William J. Cook

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  • 501 East Kennedy Boulevard, Suite 1040, Tampa, FL 33602
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Attorney Awards


Member, Tampa Bay Inn of Court. Recipient: American Jurisprudence Book Award in Business Associations. Finalist, Scribes National Note and Comment Competition, 1992-1993. Notes Editor, Stetson Law Review. Intern, U.S. District Judge Elizabeth A. Kovachevich, Middle District of Florida, 1993. Author: Note, "From Insider Trading to Unfair Trading: Chestman II and Rule 14e-3," 22 Stetson L. Rev. 171, 1992; "Getting Slam-Dunked on Appeal," The Hillsborough County Bar Association Lawyer, April 1998. Co-Author, Alpert's Florida Practice Handbook, Damages, 1995, current supplement. Speaker: "Insurance Law: Third Party Coverage in Florida," National Business Institute, November, 1998; "Litigating the Class Action Lawsuit in Florida," National Business Institute, October, 1999; "Joint Defense Agreements," April 2002; "Florida Legal Ethics" Lorman Business Services, Inc., Jan. 2001 & 2002.

Areas of Practice (6)

  • Civil Litigation
  • Business Litigation
  • Personal Injury
  • Securities Litigation
  • Labor and Employment
  • Insurance

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
813-489-1001  Phone
888-892-8722  Phone
813-489-1008  Fax
University Attended:
Virginia Polytechnic Institute, B.A., 1990
Law School Attended:
Stetson University College of Law, J.D., cum laude, 1993
Year of First Admission:
2001, U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida; 1994, U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit; 1995, U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida; 1993, Florida
Hillsborough County and American Bar Associations; The Florida Bar (Member, Sections on: Business Law; Appellate Practice and Advocacy).
Birth Information:
Fairfax, Virginia, June 13, 1968
Payment Information:
  • Free Initial Consultation
  • Fixed Hourly Rates
  • Fixed Fees Available

Peer Reviews

4.9/5.0 (1 review)
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