813.221.5000 info@burnettlaw.com

ATTORNEY PROFILES

SARA S. JAWAD ASSOCIATE ATTORNEY

PRACTICE AREAS

 

PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND

After earning a Bachelor of Science in Food and Resource Economics from the University of Florida, Ms. Jawad attended Florida State College of Law, where she earned a Juris Doctor and a Business Law Certificate with honors. While attending Florida State University College of Law and also post-graduation, Ms. Jawad worked for a legal aid organization where she focused on a variety of legal issues including debtor bankruptcy, real property issues, mortgage foreclosures, landlord/tenant disputes, Social Security Disability appeals, and more. Ms. Jawad was actively involved in the legal aid response in north Florida and the Florida Panhandle following the devastation of Hurricane Michael. During this time, Ms. Jawad gained invaluable experience in homeowners insurance claims and other first-party property insurance claims. Following her admission to The Florida Bar, Ms. Jawad’s legal practice has continued to focus on helping homeowners with insurance claims and construction defect claims, with a particular focus on stucco defect claims. Ms. Jawad also represents individuals who have suffered catastrophic personal injuries and the families of those who have lost a family member due to someone else’s negligence.

In furtherance of her desire to give back to the community and assist those who are unable to otherwise obtain legal services, Ms. Jawad has performed pro bono work in family law cases at a local Tampa legal aid organization.

BAR ADMISSIONS
  • 2019 Florida
EDUCATION
  • Florida State College of Law, J.D, with Honors
  • University of Florida, B.S. (Food and Resource Economics)