A Team of Trusted Personal Injury Lawyers  Ready to Advocate for You

About Chanfrau & Chanfrau

A Family of Personal Injury Attorneys Serving Central Florida Since 1976

Chanfrau & Chanfrau is a family-run law firm that has developed a reputation for excellence from our offices in Daytona Beach and Palm Coast, FL. Our personal injury and employment law attorneys are dedicated, aggressive advocates for victims of accidents, negligence, and abuse. We have successfully achieved over $300 million in settlements and verdicts for our clients throughout central Florida. The personal injury attorneys, paralegals, and legal assistants at our law firm are passionate about fighting for the financial compensation you deserve in order to help you and your family move past these troubled times.

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Welcome to Chanfrau & Chanfrau, where we strive to protect the rights of clients who have suffered losses due to the negligent acts of others. We pride ourselves on the compassion and understanding we bring to each client's case. It is our goal to provide you and your family with the best possible outcome to your personal injury claim. We invite you to browse our videos to learn more about our practice areas and specialties.

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Our personal injury attorneys have been representing clients in and around the communities of Daytona Beach and Palm Coast for over 40 years. Our team is highly regarded by our peers in the legal community and we are dedicated to pursuing fair compensation for injured victims and their families. If you are considering legal action following a personal injury caused by the negligent actions of someone else, do not hesitate to schedule a free consultation today.

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"One of the Best Lawyers I've Ever Dealt With" 5 Star Reviews

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Jay O

2021

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One of the best lawyers I've ever dealt with they know what they're doing and I have a great experience every time I see them.

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Tracy Lynn Gravino

2021

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Amanda and the Entire Staff are Excellent.  Answered all our questions and concerns within a matter of hours...always returned phone calls and emails. They kept us informed every step of the way.   I cant say enough about Amanda and Bill Jr.  They are Amazing and I highly Recommend them, all other Atty's need to take a page out of their book !!

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Meet the Chanfraus Upholding a Family Tradition

W.M Chanfrau, Sr., our senior partner, established his legal practice in 1976, but our family has been involved in personal injury and other legal cases in Volusia County since 1936. Our dedication to the legal process in our generational home state of Florida is part of a long family tradition that we are proud to keep alive. Meet our family of attorneys serving communities in the greater central Florida area from our offices in Daytona Beach and Palm Coast.

W.M. Chanfrau, Sr.

W.M. Chanfrau, Sr.

Following graduation from Florida State University in 1968, W.M. Chanfrau, Sr. served as a Commissioned Officer in the United States Navy Reserve where he reached the rank of Lieutenant before earning his honorable discharge. Graduating 3rd in his class at Stetson University College of Law, Mr. Chanfrau, Sr., was admitted to the Florida State Bar in 1973. Only three years later, he founded his own law firm to offer injured parties in Florida the legal counsel they need to achieve the justice they deserve. Since then, Mr. Chanfrau, Sr. has been recognized by his peers as one of the top lawyers in the state, with honors and awards including:

  • The Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent Rating for the Highest Level of Professional Excellence
  • The National Top 100 Trial Lawyers
  • AVVO Clients Choice for Top Attorney Personal Injury

William M. Chanfrau, Jr.

William M. Chanfrau, Jr.

Graduating from Florida State University in 1993 with a BS in Political Science, William M. Chanfrau, Jr. followed in his father's footsteps, earning his Juris Doctor degree from Stetson University College of Law. Following graduation from law school, Mr. Chanfrau, Jr. joined the State Attorneys Office. Joining his father at Chanfrau & Chanfrau in 2001, Mr. Chanfrau, Jr. has earned a reputation among his peers as one of the most accomplished personal injury lawyers in the state of Florida. Working with clients in personal injury, personal injury protection litigation, and criminal law, Mr. Chanfrau, Jr. has been honored to receive professional accolades including:

  • The Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent Rating for the Highest Level of Professional Excellence
  • America’s Top 100 Attorneys
  • Best Attorney, Rue Rating's Best Attorneys of America

