Domnick Cunningham & Whalen (DCW) is a cutting-edge law practice committed to doing one thing: what’s best for its clients. As one of the largest boutique litigation law firms in the area, DCW is dedicated to responsible advocacy and offering personalized solutions for righting wrongs. Built on a foundation of leadership, innovation, and community service, DCW is a trusted, client-focused firm that protects the rights of people against the powerful.
Prominent and proven trial attorneys Fred Cunningham, Sean Domnick, Jeanmarie Whalen, and Greg Yaffa lead DCW’s team of litigators. The skilled trial attorneys specialize in catastrophic personal injury, wrongful death, medical malpractice, nursing home abuse, product liability, insurance bad faith, and trucking litigation.
DCW takes tremendous pride in being recognized by peers with some of the most prestigious awards given to trial lawyers including The Perry Nichols Award, presented to Fred Cunningham in 2017 to honor his perseverance, commitment, and unmatched dedication to the civil justice system; The BJ Masterson Award for Professionalism, presented to Sean Domnick in 2016 for serving the legal community with the highest degree of ethical professionalism; and The Justice Barbara Pariente Award, presented to Jeanmarie Whalen in 2017 for demonstrating a commitment to promoting women in the legal community.
The firm has obtained significant recoveries on behalf of its clients. In 2014, Sean Domnick obtained the largest recorded verdict against the Pap smear industry for misdiagnosis of cervical cancer, which has resulted in an explosion of this litigation across the country. Fred Cunningham has recovered close to $400 million in settlements and verdicts for his clients, and Jeanmarie Whalen has obtained more than 30 multimillion-dollar recoveries for her clients.
DCW also has a record of local, state, and national leadership. Sean Domnick is the newly elected parliamentarian of the American Association for Justice, and he and Jeanmarie Whalen are members of the organization’s board of governors. Greg Yaffa is past president of the Palm Beach County Justice Association and was one of the youngest attorneys to hold the organizations’ highest office. Fred Cunningham is past president of the Florida Justice Association and was recently selected for fellowship to the International Society of Barristers.
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Domnick Cunningham & Whalen
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