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Jennifer Ann Jacobs

Jennifer Ann Jacobs

Practice areas:

Criminal Defense, Family, Personal Injury, Speeding & Traffic Ticket

Jennifer Jacobs

About Me

Jennifer A. Jacobs, born and raised in New York, New York, is a graduate of the State University of New York at Buffalo where she earned a Bachelor of Arts in Legal Studies and dual minor in Philosophy and Political Science. She received her law degree from Brooklyn Law School in 2005.  

 

While in law school, Ms. Jacobs interned and worked as a law clerk at the Juvenile Rights Division of the New York Legal Aid Society and at the Public Defender Service for the District of Colombia. Upon admission to the Florida Bar, Ms. Jacobs served as an Assistant Public Defender in Orange County, Florida representing hundreds of clients charged with juvenile delinquency, felony, misdemeanor and criminal traffic offenses.



 

After leaving the public defender's office, Ms. Jacobs honed her skills on both sides of the aisle - pursuing personal injury, property damage and personal injury protection claims on behalf of Plaintiffs and defending insurance companies against these same types of claims.

 

In 2009, Ms. Jacobs opened the Law Offices of Jennifer A. Jacobs, LLC and has represented hundreds of clients in criminal, family law, and civil cases.


Currently, The JAJ Law Firm’s areas of practice include Criminal Law, Personal Injury, Immigration, Family Law, Landlord/Tenant Disputes, Contract Disputes, Traffic Violations and Estate Planning.


Ms. Jacobs is duly qualified and admitted to practice law in all state courts and the U.S. District Court and U.S. Court of Appeals in the State of Florida. In addition, Ms. Jacobs is qualified and admitted to practice law in all state courts in Georgia.


PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS:


Florida Bar Association


Georgia Bar Association


Florida Defense Lawyers Association


Central Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers


Orange County Bar Association


Phi Alpha Delta Law Fraternity, International

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2005

  1. Criminal Defense: 60%
    10 years
  2. Family: 30%
    6 years
  3. Speeding & Traffic Ticket: 5%
    8 years
  4. Personal Injury: 5%
    8 years

Payment

Fees:

Free Consultation (60 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

25 total 

  • James Powderly

    Jennifer Jacobs is a talented and passionate attorney who fights aggressively for her clients. Her courtroom experience and mastery of the law make her an extremely effective advocate.

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    James Powderly Criminal Defense Attorney
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  • Ayuban Antonio Tomas

    I endorse this lawyer's work. Her answers on this site are accurate and insightful.

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Contact Info

Law Offices of Jennifer A. Jacobs, LLC

7200 Aloma Ave.
Ste E-5
Winter Park, FL, 32792-7133

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
GAActive Member in Good Standing 200805/08/2015
FLMember in Good Standing200505/07/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
OwnerLaw Offices of Jennifer A. Jacobs, LLC2009 - Present
Associate General CounselAdvocate Auto Claims2009 - 2009
AssociateCooney, Mattson, Lance, Blackburn, Richards & O'Connor, P.A.2007 - 2009
AssociateMichael Tierney, P.A.2007 - 2007
Assistant Public DefenderOffice of the Public Defender2005 - 2007

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
State Bar of GeorgiaN/A2008 - Present
Florida Defense Lawyers AssociationN/A2007 - 2009
Orange County Bar AssociationN/A2007 - Present
Florida BarN/A2005 - Present
Central Florida Association of Criminal Defense LawyersN/A2005 - Present
Phi Alpha Delta Law Fraternity, InternationalDistrict Justice2002 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
T.T. v. State of FloridaPetition granted
C.N.W. v. State of FloridaPetition granted
Florida v. JacksonNot Guilty

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Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Brooklyn Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor2005
State University of New York at BuffaloLegal StudiesBA - Bachelor of Arts2002

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Keiser University Paralegal ProgramThe Criminal Justice System: From Arrest to Sentencing2009