Joseph B. Stokes, III, Esq.
Joe Stokes, a Jacksonville native, is a shareholder in the firm’s litigation department. He has extensive jury trial experience in defending companies in personal injury actions. He has practiced in the area of insurance defense for 20 years and has handled all types of personal injury and wrongful death cases, including premises liability, pharmacy malpractice, trucking cases, automobile accidents and products liability. He is AV rated by Martindale Hubbell, its highest ranking.
U.S. District Court Middle District of Florida
B.A., Stetson University, 1988
J.D., Cumberland School of Law Samford University, 1991
The Florida Bar
The Jacksonville Bar Association
Jacksonville Association of Defense Counsel
Chester Bedell Inn of Court
Phi Delta Phi
Past Associate Editor, American Journal of Trial Advocacy
Primerus Defense Institute
Publications and Speaking Engagements
“Maryland vs. Craig and the Confrontation Clause: When Does Confront Mean Confront?,” American Journal of Trial Advocacy Volume 14:2
Lecture: “Subrogation, Contribution & Indemnity,” Primerus Defense Institute, Naples, Florida, April 2011
Joseph B. Stokes, III is a member of the Claims and Litigation Management Alliance.