Areas Of Practice
C.J. Gomes is an associate of Boyd & Jenerette practicing in the Jacksonville office. Her practice focuses primarily on insurance defense litigation, including complex coverage issues, insurer bad faith/extra-contractual liability, and appeals. C.J. has over 16 years’ experience in the legal field and brings invaluable practical knowledge and efficiency to the cases she handles.
After graduating from the University of Central Florida with a degree in Legal Studies, C.J. attended law school where she served as the president of a nationally-ranked Moot Court Honor Board. In addition to her duties on the executive committee, she competed in five moot court competitions, winning six awards, including two Best Advocate awards, for her exceptional advocacy skills. In addition, she interned with the United States Attorney’s Office, specializing in crimes against children. Upon graduation, she was awarded an advanced legal research and writing certificate.
C.J. is a mother of two children and one incredibly lazy bulldog. She is an avid jogger and lover of animals. She is active with the Jacksonville Humane Society and several local organizations providing support to women.
- Florida, 2011
- The Florida Bar
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 professional liability claims.
Our bilingual staff is available to assist with immigration matters, including consular and removal defenses.