Jenna Fischman

Associate

Jenna.Fischman@lewisbrisbois.com

Jenna L. Fischman is an associate in the Miami office of Lewis Brisbois and a member of the Appellate and Complex Business and Commercial Litigation Practices. Prior to joining Lewis Brisbois, Jenna clerked for the Honorable Jonathan Goodman of the Southern District of Florida. She also worked at a boutique commercial litigation firm, where she obtained favorable verdicts and settlements for her clients in both state and federal court.

While in law school, Jenna was a Notes and Comments Editor for the University of Florida Law Review and a teaching assistant for the legal research and writing and appellate advocacy courses. She also tutored first-year students in civil procedure and torts and was a research assistant to a professor specializing in federal jurisdiction topics.

At Northwestern University, Jenna was president of the Northwestern University Equestrian Team.

Primary Area(s) of Practice

  • Appellate
  • Complex Business & Commercial Litigation

Admissions

Florida

United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida

United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida

United States District Court for the Northern District of Florida

United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit

Associations

  • Northwestern University Club of Southeast Florida, Young Alumni Director, 2018–2019
  • Federal Bar Association, South Florida Chapter, Member, 2018
  • Dade County Bar Association Young Lawyers Section, Director, 2013–2017

Awards & Honors

  • Notes and Comments Editor, University of Florida Law Review
  • Deans' List for all Semesters of Law School
  • Best Torts Tutor Award

Education

University of Florida Levin College of Law

Juris Doctor, cum laude, 2012

Northwestern University

Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and European History, 2009

Institut d'Etudes Politique de PARIS (Sciences Po)

European Union Studies, 2007

Published Opinions

  • Pegasus Aviation IV, Inc. v. Aircraft Composite Techs., Inc., No. 16-cv-21255-UU, 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 79397, *1, 2016 WL 3390122 (S.D. Fla. June 17, 2016)
  • Mana v. Cho, 147 So.3d 1098 (Fla. 3d DCA 2014)

Pro Bono & Philanthropy

  • Legal Up, (taught landlord/tenant law to juveniles at a high security detention center)
  • Open Books Literacy (tutored children in the South Side of Chicago)