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The team at Coker Law is working together to ensure that our valued staff, clients and families are following all recommendations provided by our local, state and national leadership. We know this is a stressful time with many changes occurring, so we want to reassure you Coker Law is taking every measure to ensure the welfare of our staff and the continuity of our service to our clients.

We are communicating with the courts to reschedule any postponed proceedings and will be pro-active in informing our clients of those new dates. Our office is now open during normal business hours and we are taking all necessary precautions to ensure the safety of our staff, clients and visitors. If you would like to meet with one of our attorneys in person we can provide masks, gloves and hand sanitizer upon request. Also be assured that every staff member is sanitizing their work space each day and common areas are sanitized after each use. We are also monitoring staff temperatures daily. We remain available by phone and videoconference if you prefer. Your safety and well being is always our top priority.

Our thoughts are with all those impacted by the Coronavirus, and we wish to express our utmost gratitude to the healthcare professionals working tirelessly to care for our community

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Coker Law Wins Justice For Victim Of Drunk Driver

Posted on Monday, June 8th, 2020

Due to the negligence of a drunk driver, Kendall Geisenburg’s life would never be the same after her vehicle was abruptly hit by an impaired Mr. Jones on September 25th, 2014. Although Kendall was stopped at the time of the crash, there was nowhere for her to go and nothing she could do to avoid […]

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Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect in the Wake of the COVID-19 Facility Lockdown

Posted on Monday, June 1st, 2020

When nursing homes and assisted living facilities restricted visitation in an attempt to reduce the spread of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), concerned families were left unable to check on their loved one’s care and safety. It’s become apparent that residents living in nursing homes and assisted living facilities are among the hardest hit by the pandemic, […]

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The Impact COVID-19 Can Have On The Value of Your Personal Injury Case

Posted on Sunday, May 24th, 2020

The Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has disrupted everyone’s day-to-day lives in more ways than one could have ever expected. Under normal circumstances, dealing with an injury and a personal injury case has the ability to feel like it has taken over your life. However, in the wake of this pandemic, your personal injury case may be […]

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Coker Law Forced To File Lawsuit After Hotel Refuses To Take Accountability

Posted on Thursday, May 21st, 2020

Nicola Carter never imagined a trip to Jacksonville with her children would leave her with serious injuries, resulting in a lifetime of pain and total knee replacement surgery. As Mrs. Carter and her family were finishing breakfast at the Jacksonville Airport Aloft Hotel in August 2013, she got up to move her car to the […]

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Coker Law Wins CSX Conductor $1.7 Million Verdict

Posted on Monday, May 11th, 2020

When CSX employee Kevin Looney was visiting Jacksonville for meetings as a labor union representative, he never imagined he would return to his family in Tampa with lifelong pain, suffering, and permanent injuries due to the negligence of another driver. While traveling around Jacksonville, Mr. Looney was slowing for traffic when a negligent driver abruptly […]

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How To Manage An Injury If You Are Sheltering In Place During COVID-19

Posted on Friday, April 10th, 2020

With the increasing diagnoses of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), many hospitals are overrun, and healthcare professionals overworked. A multitude of other smaller medical facilities have cancelled or postponed their non-emergency or elective surgeries and procedures in an effort to flatten the curve. However, what are you supposed to do if you’re injured? What if you had […]

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What To Do If You’re Involved In A Motor Vehicle Accident During The COVID-19 Pandemic

Posted on Friday, March 27th, 2020

Right now, with the spread of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) it feels like everything is changing on a daily basis.  So, it’s important to know what is different and what has remained the same when in the moments after a crash.  An accident is already overwhelming and confusing without all of this uncertainty.  It’s important that […]

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Jacksonville Healthcare Facilities Taking Steps To Battle Coronavirus

Posted on Monday, March 23rd, 2020

As the Coronavirus (COVID-19) makes its way across the United States, healthcare facilities across the nation are implementing extra measures to ensure the health and safety of the communities they serve. The situation is changing by the hour, so each facility remains in contact with the Center for Disease Control to determine the best course […]

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Protecting Seniors In Long-Term Care Facilities During Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Posted on Tuesday, March 17th, 2020

As the nation takes steps to slow the spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19) the CDC is implementing specific actions to protect the elderly who are the most vulnerable to the virus.  The term “social distancing,” has become part of an integral part of containment and that includes restricting large groups from gathering, closing buildings, limiting business […]

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Coker Law Adds Nursing Home Abuse Expert Attorney Steve Watrel, P.A. to its Elite Team of Trial Lawyers

Posted on Wednesday, January 22nd, 2020

Coker Law is proud to announce the addition of attorney Steve Watrel as the newest member of the firm. Mr. Watrel is the only personal injury law attorney fighting nursing home abuse for the past 25 years in Jacksonville. His proven approach to elder law is heralded nationwide for its integrity in court, designating him […]

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