Partner, Mary Nelson Morgan
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Mary Nelson Morgan

Partner / Practice Group Leader

Areas Of Practice

Ms. Morgan was born in Lincoln, Nebraska, attended schools in Jacksonville, and obtained her undergraduate degree from Florida State University. After earning her law degree from the University of Florida she returned to Jacksonville where she has practiced law in the community since 1978. Ms. Morgan has handled cases in all areas of civil litigation but for the past 20 years has concentrated her practice on the defense of employers and insurance carriers in workers compensation claims and in claims arising out of the Longshore and Harbor Workers Compensation Act. Her practice also includes Jones Act, personal injury and employment law. She is admitted to all local, state and federal courts in Florida.

Ms. Morgan is admitted to the State Bar of Georgia and is a Florida Supreme Court Certified Mediator. She is a past Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Florida Workers Compensation Joint Underwriting Association. She joined Boyd & Jenerette, P.A. as part of the merger with Cole Stone Stoudemire and Morgan in 2009 and has been featured as a Top Lawyer in the area of Worker’s Compensation in the 904 Magazine. Ms. Morgan is rated AV® by Martindale-Hubbell.

Admissions

  • The Florida Bar, 1978
  • State Bar of Georgia, 2011
  • United States District Court, Middle District of Florida
  • United States Court of Appeals, 5th Circuit
  • United States Court of Appeals, 11th CircuitUnited States Claims Court Certifications
  • Supreme Court Certified Mediator
  • Certified Instructor of Insurance Education, Florida Department of Insurance

Memberships

  • The Florida Bar
  • State Bar of Georgia
  • Jacksonville Bar Association
  • E. Robert Williams Inn of Court, Master

Pam Wilson

Leslie Jennings

Education

  • B.A., Florida State University, 1974, magna cum laude
  • J.D., University of Florida College of Law, 1977

Comprehensive Services

Many cases overlap several areas of law. As a full service law firm, we are able to recognize how one legal discipline impacts another. We work as a team on complex issues that require knowledge of a variety of state and federal laws. This multi-disciplinary approach allows clients to receive the large-firm advantage of access to multiple attorneys in a wide scope of practice areas as well as the hands-on customer service offered by a boutique law firm. In addition to civil litigation, employment law, workers’ compensation defense, commercial law, construction law and appeals, our firm also handles complex immigration and professional liability claims.

Our bilingual staff is available to assist with immigration matters, including consular and removal defenses.