“We are pleased to welcome Jade to our Litigation and Insurance Brokerage teams,” said Lawrence P. Ingram, Managing Partner of Freeborn’s Tampa office. “Since 2017, when Jessica Kirkwood Alley and I opened the Tampa office, we have been fortunate to serve clients in many industries. Jade brings valuable litigation experience as well as a commitment to providing high-quality services to our clients.”
“As a founding partner with Larry, it is gratifying to see the growth of our Tampa office and our expanded reach to clients across Florida and the Southeast region of the U.S.,” Partner Jessica added. “We are delighted to have Jade as part of our team and look forward to her contributions to our litigation and insurance/reinsurance practices.”
Jade has experience litigating complex estate planning disputes, as well as commercial and business litigation and securities matters. Prior to joining Freeborn, Jade served as a Litigation Attorney at PersanteZuroweste where she was involved in a variety of complex matters including FINRA arbitrations, shareholder derivative lawsuits, breaches of covenants not to compete, breaches of contract, real property disputes, will and trust contests, contested guardianships, removal of trustees, exploitation of vulnerable and elderly adults, as well as other fiduciary and commercial litigation.
Jade received her B.A. from Flagler College and her J.D. from Stetson University College of Law, where she was named to the prestigious National Order of the Barristers. Outside of work, she enjoys cheering on her home state’s University of Kentucky Wildcats, as well as running, and yoga.
With over 90 litigators, Freeborn's Litigation Practice Group brings both bench strength and deep experience to each client matter. Known as a Litigation Powerhouse®, they are 'litigators first' and their philosophy is to prepare cases to be tried. Even when settlement is appropriate, we believe our trial-ready approach provides the best ultimate outcome.
Freeborn’s Insurance/Reinsurance Industry Team serves all areas of the global insurance and reinsurance marketplace. To provide unsurpassed service in this area, our Insurance and Reinsurance lawyers have immersed themselves in the intricacies of reinsurance custom and practice and the commercial relationships upon which participants in the industry depend.