Forrest Todd Frederick is an attorney with the firm’s Jacksonville, Florida office. His practice focuses exclusively on representing policyholders in insurance coverage disputes, representing businesses, associations, and residential clients through the completion of their cases.
Mr. Frederick was born in the small town of Clinton, Missouri. After high school, he joined the U.S. Navy; was stationed in Corpus Christi, Bahrain, and Jacksonville; and was Honorably Discharged as a decorated Veteran at the rank of E6 after five years of service. While serving in the Navy, Mr. Frederick attended Columbia College and completed a bachelor’s degree in business administration shortly after completing his tour of duty.
After leaving the Navy, Mr. Frederick went on to attain his Juris Doctor from Florida Coastal School of Law. While at law school, he worked in the school’s Law Clinic, representing the indigent in various legal matters pro-bono. That experience would pave the way for his early law career as he represented clients in various legal matters, including family law, estate planning, probate, and dependency.
After Hurricane Matthew devastated Jacksonville in 2016, Mr. Frederick began exclusively practicing property insurance law, representing the interests of policyholders in Northeast Florida.
When Hurricane Irma caused widespread devastation in 2017, Mr. Frederick expanded his practice to represent policyholders throughout the state of Florida and beyond.
Mr. Frederick represents matters in both state and federal court, including cases involving breach of contract and bad faith insurance practices. His court admissions include Florida, Texas, and Illinois (pending).
- Naval and Marine Corps Achievement Medal (2)
- Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal
- National Defense Medal
- Navy Good Conduct Medal
- Honorable Military Discharge
- Enlisted Surface Warfare Specialist
Florida Coastal School of Law
Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, Accounting and Finance
State Community College
Associate of Applied Science in Computer Information Systems Programming