Kelly Chanfrau

Kelly Chanfrau

After graduating Cum Laude from Florida State University, Kelly Chanfrau continued her academic excellence earning her Juris Doctor degree with honors from Stetson University College of Law. As a partner at a Tampa law firm representing Fortune 500 companies, local governments, and large nationwide retailers, Ms. Chanfrau successfully represented individuals, businesses, and governments at both state and federal levels. Returning to Daytona Beach to join her father and brother at Chanfrau & Chanfrau, Ms. Chanfrau has earned a reputation of success when representing clients in civil rights litigation, employment law, and class actions. Her honors and distinctions include:

  • Lawyer of the Year 2021
  • Best Lawyers in America
  • The Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent Rating for the Highest Level of Professional Excellence

Awards & Recognitions

US News Best Law Firms 2017
US New Best Lawyers 2018
10 Best for 2 Years - American Institute of PI Attorneys
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US News Best Law Firms 2021
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Lawyers of Distinction 2020
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10 Best Law Firm Client Satisfaction 2019-2020 award from American Institute of Personal Injury Attorneys
Florida Bar Board Certification for Labor & Employment Law

"I Felt Like I Was Family" More Satisfied Clients

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Edward Walker

2021

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I would like to take a moment and submit a review of my experience with Chanfrau & Chanfrau after I obtained them as my Attorney of choice after I had been T-Boned in an Auto Accident by another vehicle. From the initial phone call  to their office to the extremely Happy end result of my case, I felt like I was Family.  Whenever I called I was treated with the upmost Respect, Courtesy, and Concern for my well Being and of any concerns I had at the time.  They Basically held my hand through the whole process and took care of everything They said , You just worry about getting better, We got this! My attorney William Chanfrau Jr.and his Support staff of Laura Brown &  Ashley Miller that were handling my case were ALL absolutely phenomenal. I Really couldn't ask for more.  They have been in Business for 40 Years locally in town They have developed relationships with the providers was well as Insurance companies and are highly regarded.. That  speaks for itself. I thought at first about hiring one of the huge firms that advertise Commercials on TV every few minutes but I decided that I probably would be just another number . I chose a Local Attorney that I had heard great things about through the years and I couldn't have made a Better choice. The settlement I received is Life changing and will indeed help my Family immensely for years to come. If you are ever in need of an Attorney, Give Bill Chanfrau Jr. a call. You will not regret it. They are indeed 5 star in my Book. If ever I need an Attorney in the future, I know who to Call.

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Dana Stango

2021

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I needed a lawyer because I was hit, not once,not twice but 3 times. I had gone to Dan Newlin but they said they wouldn't handle my cases because it wasn't enough money and all were going thru my insurance because the other drivers had none. So, I chose Chanfrau and Chanfrau. I am so happy I did! Bill Chanfrau and his Paralegal ,Laura were a Godsend! They were there for me with every phone call I made, Dr appointment I needed etc. Handling 3 accidents at once is not an easy task ,let alone trying to close on them. They made everything so easy. They fought very hard fir me and I couldn't be happier.  I highly recommend Chanfrau and Chanfrau to anyone who unfortunately has an accident.  I hope I Never need to use them again ,LOL ! But,if I do I will definitely use them again. Thank you Bill, Laura and the rest of your Amazing team.

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The Chanfrau Difference

When you choose Chanfrau & Chanfrau for your case, our goal is not just to help you achieve justice, but to take care of you and your family.

Compassionate Representation Allows You to Focus on What is Important

At Chanfrau & Chanfrau, we know how difficult it can be to deal with the emotional fallout of a catastrophic event, let alone the process of civil litigation. We are both large enough to serve you professionally and small enough to know you personally. Our team of personal injury lawyers strives to provide compassionate legal counsel to all of our clients. We will take care of every aspect of your case so that you can dedicate all of your time and attention to recovering from your injury. 

To schedule a free, no-obligation personal injury case review consultation at one of our law offices in Daytona Beach and Palm Coast, contact us online or give us a call:

(386) 258-7313

"Always There When I Had Questions!" Here to Support You

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jean brown

2021

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I have known the chanfrau's for years so when I needed an attorney I contacted them Bill won be a wonderful settlement for a car accident I was in I would highly recommend them

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Douglas Horchler

2021

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They treated me like family, and were always there when I had questions! They are well respected and you can not go wrong working with them!

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How Chanfrau & Chanfrau Can Help You

Chanfrau & Chanfrau handles several types of personal injury cases to best suit the needs of our clients. We build cases that are trial-ready, even though less than 10% of our cases end up going before a judge and jury.

