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March 2019

An announcement about Jimerson Birr hiring JoAnne Eichelberger is published by the Jacksonville Chamber in Member News.

An announcement of Special Counsel JoAnne Eichelberger joining Jimerson Birr is published in the Jacksonville Business Journal’s “People On The Move.”

February 2019

Charles Jimerson co-hosts a live call-in episode of “Hard Work-ah” with Pete “The Job Guy” Langlois on first jobs, best jobs, worst jobs, weird jobs. To hear the episode, click here.

An announcement of Special Counsel Austin T. Hamilton joining Jimerson Birr is published in the Jax Daily Record’s “Lawyers On The Move,” the Florida-Times Union’s “Career Track” and the Jacksonville Business Journal’s “People On The Move.”

Charles Jimerson is featured on “Jacksonville Buzz” with Grant Smith, discussing steps for achieving work/life balance. To watch the video, click here.

Charles Jimerson co-hosts “Hard Work-ah” with Pete “The Job Guy” Langlois and Collins Lanier, discussing effective leadership communication. To hear the episode, click here.

The promotion of Austin B. Calhoun, Hans C. Wahl and Brandon C. Meadows from Associate to Jimerson Birr Partner is published by Jax Daily Record.

January 2019

Jimerson Birr’s promotion of Austin B. Calhoun, Hans C. Wahl and Brandon C. Meadows from Associate to Partner is published by Attorney At Law Magazine.

An announcement about Jimerson Birr promoting Austin B. Calhoun, Hans C. Wahl and Brandon C. Meadows from Associate to Partner is published by the Jacksonville Chamber in Member News.

Charles Jimerson is featured again on “Hard Work-ah” with Pete “The Job Guy” Langlois. To hear the episode, click here.

Partner Patrick W. Krechowski receives the Urban Land Institute North Florida’s Member of the Year Award in the Jacksonville Financial News & Daily Record’s “In The Law” column. See the article here.

December 2018

Managing Partner Charles B. Jimerson’s most recent blog is published by Thomson Reuters in the Westlaw Journal: Bank & Lender Liability, Volume 24, Issue 16. Download the issue and read the article here.

Charles Jimerson is a featured guest on the WOKV 104.5 radio show “Hard Work-ah.” To hear the episode, click here.

An announcement about Jimerson Birr’s recent expansion into Governmental Relations Law, Environmental Law, and Land Use and Zoning Law with the arrival of our new Partner, Patrick W. Krechowski is published by the Jacksonville Chamber in Member News.

November 2018

An announcement about Jimerson Birr’s recent Law Firm 500 Award recognition is published by the Jacksonville Chamber in Member News.

Partner Patrick W. Krechowski listed in Leadership Jacksonville’s “The Lead Story.” See the listing here.

Partner Patrick W. Krechowski interviewed by Jacksonville Daily Record. Read the article here.

Attorney William L. Anderson’s most recent blog is published by Thomson Reuters in the Westlaw Journal: Bank & Lender Liability, Volume 24, Issue 13. Download the issue and read the article here.

Partner Patrick W. Krechowski listed in Jacksonville Business Journal’s “People On The Move.” See the listing here.

Partner Patrick W. Krechowski quoted in Miami Herald article named: “A section of Miami Beach’s beachwalk was built on the dunes. Some say that’s a problem.” Read the article here.

Managing Partner, Charlie Jimerson on the importance of setting the right goals, and how handshake contracts often result in a disaster. Watch the full video on Buzz TV here.

October 2018

Jimerson Birr, P.A.’s hiring of Sean Lynch II. Read the full article here.

The Florida Bar certifies local attorneys. Read the full article here.

August 2018

Managing Partner Charles B. Jimerson Selected to Attorney At Law Magazine’s list of Champion 8 Top Civil Litigators. Read the article here.

July 2018

Three Jacksonville-area attorneys selected to national list of influential lawyers. Read the full article here.

Managing Partner Charles B. Jimerson Selected to the Business Journals’ Influencers: Law 100. See the full list here.

