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Thomas Michael Farrell IV

Thomas Michael Farrell IV

Practice areas:

Insurance, Social Security

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About Me

Mr. Farrell concentrates in the following areas of law: disability insurance denials; social security disability denials; life insurance denials; ERISA litigation.  He has been awarded the highest Martindale Hubbell rating of "AV" by his peers.

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1993

  1. Social Security: 50%
    20 years
  2. Insurance: 50%
    22 years

Payment

Fees:

Free Consultation (60 minutes)

Payment Types:

Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

4 total 

  • Lawrence John Gibney Jr.

    Tom is an experienced ERISA attorney who is honest, knowledgeable and trustworthy. I would not hesitate to refer a client to Tom.

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    Lawrence Gibney Intellectual Property Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Eric Stepanov

    I sincerely endorse Mr. Farrell. He is an extremely knowledgeable attorney who is an active member in the avvo community. I enjoy reading his input on various issues and highly recommend him.

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    Eric Stepanov Contracts & Agreements Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Law Offices of Thomas M. Farrell IV, P.A

2319 Oak Street
Jacksonville, FL, 32204-4603

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
FLMember in Good Standing199305/07/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Named a Florida "Superlawyer"Superlawyers Magazine2015
"Top Lawyers In Florida"The Legal Network2014
Bar Register of Preeminent LawyersMartindale-Hubbell2014
Named one of "Jacksonville's Top Lawyers"904 Magazine2012
2013 Top Rated Labor / Employment LawyerAmerican Lawyer Media/ Martindale Hubbell2012
Recipient of highest "Preeminent/ AV" ratingMartindale Hubbell2011
Recipient of highest "Superb/ 10" RatingAvvo.com2011
Top Journalism GraduateUniversity of Florida1989

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerFarrell & Gasparo, P.A.1999 - 2009
AssociateSims & Lopez, P.A.1996 - 1999
AssociateCianfrogna, Telfer, Reda & Faherty, P.A.1992 - 1996

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Fourth Judicial Circuit Unlicensed Practice of Law CommitteeMember2014 - Present
Social Security Section Jacksonville Bar AssocChairman2011 - 2015
Jacksonville Bar Association, Social Security Law SectionMember2010 - Present
National Organization of Social Security Claimants RepresentativesMember2010 - Present
Jacksonville Federal Bar AssociationMember2009 - Present
Catholic Lawyers' GuildMember2009 - Present
Florida Bar Fourth Judicial Circuit Grievance Committee 4BChairman2009 - 2011
Jacksonville Bar Association, Personal Injury SectionMember2008 - Present
Jacksonville Bar Small - Solo Firm SectionMember2008 - Present
Florida Bar Fourth Judicial Circuit Grievance Committee 4BMember2008 - 2011
Florida Workers' AdvocatesVice President2005 - 2006
Florida Workers' AdvocatesSecretary2005 - 2005
Florida Workers' AdvocatesTreasurer2003 - 2004
Florida Workers' AdvocatesChairman, Newsletter Committee2000 - 2006
Florida Workers' AdvocatesMember, Campaign Fundraising Committee2000 - 2006
Florida Workers' AdvocatesMember, Legislative Committee1999 - 2006
Florida Workers' AdvocatesMember1998 - 2006
Florida Workers' AdvocatesMember, Membership Committee1998 - 2006
Florida Workers' AdvocatesBoard of Directors1998 - 2006
Florida Workers' AdvocatesProject Chairman, FWA Compendium of Orders1998 - 1998
Jacksonville Bar AssociationMember1996 - Present
Inns of CourtMember1995 - 1995
Brevard County Young Lawyers' SectionMember1995 - 1995
Brevard County Young Lawyers' AssociationSecretary1995 - 1995

Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
"Social Security Disability Bootcamp," National Business Institute"Mental Impairment Claims In Social Security Disability Cases"2013
"Social Security Disability Bootcamp," National Business Institute"Avoiding Ethical Pitfalls In Social Security DIsability Cases"2013
Social Security Disability Bootcamp," National Business Institute"Effective ALJ Tactics In Social Security Disability Cases"2013
Florida Workers' Advocates"ERISA: The Good, The Bad, and the Ugly"2007
Florida Workers' Advocates"Fraud: Out Of Control"2005

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Florida, Fredric G. Levin College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1992
University of FloridaJournalism, CommunicationsN/A1989

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Northeast Florida Chiropractic Society Meeting"Five Things You Didn't Know About Your Disability Insurance Policy"2014
Social Security Disability Bootcamp"Avoiding Ethical Pitfalls in Social Security DIsability Cases"2013
Social Security Disability Bootcamp"Effective ALJ Hearing Tactics in Social Security Disability Cases"2013
Social Security Disability Bootcamp"Mental Impairment Claims in Social Security Disabilty Cases"2013
Disability Appeals and Preparing A Case For HearingSocial Security Disability2012
Social Security Disability Basics SeminarSocial Security Disability2011
Jacksonville Fibromyalgia Support Group ConferenceSocial Security Disability and Fibromyalgia2010
Jacksonville Bar Small Firm Section Luncheon"Five Things You Didn't Know About Your Disability Insurance Policy"2010
Jacksonville Bar Association Employment Law Section SeminarERISA Employee Benefits Issues2009
Jacksonville Bar Association Small Firm Section LuncheonIdentification and Negotiation of ERISA Liens In Personal Injury Cases2007
17th Annual Florida Workers' Advocates Educational ConferenceERISA Law Update2007
15th Annual Florida Workers' Advocates Educational Conference"Fraud: Out Of Control2005
Introduction to Workers' Compensation SeminarWorkers' compensation2003
Workers' Compensation Hearings in Florida: Techniques and StrategiesWorkers' Compensation2002
People's Law SchoolGeneral law topics2002
Peole's Law School SeminarGeneral practice2001
The People's Law School SeminarGeneral Practice2000
Ninth Annual Florida Workers' Advocates Educational ConferenceCurrent issues in Workers' Compensation1999
Current Issues In Workers' CompensationWorkers' Compensation1999
Eighth Annual Florida Workers' Advocates Educational ConferenceCurrent issues in Workers' Compensation1998
Current Legal Issues for Medical Providers SeminarWorkers' Compensation1997
Current Legal Issues for Medical Providers SeminarWorkers' compensation1997
Annual Conference of American Acacademy of Disability Evaluating PhysiciansEvaluating Permanent Impairment1996
The People's Law School SeminarGeneral legal topics1995