Congratulations are in order for Charlie Merkel, Jr., who has been named to MidSouth Super Lawyers’ Top 50 list for 2019. As the managing member of Merkel & Cocke, P.A., Charles M. Merkel, Jr. has garnered an exceptional reputation as a plaintiff’s wrongful death and personal injury attorney. He provides strong advocacy for clients throughout Mississippi who have sustained harm from the negligence of others.
Mr. Merkel was also named to the American Institute of Personal Injury Attorneys’ “10 Best Attorney” list for client satisfaction for 2019. The “10 Best” list is created by a third-party ratings service which focuses on an attorney’s exceptional performance when it comes attorney/client relationships.
About Charlie Merkel, Jr.
Charlie Merkel, Jr. has been fighting for medical malpractice victims and their families for decades. He has secured multiple multimillion dollar jury awards and settlements on behalf of clients throughout the state. Additional practice areas that encompass his experience include premises liability, defective products, truck accidents, and other motor vehicle accidents. Throughout his distinguished career, Mr. Merkel has litigated more than 400 cases to verdict.
Some of the other awards Mr. Merkel has won include:
- Best Lawyers in America, 1989 to present
- Best Lawyers in America, Lawyer of the year, 2012
- Super Lawyers, 2006 to present
- AV Preeminent® rating by Martindale-Hubbell®
Also, Mr. Merkel is one of only 5 attorneys listed by Super Lawyers in the area of Personal Injury Medical Malpractice – Plaintiffs who practices law between Jackson and Memphis.
Beginning his law career in a small Mississippi town, Mr. Merkel has garnered an excellent reputation as a strong advocate for his clients. He not only provides representation for large or lucrative cases, but is well known for taking on the cause of anyone who needs legal help, regardless of how difficult the case. His fierce loyalty to his clients all the way to the end is one of his most admirable characteristics.
Merkel & Cocke, P.A. is so proud of Charlie Merkel for this latest achievement. Please join us in congratulating him!