Meet the Firm

Fraz Ahmed

Fraz Ahmed

Fraz Ahmed: Personal Injury Lawyer:

Fraz Ahmed earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science with a minor concentration in Economics from the University of Pittsburgh. While at the University of Pittsburgh, Mr. Ahmed was on a scholarship based on his dedication to community service and academic performance.

Following college, Mr. Ahmed earned his Juris Doctor degree from the Florida Coastal School of Law.  At Florida Coastal, Mr. Ahmed was honored to serve as a board member on the school’s successful Mock Trial Team, where he advocated at both the State and National levels. Mr. Ahmed remains dedicated to the success of Florida Coastal by devoting his time to coach current and future members of the Mock Trial Team. Throughout his law school career, Mr. Ahmed complimented his legal education with practical experience by clerking for several prestigious law firms including a state-wide civil defense firm, a commercial litigation firm, as well as interning as a certified legal intern for the State Attorney’s Office, Fourth Judicial Circuit, Duval County, Florida.

Prior to joining the Law Offices of Eric S. Block, Mr. Ahmed aggressively prosecuted and defended cases on behalf of his clients to reach favorable results as an attorney for commercial and insurance defense firms located in Jacksonville, Florida. Defending insurance companies for six (6) years has given Mr. Ahmed the inside track on prosecuting Plaintiff personal injury cases.

 

Bar Admissions:

  • 2007, U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida
  • 2006, State of Florida

Education:

  • Florida Coastal School of Law, Jacksonville, FL (J.D., 2006)
    Honors: Dean’s Scholar; Dean’s List; Mock Trial Team Honor
    Board Semi-Finalist, 2005 AFTL Mock Trial Competition;
    Honor Court Justice Book Award, Civil Procedure
  • University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA (B.A., 2003)

Honors and Awards:

  • Named Florida Rising Star by Florida Super Lawyers Magazine, 2010

Professional Associations and Memberships:

  • Florida Bar Association
  • Jacksonville Bar Association
  • Jacksonville Bar Association Board of Governors (2012 – present)
  • Jacksonville Justice Association
  • Defense Research Institute (2007 – 2013)
  • Florida Defense Lawyers Association (2007 – 2013)
  • Jacksonville Claims Association (2007 – 2013)
  • Jacksonville Area Defense Counsel (2007 – 2013)
  • Jacksonville Bar Association, Young Lawyers Section
    Board of Governors (2008 – 2012)
  • Chester Bedell Inn of Court, Barrister (2012-2015)