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Jason L. Odom

Board Certified Specialist in Civil Trial
American Board of Trial Advocates
AV Rated, Martindale-Hubbell
Super Lawyer
Top Up and Coming attorneys, Florida Trend

The Florida Bar
Indian River County Bar Association
Florida Supreme Court (Civil) Jury Instructions Committee
Florida Supreme Court Commission on Professionalism
Florida Justice Association

Big Brothers Big Sisters, Indian River Advisory Board

University of Central Florida (B.A., 1997) Pi Sigma Alpha Honor Society
Stetson University (J.D., 2000) Moot Court Board

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Jason L. Odom

Personal Injury & Wrongful Death, Estate & Trust Litigation, Employment Law

Jason L. Odom is a valued member of our firm’s Litigation Department, where he displays a high level of excellence in his practice, focusing on Personal Injury and Medical Negligence, Probate and Trust Litigation, and Employment Law. He is a board-certified specialist in Civil Trial, which is an evaluation by The Florida Bar that identifies you as a lawyer with special knowledge, skills and proficiency, as well as professionalism and ethics. He is also “AV” rated under Martindale- Hubbell’s peer review rating system, a member of the American Board of Trial Advocates, and since 2017 has been named a “Super Lawyer” by Law & Politics Magazine.

Mr. Odom was born and raised in Vero Beach, and received a bachelor’s degree in Political Science the University of Central Florida in 1997.  In 2000, Mr. Odom earned his Juris Doctorate from Stetson University College of Law, where he was a member of the award-winning Moot Court Board. Mr. Odom started his legal career with the Tampa firm of Thompson, Sizemore & Gonzalez, P.A., where he practiced civil litigation, including Employment Law Litigation, on behalf of large public and private sector employers.

Mr. Odom is also an honored former member of our nation’s armed services, serving in the United States Marine Corps Reserve and achieving the rank of sergeant.

Since returning to Vero Beach in 2006, Mr. Odom displays his commitment to supporting our community through his involvement with local charitable causes such as the Indian River Big Brothers Big Sisters, of which he sits on the Advisory Board.

Blogs By: Jason L. Odom
Attorney Jason Odom Published in the Florida Justice Association Journal

Attorney Jason Odom Published in the…

Personal injury litigation often involves complex, intertwined legal issues.  Gould Cooksey Fennell Personal Injury lawyer Jason Odom recently published an article in the July/August 2020…

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CONGRESS MAY REFORM ADA PUBLIC ACCOMMODATIONS LAW

CONGRESS MAY REFORM ADA PUBLIC ACCOMMODATIONS…

In recent years, our local business community has been hit with a wave of lawsuits by ADA accessibility testers claiming, for example, that the business’s…

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Florida Appeals Court Upholds Verdict for Vero Beach Family Against Big Tobacco

Florida Appeals Court Upholds Verdict for…

On Wednesday, February 14th,  a Florida Appeals Court upheld a verdict issued in 2015 by a jury in Indian River County that awarded Gould Cooksey…

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