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Thomas Michael Farrell IV

Social Security & Disability Attorney at Jacksonville, FL

5.0   2 reviews
  • Licensed for 31 years
    State FL
    Acquired 1993
    Status
    Member in Good Standing No misconduct found

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

About Thomas

Learn Thomas’s areas of practice.

2
Practice areas
  1. Insurance
    50%
    Disability insurance litigation, ERISA litigation and life insurance disputes.

    31 years

  2. Social Security & Disability
    50%

    29 years

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.

Location

Farrell Disability Law
2319 Oak Street
Jacksonville, FL, 32204-4603

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Reviews

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Posted by anonymous | April 30, 2018
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
client
I would recommend Tom Mr Farrell and his team to anyone. Very gracious,knowledgeable, kind and considerate. His experience dealing with issues such as mine is remarkable. He takes care of every need and problem that may arise. I can not say how pleased I am with his representation.
Posted by Robert | December 14, 2017
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Long Term Disability Claim
Mr. Ferrell was amazing, specific, professional, courteous and most important in today's world trustworthy. If he says it will get done it does.His staff is wonderful and helpful. I would put my claim in no one else's hands.

Cost

Rates
  • Free Consultation 60 minutes
Payment methods
Credit Card

Resume

AVVO RATING 10.0 (Superb)

Work Experience

  • Partner
  • Farrell & Gasparo, P.A.
  • 1999 - 2009
  • Associate
  • Sims & Lopez, P.A.
  • 1996 - 1999
  • Associate
  • Cianfrogna, Telfer, Reda & Faherty, P.A.
  • 1992 - 1996

Education

  • University of Florida, Fredric G. Levin College of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1992
  • University of Florida
  • 1989

Associations

  • Fourth Judicial Circuit Unlicensed Practice of Law Committee
  • Member
  • 2014 - Present
  • Jacksonville Bar Association, Social Security Law Section
  • Member
  • 2010 - Present
  • National Organization of Social Security Claimants Representatives
  • Member
  • 2010 - Present
  • Catholic Lawyers' Guild
  • Member
  • 2009 - Present
  • Jacksonville Federal Bar Association
  • Member
  • 2009 - Present
  • Jacksonville Bar Small - Solo Firm Section
  • Member
  • 2008 - Present
  • Jacksonville Bar Association, Personal Injury Section
  • Member
  • 2008 - Present
  • Jacksonville Bar Association
  • Member
  • 1996 - Present
  • Social Security Section Jacksonville Bar Assoc
  • Chairman
  • 2011 - 2015
  • Florida Bar Fourth Judicial Circuit Grievance Committee 4B
  • Chairman
  • 2009 - 2011
  • Florida Bar Fourth Judicial Circuit Grievance Committee 4B
  • Member
  • 2008 - 2011
  • Florida Workers' Advocates
  • Secretary
  • 2005 - 2005
  • Florida Workers' Advocates
  • Vice President
  • 2005 - 2006
  • Florida Workers' Advocates
  • Treasurer
  • 2003 - 2004
  • Florida Workers' Advocates
  • Member, Campaign Fundraising Committee
  • 2000 - 2006
  • Florida Workers' Advocates
  • Chairman, Newsletter Committee
  • 2000 - 2006
  • Florida Workers' Advocates
  • Member, Legislative Committee
  • 1999 - 2006
  • Florida Workers' Advocates
  • Project Chairman, FWA Compendium of Orders
  • 1998 - 1998
  • Florida Workers' Advocates
  • Board of Directors
  • 1998 - 2006
  • Florida Workers' Advocates
  • Member, Membership Committee
  • 1998 - 2006
  • Florida Workers' Advocates
  • Member
  • 1998 - 2006
  • Brevard County Young Lawyers' Association
  • Secretary
  • 1995 - 1995
  • Inns of Court
  • Member
  • 1995 - 1995
  • Brevard County Young Lawyers' Section
  • Member
  • 1995 - 1995
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • Named a Florida "Superlawyer"
  • Superlawyers Magazine
  • 2017
  • Named a Florida "Superlawyer"
  • Superlawyers Magazine
  • 2015
  • "Top Lawyers In Florida"
  • The Legal Network
  • 2014
  • Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2014
  • Named one of "Jacksonville's Top Lawyers"
  • 904 Magazine
  • 2012
  • 2013 Top Rated Labor / Employment Lawyer
  • American Lawyer Media/ Martindale Hubbell
  • 2012
  • Recipient of highest "Preeminent/ AV" rating
  • Martindale Hubbell
  • 2011
  • Recipient of highest "Superb/ 10" Rating
  • Avvo.com
  • 2011
  • Top Journalism Graduate
  • University of Florida
  • 1989
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Publications

