John joined Donoghue & Associates as a trial lawyer in 2010. Born in Miami, Florida, he is a third generation Floridian who has lived in Brevard County for 30 years.
John attended the University of Florida, receiving his undergraduate degree with High Honors in 1979. John continued at the University of Florida College of Law obtaining his law degree in 1982.
As a trial lawyer with more than 30 years experience, including as a former insurance defense attorney, John Hedrick has in-depth litigation experience in the areas of Personal Injury, Workers Compensation and insurance dispute claims, and has litigated extensively in both State and Federal Courts.
John is recognized as a Civil Trial Specialist by the Florida Bar and the National Board of Trial Advocacy. The distinction of being a board-certified civil trial lawyer is held by less than two percent of Florida lawyers. He is certified to practice in all Florida Courts as well as the Middle and Southern District, Federal Courts.