Skip to main content

About me

Blair T. Jackson was born in Sherbrooke, Quebec, Canada in 1965. He attended McGill University in Montreal where he earned his bachelor’s degree in 1988. He then attended the Western Michigan Cooley School of Law where he received his juris doctorate in 1991. Mr. Jackson also graduated from the University of Alabama School of Law with a LL.M. (Masters of Law) degree in Business Transactions in 2014. Mr. Jackson has more than twenty-three (23) years of civil litigation experience, practicing in both state courts in the State of Florida, as well as the United States District Court of the Middle District of Florida. He successfully litigates civil disputes of all kinds, including, but not limited to, contract disputes, employment law agreements (for employer and employee), mortgage foreclosure cases, and certain administrative actions.


In addition to his twenty-three (23) years of litigation experience, Blair Jackson has taught as a professor at Barry Law School in Orlando, Florida and the Crummer School of Business (M.B.A. program) at Rollins College in Winter Park, Florida. In addition to receiving a faculty achievement award for scholarship in 2014, he has published two (2) law review articles.


Mr. Jackson has consistently participated in the Orange County Bar Association’s Guardian ad Litem program. He has provided his services as a guest speaker to high school and college students with respect to various legal topics, such as starting your own practice, and the practice of law in general.


Practice Areas: Civil Litigation, Administrative Law

More 

Practice areas

Licensed

  1. Business: 30%
    Less than 1 year
  2. Employment: 30%
    Less than 1 year
  3. Litigation: 25%
    Less than 1 year
  4. Administrative Law: 10%
    Less than 1 year
  5. Libel: 5%
    Less than 1 year

Attorney endorsements

12 total 

Are you an attorney? Endorse this lawyer

  • Francisco Fraerly Symphorien-Saavedra

    I endorse this lawyer. Steve is extremely knowledgeable in many areas of law. His range of experience is impressive and I highly recommend him.

    More 

    Francisco Fraerly Symphorien-Saavedra Immigration Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • Jaya Balani

    Blair is a great attorney who is very knowledgeable about the law.

    More 

    Jaya Balani Criminal defense Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

Contact info

NeJame Law

189 South Orange Av, Suite 1800
Orlando, FL, 32801

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
FLMember in Good Standing199106/19/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Top AttorneyAVVO2016
Peer Review Rated for High Professional AchievementMartindale-Hubbell2016
Invited to Join NeJame Law as a PartnerNeJame Law2015
Outstanding ScholarshipBarry University School of Law2014
100% MembershipOrange County Bar Association2011
Outstanding PerformancePre Paid Legal Services1997
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerNeJame Law2015 - Present
Professor: Business Ethicsthe Crummer School of Business (M.B.A. program) at Rollins College2005 - 2010
Adjunt and Visiting ProfessorBarry Law School2004 - 2014
Associate AttorneyDe Beaubien, Knight, Simmons, Mantzaris & Neal, LLP1996 - 2002
OwnerLaw Office of Blair T. Jackson1995 - 2015
Assistant Public DefenderOrange County Public Defender Office1992 - 1994
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
Federal Bar Association (Middle District of Florida)Member2015 - Present
Orange County Bar AssociationMember1996 - Present
Florida Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMember2006 - 2010
Central Florida Criminal Defense Attorney’s AssociationMember1995 - 2003
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Violation of code of conductNo violation
See all legal cases 
Publications
Publication nameTitleDate
Drake Law ReviewEasy as P.I.E.: Avoiding and Preventing Vicarious Liabitlity For Sexual Harassment By Supervisors2014
Faulkner Law ReviewShackles Before Sentencing: The Global Positioning System as a means of Pretrial Restraint2011
The Orlando SentinelAsk a Lawyer: If it's a felony, treat it seriously2008
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Alabama School of LawBusiness TransactionsLL.M - Master of Laws2014
Thomas M. Cooley Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1991
McGill University Faculty of LawHistoryBA - Bachelor of Arts1988