Fergeson Skipper, P.A. - Sarasota, FL

1515 Ringling Boulevard, 10th FloorSarasota, FL 34236

Updated: 05/02/2018

Sarasota Business Law Firm

Overview

In September 1976, James O. (Jay) Fergeson, Jr., realized his desire to return to Sarasota and establish a "boutique" law firm specializing exclusively in the areas of federal and state taxation, wills, trusts and estates.

Mr. Fergeson opened his practice in what was then known as the United First Federal Savings and Loan Association Building located on Main Street at Pineapple Avenue. J. Ronald Skipper, a specialist in wills, trusts, and estates, joined Jay in 1978.

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