The Best Lawyers in America 2024 edition recently honored seven Bedell attorneys for excellence in their respective practice areas. Since 1983, the Best Lawyers publication has been universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence. Please join us in congratulating these attorneys.
Bedell is proud to announce that Bobby Farnell II, Michael E. Lockamy, David Barksdale, Brian Coughlin, and Hank Coxe have been recognized in the 2023 edition of Florida’s Super Lawyers Magazine.
Bedell is proud to have served again as a sponsor for the Florida Bar Convention June 21-24, 2023. Highlights of this year’s convention included several panel discussions, a 50-Year Member Luncheon, and a President’s Reception. Learn more about the convention and the passing of the gavel.
Bedell was a proud sponsor of the 2023 Wine Tasting Gala benefiting the Tom Coughlin Jay Fund Foundation. Proceeds from the event assist local families tackling childhood cancer.
The Florida Supreme Court Historical Society presented ‘A Supreme Evening’ in Tallahassee on January 26th, 2023. Bedell Director, Hank Coxe, was the event’s master of ceremonies. Hank is a former president of the Society’s trustees.
John Woodlee specializes in complex commercial litigation, general civil litigation, and appellate litigation. Learn more about John’s background and professional experience.
In his latest article for the Jacksonville Daily Record, Bedell Director Brian Coughlin discusses the 2022 legislative session. His article “JBA Board of Governors: Florida’s evolving criminal justice laws” offers a brief review of this year’s Florida legislative session.
Our firm is proud to be honored as one of the 2023 U.S. News and Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms.” Bedell was recognized as a Tier 1 firm in the Jacksonville metropolitan area for litigation excellence in 13 practice areas ranging from Criminal Defense to Personal Injury Litigation.
Bedell Firm Director, Hank Coxe, discusses nonpartisanship in his Florida Times-Union column titled, “New civics courses should include lessons on nonpartisanship”, published on the front page of Sunday’s REASON section.
Bedell Director Hank Coxe hosted a “Behind the Scenes Tour” of the historic Bedell building alongside his fellow Cathedral District board members. Attending guests included existing and prospective members of the Cathedral District.
Bedell Firm paralegal, Erica L. Cruzat, takes things to new heights in and outside of the firm. Erica recently spent two weeks scaling mountains in Ecuador. Learn more about her exciting expedition.
Bedell is proud to announce that John A. DeVault, III, Bobby Farnell II, Michael E. Lockamy, David Barksdale, Brian Coughlin, and Hank Coxe have been recognized in the 2022 edition of Florida’s Super Lawyers Magazine.
The Best Lawyers in America 2023 edition honored eight Bedell attorneys for their excellence in their respective practice areas. Since 1983, the Best Lawyers publication has been universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence.
The Bedell Firm was a proud sponsor of the 2022 Annual Florida Bar Convention, June 22-25. The convention’s highlights this year included a Judicial Luncheon with a State of the Judiciary address given by Florida Supreme Court Chief Justice Charles T. Canady, a 50-Year Member Luncheon, and a President’s Reception.
David Barksdale, Henry M. Coxe, III, John A. DeVault, III, and Michael E. Lockamy have been recognized in the 2022 Florida Trend Legal Elite. The Florida Trend Legal Elite presents Florida’s top 1.4% of licensed and practicing attorneys selected by their peers.
With over 155 years of litigation excellence, the Bedell Firm has a fascinating and extensive history. Visit our visual history timeline to learn more about the pivotal moments that have shaped our firm’s legacy over the years.
In commemoration of Jacksonville’s Great Fire, the Bedell Firm sponsored the Jacksonville Bicentennial Great Fire Run, hosted by the Jacksonville Historical Society.