Attorneys

HELEN PEACOCK ROBERSON

Helen is a skilled litigator with trial practice experience in both federal and state courts throughout Florida. She has experience in all stages of litigation, including as trial and appellate counsel. Helen has a diverse legal practice representing corporate and individual clients. She handles a broad array of business and commercial litigation matters, including complex contract disputes, real property litigation, business torts, banking related litigation, shareholder derivative actions and other corporate governance disputes, trust and probate litigation and creditors' rights. Prior to joining Tanner Bishop, Helen worked at a national law firm where her practice was concentrated in complex commercial and business litigation.

Helen is a member of the Florida Bar, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit, the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida, the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Florida, the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida, the Jacksonville Bar Association, the Jacksonville Chapter of the Federal Bar Association, the Jacksonville Women Lawyers Association, the Federal Bar Association, and The Federalist Society. Helen has been recognized in Super Lawyers magazine as a "Super Lawyer" for 2015 and 2016 and as a "Rising Star" for 2013 and 2014. Helen earned her law degree, magna cum laude, from the University of Florida in 2005. While a student, Helen was a member of Florida Law Review and worked as teaching assistant for the law school class on research, writing and appellate advocacy.

Throughout her career, Helen has been actively involved with organizations that serve the legal profession and the community. Helen currently serves as the Vice President of Programs for the Jacksonville Chapter of the Federal Bar Association and is also the Board of Directors Chair Emeritus for a local non-profit organization, Girls Incorporated of Jacksonville. Helen previously served as a member of the Florida Bar Unauthorized Practice of Law Committee for the Fourth Judicial Circuit and as the Vice-Chair of the Mentoring Committee for the Jacksonville Bar Association.