June 2018

Managing Partner, Charlie Jimerson on how Summer Associates are auditioning for the future. Read the full article by the Jax Daily Record here.

Managing Partner, Charlie Jimerson participates in the Jacksonville Business Journal 2018 Building on Veterans panel discussion. Read the full article on The Wave.

Reputation Ink interviewed Managing Partner, Charlie Jimerson on why blogging is such an integral part of the firm’s rapid growth. Read the article and watch the videos here.

Hans Wahl recognized with Florida Bar Board Certification in Condominium and Planned Development. Read the announcement in the Jax Daily Record here.

April 2018

Managing Partner, Charlie Jimerson, participates in a panel discussion hosted by Jacksonville Women Lawyers Association (JWLA) on gender bias and the means to equality in the legal profession. Read the full article here.

February 2018

JAX Chamber announces its 2018 ImpactJAX Board of Directors, Adam Edgecombe will serve as Community Engagement Chair. Read the article here.

December 2017

Attorney Christopher Cobb: Building and Baseball. Full article by the Jax Daily Record here.

November 2017

Kayla Haines Co-Chairs Jacksonville Women Lawyers Association (JWLA) Committee responsible for bringing a Nursing Lounge to the Duval County Courthouse. Read the Jacksonville Daily Record’s article about the ribbon cutting ceremony.

October 2017

Christopher Cobb, Chairman of the Construction Industry Licensing Board, Presented a Workshop on Construction Lien Law to the Careers & Competition Subcommittee of the Florida House of Representatives. Click here for video of the presentation.

September 2017

From the Keys to Jacksonville, Florida Lawyers in the Hurricane. Read The Florida Bar News’ interview with Charlie Jimerson about this Hurricane Irma experience.

Charlie Jimerson lost a lot during Irma, but has renewed faith in his team. Read more from the Jacksonville Business Journal’s interview with Charlie.

August 2017

Jimerson Birr co-founder reveals insight into how law firm is succeeding, growing. Click here to read the fully article by Max Marbut from the Jax Daily Record.

April 2017

Hans Wahl shares “What community association leaders should know about the FHA and ADA.” Read his Ponte Vedra Recorder article here.

March 2017

“Cobb Named to JBJ ‘Ultimate Attorneys,'” the Ponte Vedra Recorder reports. Read the full article here.

Founding partner Christopher Cobb is recognized by the Jacksonville Business Journal as an “Ultimate Attorney.” Read the Jax Chamber article here.

The Ponte Vedra Recorder announces that Jimerson Birr has been named to the Gator100. Read the article here.

February 2017

Jimerson Birr is selected to the University of Florida’s Gator100 list of top 100 fastest-growing companies owned or led by UF alumni. Read the Jax Chamber article here.

Charles Jimerson shares what he has learned from his experience as a member of the Board of Governors for the Jacksonville Bar Association. Read the full Daily Record article here.

January 2017

Jimerson Birr’s Florida Condominium Law Blog is referenced regarding legislative updates to Florida law. Read the full Legal News Line article here.

Suzanne Clark is featured in the Ponte Vedra Recorder regarding her appointment as Chair of the Jacksonville Bar Association’s Legal Technology Committee. Read the full article here.

December 2016

Christopher Cobb explains what you need to know about recent changes to the Florida Homeowners’ Construction Recovery Fund. Read the full article here.

Associate Suzanne Clark featured on the Association of Certified E-Discovery Specialists (ACEDS) website for her appointment as Chair of the Jacksonville Bar Association’s Legal Technology Committee. Read the press release here.

“Cobb Elected Chair of Construction Industry Licensing Board,” the Ponte Vedra Recorder reports. Read the full article here.

November 2016

Christopher Cobb elected Chairman of the Florida Construction Industry Licensing Board. Read the Jax Chamber article here.

Jimerson Birr mentioned in press release regarding hosting an All Day Open House and Happy Hour for E-Discovery Day. Read the full release here.

