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Jami S. Maginness*

240 South Pineapple Avenue
10th Floor
Sarasota, FL 34236

As a real estate paralegal with more than twenty years’ experience, Jami is involved in all aspects of residential transactions, as well as complicated commercial acquisitions and sales, including hotels, restaurants, office buildings and shopping centers. She is also involved in commercial lender representation transactions and the issuance of title insurance and related matters. Motivated by her interest in the law to become a paralegal, she began her career in the criminology arena. Jami later discovered that real estate transactions were a great fit combining her interest in legal matters with her affinity for working with numbers and being extremely detail oriented.  

Jami is a Florida Registered Paralegal and a Notary Public, State of Florida.

In her off hours, she enjoys practicing yoga, working out with friends, and spending time with her husband, daughters, and dog.

Professional and Community Affiliations

  • Sarasota Sailor Circus Scholarship Committee

* Names that appear with an asterisk indicate a Shumaker professional not admitted to practice law.

Alternate biographies





  • B.S., Criminology, Florida State University, 1991

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