Gould Cooksey Fennell

Trusted By Our Clients Since 1955

For more than half a century, individuals and businesses in Indian River County and the Treasure Coast have trusted Gould Cooksey Fennell to serve their diverse and changing legal needs.

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65 Years
Serving the legal needs of our community
# 1
Only Firm with Primary Office on the treasure coast listed as "best Law Firm" by US news & world report
$ 150
100 %
of Estate Planning Attorneys
with Advanced degrees (LL.M) in estate planning or Tax
$ 1

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Tax Focused Reasons to Consider Gifting (from the Federal Tax Perspective)

Tax Focused Reasons To Consider Gifting – Video Lifetime gifting can be a valuable part of any efficient estate plan, especially for taxable estates. Though …

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Four GCF Attorneys in Best Lawyers® in America

Congratulations to members of the GCF team for their Best Lawyers® Recognition!   David Carter: First Recognized in 2012 Personal Injury Litigation – Plaintiffs   …

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Stacking vs. Non-Stacking of Insurance in Florida

Being involved in a car accident is challenging enough, but it is particularly frustrating when the at-fault driver does not have car insurance. Unfortunately, Florida …

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979 Beachland Blvd., Vero Beach, FL 32963
Gould Cooksey Fennell is located in the beautiful city of Vero Beach, Florida and proudly serves Indian River County and the Treasure Coast.

Our Story

60 years in the making

In the 1950’s, law firm founders John Gould, Byron Cooksey and Darrell Fennell sought to establish a firm that would reflect a commitment to service within the Treasure Coast.

From the ground up, they built a firm that reflected their values – as active and established leaders in the community.

65 years later, Gould Cooksey Fennell is an enduring presence in the Treasure Coast legal community. With 16 attorneys practicing in four distinct areas of law, our firm’s attorneys strive for excellence in serving the diverse needs of the community. Gould Cooksey Fennell attorneys successfully drive progress and surpass client expectations.

Since 2014, U.S. News & World Report ranked Gould Cooksey Fennell as a Tier One law firm, showcasing the firm’s commitment to excellence by listing it as one of the best law firms in the nation.