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Domenic J. Celeste

Domenic J. Celeste

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  • Workers' Compensation, Personal Injury
  • Florida
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Biography

Virtual Accident Attorney ("VAA") is based in Palm Beach County, Florida, but represents those injured in accidents on the job and/or as a result of the fault of another all across Florida. VAA does not maintain an office nor staff; rather, it utilizes innovative technology and automation to perform actions in the most time-efficient and cost-effective manner on the market. Further, unlike other law firms, all communication is directly with your attorney and in the manner of your preference - whenever, wherever.

Practice Areas
Workers' Compensation
Personal Injury
Animal & Dog Bites, Brain Injury, Car Accidents, Construction Accidents, Motorcycle Accidents, Premises Liability, Truck Accidents
Fees
  • Free Consultation
  • Contingent Fees
    Work Comp: 25% by contract; 10-20% by Statute (in some situations) Personal Injury: 33.33% before suit; 40% after suit per Florida Bar
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Florida
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Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
Professional Experience
Owner | Attorney
Virtual Accident Attorney
- Current
Florida Workers' Compensation & Personal Injury.
Associate Attorney
Celeste Law Firm
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Workers' Compensation, Social Security, Personal Injury
Education
Florida Coastal School of Law
J.D. (2013) | Law
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Roger Williams University
B.S. (2009) | Major: Construction Management; Minor: Business
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Activities: Varsity Lacrosse
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Awards
Rising Stars
SuperLawyers
Based off of an evaluation of 12 indicators including peer recognition and professional achievement in legal practice.
Rising Stars
SuperLawyers
Based off of an evaluation of 12 indicators including peer recognition and professional achievement in legal practice.
Rising Stars
SuperLawyers
Based off of an evaluation of 12 indicators including peer recognition and professional achievement in legal practice.
10 Best Workers' Compensation Attorneys - Florida
American Institute of Legal Counsel
For exceptional and outstanding client service.
Professional Associations
Florida State Bar  # 0105796
Member
Current
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Florida Workers' Advocates
Board of Directors
- Current
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Palm Beach County Chapter of the Florida Association of Woman Lawyers
Board of Directors
- Current
Activities: Member since 2013
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Florida Bar Association
Member
- Current
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Palm Beach County Bar Association
Member
- Current
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Young Lawyers Section of the Palm Beach County Bar Association
Member
- Current
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American Trial Lawyers Association
Member
- Current
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Hispanic Bar Association
Member
- Current
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Florida Justice Association
Member
- Current
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Workers’ Compensation Practice Committee
Member
- Current
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Florida Workers’ Advocates
Member
- Current
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National Organization of Social Security Claimants’ Representatives
Member
- Current
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Publications
Articles & Publications
Top 10 Considerations when Converting to or Opening a Virtual Law Practice
Avvo
Speaking Engagements
Future of Practicing Law: Working Remotely & Virtually, FWA Conference, Virtual
Florida Workers' Advocates
Things and services to consider for attorneys working remotely or virtually.
Evidence, FWA Conference, Orlando, FL
Florida Workers' Advocates
Florida Evidence Code as it relates to Florida Workers' Compensation cases.
Evidence, FWA Conference, Orlando, FL
Florida Workers' Advocates
Florida Evidence Code as it relates to Florida Workers' Compensation cases.
Certifications
Legal Research and Writing
Florida Coastal School of Law
Websites & Blogs
Website
Virtual Accident Attorney
Blog
Virtual Accident Attorney - Learn
Videos
In this video, you'll learn about the top 10 worst mistakes (plus a bonus) that you can make in a Florida Workers' Compensation case that may end it forever. Top 10 MISTAKES that may KILL your Work Comp case! (+BONUS)

In this video, you'll learn about the top 10 worst mistakes (plus a bonus) that you can make in a Florida Workers' Compensation case that may end it forever.

In this video, you'll learn the two ways that your Florida Workers' Compensation attorney makes money, so you don't get cheated! 2 WAYS your Work Comp ATTORNEY gets PAID & HOW MUCH! (Don't get cheated!)

