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Lawrence John Gibney Jr.
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Lawrence John Gibney Jr.

also known as L. Jack Gibney

 This lawyer has been disciplined by a state licensing authority.

Practice areas:

Intellectual Property, Social Security, Adoption

About Me

I was raised in Jacksonville, Florida and went to local schools before going to college.   I traveled extensively while in the Merchant Marine as an engineer before returning to law school.  After I graudated from law school, I moved back to Jacksonville and worked for two law firms before starting my current law practice in 1988.  I try to remember that every situation is different and needs to be handled as such.  No two clients or their problems are the same and the needs of particular clients are the first and foremost concern of my practice.

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1984

  1. Social Security: 40%
    22 years
  2. Intellectual Property: 40%
    14 years
  3. Adoption: 20%
    22 years

Payment

Fees:

Fixed (Sometimes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

6 total 

  • Judd S Nemiro

    This attorney has great determination and drive. I endorse this lawyer.

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    Judd Nemiro Divorce & Separation Attorney
    Relationship: Other

  • Howard M Lewis

    I endorse this lawyer. Attoreny Gibney is an outstanding attorney and I highly recommend his legal services.

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    Howard Lewis Divorce & Separation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

L. Jack Gibney

8777 San Jose Boulevard
Suite 502
Jacksonville, FL, 32217-4293

8777 San Jose Boulevard, Suite 502
Jacksonville, FL, 32217

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License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
GAActive Member in Good Standing 198508/22/2015
FLMember in Good Standing198408/12/2015

Professional Misconduct

This lawyer was disciplined by a state licensing authority.

  1. Admonishment
    issued in FL, 2011

    updated

    An admonition means an attorney did something wrong but may still practice law. The Bar gives the lawyer an admonition in hopes that he or she will not repeat the behavior.

  2. Public Reprimand
    issued in FL, 2010

    updated

    Public reprimand means the attorney did something wrong but may still practice law. The Bar warns the lawyer in hopes that he or she will not repeat the behavior. Details of the infraction are made part of the public record.

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Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2014
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2013
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2012
One of the best Intellectual Property Attorneys in Jacksonville904 Magazine2012
Top River City Lawyers904 Magazine2011
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2011
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2010
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2009
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2008
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2007
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2006
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2005

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
AssociateToole, Bubb and Beale1987 - 1988
AssociateBullock, Childs1984 - 1986

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
United States Patent and Trademark OfficeMember2001 - Present
State Bar of GeorgiaMember1985 - Present
Florida BarMember1984 - Present
Jacksonville Bar AssociationN/AN/A

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Beverage Tossing CoolerA Patent was issued.

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Publications

Publication NameTitleDate
Advantage Business MagazineDo You Have a Trademark?2013

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Florida State University College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1984
United States Merchant Marine AcademyEngineeringB.S.1979

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Adoption SeminarAdoption Law in Florida2013
The Ins and Outs of AdoptionAdoption Law in Florida2012