Charles Jimerson – Jimerson & Cobb, P.A.

701 Riverside Park Place Suite 302
Jacksonville, FL 32204, United States

Practice/Organization Description

Jimerson & Cobb, P.A. offers clients a customer focused and cost-effective alternative to larger business law firms. Our firm prides itself on our attentive and personal approach to every client. We work closely with our clients to discover and implement the customized legal solutions that best meet their needs. Jimerson & Cobb handles commercial disputes with the same dedication and intensity whether our client is a Fortune 500 company or a privately held small business.

Jimerson & Cobb concentrates its efforts in providing the highest level of legal services throughout the State of Florida on a wide variety of business, corporate, and commercial litigation issues that can affect businesses in a broad range of circumstances. We have a reputation for being well-prepared counselors, influential negotiators and aggressive litigators. Our firm has significant experience in the areas of creditor's rights and bankruptcy (including collections, foreclosures, replevin, garnishments, and adversarial proceedings), construction law (including lien and bond claims), and commercial litigation (including breach of contract, misrepresentation and partnership disputes). In-house corporate counsel, business owners and corporate professionals choose our Jacksonville based firm because we are dedicated to gaining an operational business knowledge of each company we serve in order to employ deviceful strategies geared towards achieving individual litigation objectives. Our proven approach seeks to effectuate speedy recovery of monies or property rightfully owed to your business. This quick and sensible way of resolving commercial disputes guarantees minimal commercial disruption and limits the economic loss of our clients.

Bar Admissions

The Florida Bar

    The Jacksonville Bar Association

    The Jacksonville Bankrutcy Bar Association

    U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida

    U.S. District Court, Northern District of Florida

     U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida

    U. S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit

Education

Campbell University

     Bachelor of Business Administration

    Lundy-Fetterman School of Business

    Summa Cum Laude (Highest Honors)

The University of Kentucky

    Professional Certification in Marketing

    Gatton College of Business and Economics

The University of Florida

    Juris Doctorate

    Levin College of Law

Professional Associations & Memberships

Mr. Jimerson is a member of and serves on various committees and boards of many professional and trade organizations, including but not limited to:

• The Florida Bar (Business Law and Real Estate/Construction Sections, Florida Bar Fourth Judicial Circuit Grievance Committee)

• American Bar Association (Litigation, Business Law, Construction Law sections)

• The Jacksonville Bar Association (Sports Commissioner 2009-10, Construction Law Chair 2013, Litigation Section Chair 2014)

• American Trial Lawyers Association

• Chester Bedell Inns of Court

• Northeast Florida Builders Association (General Counsel and Board of Directors 2012-current)

• Construction Financial Management Association

• First Coast Manufacturers Association

• National Association of Industrial and Office Properties (NAIOP)

• National Association for Credit Management (2010-11 SACM-JAX Chairman)

• Rotary Club of Jacksonville (2014-15 Membership Chair)

• Leadership Jacksonville Alumni (Class of 2013)

• Association for Corporate Growth North Florida

• The Gator Bowl Association

• Risk Management Association (First Coast Chapter President 2012-current; Florida State

Chapter Board of Directors)

• The Jacksonville Chamber of Commerce (Public Policy Committee)

• The Jacksonville Historical Society

• St. Vincent’s Foundation (Shircliff Society Founding Board Member)

• The Tim Tebow Foundation (General Counsel)

• Builders Care

• The Wounded Warrior Project

• Junior Achievement

• Girls, Inc.

• The Jacksonville Public Education Fund

• The University of Florida Alumni Association and local Gator Clubs

• The United Way, Volunteer Jax and Dreams Come True

• Leukemia and Lymphoma Society

• Community Connections

• The Jacksonville Bank Advisory Board

Mr. Jimerson has also served as an Adjunct Professor of Business Law at the Florida Community College at Jacksonville and as a regular lecturer at The University of North Florida, Florida Coastal School of Law, and the University of Florida Levin College of Law on topics relative to the practice of business law. Mr. Jimerson periodically serves as a guest speaker at various construction, credit and banking industry conferences or trade association meetings. Mr. Jimerson takes great pride in his community and philanthropic outreach.

Honors and Awards

Former United States Air Force active-duty Combat Meteorologist

Florida Board Certified Expert in Construction Law

AV Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell

(Peer rated the highest level of professional excellence)

2011 Jacksonville Business Journal “40 under 40”

Leadership Jacksonville Class of 2013

Multi-year winner of Florida Trend Legal Elite Up and Comer Award

(Top 2% of attorneys under age 40 awarded with honor based upon peer review)

Multi-year winner of Super Lawyers Rising Star Award

(Top 2.5% of attorneys under age 40 awarded with honor based upon peer review)

2013 Top-Rated Lawyer in Commercial Litigation by The American Lawyer and Corporate Counsel magazine

2014 American Society Legal Advocates “Top 40 under 40 Litigation Lawyers in Florida”

2014 winner of Super Lawyers Award for Business Litigation

(Awarded to less than 5% of attorneys in Florida)

Multi-year listing of Top Local Lawyers by Jacksonville Magazine

Lorman Legal Educational Services Distinguished Faculty Member

Areas of Practice
  • Business Organizations
  • Commercial Law & Contracts
  • Construction Law
  • Finance & Banking
  • Litigation
  • Real Estate
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