Office Staff

Staff Group 1


Carrie Moore

Carrie Moore is a native of Tallahassee and moved to Jacksonville in 2001 to attend the University of North Florida and to be closer to the ocean. Outside of work she enjoys spending time with her husband and 2 ½ year old son. She also enjoys being outdoors and spending time with her friends, as well as her extended family.

Tracy Giesecke
Assistant to James A. Bledsoe, Jr.

Ms. Giesecke was born in Jacksonville, Florida and grew up in Macclenny, Florida. She graduated from Baker County High School in 1991. Ms. Giesecke began working for the firm as a receptionist and office manager in September 2008 and was promoted to be Mr. Bledsoe’s assistant in 2016.


Kathy Dumoulin
Assistant to Samuel S. Jacobson


Arlyne Ubl
Assistant to Terrance E. Schmidt

Arlyne Ubl was bom in Fairmont, Minnesota, in 1 937. She attended Mankato State Teachers College in Mankato, Minnesota graduating in 1 959. Acer living in Anchorage, Alaska, with her Air Force husband for two years, they returned to Fairmont, Minnesota, where she taught for two years at St. John Vianney Catholic School.

Mrs. Ubl moved to Jacksonville, Florida with her family in 1 987. She was employed by the Adams & Adams law firm as a legal secretary in 1 988. In 1996, she was employed by Bledsoe & Schmidt law firm as a litigation secretary to Terrance Schmidt. For the last 14 years, since Mr. Schmidt became a mediator, her duties have included scheduling and maintaining mediation files.

Vickie Barnes
Assistant to Kenneth B. Wright

Ms. Barnes has worked as a Legal Assistant with the firm for over 15 years. She works primarily with Kenneth Wright in the areas of civil law and personal injury. She is also responsible for assisting with the day to day office operations and procedures, which includes human resources, accounting, billing, administration and maintenance of health care, retirement and insurance plans, Information Technology concerns, and the supervision of staff. Ms. Barnes graduated Summa Cum Laude from Florida State College with a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Networking and has been a Notary Public for over 30 years.


John Richardson
Paralegal to Stephanie A. Sussman

Mr. Richardson was born and raised in Jacksonville, Florida. He received a Bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice from the University of North Florida in 2011 and a Certification in Paralegalism from the University of North Florida’s Continuing Education Division in 2013.

Mr. Richardson serves as Ms. Sussman’s paralegal. His duties include the scheduling of appointments and hearings, maintaining client files, couriering important documents, drafting pleadings, reviewing client files, processing and maintaining discovery and other similar documents, assisting Ms. Sussman in preparation for court, and other various legal duties.

Mr. Richardson has been employed by Ms. Sussman since May 2013. He was previously employed as a bagger, cashier and bakery clerk for Publix. He spends his free time perusing the internet, cheering for the Jacksonville Jaguars, and playing with his son.