Hans Wahl lists “10 Things Newly Elected Community Association Board Members Should Know.” Read his Ponte Vedra Recorder article here.

October 2016

Jimerson Birr named on Law Firm 500 list of America’s fastest-growing law firms. Read the Jax Chamber article here.

Charles Jimerson named one of Attorney at Law Magazine First Coast’s “Top 10 Attorneys Under 40.” Read the full article here.

Christopher Cobb profiled by Attorney at Law Magazine. Read the full article here.

August 2016

“Jimerson Birr honored by Florida Trend,” reports the Ponte Vedra Recorder. Read the full article here.

Jimerson Birr featured on the Jax Chamber website for being named to Florida Trend magazine’s annual list of “Best Companies to Work For”. Read the full article here.

July 2016

The Jacksonville Business Journal lists Jimerson Birr among the 50 fastest-growing companies in Northeast Florida for the fourth year in a row. Read the article here.

The Ponte Vedra Recorder reports: “Jimerson Birr named one of 50 fastest-growing companies in Northeast Florida”. Read the full article here.

June 2016

Chamber of Commerce: Jimerson Birr honored by Florida Super Lawyers magazine. Read the full article here.

Bar Bulletin: Opposing counsel who can get along this summer can earn a free drink from Charles B. Jimerson.  Read the full Daily Record article here.

May 2016

Charles Jimerson gives his tip, among former winners of the Jacksonville Business Journal’s 50 Fastest Growing Companies, on how to run a successful business. Read the full article here.

February 2016

Charles Jimerson profiled by the Jacksonville Business Journal after being named to their inaugural “Ultimate Attorneys” list. Read the full article here.

October 2015

Jimerson Birr profiled by the Florida Times-Union in an article highlighting the firm’s distinction as one of Florida’s “Best Companies to Work For” and its commitment to putting employees first. Read the full article here.

Attorney Charles Jimerson named to the Jacksonville Business Journal’s “2015 Veterans of Influence” list. Read the full article here.

September 2015

Charles Jimerson – Bar Article: Can Playing Fantasy Football Make You a Better Lawyer? Read the full Daily Record article here.

July 2015

The Jacksonville Business Journal reports on Jimerson Birr and the eight other companies named one of the 100 best companies to work for in Florida by Florida Trend magazine. Read the full article here.

Jimerson Birr among nine Jacksonville companies named one of the best places to work in the state of Florida by Florida Trend magazine. Read the full Florida Times-Union article here.

Jimerson Birr named one of the 50 fastest-growing, private companies in Northeast Florida for the third year in a row by the Jacksonville Business Journal. Read the full article here.

June 2015

Attorney Charles Jimerson mentioned in Bar Bulletin written by outgoing Jacksonville Bar Association President, Troy K. Smith, regarding the recent Presidential and Board of Governors election. Read the full Daily Record article here.

April 2015

Charles Jimerson comments on Jose Lantigua’s arrest and the charges he faces in Insurance News Net’s article “Man once reported dead is arrested; Lantigua, thought dead in Venezuela, detained in N.C., faces fraud charges.” Read the full article here.

March 2015

Charles Jimerson comments on Jose Lantigua’s faked death and arrest in the Jacksonville Business Journal’s article “Presumably dead Jacksonville businessman arrested after being found in North Carolina”  Read the full article here.

Charles Jimerson speaks to the local ABC news regarding Jacksonville businessman, Jose Lantigua’s, faked death. Watch the video here.

Charles Jimerson comments to CBS 47, Action News Jax, regarding Jose Lantigua. Watch the video here.

Charles Jimerson speaks to the news of Jacksonville businessman’s faked death.  Watch the video here.

Charles Jimerson comments on Jacksonville businessman, Jose Lantigua’s, arrest in North Carolina.  “Reported dead in Venezuela, Jacksonville businessman arrested in North Carolina”  Read the full article on Jacksonville.com here.

February 2015

Charles Jimerson comments on being a Gator100 Honoree:  “Get out there and prove yourself”.  Read the full article on FlaLawonline here.

