Areas Of Practice
- Auto Liability Defense
- General Civil Litigation & Insurance Defense
- Premises Liability
- Products Liability
- Property Damage Claims
James Tracy Wilkenson (“Tracy”) is an experienced defense attorney who has litigated claims in most lines of property and casualty insurance. As a member of the Boyd & Jenerette construction law practice group, Tracy represents owners, contractors, design professionals, developers, and suppliers to resolve construction defect and construction liability matters.
In addition to construction matters, Tracy’s thirty years of practicing law includes substantial experience in auto, premises and product liability including practicing in-house with Safeco Insurance and The Hanover Insurance Group. As in-house counsel, he was able to learn and appreciate insurance company best practices and procedures relating to claims litigation management. Tracy has significant trial experience and has been lead counsel in more than 20 jury trials and 200 bench trials over the course of his career. Tracy is well traveled in that he has handled cases in almost every venue in the state.
Prior to moving to Jacksonville, Florida, Tracy and his family lived in Orlando for over 20 years. Tracy started his career as a Police Officer with the City of Daytona Beach after graduating from Eastern Kentucky University with a B.S. in Police Administration. His interest in law enforcement eventually led him to law school at the University of Tennessee.
- Florida, 1987
- United States District Court, Middle District of Florida, 1987
- The Florida Bar
- Nassau County Bar Association
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.