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Bedell Firm team members at 2022 Great Fire Run

Bedell Firm Sponsors 2022 Great Fire Run

In commemoration of Jacksonville’s Great Fire, the Bedell Firm sponsored the Jacksonville Bicentennial Great Fire Run, hosted by the Jacksonville Historical Society.

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Brian Coughlin Featured in the Jacksonville Daily Record: A look at some of the new laws that went into effect in 2022

Brian Coughlin Discusses New Laws to Watch in Jacksonville Daily Record

Bedell Firm Director and Attorney, Brian Coughlin, discusses new Florida laws to watch in his article titled ‘A Look at Some of the New Laws That Went Into Effect in 2022’ for the Jacksonville Daily Record. 

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Renovated exterior of Bedell Firm building

Bedell Firm Building Renovation: Before and After

We are proud to announce that renovations on the Bedell Firm building are complete. Take a look at the remodeling process and the finished renovations.

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Valeen Hyde Featured Leader in the Law by Jacksonville Daily Record

Valeen M. Hyde Featured Leader in the Law by Jacksonville Daily Record

Bedell Firm attorney Valeen M. Hyde was featured as a “Leader in the Law” by the Jacksonville Daily Record. Read an excerpt from Valeen’s feature below. 

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Happy Holidays | Christmas card drawing

Happy Holidays From The Bedell Firm’s Children

Every year, our children decorate special holiday cards to help us wish you a wonderful holiday season. From our family to yours, we hope you enjoy these drawings and have a joyful holiday.

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Bedell Firm | Best Law Firms 2022 U.S. News

The Bedell Firm Named a “Best Law Firm” by U.S. News and World Report

The Bedell Firm is honored to be recognized as a Best Law Firm by U.S. News and Best Lawyers in America for the 2022 distinctions. Learn more about our recognition:

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Valeen Hyde smiles. Text reads "Valeen M. Hyde Featured in the Jacksonville Daily Record: Caveats to Intercollegiate Compensation"

Valeen M. Hyde Featured in the Jacksonville Daily Record: Caveats to Intercollegiate Compensation

Bedell Firm attorney Valeen M. Hyde recently co-authored an article for the Jacksonville Daily Record titled, “College athletes: Cashing in with caveats.” Read the full article here.

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Bedell firm attorneys stand with Charles P. Pillans, III in front of a podium. A white Bedell Firm logo is at the bottom

Bedell Firm Celebrates the Lifetime Achievements and Retirement of Charles P. Pillans, III

In April, current and former members of the Bedell Firm and their families came together to recognize former director Charles P. Pillans, III. Pillans retired …

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Bedell Firm 2020 Holiday Card

Happy Holidays From The Bedell Firm Children

Each year, our children decorate special holiday cards to help us wish you the merriest of seasons. From our family to yours, we hope you enjoy all the wonderful moments this holiday has to offer!

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Bedell Firm Building in Let There Be Light Driving Tour

Bedell Building Featured in Cathedral District’s “Let There Be Light” Driving Tour

See the Bedell Building featured for 35 nights this season in Christmas in the Cathedral District 2020: Let There Be Light, beginning Friday, November 27.

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Jennifer Griffis is a secretary at the Bedell Firm

Employee Spotlight: Jennifer Griffis

Secretary Jennifer Griffis returned to the Bedell Firm in 2020. She works with managing director David Barksdale and Ashley Cox, director and lead counsel for the firm’s family law practice. Read more.

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The exterior of the Bedell Firm building

History Spotlight: Bedell Firm Building

This month marks 115 years since the Bedell Firm building, once known as the Carnegie Library or the Jacksonville Free Public Library, first opened to the public. Learn more about its history and get an insider look at our recent remodel.

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Holiday Greetings from the Bedell Firm Children

Each year, our children decorate special holiday cards to help us wish you the merriest of seasons. From our family to yours, we hope you enjoy all the wonderful moments this holiday has to offer!

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Attorneys and paralegals at Bedell Firm smile

History Spotlight: Bedell Firm

The law firm of Bedell, Dittmar, DeVault, Pillans & Coxe, P.A. recently celebrated a 150-year milestone, making the Bedell Firm the oldest law firm in …

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Andrea Bailey smiles and looks down. A gray Bedell Firm logo is to her right

Paralegal Spotlight: Andrea U. Bailey

Andrea Bailey joined the Bedell Firm in 1992 and has become an integral part of the firm over the last 26 years. Andrea provides support …

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Brian Coughlin wears a graduation robe and poses with his parents

Brian Coughlin Featured in The Daily Record

Lawyer Brian Coughlin was featured in an article in The Jacksonville Daily Record. This article discusses Brian’s path to law, his involvement with the Tom Coughlin Jay …

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Gwandos Ward 23rd year as Jaguar season-ticket holder

Bedell Law Firm Staff Featured in Jaguars/Fox Sports Promotion Video

Being a part of Jacksonville for as long as we have means our roots run deep in this city. Recently, one of our staff members …

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Scale of Justice and gavel

Federal Sentencing Guidelines

In the mid-1980s, sentencing in federal criminal cases became a partly mathematical process, when Congress formed the United States Sentencing Commission. The goal of Congress …

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