Our Personal Injury Lawyers Can Come To You Convenient Legal Services to Help the Injured

The team at Chanfrau & Chanfrau understands that simply coping with the aftermath of a traumatic accident can be difficult. With so much going on, finding the time to visit a lawyer is likely at the bottom of the list of things to get completed. If you or a family member has been severely injured, traveling to our offices in Daytona Beach and Palm Coast may not even be a viable possibility. In such cases, our personal injury lawyers will gladly come to you to ease your burden during these challenging times. We are more than happy to meet with you at your place of work, at home, or even in your hospital room for a free, no-obligation case review.

To schedule a meeting with one of our personal injury attorneys, you can reach out to us online, or call:

(386) 258-7313

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William Warmington

2021

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They took great care of me and are very friendly and helpful.

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Jamie Kunkle

2021

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Amanda was very quick to respond to my call. The matter was resolved very quickly with the desired expectation.

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Communities We Serve

Our law firm is proud to serve the many friendly communities throughout Central Florida. From our offices in Daytona Beach and Palm Coast, we provide legal counsel to clients throughout greater Volusia County as well as our neighbors in the north in Flagler County. These communities include Beverly Beach, Bunnell, Flagler Beach, and Marineland. We also provide representation for those in the unincorporated communities of Andalusia, Bimini, Black Point, Bon Terra, Codys Corner, Deanville, Dupont, Espanola, Favoretta, Korona, Myrtle Island, Neoga, Painters Hill, Relay, Roy, St. John's Park, and Shell Bluff.

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Sigfried's Auto Accident Story

Sigfried was involved in an auto accident where he suffered severe personal injuries. Due to the injuries sustained in his accident, Sigfried was unable to return to work as a police officer. The attorneys at Chanfrau & Chanfrau were able to secure maximum compensation for his injuries so that Sigfried could focus on his recovery.

"Took the Time to Listen to My Concerns"

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Carol M

2021

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I am extremely grateful and thankful to Kelly and her team (Melanie and Dahiana) for all the work they did on my case. At my initial meeting with Kelly, I knew I was in good hands as she was very kind, understanding, and took the time to listen to my concerns without dismissing or rushing me. Her team was such a pleasure to work with throughout the course of my case; they kept me fully informed on the progress of my case and I never felt that I couldn’t reach out to Kelly or her team if I had questions or needed clarification on anything . If you’re looking for an attorney who is honest, kind, treats you like family, and has your best interests at heart, Chanfrau and Chanfrau will not fail you! Thank you Kelly and team for all you did for me.

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Shell Bell

2020

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Kelly and Laura get the  best results while making it a pleasant experience! I recently settled my case for high six figures!  Kelly and Laura also got my family  6 figures policy limits and also go her  the limits on the uninsured motorist.  I had a prior injury as well so don't believe nay sayers that you can't get anything if you have had a prior injury. Kelly and Laura are aggressive with the insurance company and they will get you the best results! I could not believe how well it turned out but they did not take any flack from the insurance company and made sure I got a good settlement. This  could be the biggest financial decision you ever make so choose wisely. I had one of the biggest firms for the other case and the results were so so. I never spoke to the lawyer and hardly the paralegal so emails only don't make you feel important. Kelly and Laura walked me thru everything and have relationships with providers out there if you need help with that (I asked for guidance). The money has changed my whole family's life and I know my family member is also grateful. My case was settled within 1 year and 9 months check in hand and that is saying something since it was during COVID. This firm is the best most ethical and competant firm in the area. Kelly has won tons of awards ad their is a reason for that! This was the best decision I ever made and I would highly recommend you call Kelly or Laura if you are hurt they will take great care of you and you will. sleep better at night knowing they have your back!

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Chanfrau & Chanfrau

Chanfrau & Chanfrau has been serving Floridians in Daytona Beach and the surrounding areas since 1976. With three attorneys and two locations, we have the resources to help you after an accident or injury. We are proud of our many achievements, including inclusion in:

  • America's Top 100 Attorneys
  • The National Trial Attorneys Top 100 List
  • Florida Trend's Florida Legal Elite

For more information about our legal services, contact our firm online or call (386) 258-7313 today.

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