Chuck Pardue is a Viet Nam Veteran (Fourth Inf Div and First Air Cav Division). After using the GI Bill he returned to the Army as a JAG and retired as a Lieutenant Colonel. He has over 30 years of military and civilian law experience.
His practice includes medical malpractice, personal injury, probate, and divorce cases. Over the years he has acted as lead counsel in over 100 trials and 1000 administrative hearings. He is admitted to all local courts, the United States Claims Court, all military courts and the United States Supreme Court. He is the author of several legal articles including “Military Disability in a Nutshell,” 109 Military Law Review, 149.
He has successfully obtained medical malpractice structured settlements totaling over 100 million dollars for his military and civilian clients. Chuck Pardue has tried jury cases on three continents. He strongly believes in giving full value service to each client he accepts.
In 2002 Chuck Pardue ran for Congress and despite receiving various endorsements including the Atlanta Journal Constitution, was unsuccessful. He also served as the 10th Congressional District Chair of the Democratic Party from 1994-1998 and was a delegate to the 1996 Democratic Convention. He is a past president of the Augusta-Aiken Federal Bar Association and is a supporter of the Disabled American Veterans and received several awards from that organization.
He is married and has two sons and a daughter. He is active in alternative energy projects both biodiesel and algae. He strongly believes that America needs to be energy independent.
Attorney Ryan Coskrey obtained a Bachelor’s Degree in 2006 and a Master’s Degree in 2008 from Georgia Southern University. While attending graduate school, he worked as a Disability Specialist for Georgia Southern University, identifying and providing accommodations for college students with disabilities. Ryan also served as the Communications Specialist for the Humanitarian Aid Relief Fund, a nonprofit organization dedicated to assisting people with disabilities in developing countries.
Ryan was recognized for his efforts in the disability community and invited to attend the United Nations F.D.R. International Disability Award presentation at the United Nations Headquarters on May 6, 2008. Later that year, he was appointed to the International Outreach Committee of the National Rehabilitation Association. His work in the disability field has taken him across the world, working on projects in the United Kingdom and Eastern Europe.
Ryan began working in the field of Veterans Disability Benefits in 2012 and has focused his efforts on assisting veterans with disabilities his entire legal career.
A Law Firm That Service Members Can Rely On
Our attorneys are devoted to providing comprehensive legal services to military personnel, veterans and their families. Military law touches upon a wide range of issues for people under its jurisdiction, and it is important to work with a lawyer who is familiar with the applicable law.
Attorney Chuck Pardue has a long history of military service with the Judge Advocate General (JAG) Corps and extensive experience with military trials. Within each of our practice areas, we are highly attuned to the unique considerations affecting our many military clients. Our services include but are not limited to the following:
Veterans Disability Claims
We help veterans and their families file claims and appeals for VA disability benefits. We represent veterans across the globe.
Car Accidents/ Personal Injury
We are experienced attorneys that will help guide you through the traumatic experience of being injured.
If you were injured during medical treatment then you may be entitled to substantial compensation.
If you are going through a divorce, it is important to work with an attorney who is familiar with military retirement and pension benefits.
Physical Evaluation Board
Appealing an Informal PEB Recommendation could greatly increase your benefits.
At the law office of Pardue Coskrey, we use case management software called VCH (vaclaimhelper.com). VA Claim Helper (VCH) helps lawyers and qualified veteran representatives help veterans file VA Claims and VA Appeals.