In this video, you'll learn the two ways that your Florida Workers' Compensation attorney makes money, so you don't get cheated!

In this video, you'll learn the three most important questions at your Florida Workers' Compensation deposition! 3 most IMPORTANT QUESTIONS at your Work Comp DEPOSITION!

In this video, you'll learn the three most important questions at your Florida Workers' Compensation deposition!

In this video, you 4 EVENTS that could MAKE OR BREAK your Work Comp case! (Seriously!)

In this video, you

In this video, you 4 OTHER OPTIONS besides Work Comp if you get hurt at work! (Work Comp the best choice?)

In this video, you

This video is a brief guide to the four ways that you can sue your employer for your Florida Workers' Compensation injury! 4 WAYS to SUE your EMPLOYER for your Work Comp injury! (Brief Guide)

This video is a brief guide to the four ways that you can sue your employer for your Florida Workers' Compensation injury!

In this video, you'll learn all of the reasons why you absolutely need to hire an attorney to handle your Florida Workers' Compensation case! 6 REASONS why you CAN

In this video, you'll learn all of the reasons why you absolutely need to hire an attorney to handle your Florida Workers' Compensation case!

In this video, you 6 TIPS to HELP keep a BETTER Work Comp case! (After you get hurt)

In this video, you

In this video, you 6 TIPS to HELP make a BETTER Work Comp case! (When you get hurt)

In this video, you

In this video, you 6 TIPS to HELP setup a BETTER Work Comp case! (Before you get hurt)

In this video, you

In this video, you 6 UNBELIEVABLE things to know about Florida WORK COMP LAWS!

In this video, you

In this video, you Can you TRUST your Work Comp DOCTOR? (Answered!)

In this video, you

In this video, you'll learn about every type of possible Florida Workers' Compensation case to know whether you have one or not! Do you HAVE a Work Comp CASE? Find out here! (FULL list)

In this video, you'll learn about every type of possible Florida Workers' Compensation case to know whether you have one or not!

In this video, you DON

In this video, you

In this video, you'll learn every single question that you may be asked in your Florida Workers' Compensation deposition! EVERY QUESTION asked at a Work Comp DEPOSITION! (Don't mess this up!)

In this video, you'll learn every single question that you may be asked in your Florida Workers' Compensation deposition!

This video is a brief guide to everything there is to know about Florida Workers' Compensation Mediations! EVERYTHING to know about a Work Comp MEDIATION! (Brief Guide)

This video is a brief guide to everything there is to know about Florida Workers' Compensation Mediations!

This is a brief guide to everything you need to know about Florida Workers' Compensation cases involving car accidents! EVERYTHING to know about CAR ACCIDENT Work Comp cases! (Brief Guide)

This is a brief guide to everything you need to know about Florida Workers' Compensation cases involving car accidents!

This video is a brief guide with tips on everything you need to know about Florida Workers' Compensation Court aka Final Hearing! EVERYTHING to know about Work Comp COURT aka FINAL HEARING! (Brief Guide + Tips)

This video is a brief guide with tips on everything you need to know about Florida Workers' Compensation Court aka Final Hearing!

In this video, you'll learn how you can get $2,000 in your Florida Workers' Compensation case without settling it and even if it's denied. Get PAID $2,000 NOW in your Work Comp case! (Brief guide to an advance payment)

In this video, you'll learn how you can get $2,000 in your Florida Workers' Compensation case without settling it and even if it's denied.

In this video, an attorney (me) will prepare you with all of the basics to your Florida Workers' Compensation deposition! Get PREPARED for your Work Comp DEPOSITION by an ATTORNEY! (The basics)

In this video, an attorney (me) will prepare you with all of the basics to your Florida Workers' Compensation deposition!

In this video, you Here's a FULL LIST of EVERY PERSON in a Work Comp case! (Knowledge = success)

In this video, you

In this video, you'll learn the full process and how long it takes to get your Florida Workers' Compensation settlement money! HOW LONG until you get your Work Comp SETTLEMENT MONEY? (Full process)

In this video, you'll learn the full process and how long it takes to get your Florida Workers' Compensation settlement money!

