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Jerry Berkhalter

Attorney
Biography

Biography Overview

Jerry Berkhalter is an experienced attorney based in Morgan & Morgan's Orlando, Florida office, where he brings extensive experience and dedication to his legal practice. Originally from Georgia, Jerry's journey into law began at Valdosta State University, where he excelled academically and graduated cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Criminal Justice in 2006. He furthered his education at Florida Coastal School of Law in Jacksonville, Florida, earning his Juris Doctor (J.D.) degree and receiving a certificate for Advanced Research, Writing, and Drafting.

In the early stages of his legal career, Mr. Berkhalter worked with Jacksonville Area Legal Aid, Inc., gaining valuable insights and experiences in legal advocacy. Joining Morgan & Morgan, P.A. in 2012, he focused his practice on serving clients in Personal Injury and Social Security Disability areas. Jerry's commitment to helping individuals navigate complex legal matters and obtain the compensation and benefits they deserve has been a defining aspect of his career.

Jerry Berkhalter is a member of the Florida Bar and is admitted to practice in the United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida. He is affiliated with prominent legal organizations like The National Organization of Social Security Claimants' Representatives and the American Bar Association, showcasing his dedication to professional excellence and staying updated on legal developments. Based in Orlando, Florida, Jerry continues to provide compassionate and skilled legal representation to clients seeking justice and fair compensation for their injuries and disability claims.



Practice Areas


Education

Education
  • Valdosta State University, B.A., Criminal Justice, 2006, Cum Laude
  • Florida Coastal School of Law, J.D., 2010

Memberships

Memberships
  • Florida Bar
  • United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida
  • The National Organization of Social Security Claimants' Representatives
  • American Bar Association


Bar Admission

Bar Admission
  • Florida Bar


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