J. Cole Davis is an Associate with the Firm. His practice is focused on employment law, civil litigation and insurance defense.
His practice is focused on a wide range of civil litigation with an emphasis on labor and employment disputes, workplace discrimination, retaliation, wage and hour disputes, commercial business litigation, local government disputes, personal injury and wrongful death cases, and workers' compensation defense.
Cole enjoys counseling clients to solve tough issues and enthusiastically litigates for them when necessary. Cole has represented employers in both federal, state court, the Florida District Court of Appeals, and before numerous government agencies - including the DOL, EEOC, and FCHR. Additionally, Cole has represented employers in audits performed by the Division of Financial Services Workers' Compensation Division.
After earning his Bachelor's degree from Florida State University, Cole spent two years with Bay District Schools as a third grade teacher. Cole went on to graduate from Florida State University's College of Law before moving home to the Panama City area.
Cole is a native of Panama City. He is currently a member of the Bay County Bar Association, St. Andrews Bay American Inn of Court, and The Florida Bar's Workers' Compensation Division, the Defense Research Institute, and Florida Defense Lawyers Association. He and his family, enjoy boating, camping, and college football.