New Immigration Reform Proposal Could Affect Every Part of Current Policy
Author: Marks Gray P.A.
Congratulations to Marks Gray shareholder Jeptha F. Barbour and associate Austin C. Sherman. Their recent defense verdict, Phyllis Brantum v. Waste Pro of Florida, Inc. appeared on the International Association of Defense Counsel (IADC) website and printed in DRI’s “And The Defense Wins”. On November 15 2017, Mr. Barbour and Mr. Sherman obtained a defense verdict in a wrongful death case involving alleged chemical exposure to benzene. The case was tried in Tallahassee, Florida. The plaintiff’s attorney […]Continue Reading
Frederick H. Kent III featured in the Jacksonville Daily Record
Firm president, Frederick H. Kent III was featured in the Jacksonville Daily Record. For Jacksonville’s Kent family, the practice of law is a three-generation tradition. Mr. Kent shares his family archives and oral history with Associate Editor, Max Marbut in the January 15, 2018 edition of the newspaper. Mr. Kent said , “my grandfather was exiled to Jacksonville. He called it ‘Siberia,’ , but he met my grandmother and they fell in love. “. The move […]Continue Reading
Marks Gray, P.A. is pleased to announce attorney Tyler J. Oldenburg as a new shareholder. Mr. Oldenburg has been a member of the firm since 2011. His practice is focused on litigation, including all aspects of business disputes, non-compete litigation, bankruptcy as well as medical malpractice defense, premises liability and product liability. Marks Gray President, Frederick H. Kent, III shared, “Tyler is a very talented attorney who will continue to serve our clients with the […]Continue Reading
Shareholder Giselle Carson Reappointed to JAA by Governor Rick Scott
Marks Gray, P.A. is pleased to announce Business Immigration Attorney Giselle Carson was officially reappointed to the Jacksonville Aviation Authority by Governor Rick Scott on November 21, 2017. Jacksonville Aviation Authority Board of Directors is comprised of seven members. Three members are appointed by Jacksonville’s mayor while the other four are appointed by the governor of Florida. Each board member can serve up to two consecutive four-year terms. Ms. Carson previously served as Vice-chairwoman and […]Continue Reading
Immigration Attorney Giselle Carson Keynote Speaker at Naturalization Ceremony.
Marks Gray Shareholder Giselle Carson was the keynote speaker at the Naturalization Ceremony presided by Judge Corrigan in Jacksonville, Florida. Born in Cuba, escaped to Canada and later immigrated to the U.S., Ms. Carson personally understands the challenges and, ultimately, the joy of becoming an U.S. citizen. Ms. Carson shared, “Our newest citizens are a diverse group of men and women from 22 countries who undertook remarkable journeys to become U.S. citizens.” She continues, “Immigrants, […]Continue Reading
With admiration and appreciation for nearly six decades of service, Marks Gray, P.A. announces the retirement of attorney Robert C. Gobelman from the Florida Bar. Mr. Gobelman joined Marks Gray, P.A. in 2011, along with other members of the firm, Gobelman, Love, Wasilenko, and Kendall. Mr. Gobelman officially retired from practicing law on October 27, 2017. A longtime resident of Jacksonville, Mr. Gobelman has had a distinguished career defending complex litigation in state and federal […]Continue Reading