Jerry Bryant concentrates his practice in health care and employment law. Much of his practice is devoted to advising health care providers on complex regulatory issues, including state and federal ‘anti-kickback’ and privacy regulations. Jerry also represents all types of employers in both administrative and civil cases involving allegations of unlawful termination. In addition, Jerry’s practice includes case law analysis, policy form analysis and production of legal opinions relating to insurance matters on behalf a number of the firm’s insurance company clients and other regulated entities. In 2013, Jerry was named by Florida Trend Magazine as a “Legal Elite Up and Comer”.
Before joining Pennington, Jerry clerked with another local law firm while he attended The Florida State University College of Law. Jerry, who was also member of the FSU Law Review, graduated with honors in 2008.
A native of Tallahassee, Jerry is very active in the local community. He participates in numerous charitable organizations and has coached local youth and middle school basketball teams. In 2014, Jerry was selected as a member of Leadership Tallahassee, a group dedicated to cultivating emerging community leaders.Jerry lives in Tallahassee with his wife, Laura, and their young son, Jacob.