Jon A. Jacobson Tel: (561) 293-2530

Jon A. Jacobson, an attorney with Jacobson Law P.A., is also Of Counsel to AM&R. Jon concentrates his practice on representing investors, advisors, and brokerage firms in financial industry disputes throughout Florida, nationwide, and globally. Prior to becoming an attorney, Jon was a trader on the International Equity Lending Desk of Paribas Capital Markets, where he worked with the bank's London, Paris, and Singapore offices to manage a global $1.2 billion portfolio of investments. Jon has spent his entire legal career practicing financial industry and securities-related litigation and has successfully represented clients in multi-million-dollar disputes throughout Florida and United States. Prior to founding Jacobson Law P.A., Jon was a shareholder at Greenberg Traurig, P.A.

Awards and Recognitions
  • Author, "Ninth Circuit Reverses Securities Fraud Conviction Based on Admission of Prior Complaint" (Sept. 14, 2012)
  • Author, "FINRA's New Know Your Customer and Suitability Rules" (July 11, 2012)
  • Author, "Florida Increases Penalties for Unregistered Securities Sales" (Apr. 13, 2012)
  • Co-Author, "Does Your Firm's Standard Lien Language Create a Possibility That Your Customer's IRAs May Lose Their Exempt Status and Protection from Third-Party Creditors?" (Feb. 27, 2012)
  • Co-Author, "Respect Your Elders: A Survey of the Rules and Laws that Apply to Claims Brought by Senior Investors," 1686 PLI/Corp 265 (Aug. 6, 2008)
  • Co-Author, "Appellate Review of Arbitration Decisions," Vol. 40, No. 16 Rev. Secs. & Comm. Reg. 185 (Sept. 19, 2007)
  • Co-Author, "What Happens in Arbitration, Stays in Arbitration," 1615 PLI/Corp. 749 (Aug. 8, 2007)
  • Co-Author, "Less Than Zero: The Evidentiary Value of Research Analyst Settlements," 1440 PLI/Corp. 619 (Aug. 11, 2004)
  • Author, "Your Place or Mine: The Enforceability of Choice-of-Law/Forum Clauses in International Contracts," 8 Duke J. Comp. & Int'l. L. 469 (Spring 1998)
  • Co-Author, "Punitive Damages in Arbitration: An Undue Process," 958 PLI/Corp. 599 (Sept.-Oct. 1996)
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