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Alumni Profile: Jennifer R. Dixon ('04)

August 24, 2018

FSU Law Focus

Jennifer R. Dixon is a shareholder at Lowndes in Orlando, where she presently leads the firm’s appellate law practice, having served as counsel of record in more than 60 appeals in state and federal appellate courts. Dixon also litigates cases in both state and federal courts. Her litigation experience includes complex real estate and commercial disputes, shareholder disputes, copyright, trademark and trade dress infringement claims, workplace injury claims, and wrongful termination claims. In the family law arena, Dixon frequently represents high-net-worth individuals and families in prenuptial agreements, marital dissolutions and post-dissolution modifications. She is also a mediator certified by the Florida Supreme Court to conduct both circuit and appellate court mediations. Dixon is an active member and past president of the FSU Law Alumni Board of Directors. She also serves as a J.D. Advisor, providing advice to our students on their job searches.

“I have been so privileged, as an alumnus, to continue to engage with the law school, whether it’s been working with law students as a J.D. Advisor or moot court panelist, working with the administration as an OCI employer, or engaging with alumni through networking and development events. As someone whose life was quite literally transformed by her law school experience, I embrace any opportunity to see someone else realize positive results from their legal education.”


Jennifer

Jennifer R. Dixon is a pragmatic problem-solver. A shareholder in the firm’s Litigation & Trial Practice Group, she enjoys working closely with clients to determine the best solutions for their business or personal needs and strategizing how to achieve the best outcome possible.

An experienced and versatile civil litigator, Jennifer innately understands when an issue must be decided by a jury or a judge. She is also a certified mediator who recognizes when creative solutions can be used to effectively resolve a dispute on the parties’ terms. Whether in the courtroom or at the settlement table, Jennifer is a zealous advocate who works tirelessly on behalf of her clients.

Jennifer handles most of the firm’s civil, family law, and probate appeals on behalf of litigants and amicus curiae. She has successfully defended judgments and obtained reversals in both state and federal appellate courts. She is also experienced handling administrative appeals before the Florida Division of Administrative Hearings.

Acting as outside general counsel for several private enterprises, Jennifer regularly provides recommendations on issues related to risk assessment, litigation and compliance oversight, and contract administration. Her clients come from a wide variety of industries, including real estate, hospitality, construction, themed entertainment, healthcare and outdoor advertising.

Jennifer is also an experienced family and marital lawyer, frequently handling matters concerning divorce, child custody, support, and prenuptial agreements.

The depth and diversity of Jennifer’s legal experience affords her perspective in working with clients across all industries with varying legal needs.

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