Charles Merkel, III

Merkel & Cocke, P.A.
30 Delta Avenue
Clarksdale, MS 38614
(602) 627-9641
www.merkel-cocke.com


Current Employment Positions

Member, since 2002

Areas of Practice

Negligence
Medical Malpractice
Products Liability

Bar Admissions

Mississippi, 1998
U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit
U.S. District Court, Northern and Southern Districts of Mississippi

Education

Preparatory education, University of Mississippi (B.A., summa cum laude, 1995; J.D., cum laude 1998)
Taylor Medal Award Winner: English
Chancellor's Scholar
Moot Court Board Member
Moot Court: "Best Written Brief Award," 1996

Fraternities/Sororities

Phi Kappa Phi
Phi Eta Sigma

Birth Information

Clarksdale, Mississippi, April 5, 1973

Honors and Awards

Best Lawyers in America 2012, 2014 - Medical Malpractice
Super Lawyers & Rising Stars - Plaintiff Medical Malpractice 2008 - Present
National Trial Lawyers, Top 40 under 40, 2012

Professional Associations and Memberships

Coahoma County Bar Association
Mississippi Association for Justice
American Association for Justice