  • "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
  • "Social Security Disability Bootcamp," National Business Institute
  • "Mental Impairment Claims 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
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Speaking Engagements

  • Lawyers In Libraries
  • "Understanding Social Security Disabiliity"
  • 2017
  • Jacksonville Bar Small Firm Section
  • Your Long Term Disability Policy
  • 2017
  • 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 Hearing
  • Social Security Disability
  • 2012
  • Social Security Disability Basics Seminar
  • Social Security Disability
  • 2011
  • Jacksonville Fibromyalgia Support Group Conference
  • Social Security Disability and Fibromyalgia
  • 2010
  • Jacksonville Bar Small Firm Section Luncheon
  • "Five Things You Didn't Know About Your Disability Insurance Policy"
  • 2010
  • Jacksonville Bar Association Employment Law Section Seminar
  • ERISA Employee Benefits Issues
  • 2009
  • Jacksonville Bar Association Small Firm Section Luncheon
  • Identification and Negotiation of ERISA Liens In Personal Injury Cases
  • 2007
  • 17th Annual Florida Workers' Advocates Educational Conference
  • ERISA Law Update
  • 2007
  • 15th Annual Florida Workers' Advocates Educational Conference
  • "Fraud: Out Of Control
  • 2005
  • Introduction to Workers' Compensation Seminar
  • Workers' compensation
  • 2003
  • Workers' Compensation Hearings in Florida: Techniques and Strategies
  • Workers' Compensation
  • 2002
  • People's Law School
  • General law topics
  • 2002
  • Peole's Law School Seminar
  • General practice
  • 2001
  • The People's Law School Seminar
  • General Practice
  • 2000
  • Ninth Annual Florida Workers' Advocates Educational Conference
  • Current issues in Workers' Compensation
  • 1999
  • Current Issues In Workers' Compensation
  • Workers' Compensation
  • 1999
  • Eighth Annual Florida Workers' Advocates Educational Conference
  • Current issues in Workers' Compensation
  • 1998
  • Current Legal Issues for Medical Providers Seminar
  • Workers' Compensation
  • 1997
  • Current Legal Issues for Medical Providers Seminar
  • Workers' compensation
  • 1997
  • Annual Conference of American Acacademy of Disability Evaluating Physicians
  • Evaluating Permanent Impairment
  • 1996
  • The People's Law School Seminar
  • General legal topics
  • 1995
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Attorney endorsements

Received (4)
Given (2)
Endorse Thomas
Employee benefits Attorney | Jan 17
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Tom is an experienced ERISA attorney who is honest, knowledgeable and trustworthy. I would not hesitate to refer a client to Tom."
Unknown Attorney | Dec 08
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"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."
Social Security & Disability Attorney | Jun 10
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Recently I attended an event where Tom gave an overview of Social Security disability law. He is very knowledgeable this area and cares about his clients very much. I think of Tom as my point of reference for this area of the law. I refer all my clients to him for social security disability."
Insurance Attorney | Feb 04
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer's work. I have sent several clients to him and all have been very pleased. He is extremely intelligent. He is able to take complex legal issues and explain them to his clients. I would highly recommend him."