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Jeffrey B. Fabian

Bank of America Plaza
101 E. Kennedy Boulevard
Suite 2800
Tampa, FL 33602


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Jeff Fabian focuses his practice on intellectual property law, including litigation, procurement, and counseling, as well as other areas of complex commercial litigation.  Jeff is a registered patent attorney, and his practice includes the preparation and prosecution of patent applications.

Before joining Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, Jeff served as a law clerk for the Honorable Elizabeth A. Jenkins, United States Magistrate Judge for the Middle District of Florida.  While in law school, Jeff received the Florida Law Review Outstanding Associate Editor Award, and he earned academic awards in trial practice and appellate advocacy.

Prior to becoming an attorney, Jeff worked as an engineer for Northrop Grumman Corporation where he conducted hardware and software testing for military surveillance aircraft.  Jeff was responsible for maintaining a variety of aircraft subsystems, such as radar, navigation, communications, user-interface, and pre- and post-mission data processing.  As an undergraduate at the University of Florida, Jeff worked as an intern in a semiconductor fabrication facility where he assisted with developing manufacturing processes for computer microchips.

Professional and Community Affiliations

  • Hillsborough County Bar Association: Youth Services Committee, Member
  • Tampa Bay American Inn of Court, Associate Member
  • Hillsborough County Bar Association: Intellectual Property Law Section Former Co-Chair; Former Continuing Education Chair
  • Hillsborough County Bar Association: Membership Committee, Former Co-Chair
  • C.H. Ferguson M. E. White American Inn of Court, Former Associate Member

News Releases


July/August 2016"Clarity Through the Weeds:  Marijuana Industry Trademarks," Lawyer Magazine, Hillsborough County Bar Association (Vol. 26 No. 6, Summer 2016)
12.01.2014"Warranties of Noninfringement and Allocation of Infringement Risk"
March 2014"Federal Circuit Court's Sack EA's Use of Player Likenesses," Lawyer Magazine, Hillsborough County Bar Association (Vol. 24 No. 5, March-April 2014)
2010"A Comprehensive Analysis of the Laws Governing Taser Use by Law Enforcement," 62 Florida Law Review 763 (2010) (Student Note)


Events and Presentations

07.15.2014Tampa Employment Law Update: Summer 2014 - "Latest EEOC Guidance on Employment Applications and Background Checks"
April 2014Presenter, Updates & Recent Cases in Copyright and Trademark Law, Hillsborough County Bar Association, Continuing Legal Education Course
October 2013Presenter, Updates & Recent Cases in Patent, Copyright and Trademark Law, Hillsborough County Bar Association, Continuing Legal Education Course

Alternate biographies




  • J.D., University of Florida Levin College of Law, 2010
  • M.S., Electrical Engineering, University of Central Florida, 2007
  • B.S., Electrical Engineering, University of Florida, 2004
  • B.S., Chemical Engineering, University of Florida, 2004

Bar and Court Admissions

  • Florida, 2010
  • United States District Court Middle District of Florida, 2012
  • United States District Court Southern District of Florida, 2012
  • United States Patent and Trademark Office, 2012
  • United States Court of Appeals Eleventh Circuit, 2014