Jamie B. Schwinghamer

Partner

Summary

Jamie B. Schwinghamer concentrates her practice in the areas of probate, trust, guardianship and complex commercial litigation.   She provides clients with strategic counseling, business, and legal advice on a variety of matters, including will and trust contests; disputed estate and trust administrations; trust modification, revocation and termination; surcharge and removal proceedings; guardianships; guardianship litigation; business, commercial and real estate contracts; business transactions; business torts; and shareholder and partnership disputes and appeals. 

Professional History

  • Partner, Hahn Loeser & Parks LLP, 2016-present; Associate, 2010-15
  • Associate, Gunster, Yoakley, & Stewart, P.A., 2006-10

Credentials

Education

University of Miami Law School, J.D., magna cum laude, 2006

Honors & Activities: Dean’s List; ATLA Mock Trial Competition, Regional Semifinalist; Spring Advanced Moot Court Competition, Semifinalist; IL Moot Court Competition, First Place; Moot Court Board; Book Award, Litigation Skills; University of Miami International and Comparative Law Review, Managing Editor

 

Florida Gulf Coast University, B.A., summa cum laude, 2002

Honors & Activities: FGCU Honors Program Student of the Year; Phi Eta Sigma National Honor Society, President; Second & Third Annual Miromar Outlets/FGCU 5k & 10k Run, Co-Chair; Intramural Sports, Co-Director

Memberships & Affiliations

Collier County Women’s Bar Association, Board of Directors, 2015-present; Chair, Special Events Committee, 2015-17; Secretary and Chair, Sponsorship Committee, 2017-present

 

Guardian ad Litem Foundation- 20th Judicial Circuit, Inc., Board of Directors, 2014-16; Board of Directors Secretary, 2015-16

 

Florida Gulf Coast University Planned Giving Advisory Council, 2016-present

 

Leadership Collier Foundation, Growing Associates in Naples™ (GAIN™) Graduate, 2015

 

The Florida Bar, Real Property, Probate, & Trust Law Section, Member, 2006-present; Executive Council At Large Member, 2016-present; Guardianship & Power of Attorney Committee, Member, 2014-present; Probate Law & Procedure Committee: Member, 2015 to present

 

The Thomas M. Biggs Inns of Court, Collier County, Florida, Member, 2010- 2014

Bar Admissions

State of Florida, 2006

 

U.S. District Courts for the Southern and Middle Districts of Florida, 2008

Awards & Distinctions

AV Preeminent®, Martindale-Hubbell

 

Rising Star, Florida Super Lawyers®, 2009- 17

 

“40 Under 40,” Gulfshore Business Magazine, 2016

 

Graduate, American College of Trust & Estate Counsel Florida Fellows Institute, 2017