Welcome to Held & Israel

We are a boutique civil practice located in the San Jose area of Jacksonville, Florida. Our firm specializes in the representation of businesses, both small and large, and individuals by combining the expertise and sophistication of a large firm’s practice with the close, personal service found in smaller firms. Held & Israel is proud to stay focused on the end goal – the best result for our clients in the most cost-effective manner possible.  Held & Israel is part of BBB as a BBB-accredited firm. Held & Israel is among a very distinctive group of law practices represented in the 2014 Martindale-Hubbell® Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers™.

We welcome the opportunity to speak with you regarding your legal needs and how we may best be able to serve you. Please browse our site and contact us with any questions you may have.

Here is a broad list of the areas we practice in.  For more information, refer to our "Practice Areas" page:

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Business Law & Litigation, including contract negotiation, drafting and disputes
  • Civil Litigation
  • Collection Law
  • Domestication & Collection of foreign (out of state) Judgments
  • Asset Protection
  • Business dissolutions
  • Foreclosures
  • Construction Liens & Litigation
  • Landlord-Tenant Disputes (Commercial & Residential)
  • Bankruptcy - Creditor's Rights (including litigation, such as adversary proceedings)
  • Receiverships

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We invite you to contact us and welcome your telephone calls and emails. Please be aware, however, that merely contacting us does not create an attorney-client relationship. Accordingly, please refrain from sending any confidential information to us until such time as an attorney-client relationship has been established and confirmed.