Ms. Farrell will be presenting the workshop "Fifty Shades of Permanent Total Disability" on Monday June 10th at 12:30. The workshop will provide strategies for defending a claim for PTD, mistakes your team should always avoid and the ends and outs of utilizing a 501 (c) (3) non-profit placement program.
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Boyd & Jenerette Partners Kristen Van der Linde and Mark Eckels were recognized as Jacksonville's Best Lawyers in the April 2013 edition of Jacksonville Magazine. The 'Best Lawyers' selection was determined by The Best Lawyers in America and The Florida Bar. The partners were recognized in the following areas:
Kristen Van der Linde, Insurance Law & Personal Injury Litigation: Defendants
Mark Eckels, Workers' Compensation Law: Employers
Mark Eckels, Kristen Van der Linde and Elizabeth Howard were also included in the April 2013 Jacksonville Magazine's board certified attorneys listing. The Florida Bar board certification is the highest level of evaluation of competency and experience in one or more of 24 certification fields, as well as professionalism and ethics in practice.
Boyd & Jenerette Shareholder Mark Eckels will be speaking at the 29th Annual Workers' Compensation Winter Retreat presented by the Florida Bar Workers' Compensation Section on March 5th, 2013 in Lake Tahoe, California.
Mr. Eckels will be presenting 'Competing Jurisdictional Issues, Including Jones Act Longshore & WC', providing practice tips on what questions to ask and what issues to look for to make the proper jurisdiction determinations.
Boyd & Jenerette, P.A. Partners Named ’2013 Top Rated Lawyer in Labor & Employment’ by American Lawyer Media and Martindale-Hubbell
Boyd & Jenerette, P.A. Partners Heather Byrer Carbone and Mark Eckels have been selected as '2013 Top Rated Lawyer in Labor & Employment' by American Lawyer Media and Martindale-Hubbell™.
Both partners will be featured as '2013 Top Rated Lawyer in Labor & Employment' in the February issue of The American Lawyer & Corporate Counsel magazine.
Attorneys recognized as “Top Rated Lawyers” have achieved significant leadership status and are highly regarded by their peers for both their legal ability and high ethical standards.
The E. Robert Williams Inn of Court is comprised of lawyers, judges, mediators and law students who are significantly involved in the workers’ compensation area of law in Jacksonville. The Inns’ ongoing mission is to promote professionalism, provide tutelage and mentoring amongst its members while playing an active part in North Florida's legal community.
As one of the founders and past presidents of the Inn, Samuels has played a pivotal role in continuing to promote the Inns’ mission not only amongst its members but to his clients, peers and in practice.
For over twenty years Samuels has dedicated his practice to Workers’ Compensation throughout the state of Florida. His breadth of experience in the employer liability arena has allowed him to develop an expertise in counseling employers, manufacturers, insurers, servicing agents, and self-insured entities on a diverse spectrum of employer liability issues.
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The Tier 1 ranking is determined through an overall evaluation of the Firm, which is derived from a combination of surveyed client feedback and the high regard for the firm by other laywers and law firms.
Boyd & Jenerette received First-Tier rankings in Personal Injury Litigation-Defendants, Entertainment Law and Workers’ Compensation.
904 Magazine teamed up with Martindale-Hubbell to compile their list of local lawyers who have reached the highest levels of ethical standards and professional excellence.
Boyd & Jenerette’s Top Listed Lawyers were Bobby Schrader, Heather Byrer Carbone, Mary Nelson Morgan, Ben Samuels, Mark Eckels, Linda Farrell, Chris Ritchie and Kristen Van der Linde.
Those featured were listed in the specialty areas of civil litigation, workers' compensation, employment law, liability defense and appeals involving trucking liability.
Congratulations to Boyd & Jenerette Partner Mark Eckels for being named Chair of the Florida Bar's Workers' Compensation Certification Committee for 2012-2013 term!
Mr. Eckels is currently the chairman of the Florida Bar’s Workers’ Compensation Rules Advisory Committee(2011-2012), a committee he has served on since 2002. He became Board Certified by the Florida Bar in workers’ compensation in 2000, and now helps to write the certification exam, serving on the Florida Bar’s Workers’ Compensation Board Certification Committee since 2007.