Renee Daigle Harrell is the President of Harrell & Harrell. Renee has represented the injured for her entire career and with Harrell & Harrell for over 25 years. Renee specializes in car crashes, tractor-trailer collisions, and wrongful death cases. She has obtained numerous multi-million dollar settlements and verdicts throughout her career in this area.
Renee was raised in Green Cove Springs just outside of Jacksonville, Florida. She is the widow of William Harrell, Founder and Senior Partner of the firm. Growing up in a small town was the best preparation to serve the community and its people. As the youngest in a family of six siblings, Renee learned early that we all have a role to play in supporting each other and taking care of one another. Since helping people is her primary passion she not only leads the firm but also continues to actively practice representing our most injured clients.
Renee was named Ultimate Attorney in 2017 by the Jacksonville Business Journal which recognizes those who have elevated the legal profession and helped shape Jacksonville’s business community. This award was chosen from a group of attorneys suggested by their peers. Download the full Jacksonville Business Journal article to learn more.
Renee is deeply committed to volunteer community activities. As the former President the Jacksonville Legal Aid’s Board of Directors, Ms. Harrell is a passionate advocate of the organization. JALA is a law firm of 30 attorneys specializing in providing civil legal assistance to low-income persons. Renee is proud to continue to serve on the Board of the JALA Foundation. In addition, she has served on the Steering Committee for Northeast Florida Medical Legal Partnership, a collaboration between doctors and lawyers dedicated to improving the health of our community’s low-income, vulnerable population. NFMLP facilitates appropriate legal action to our community’s population of medical patients who are also in need of free legal assistance. The Salutatorian of her high school class and with a Congressional Appointment to the United States Military Academy, her accomplishments began early. Her discipline and hard work were further demonstrated as she graduated from the University of Florida with High Honors and from the University of Florida College of Law with Honors. She is certified with the Florida Bar and is a member of the Jacksonville Bar Association. Renee is also a member of the American Association of Justice, the Jacksonville Justice of Association as well as the Florida Justice Association, where she has been an Eagle member since 2001. These important associations core mission are dedicated to upholding the civil justice association and protecting the rights of Florida citizens.