Bedell Sponsors 2023 Jay Fund Wine Tasting Gala
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.
Happy Holidays from the Bedell Children
Every year, our children decorate special holiday cards to help us wish you a wonderful holiday season. From our families to yours, we hope you …
Bedell Again Named a “Best Law Firm” in the 2023 Edition by U.S. News and Best Lawyers
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 Hosts “Behind the Scenes” Tour of Bedell Building
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.
Erica Cruzat Represents Bedell Firm in Ecuador
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 Attorneys Selected by Super Lawyers Florida 2022
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.
7 Bedell Attorneys Honored in Best Lawyers in America
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.
Bedell Firm Sponsors 2022 Florida Bar Convention
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.
Bedell Firm Attorneys Recognized in 2022 Florida Trend Legal Elite
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.
A Look at The Bedell Firm’s History
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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:
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 …
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!
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.
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.
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.