Jayne M. Skindzier
Partner

5811 Pelican Bay Boulevard
Suite 650
Naples, Florida 34108

As a partner in Hahn Loeser’s Naples, Florida office, Jayne M. Skindzier focuses her practice on residential and commercial closings, title insurance, refinancing and loan transactions, leases and landlord/tenant disputes, sales, and acquisitions. She regularly assists clients with construction law issues, foreclosures, contract disputes, and condominium and association law. Jayne is also knowledgeable in the resolution of title defects, including complex trust and estate title issues  and Florida homestead law.

Professional History

  • Partner, Hahn Loeser & Parks LLP, 2016-present
  • Principal, Cummings & Lockwood LLC, 2005-16
  • Pro Bono Legal Counsel, Arts Naples World Festival, Inc., 2010-14
  • Attorney, Cunningham, Miller & Kyle, P.A., 2002-04
  • Housing and Family Law Attorney, Legal Services of Greater Miami, Inc. and the Florida Keys, 2001-02

Credentials

Education

Tulane Law School, J.D., 2001

Honors & Activities: CALI Excellence for the Future Award in Legislation; highest grades in Public Law Clinics; formed liaison with the Innocence Project for passage of proposed bill

 

Connecticut College, B.A., cum laude, 1997

Honors & Activities: Honors Distinction in Sociology, Dean’s List

 

University of Glasgow, Scotland, Study Abroad, 1995

Honors & Activities: Junior Honors Sociology; Glasgow School of Law, Senior Honours Jurisprudence

Community Involvement

The Salvation Army Naples & Collier County, Board Member, May 2020 – Present

 

Pet Partners, Member/Volunteer, 2012-13

 

ArtsNaples World Festival, Inc., Former Secretary and Director, 2010-13

Bar Admissions

State of Florida, 2001

 

U.S. District Courts for the Southern District of Florida, 2002, and the Middle District of Florida, 2014

Memberships & Affiliations

Commercial Real Estate Women (“CREW”), Member

 

Naples-Marco Real Estate Attorneys Council, Inc., Vice President

 

Naples Area Board of Realtors, Affiliate Member

 

Women’s Council of Realtors, Naples-on-the-Gulf Chapter, Affiliate Member

 

Collier County Bar Association, Inc., Real Property Section, Member

 

Florida Bar, Real Property, Probate Trust Law Section, Member

 

Old Republic National Title Insurance, Inc., Member

 

Chicago Title Insurance Company, Member

 

America Bar Association, Former Member

 

Arts Naples World Festival, Inc., Former Board Member

 

Pet Partners, Former Member

 

Zonta Club of Marathon, Former Board Member