Edwards & Ragatz, P.A., a law firm located in Jacksonville, Florida, specializing in personal injury litigation, has once again been recognized by Best Lawyers in America as one of the top firms in the region for 2020. This marks the fifth year in a row that Edwards & Ragatz, P.A. has earned this prestigious designation. Both Thomas S. Edwards, Jr. and Eric C. Ragatz were listed as Tier One trial attorneys for their achievements in Medical Malpractice Law and Personal Injury Litigation. In addition, the firm itself was also ranked Tier One for these areas of practice.
Best Lawyers in America uses data collected by clients and professional references to tabulate a law firm’s overall score, and then ranks those law firms into different tiers. The data comes from surveys regarding a firm’s expertise, responsiveness, understanding of a business and its needs, cost-effectiveness, civility, and whether they would refer another client to the firm. Edwards & Ragatz, P.A., has consistently received very high marks in all these categories.
Thomas S. Edwards, Jr., the senior partner at Edwards & Ragatz, P.A., has been a Board-Certified civil trial attorney by The Florida Bar since 1991. Throughout his career, his achievements have been quite extraordinary. He has used his experience and expertise to help victims of negligence get the compensation they deserve, including the largest medical malpractice verdict in the Unites States in 2012, along with the second largest personal injury verdict in 2012. He and his team also have multi-million-dollar settlements in numerous other areas of law, including bank trust fraud, nursing home negligence and truck accident cases.
Attorney Eric C. Ragatz has also had an illustrious career, specializing in wrongful death and catastrophic injury lawsuits. He has achieved multiple million-dollar verdicts as the lead trial attorney and, along with Mr. Edwards, won a verdict for a Jacksonville family against a local hospital for $178 million. This was one of the largest medical malpractice cases in Florida history.
The experienced Jacksonville personal injury attorneys at Edwards & Ragatz, P.A., have an unmatched work ethic and are personally devoted to every client that walks in the door. If you have been seriously injured due to someone else’s negligence, our attorneys will give your case the personal service and attention it deserves and fight for your right to compensation. Contact our office today to schedule a free consultation.