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Adria Maria Jensen

Partner
240 South Pineapple Avenue
10th Floor
Sarasota, FL 34236
Direct941.364.2739
Fax941.366.3999
ajensen@slk-law.com

Assistant

Heather Bohen
Direct941.366.6660 ext. 2476
hbohen@slk-law.com

Personable and hardworking, Adria is a persistent litigator and Supreme Court Certified Circuit Civil Mediator, who endeavors to bridge the gap between complex disputes and practical solutions. She focuses her practice on commercial and real estate law, as well as probate and trust disputes and guardianships. Companies and individuals a like look to her for her experience in contract negotiations, corporate disputes, dissolution actions, and collection enforcement and creditor rights. Additionally, Adria works with banks and other financial institutions on problem loans and special assets, and has extensive experience with all aspects of ORE/REO asset management and disposition.

As part of her real estate practice, Adria’s solutions-driven approach benefits her clients in matters involving homeowner and condominium associations, title defects, and code enforcement. Her ability to dissect issues and find alternative solutions enables her to successfully handle all aspects of cases involving commercial and residential landlord/tenant law, breach of contract matters, and real estate deposit disputes, just to name a few.

In addition, Adria litigates in the area of probate, including representing individuals in will contests and trust disputes, and establishing or challenging guardianships.

While at the University of Florida, Adria honed her advocacy skills as an active member of the UF Trial Team.

Adria was born and raised in Miami and she speaks, reads, and writes Spanish fluently, allowing her to advocate, counsel, and mediate in both English and Spanish. When she’s not in the courtroom, you will find her on the volleyball court and spending time with her husband and two children out and about in Lakewood Ranch.

Honors

  • AV® Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell
  • Florida Rising Star by Super Lawyers magazine 2010, 2011

Professional and Community Affiliations

  • Sarasota County Bar Association
  • Manatee County Bar Association
  • Twelfth Circuit Grievance Committee, Attorney Member
  • Judge John M. Scheb American Inn of Court, Barrister Member
  • Meals on Wheels of Sarasota, Board of Directors
  • Leadership Manatee Class of 2016-2017
  • Legal Aid of Manasota, Board of Directors (2007-2009)

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Events and Presentations

05.25.2017"Social Media Issues in Family Law" presented to the Family Law Section of the Sarasota County Bar Association
11.05.2015Professional Women's Network Kick-Off Event - "Bubbles and Baubles"
04.04.2012"Post Foreclosure Legal Issues," Fourth Annual BBT REO Agent Training Seminar
04.06.2011"Post Foreclosure Title Issues," Third Annual BBT REO Agent Training Seminar
03.14.2011"Overview of the Foreclosure Process and Status of Foreclosures in Florida and Pitfalls to Avoid in Short Sale Transactions," Presented to Coldwell Banker Commercial Realtors

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Education

  • J.D., cum laude, University of Florida Levin College of Law, 2004
  • B.A., with honors, University of Miami, 1997

Bar and Court Admissions

  • Florida, 2005

Languages

  • Spanish

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