Support Staff

Cynthia A. Coffey

Legal Assistant to Michael S. O'Neal, Esq.

Cindy is a Jacksonville native. She graduated from Stanton College Preparatory School c/o '91 and then the University of North Florida in '96 with a BA in Criminal Justice. She has worked in the legal industry for Michael O'Neal, Esquire since 1993. In her spare time, she enjoys the beach, paddle boarding and Pro Kadima with her husband and children.

Dana L. Tompkins

Legal Assistant to John M. Howell, Esq.

Dana started with Fernandez Trial Lawyers in February of this year. She has over 34 years of litigation experience and is currently working for one of our Senior Associates. Dana is married and has two sons and a grandson. In her spare time she loves traveling, bowling, watching football, riding motorcycles and boating.

Glorimar Ramos-Yunque

Legal Assistant to Gregory E. Blackwell, Esq.

Born and raised in Puerto Rico, Glory joined the firm in May, 2017. As a Legal Assistant, she supports the construction team and assists the litigation attorneys and paralegals in all phases of lawsuits, from filing through trial, as well as mediations and arbitrations. She also serves as a Spanish-English interpreter for the firm. Prior to moving to Jacksonville, Glory lived in Newport, Rhode Island where she worked as a leasing assistant and an interpreter for a non-profit organization. When not at work, she enjoys everything that Jacksonville has to offer, as well as traveling with her husband as often as possible.

Patsy A. Streeter

Litigation Assistant

Patsy was born in Brooklyn, New York and raised in Jacksonville, Florida. She graduated from Florida State College of Jacksonville with an Associate's degree in Paralegal Studies. She started with the firm in August, 2016 as a part-time file clerk and was quickly promoted to her current position. Patsy is very passionate about her work and loves what she does. Her goal is to become a paralegal. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with family and friends.

Bobbie J. Stewart

Litigation Assistant

Bobbie is a Jacksonville native who joined the firm in 2016. She attributes to a variety of assistance within the firm. Bobbie enjoys spending time with family, friends and her two children and traveling and spending time outdoors.

Benjamin J. Swart

Litigation Assistant

Ben is from Wyoming, Michigan and moved to Jacksonville in 2009. He is very passionate about football (aka soccer) and enjoys watching it on the weekends with friends.