Jimerson Birr, P.A. among the eight Jacksonville companies named as Gator Nation’s fastest growing companies.  Read the full Jacksonville Business Journal Gator100 Article on this prestigious award here.

January 2015

Charles Jimerson – Bar Bulletin: Star-studded lineup for Justice Raymond J. Ehrlich Trial Advocacy Seminar.  This year’s impressive list of speakers will undoubtedly challenge you to think for yourself and find your own trial voice.  Read the full Daily Record article on the 2015 Ehrlich Seminar here.

November 2014

Charles Jimerson comments on the rumors of a possible move of the Jaguars to London.  Read the full Jacksonville Business Journal article, “Should fans be worried about the Jaguars moving to London?” Read the full article here.

October 2014

Charles Jimerson – A Lawyer Snapshot:  Meet Mr. Charles B. Jimerson.  Read the full Daily Record article here.

September 2014

Charles Jimerson comments on fake death case in the Florida Times-Union Article – “All sides cry fraud in buildup of lawsuits over Jacksonville Circle K owner’s reported death in Venezuela.”  Read the full article here.

Charles Jimerson, Litigation Chair: Meet The Jacksonville Bar Association Litigation Section’s starting lineup.  Read the full article here.

July 2014

Jimerson Birr, P.A. was named one of Jacksonville’s Best Places to work two years in a row by the Jacksonville Business Journal. Read more here.

April 2014

Jimerson Birr, P.A. Partner Joby Birr comments on foreclosure sale. Read the full article here.

Jimerson Birr, P.A. Managing Partner Charles Jimerson comments on new developments in fake death case in the Jacksonville Business Journal.  Read the full article here.

Jimerson Birr, P.A. throw March Madness party celebrating patrons and local businesses. Read the full article here.

February 2014

Managing Partner, Charles Jimerson authored a Daily Record article entitled “E-Discovery tips: Top 5 ways to get the electronic date you deserve”.  Read the full article here.

January 2014

Jimerson Birr featured for its unique employee morale program and client appreciation marketing ideas. Read more here.

October 2013

Jimerson Birr, P.A. Managing Partner Charles Jimerson comments on fake death case in the Jacksonville Business Journal.  Read the full article here.

September 2013

Jimerson Birr, P.A. welcomed new partner Brent T. Zimmerman with a profile in The Resident. Read the full article here.

August 2013

Christopher Cobb and James Birr were both featured in the fall publication of the University of North Florida Journal. Check out UNF Classnotes to read more.

July 2013

Attorney Christopher Cobb was quoted in the Tampa Tribune regarding a land use law suit. Read the full article here.

Jimerson Birr, P.A. was ranked among the top Veteran-Owned businesses in the Jacksonville area, which was published by the Jacksonville Business Journal.

Christopher Cobb wrote an article for the Financial News & Daily Record about the Jacksonville Bar Association Construction Law Committee. Read the full article here.

Jimerson Birr, P.A. was named one of Jacksonville’s Fastest-Growing Companies of 2013 by the Jacksonville Business Journal. Learn more about the award here.

Charles Jimerson and Christopher Cobb were profiled in the Jacksonville Business Journal for their 2013 Rising Star awards by Florida Super Lawyers Magazine. Read the full article here.

May 2013

Jimerson Birr, P.A. welcomes new partner James Birr, III with a profile in The Resident. Read the full article here.

Jimerson Birr, P.A. was the only law firm to be named one of the Best Places to Work in Jacksonville by the Jacksonville Business Journal. Read more about the award here.

Jimerson Birr, P.A. was profiled in a Jacksonville Business Journal article for the Social Madness competition. Read the full interview here.

Attorney Charles Jimerson was interviewed for a Realty/Builder Connection article about the Risk Management Association (RMA), of which Jimerson is the chapter president. Read the full article here.

April 2013

Jimerson Birr, P.A. was mentioned in a Jacksonville Business Journal article on a one-of-a-kind competition that measures a company’s social media engagement. Last year, nearly 4,000 companies participated nationwide. Read the article here.

