JENNIFER A. JACOBS
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, she 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, Jennifer 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 Office of the Public Defender, Jennifer joined a civil practice and 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, Jennifer opened her own firm, Law Offices of Jennifer A. Jacobs, LLC, where she has represented dozens of clients in criminal cases and various family law cases with issues ranging from name changes to paternity actions and dissolutions of marriage.
Jennifer 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, she is qualified and admitted to practice law in all state courts in Georgia.