After graduating from the University of Virginia Law School in 1975, Mr. Cocke moved to Clarksdale, MS to begin practicing in a general litigation firm. In 1982, Mr. Cocke and Mr. Merkel left that firm and established Merkel & Cocke, P.A.
U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit, 1975
U.S. District Court Northern District of Mississippi, 1975
U.S. District Court Southern District of Mississippi, 1975