Biography Overview

Eric "Rick" Block is an accomplished personal injury attorney and longtime Jacksonville, Florida, resident, the son of a U.S. Navy captain fighter pilot. Mr. Block is a graduate of the Nova University Center for the Study of Law in Fort Lauderdale, earning his Juris Doctorate and starting off a career advocating for those injured by the negligence of others. He's won 202 jury verdicts in his more than two decades advocating for the people — many of those victories worth a million dollars or more.

Prior to joining Morgan & Morgan in 2017, Mr. Block owned and operated his own successful law firm in Jacksonville, representing clients in automobile, truck, and bicycle accidents, in addition to those who suffered brain and spinal cord injuries. Among his wins is a $7.8 million knee-injury verdict and a $5 million verdict for a woman injured by falling vending machines.

Mr. Block is a founding member of the Jacksonville Justice Association, a non-profit organization that provides plaintiffs’ attorneys with education and resources to enhance their trial practice. He has served as one of the organization’s early presidents and board of directors.

If you've been injured and are looking for justice, contact Mr. Block's office today for a free, no-risk case review.


Practice Areas

  • Personal Injury
  • Brain Injury
  • Car Accident
  • Motorcycle Accident
  • Biking Accident
  • Truck Accident
  • Spinal Cord Injury

Memberships

  • Florida Bar
  • Jacksonville Justice Associaton

Education

  • University of Florida, BA.
  • Nova University Center for the Study of Law, JD.
Recent successes
$7,877,492.22
Verdict
James Feaster v. ProgressiveCar Accident Lawyer & Auto Injury Attorneys
$850,000.00
Settlement
Vazquez, Maria I. v. La Mia Foods CorporationPremises Liability and Slip & Fall Lawyers
$5,584,546.34
Verdict
Donna Hale vs. Sierra Orlando PropertiesPremises Liability and Slip & Fall Lawyers
$3,075,353.94
Verdict
Mary Booth v. State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance CompanyCar Accident Lawyer & Auto Injury Attorneys
$4,011,727.42
Verdict
Booker, Donald R. , v. Little, Glen F.Car Accident Lawyer & Auto Injury Attorneys
$320,000.00
Verdict
Nancy Ariani v. Renee W. Johnson, As Personal Representative For The Estate Of Hoke S. Johnson, Jr., DeceasedCar Accident Lawyer & Auto Injury Attorneys
$3,014,668.75
Verdict
Dothlin Myers v. Safeco Insurance Company of IllinoisCar Accident Lawyer & Auto Injury Attorneys
$4,348,335.77
Verdict
Jose Marel Cardona v. Thomas Edwin ClineCar Accident Lawyer & Auto Injury Attorneys
$656,000.00
Verdict
Siegel v. RuthCar Accident Lawyer & Auto Injury Attorneys
$1,500,000.00
Settlement
Carolyn B. Jackson v. Douglas C. Marrone and GEICO General Insurance CompanyCar Accident Lawyer & Auto Injury Attorneys

Recent Successes

  • James Feaster v. Progressive

    $7,877,492.22

    Verdict -

  • Vazquez, Maria I. v. La Mia Foods Corporation

    $850,000.00

    Settlement -

  • Donna Hale vs. Sierra Orlando Properties

    $5,584,546.34

    Verdict -