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Kristen Marena Jackson

Kristen Marena Jackson

Practice areas:

Estate Planning, Business, Real Estate, Probate, Elder Law

Kristen Jackson

About Me

Attorney Kristen M. Jackson is the founding partner at Jackson Montoya Law Firm. Ms. Jackson received two Bachelor of Arts degrees: one in 1974 from The Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale, and the other in 1981 from the University of South Florida. In addition, she earned her Juris Doctorate from Stetson University in 1983, and her LLM in Taxation from Washington School of Law. In 1984, Attorney Jackson received admission to the Florida Bar. After this, she began working with a litigation and contracts law firm in Orlando, Florida. In the following years, Attorney Jackson worked with a number of firms, expanding her experience in business, contracts, estate planning, probate, elder law, and real estate law. In 1996, after 12 years of practicing for various firms, she established Jackson Montoya Law Firm, where her clientele grew to a few thousand. At the firm, Ms. Jackson focuses her practice on estate planning, probate and trust administration, elder law, business law, and real estate law. Attorney Jackson is licensed to practice in Florida and Texas, is a licensed Florida Certified Public Accountant (CPA), and a Florida State Certified General Contractor. 

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1984

  1. Estate Planning: 40%
  2. Business: 20%
  3. Probate: 15%
  4. Real Estate: 15%
  5. Elder Law: 10%

Attorney Endorsements

6 total 

  • Melvin Bowen Wright

    I highly endorse Kristen Jackson. She provides top notch legal advice to business organizations of all types, as well as excellent estate planning and probate services. Her firm is a full service law firm that provides the best representation in a variety of fields. We often refer clients to her with the most positive results.

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    Melvin Wright Car Accidents Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Margaret Peggy R. Hoyt

    I have known Kristen Jackson for many years. She has earned the respect of many Central Florida attorneys and it is with great enthusiasm that I recommend her.

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    Margaret Peggy Hoyt Estate Planning Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Jackson Montoya Law Firm

5401 S. Kirkman Rd.
Suite 310
Orlando, FL, 32819

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
FLMember in Good Standing198405/07/2015
TXNot Eligible to Practice - Administrative201005/02/2015
MINot authorized to practice-AdministrativeUnknown03/27/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Founding Partner/Attorney/ or in Private Practice1996 - Present

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Orange County Bar AssociationExecutive Committee2003 - 2006
Central Florida Association for Women LawyersPresident2002 - 2003
Orange County Bar AssociationChair1996 - 1998
Florida BarMember1984 - Present
Orange County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Florida Bar, Elder Law SectionMemberN/A
Florida Bar, Real Property, Probate & Trust Law SectionMemberN/A
Florida Bar, Business Law SectionMemberN/A
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
National Academy of Elder Law AttorneysMemberN/A

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Washington School of LawTaxationLL.M - Master of Laws1994
Stetson University College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1983
University of South FloridaN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1981