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Jeff Stone To Assume New Role As Vice President-General Counsel And Corporate Secretary For Gulf Power

Beggs & Lane congratulates Jeff Stone on his new role as Vice President-General Counsel and Corporate Secretary for Gulf Power. During his 33 years at the firm, Jeff represented Gulf Power in numerous regulatory proceedings before the Florida Public Service Commission, including the initial creation of the Purchased Power Capacity Cost Recovery Clause and the Environmental Compliance Cost Recovery Clause, as well as eight base rate reviews. “While we will […]

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Robert L. Jones, III Selected to Leadership Pensacola (LeaP) Class of 2018

Beggs & Lane is pleased to announce that Robert L. Jones, III has been selected to participate in the Greater Pensacola Chamber Foundation’s Leadership Pensacola (LeaP) class of 2018. This 10-month program brings together a cross-section of community-minded men and women in order to foster an understanding of the issues facing the Greater Pensacola Region and develop the leadership skills necessary to resolve them. Since 1982, more than 1,500 of our […]

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Beggs & Lane Attorney Represents Iraq War Veteran in Fair Housing Litigation

Beggs & Lane partner John H. Adams was recently mentioned in an article published in the Pensacola News Journal for his representation of Matthew Kopcsak, a disabled Iraq War veteran. Mr. Adams filed suit in Federal Court on behalf of Mr. Kopcsak. The law suit alleges that Mr. Kopcsak was deprived of his rights under the Fair Housing Act when his request to move a service animal into the home […]

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Beggs & Lane Prevails in Premises Liability Appeal

Charlie Wiggins of Beggs & Lane recently obtained a favorable decision from Florida’s First District Court of Appeal for one of the firm’s clients, a local beverage distributor. The case involved a trip-and-fall claim against the distributor. The plaintiff alleged that he fell over a beer pallet located near the entrance of a liquor store. In the plaintiff’s suit, he asserted that the distributor was negligent in its placement of […]

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Beggs & Lane Welcomes John H. Adams

Beggs & Lane is pleased to announce that John H. Adams has joined the firm as a partner in its Pensacola office. Mr. Adams has a broad commercial litigation practice and regularly represents clients in the state and federal courts of both Florida and Alabama. “John is an outstanding lawyer and brings additional strength to the firm’s commercial litigation practice. We are pleased to have John on our team and […]

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Beggs & Lane Assists in Bringing New Aircraft Maintenance Facility to Pensacola

PENSACOLA, October 29, 2016 After detailed and complex negotiations, the City of Pensacola broke ground on a new major aircraft maintenance, repair, and overhaul facility at the Pensacola International Airport. The 46 million dollar facility is expected to create over 400 jobs. Attorney John Daniel, of Beggs & Lane, was the lead attorney representing the City of Pensacola team in negotiation and finalizing the deal. Construction is expected to take […]

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Beggs & Lane Attorneys Secure Defense Verdict in Medical Malpractice Wrongful Death Jury Trial

The Beggs & Lane team of Tom Gonzalez, Bob Crongeyer and Jena Wise recently obtained a complete defense verdict in favor of a Pensacola, Florida physician and his practice group after a two week jury trial held in Escambia County, Florida.  The plaintiff alleged that the doctor had practiced below the standard of care and asked the jury to award between $1.5 and $2 million in economic and noneconomic damages.

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Beggs & Lane Welcomes Jena M. Wise

Beggs & Lane is pleased to announce that Jena M. Wise has joined the firm as an associate in its Pensacola office. Ms. Wise focuses her practice in the areas of medical malpractice and commercial litigation. “Jena is an outstanding addition to our firm. We are proud to have her on our team“, said J. Nixon Daniel, III, managing partner at Beggs & Lane. Ms. Wise is a Pensacola native […]

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Beggs & Lane Welcomes Amy P. Slaman

Beggs & Lane is pleased to announce that Amy P. Slaman has joined the firm as an associate in its Destin office. Ms. Slaman focuses her practice in the areas of corporate law, probate, and estate planning. Her practice includes business formation, and related transactional services for corporations, limited liability companies, and other closely held business entities. “We are glad to have Amy on our team. I know she will […]

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Beggs & Lane Welcomes Robert L. Crongeyer

Beggs & Lane is proud to welcome back Robert L. Crongeyer. Mr. Crongeyer will be acting as a mediator and will be engaged on behalf of litigants in state and federal courts.  “Bob is an accomplished lawyer, and we are glad to have him back on our team,” said J. Nixon Daniel, III, managing partner at Beggs & Lane. “His experience and counsel will be an asset to clients – […]

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