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Victor M. Halbach, Jr. obtains defense verdict on all counts in a products liability case against Illinois Tool Works

Victor M. Halbach, Jr. a shareholder at Marks Gray, obtained defense verdict on all counts in a products liability case against Illinois Tool Works. The plaintiff’s legal theories were negligence and strict liability. The plaintiff, a 37-year-old construction worker, was using an ITW Positive Placement Nailer when a nail ricocheted and struck his right eye resulting in permanent blindness. Based upon biomechanical testimony and other evidence, the defense was able to prove that the plaintiff could […]

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Marks Gray served as counsel to Total Military Management (“TMM”)

Marks Gray served as counsel to Total Military Management (“TMM”) in a recent transaction with Eureka Growth Capital (“Eureka”), a Philadelphia based private equity firm which became a partner with management in the recapitalization of TMM, a Jacksonville based company focused on the complete management of U.S. military domestic and international household relocations. Founded in 2003 by CEO Matt Connell and headquartered in Jacksonville, FL, TMM works with carriers, agents and other service providers to […]

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Giselle Carson has been asked to serve as General Counsel of the Jacksonville Chamber of Commerce and a member of its Executive Committee for 2010.

Giselle Carson has been asked to serve as General Counsel of the Jacksonville Chamber of Commerce and a member of its Executive Committee for 2010.  The General Counsel is a volunteer position. Ms. Carson serves as a member of the Board and advises the Board on legal matters. Marks Gray was selected as one of Jacksonville Magazine’s 2010 Companies that Care.  The firm accepted the award at a luncheon on January 12th at the Omni Hotel […]

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Marks Gray recently encountered a unique opportunity to assist a non-profit organization in Haiti recover from the aftermath of that country’s earthquakes.

Marks Gray recently encountered a unique opportunity to assist a non-profit organization in Haiti recover from the aftermath of that country’s earthquakes.  Dorothy Pearce, a long-term employee of Marks Gray, left the firm in 2003 to work in an orphanage in Haiti and now runs her own orphanage, “Faith-Hope-Love Infant Rescue.”  This non-profit organization relies solely on donations to cover expenses and operational needs.  After spreading the word of Ms. Pearce’s need to firm shareholders […]

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Giselle Carson authored a chapter, “Strategies for Worksite Enforcement Compliance”, in a book titled, Counseling Clients

Marks Gray Shareholder, Giselle Carson, authored a chapter, “Strategies for Worksite Enforcement Compliance”, in a book titled, Counseling Clients on Worksite Enforcement published by Aspatore Books, a Thomson Reuters business.  The book covers various aspects of government investigations and workplace enforcement as well as how businesses and managers can implement effective compliance programs to avoid and respond to worksite enforcement.

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Marks Gray, P.A. is proud to announce that four if its attorneys have been named to the 2010 edition of Best Lawyers®

Marks Gray, P.A. is proud to announce that four if its attorneys have been named to the 2010 edition of Best Lawyers®. James C. Rinaman, Jr., Victor M. Halbach, Jr., William M. Corley and Jeptha F. Barbour were all listed from Marks Gray. Click here to read more.

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