Jay Calvert Cooper has been a trial lawyer in the State of Florida since 1986. Today, he has a solo practice which is headquartered in Fort Myers, Florida but he takes cases throughout the state. Jay maintained board certification in civil trial through the Florida Bar from 1993 through May 2018. He has tried numerous personal injury, wrongful death and contract cases to juries throughout the state and has been there when the jury has come back with a verdict in over 100 cases. Let Jay put his practical experience and recognized expertise to work for you.
Arbitration and mediation are private, confidential processes that keep disputes out of the public eye.
Nursing homes are accountable under Florida law for negligent nursing home care and for neglect and abuse of elderly residents. Many nursing home cases involve the wrongful death of a parent or loved one from inadequate care
Accidents that occur on the water often involve unique questions of law and fact. For example, cruise ship accidents that occur on the high seas often have a one year statute of limitations.