Bar Admissions

United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit

United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida

United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida

United States District Court for the Northern District of Florida

Practice Areas
  • Construction Defect Litigation Defense

  • Construction-Related Injury Defense

  • Construction Product Liability Defense

  • Construction Insurance Coverage Litigation

  • Flood Insurance Coverage and Litigation Defense, including defense of WYO insurer participants in the NFIP

  • Property Litigation Defense including Large Loss/CAT, Hurricane, Tropical Storm, and Flood

  • Premises Liability/Casualty Litigation Defense

  • Real Estate Professional Errors and Omissions Litigation Defense

  • Commercial Contract Litigation

  • In House Counsel Assistance, Including Claims and Underwriting File Analysis and Privilege Determination for Compliance With Non-Party Subpoenas

  • Arbitration, Mediation, Appraisal

University of Florida Levin College of Law (J.D., 2002)
University of Florida (B.S., magna cum laude, 1999)

Reported Cases
211 Duval Company, Inc. v. Harleysville Ins. Co., 2014 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 182124, 2014 WL 7844443 (S.D. Fla. 2014).
Perdido Towers Owners Ass’n, Inc. v. Nationwide Mut. Fire Ins. Co., 2009 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 37577, 2009 WL 1066257 (N.D. Fla. 2009).
Jefferson Davis and Kerri Davis v. Nationwide Mut. Fire Ins., Co., 2008 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 31217, 2008 WL 954274 (S.D. Fla. 2008)

Jessica A. Teitelbaum

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Phone Number : (239) 489-1911
Fax Number : (239) 425-3509
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12486 Brantley Commons Court
Fort Myers, FL 33907

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JESSICA A. TEITELBAUM concentrates her practice on civil litigation, defending construction-related claims on behalf of developers, general contractors, subcontractor trades, design professionals, and product manufacturers. Her practice includes defense of contract and insurance disputes, product liability claims, premises liability claims, real estate claims, and personal injury claims in Florida federal and state courts. She has also defended, to complete victory via summary judgment, a variety of federal flood insurance claims in Florida. Ms. Teitelbaum is a Florida Supreme Court Qualified Arbitrator and a Florida Supreme Court Certified Circuit Civil mediator.

Ms. Teitelbaum, a partner at Chartwell Law’s Fort Myers, Florida office, earned her Juris Doctor and Bachelor of Science degrees from the University of Florida, where she graduated 8th in her undergraduate class (top 1%), with high honors, and in law school achieved membership in Phi Delta Phi International Legal Fraternity, which requires academic honors for admission in Florida. She was awarded the University of Florida Presidential Recognition for outstanding achievement and contributions to the University. She achieved membership in Beta Gamma Sigma, the accredited business school equivalent to the liberal arts and sciences honor society, Phi Beta Kappa.  She earned membership in the Golden Key National Honor Society, and was elected to and served on the University of Florida Student Honor Court as an Associate Justice and served as Proctoring Committee Chair.

Professional Associations

Claims and Litigation Management Alliance (Premium Member)
Loss Executives Association (Associate Member)
Florida Bar RPPTL Section, Real Property Law Division (Construction Law Committee Member)

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