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Remembering the late U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Posted on Wednesday, November 18th, 2020

By Fraz Ahmed, JBA board of governors The moment I heard that U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg had passed away, I was devastated. Not for myself, but for my wife, Lindsay. I knew Lindsay would be heartbroken. She’s an amazing lawyer, but an even better mother, and she idolized Justice Ginsburg, plain and […]

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Mass. Nursing Home COVID-19 Criminal Case Stuns Attys

Posted on Tuesday, October 6th, 2020

By Y. Peter Kang Law360 (October 2, 2020, 8:53 PM EDT) — The recent filing of criminal charges against two top administrators at a Massachusetts veterans’ nursing home over a COVID-19 outbreak that killed 76 residents came as a surprise to health care attorneys, who mulled whether such charges could be politically motivated. Touted by […]

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Ultimate Attorneys 2020: Howard C. Coker of Coker Law

Posted on Monday, September 28th, 2020

Being an attorney brings with a host of challenges and opportunities — and the 2020 JBJ Ultimate Attorneys have embraced all of them. Coming from a range of backgrounds and specializing in a variety of areas, these men and women represent the best that the legal profession has to offer. As well as excelling in things […]

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Coker Law attorneys included among The Best Lawyers in America

Posted on Monday, September 28th, 2020

The Resident Community News – posted 9/2/20 Fourteen attorneys from Coker Law have been included in the 2021 listing of The Best Lawyers in America’s 27th edition. Included within the listings are is attorneys Howard Coker, Dan Iracki, Matthew Posgay, Jake Schickel, Charles Sorenson, Steve Watrel, Rufus Pennington III, Fraz Ahmed, Chelsea Harris, Janeen Kirch, […]

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The Women of Coker Law – Talented, Successful, Empowered

Posted on Monday, September 28th, 2020

Written by Susan Cushing, Attorney At Law Magazine For nearly half a century, Coker Law has been one of the most successful and highly respected trial law firms in Jacksonville. Their board-certified attorneys are among the most accomplished and impressive in the country. The leadership of this established firm continues to expand its strength and […]

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JWLA 2020 Lawyer of the Year! – Coker Law’s Lindsay Tygart

Posted on Monday, September 28th, 2020

Woman Lawyer of the Year! The Jacksonville Women’s Lawyers Association 2020 Woman Lawyer of the Year is someone who rises to every challenge and not only meets those challenges head-on but excels and surpasses every expectation. Lindsay Tygart is a role model to many for her work as a trial attorney, community servant, a bar […]

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The Marbut Report: Tygart named JWLA Lawyer of the Year

Posted on Monday, September 28th, 2020

The Coker Law attorney is recognized for mentorship, “tackling leadership roles.” by: Max Marbut Associate Editor In recognition of her community involvement and commitment to professionalism and the values of the Jacksonville Women Lawyers Association, the group named Lindsay Tygart its 2020 Woman Lawyer of the Year. Tygart is a senior member of the medical […]

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Attorney At Law – Attorney of the Month Lindsay Tygart

Posted on Monday, September 28th, 2020

Lindsay Tygart: Bringing Justice to Tragic Situations Written By: Vicki Hogue-Davies Trial attorney Lindsay Tygart shows a dedication to helping victims of medical malpractice, nursing home abuse, and other personal injuries that is founded in the lessons she learned growing up in her Jacksonville home. Tygart, head of Coker Law’s medical malpractice division, absorbed her […]

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Howard Coker: ‘A Man For All Seasons’

Posted on Monday, September 28th, 2020

His priorities are clear and succinct: “Family, friends and trying lawsuits.” Such decisiveness and commitment seems inherent to Howard Coker. Precocious or prescient, a 9-year-old Coker announced to his parents that he was going to be a trial lawyer. Laughingly, he acknowledges he’s not even sure where the idea came from, but it was genuine […]

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Coker Law Proudly Announces the Inclusion of 14 Attorneys in the 27th Edition of The Best Lawyers in America

Posted on Thursday, August 20th, 2020

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Aug. 20, 2020 – Coker Law is honored to announce the inclusion of attorneys Howard Coker, Dan Iracki, Matthew Posgay, Jake Schickel, Charles Sorenson, Steve Watrel, Rufus Pennington III, Fraz Ahmed, Chelsea Harris, Janeen Kirch, Chase Sorenson, Aaron Sprague, David Thompson, and Lindsay Tygart in the 2021 listing of The Best Lawyers in […]

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