Jimerson Birr Partners Honored by Florida Super Lawyers Magazine in 2016
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Jacksonville, Fla. – June 22, 2016 – The law firm of Jimerson & Cobb, P.A., is home to five partners receiving recognition from Florida Super Lawyers Magazine. Attorneys Charles Jimerson, Christopher Cobb and James O. “Joby” Birr were named 2016 Super Lawyers. Partner Brent Zimmerman was named a 2016 Rising Star. All recipients are multi-year winners in their respective categories.
Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The selection process includes independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations. No more than five percent of the lawyers are represented as Super Lawyers.
The selection process for the Rising Stars list is the same as the Super Lawyers selection process, with one exception: to be eligible for inclusion in Rising Stars, a candidate must be either 40 years old or younger or in practice for 10 years or less. Less than 2.5 percent of attorneys in the state receive this
“We have a saying around the firm that ‘Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm’,” said Managing Partner Charles Jimerson. “The partners of this firm are passionate about what they do and passionate about the value added proposition the firm strives for in each engagement. I can assure you that the only thing that has happened overnight with these fine men is this recognition. Their achievements and talents come from decades of hard work and commitment to their craft. Nothing worth having comes easy and these awards are the product of lives dedicated to taking no shortcuts and service before self.” The Super Lawyers lists are published annually in state and regional editions of Super Lawyers Magazines and in inserts and special advertising sections in leading city and regional magazines and newspapers. For more information on Super Lawyers, visit superlawyers.com.
About Jimerson & Cobb
Formed in June 2009, Jimerson & Cobb is a Florida-based law firm that seeks to exceed client expectations through commitment to excellence and by adding value to its client’s businesses. Jimerson & Cobb offers a customer-focused and cost-effective alternative to larger business law firms, working
closely with clients to discover and implement customized legal solutions that best meet their needs. Jimerson & Cobb handles commercial disputes with the same dedication and intensity whether a client is a Fortune 500 company or a privately held small business. Jimerson & Cobb clients are representative of many different business industries, including construction, financial services, community associations, manufacturing and distribution. The firm has been named one of the 50 Fastest-Growing Companies by the Jacksonville Business Journal for three consecutive years and has received multiple local and statewide awards in several publications for being one of the Best Places to Work in Florida.In 2015, Jimerson & Cobb was named to the Inaugural Gator100 list, recognizing the 100 fastestgrowing businesses owned or led by UF alumni.