About Us

William H. McKnight, Tampa AttorneyWilliam H. McKnight, Attorney, is a lawyer who handles personal injury, workers compensation and social security cases including Tampa, Brandon, Plant City, Riverview and Land O’ Lakes, in Hillsborough County, Florida, The attorney also handles personal injury, workers compensation and social security cases in St. Petersburg and Clearwater in Pinellas county, Wesley Chapel, Zephyrhills, Dade City, New Port Richey in Pasco County, Florida,  Spring Hill and Brooksville in Hernando County, Florida, and Lakeland and Winter Haven in Polk County, Florida.

William H. McKnight has practiced law for over 23 years and has handled more than a thousand cases. The office prides itself on accessibility to the attorney and timely communications with the injured plaintiffs, injured workers, and the disabled people he represents.

A graduate of H.B. Plant High School in Tampa, Florida, he continued his studies at Hillsborough Community College earning his Associate of Arts degree in 1976 as he worked for the State of Florida in juvenile justice.

Thereafter, he obtained his Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of South Florida in 1981 before enrolling in the Cumberland School of Law at Samford University in Birmingham, Alabama.

William H. McKnight finished his studies at Cumberland in December of 1986, then becoming a member of the Florida Bar in May of 1987. He is a member of the Florida Bar, Trial Lawyers and Workers Compensation sections, and the Hillsborough County Bar, Trial Lawyers and Workers Compensation sections in Tampa, Florida.

He personally handles each case providing individual, personal attention.

He is admitted to practice law in all Florida courts, before the federal administrative law judges (social security judges) with the Office of Disability Determinations and Appeals, the United States District Court, Middle District of Florida and the United States Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals in Atlanta, Georgia.