In this video, you HOW to get a NEW DOCTOR in a Work Comp case! (Brief guide to a one-time change in physician)

In this video, you

In this video, you How to SETTLE your Work Comp case for MORE MONEY! (Factors that add value)

In this video, you

This video is a brief guide with tips on the most important information you need to know for Florida Workers' Compensation depositions! IMPORTANT INFORMATION about Work Comp DEPOSITIONS! (Brief Guide + Tips)

This video is a brief guide with tips on the most important information you need to know for Florida Workers' Compensation depositions!

In this video, you'll learn what costs you may expect to pay in your Florida Workers' Compensation case. Is it FREE to have a Work Comp CASE? (Costs to expect!)

In this video, you'll learn what costs you may expect to pay in your Florida Workers' Compensation case.

In this video, you'll learn whether you should sue your employer for your Florida Workers' Compensation injury if you can! Is it WORTH SUING your EMPLOYER for your Work Comp injury? (Answer!)

In this video, you'll learn whether you should sue your employer for your Florida Workers' Compensation injury if you can!

In this video, you The BEST TIME to SETTLE your Work Comp case for MORE MONEY!

In this video, you

In this video, you'll learn about the single most important thing to get in your Florida Workers' Compensation case to get the most benefits possible! The MOST IMPORTANT thing to WIN the Work Comp JACKPOT! (This changes everything!)

In this video, you'll learn about the single most important thing to get in your Florida Workers' Compensation case to get the most benefits possible!

In this video, you The QUICKEST WAY to LOSE you Work Comp case! (Important dates to know)

In this video, you

In this video, you'll learn about everything you can get from your Florida Workers' Compensation case, including medical care & lost wages! WHAT CAN you GET from your Work Comp case? Find out here! (Hint: not a lot!)

In this video, you'll learn about everything you can get from your Florida Workers' Compensation case, including medical care & lost wages!

In this video, you'll learn how long your Florida Workers' Compensation case may take to end based on different factors. WHEN does your Work Comp case END? (Deciding FACTORS!)

In this video, you'll learn how long your Florida Workers' Compensation case may take to end based on different factors.

Legal Answers
46 Questions Answered
Q. I’m currently on floridas Workmen’s Compensation and my doctor has cleared me for modified work. If I want to refuse the
A: You can get therapy even if you refuse to return to work, which only really affects to getting work comp checks. However, before you refuse the job that was offered, I'd highly recommend that you speak to an attorney licensed to practice law in Florida and who handles workers' compensation cases to talk about your options.
Q. If I injured something directly due to a workers comp injury is that new injury also covered under workers comp?
A: Very good question! This would, most likely, fall under the initial date of accident with the insurance company, even though it's, technically, a new accident. If this new injury happened while working, it could either be a new injury or fall under the original accident. Either way, you should be covered, but I anticipate that work comp may give you some trouble, especially if your asserting that your new injury was caused by overuse/overcompensation for the original injury. As such, I highly recommend that you contact an attorney licensed to practice law in Florida and who regularly handles workers' compensation cases to help you with this.
Q. Can a lawyer review my personal injury case that my lawyer refused to take to trial?
A: I'm not sure what you mean by review, but if you mean hire a new attorney - yes you can. Attorneys differ in opinions, but the fact that your first attorney did not want to take the case to trial is a red flag for any new attorneys. I'd recommend that you consult with an attorney licensed to practice law in Florida and who regularly handles personal injury cases.
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Virtual Accident Attorney
7750 Okeechobee Blvd., Suite #4-1094
(This is a VIRTUAL MAILING ADDRESS)
West Palm Beach, FL 33411
Toll-Free: (833) 822-1354
Telephone: (561) 935-3822
Cell: (561) 935-3822
Fax: (561) 935-3822
Monday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Tuesday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Wednesday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Thursday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Friday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed (Today)
Notice: Even though I am only "open" from 9am-5pm, M-F, feel free to text or email me at any time or on any day and, if I'm not busy, I will get right back to you.