For more than half a century, individuals and businesses in Indian River County and the Treasure Coast have trusted Gould Cooksey Fennell, P.A. to serve their diverse and changing legal needs. With practice groups devoted to the distinct needs of clients in the areas of: Estate Planning, Tax and Probate; Real Estate and Development; Probate Litigation; Personal Injury and Wrongful Death; Commercial and Business Litigation; and Corporate Transactions, Gould Cooksey Fennell, P.A. provides a full array of legal services as well as timely and cost-effective delivery systems that are not available elsewhere in the Treasure Coast region.
Gould Cooksey Fennell, P.A. represents individuals, investors and business owners in the need of sophisticated estate and tax planning, probate and trust administration, residential and commercial real property transactions and development, title insurance, and complex corporate and business entity transactional representation and serves as commercial and construction litigation counsel.
The law firm has proven itself an enduring presence in the Treasure Coast, and services the legal needs of the growing communities in Indian River, Brevard, St. Lucie, Martin and Okeechobee counties. The firm now counts among its clients, residents of Vero Beach, Sebastian, Palm Bay, Melbourne, Fort Pierce, Port St. Lucie, Jensen Beach, Hobe Sound, Okeechobee, and Stuart.
Many of the firm’s legal clients have homes in other states and are seeking wealth preservation advice while considering changing their legal residences to Florida. The considerations often include the application of Florida’s estate planning laws, including Florida Homestead which is well known for its unique impact on a resident’s estate plan that may be overlooked by residents and advisors who are not familiar with these laws.
The firm is equally committed to representing persons seriously injured in trucking or motor vehicle accidents, and victims in wrongful death, employment discrimination, harassment, retaliation, and medical malpractice.
A commitment to community service is a firm tradition. The firm’s Vero Beach lawyers are members of, and lead the boards of, many of the regions non-profit organizations.