Heath L. VickersCounsel

Address

The Greenleaf and Crosby Building
208 North Laura Street
Suite 1100
Jacksonville, FL 32202

Phone

904-328-6459
904-328-6473 (fax)

Professional Profile

Heath L. Vickers serves as counsel in Carr Allison’s Jacksonville, Florida office.  His primary areas of practice include defending matters involving trucking and transportation liability, governmental liability, retail and premises liability and products liability.  He has tried cases before a jury ranging from commercial litigation to commercial motor vehicle liability.

An AV-rated attorney through Martindale-Hubbell, Heath is admitted to practice in Florida and before the United States District Court for the Northern and Middle Districts of Florida.  He is a member of the Defense Research Institute, the Florida Bar, the Bar Association of Jacksonville and the Florida Defense Lawyers Association, where he co-chairs the Premises Liability Committee.  Since 2013, Heath has been named on the Rising Stars list by the Florida Super Lawyers® magazine.

Prior to joining Carr Allison, Heath practiced with a civil defense firm in Jacksonville, Florida.  He also interned with the U.S. Attorney’s Office, Middle District of Florida, Jacksonville Division.  After graduating from Georgia Southern, Heath worked for the Georgia Department of Audits and Accounts in the Special Investigations Unit auditing governmental agencies and performing fraud investigations.

Heath graduated magna cum laude from Georgia Southern University earning his Bachelor of Business Administration degree in accounting.  He earned his Juris Doctor, cum laude, from Florida Coastal School of Law.

While in  law school, Heath was an active member of the mock trial team. He competed in the Georgetown Law National White Collar Crime Competition in Washington, D.C., the National Trial Competition Regional in Tallahassee, FL and the National Trial Competition Regional in Jackson, MS.  Heath was awarded the “Exceptional Advocate Award” at the Georgetown Law National White Collar Crime Competition.  He also won the inaugural Spohrer & Dodd Trial Advocacy Scholarship Competition.

An avid sports fan, Heath enjoys watching the Georgia Southern Eagles, Jacksonville Jaguars and Atlanta Braves.  In February 2018, Heath and his wife were blessed with the birth of their daughter.

Practice Areas

Admitted to Practice

Florida

United States District Court, Northern and Middle Districts of Florida

Education

BBA, Georgia Southern University, magna cum laude

JD, Florida Coastal School of Law, cum laude

Affiliations

Florida Defense Lawyers Association

Bar Association of Jacksonville

Florida Super Lawyers Rising Stars, 2013-2018

News Updates About Heath L. Vickers

Vickers to Serve on FDLA Board

Heath L. Vickers has been selected to serve on the Florida Defense Lawyers Association’s Board of Directors.  He will serve a two-year term representing the First District, which covers 32 counties reaching from Pensacola to Jacksonville.

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Vickers Earns AV Preeminent Rating by Martindale-Hubbell

Carr Allison is proud to announce that Heath L. Vickers of our Jacksonville, FL office has achieved a Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent Peer Review Rating.  The Preeminent rating is awarded only to lawyers with the highest ethical standards and professional ability.  Only approximately 10% of attorneys have achieved this prestigious honor.  […]

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Sausaman and Vickers Named 2018 Florida Rising Stars

Carr Allison is proud to announce that Alison H. Sausaman and Heath L. Vickers of  our Jacksonville (FL) office, have been selected to the 2018 Florida Super Lawyers Rising Stars list.  Heath has been recognized by Florida Super Lawyers in each of the past five years.  This is Alison’s first […]

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We’re On the Move in Jacksonville!

Carr Allison is excited to announce the relocation and expansion of its Jacksonville office to The Greenleaf and Crosby Building 208 North Laura Street, Suite 1100 Jacksonville, FL 32202 Office: 904.328.6456       Fax: 904.328.6473

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Vickers Named 2017 Florida Rising Star

Carr Allison is pleased to announce that Heath L. Vickers, Counsel in our Jacksonville (FL) office, has been selected to the 2017 Florida Super Lawyers Rising Stars list.  Heath has been recognized as a Rising Star by Florida Super Lawyers every year since 2013.  Fewer than 2.5 percent of the […]

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Jacksonville Just Got Bigger!

Carr Allison is pleased to announce the expansion of legal services to our clients with the addition of Lloyd Johnson Sarber III and Heath L. Vickers in the Jacksonville, FL office. Lloyd Johnson Sarber III joins Carr Allison as a shareholder where his practice will focus on civil trial defense […]

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