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Daughter Finds Justice For Mother Who Was Neglected To Death By Nursing Home

Posted on Tuesday, September 27th, 2022

When Mrs. Sandra Smith’s daughter, Anna, placed her mom into a skilled nursing facility, she entrusted her most beloved family member to their care – care that the facility ensured her they could, and would, provide. Anna expected the facility’s staff and caregivers to keep her mom safe, and provide for her needs. Unfortunately, the […]

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Coker Law Fights GEICO Insurance To Cover Their Own Customer’s Injuries Wins $775,000

Posted on Wednesday, September 14th, 2022

On February 16, 2019, Joseph Johnson, a 26-year-old logistics specialist at Mayo Clinic, was traveling west on Beach Boulevard on his way to the Humane Society to drop off some dog food he had purchased as a donation. As he approached the intersection of Southside Boulevard and Beach Boulevard, he brought his car to a […]

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U-Turn Crash in San Marco Leads to Lifetime of Back Pain

Posted on Thursday, September 8th, 2022

The intersection of Hendricks Avenue and San Marco Boulevard can be a bit tricky, even if you’ve lived in Jacksonville your entire life. Mr. Brown* was traveling south on Hendricks Avenue where it meets oncoming traffic from the San Marco Square in front of the Presbyterian Church. His vehicle was struck by a driver trying […]

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Truck Driver Struck After Breakdown is Awarded More Than $14 Million To Recover and Regain His Livelihood

Posted on Thursday, September 8th, 2022

Orlando Valle is a Cuban immigrant who made the most of every opportunity in this country. He worked his way up from agricultural laborer to earning $130,000 per year as an owner-operator truck driver. A thriving business owner with a proud safety record, Orlando was able to provide for his wife, daughter, and grandchildren, and […]

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Determined Coker Law Attorney Fights to Defeat Worker’s Compensation Immunity for Battered Client

Posted on Thursday, September 8th, 2022

Paul Jones* had just finished a long day of work on June 2, 2017, when he clocked out to head home.  Unfortunately, Jones found himself stuck in the parking lot because his manager had opened his own car door and was refusing to let Jones back his car out of its parking space. Jones felt […]

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Is It Legal To Drive Barefoot In Florida? – We Answer One Of The Most Googled Questions About Driving

Posted on Tuesday, August 2nd, 2022

One of the most Googled questions is “can I drive barefoot?” Actually you can. Here in Florida, it’s not against the law to drive barefoot. However, just because there’s no law against it – doesn’t mean that it’s always a good idea. Please take extra care to make sure your foot doesn’t slip off the […]

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$350,000 To Doctor Injured In Parking Lot Crash

Posted on Tuesday, August 2nd, 2022

A chiropractic physician, who was visiting Jacksonville with his wife, was driving through the parking lot of his hotel when the couple’s car was struck by another vehicle. The force of the crash jammed the doctor’s knees into the dashboard, leaving him with immediate and ongoing pain in his knees. At Coker Law, we see […]

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$4.5 Million to Local Electrician Injured on Construction Site

Posted on Wednesday, June 22nd, 2022

A 68-year-old electrician working on a new building in Jacksonville forever had his life altered after falling four stories while working onsite. Sadly, the electrician had intended to retire and travel the world with his wife only months later. The glass company’s workers failed to install a required safety system on a window frame, and […]

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Overgrowth Blamed For Truck Hitting Grandmother

Posted on Monday, December 13th, 2021

It Started As Just A Morning Stroll On the morning of December 8, 2015, Diane Miles* headed out for a light morning walk with her granddaughter in her stroller. They were enjoying the beautiful day when Mrs. Miles stopped on the sidewalk of an intersection to check for traffic before crossing the street.  There was […]

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Family Turns To Coker Law To Fight Facility’s Failure For Their Father

Posted on Monday, December 13th, 2021

Mr. Walters* had been aging in his home, but was starting to show signs of confusion and weakness. His family, concerned, took him for a check-up at a nearby hospital. After a short stay, he was discharged in stable condition to a skilled nursing facility for short-term rehab. Due to his weakness, he was diagnosed […]

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