March 2013

Attorney Matthew Havice comments on a civil lawsuit against WJXR 92.1 in a First Coast news story that aired March 19th. Watch the report here.

Attorney Charles Jimerson shares his viewpoint with the Jacksonville Business Journal regarding Jacksonville’s economic recovery. Read the full article here.

February 2013

Jimerson Birr partner Christopher Cobb was profiled in the Realty/Builder Connection regarding his appointment to the Construction Industry Licensing Board. Read the full here.

Attorney Charles Jimerson comments on receiverships. Read the full Jacksonville Business Journal article here.

December 2012

Attorney Christopher Cobb comments on behalf of his client in a Jacksonville Business Journal article titled,”Palms Fish Camp developer sues city over contract.”  Read the full article here.

November 2012

In a Financial News & Daily Record article titled, “The Florida Bar Mentoring Program Rolled out in Jacksonville”, Charles Jimerson was asked to comment on the enhancing program for students. The article appeared in the November 19 2012 issue. Read the full article here.

October 2012

Charles Jimerson and Christopher Cobb listed as “Jacksonville’s Top Lawyers” in the October 2012 issue of 904 Magazine.

September 2012

In a Jacksonville Business Journal article titled, “Body Central shareholder files suit over stock plunge,” Charles Jimerson was asked to comment on the case.  The article appeared in the September 14-20, 2012, issue. Read the full article here.

Jimerson Birr partner Christopher Cobb was listed in the June 2012 issue of 904 Magazine as a Board Certified attorney in construction law. To be certified by The Florida Bar, each attorney must complete an arduous three-step process including a detailed application, examination and continued maintenance of credentials. Only seven percent of attorneys in the state are Board Certified, making just 4,500 Florida attorneys credited as an “expert” in their practice area. View the complete list here.

Jimerson Birr managing partner Charles Jimerson was profiled in this month’s featured section of Realty/Builder Connection in last week’s issue of the Jacksonville Business Journal. Read the full article here.

July 2012

Attorney Christopher Cobb was featured in a First Coast News story that aired on June 29. In light of the recent tropical storm that hit our area, the piece focused on how to spot water damage in vacant homes for sale. Cobb gave tips to buyers to protect their interests and pocket books while looking to purchase a new home. Watch the report here.

May 2012

In a May 11th article in the Jacksonville Business Journal, Charles Jimerson was asked for his opinion regarding a Walmart slip-and-fall case that was thrown out when the plaintiff was found to have committed fraud in the pre-discovery phase of the trial. Read the full article here.

April 2012

In an April 27th article in the Jacksonville Business Journal, Charles Jimerson was quoted regarding a Downtown riverfront condo project that abruptly stopped construction because of the down real estate market. Read the full article here.

March 2012

Charles Jimerson was quoted in a February 17th article in the Jacksonville Business Journal regarding the impact of a settlement agreement between the nation’s largest mortgage services. Read the full article here.

December 2011

In a story picked up by The Wall Street Journal, Forbes, USA Today and Yahoo! Finance, two Jacksonville newspapers broke news about Jimerson Birr’s filing of a shareholders derivative action to block $560 Million acquisition. Read the full Jacksonville.com article here and the full Jacksonville Business Journal article here.

November 2011

Chris Cobb was featured in the Resident News when joining Jimerson Birr.

April 2011

Charles Jimerson was named to the 2011 Jacksonville Business Journal’s “40 Under 40”, a designation that names the top business professionals in the community under the age of 40.

March 2011

Jimerson & Wilson hosted a mock foreclosure trial put on by the Mock Trial Team of Florida Coastal School of Law on April 8 at the Florida Coastal campus. The trial was hosted in conjunction with the First Coast chapter of the Risk Management Association (RMA).

February 2011

Charles Jimerson was questioned on tactics used by condominium associations to reclaim unpaid association fees for the article in the February 11-17, 2011, edition of the Jacksonville Business Journal.