Jennifer Fox

Jennifer FoxAttorney Jennifer Fox is an Associate of the firm. She focuses her practice on appeals, estate planning and probate.

Prior to joining the Law Offices of Robin Bresky, Jennifer gained experience practicing at Snyder & Snyder and Huth, Pratt & Milhauser, two well-known firms that focus on trust & estate law. She began her career as a judicial law clerk at the 53rd District Court of Livingston County, Michigan.

Jennifer was raised in Boca Raton, Florida. Upon graduating from Florida Atlantic University, summa cum laude, she attended law school at Western Michigan University where she also graduated with honors. She then earned her LL.M. in Estate Planning from the University of Miami School of Law.

Jennifer has been nationally published in the American Bar Association’s Probate & Property Magazine. She serves as a Director of the South Palm Beach County Bar Association, is a former President of the Young Lawyers Section, and is a Fellow of the Florida Bar Leadership Academy. In her free time, Jennifer enjoys volunteering and organizing fundraisers for one of Florida’s neediest schools.

Practice Areas:

  • Appellate Law
  • Estate Planning and Probate
  • Litigation

Bar Admissions:

  • Florida Bar, 2015
  • Michigan Bar, 2014

Education:

  • University of Miami School of Law, LL.M., 2020
  • Western Michigan University Law School, Juris Doctor (cum laude), 2013
  • Florida Atlantic University, B.A. (summa cum laude), 2010

Experience:

  • Snyder & Snyder, intern
  • Huth, Pratt & Milhauser, associate attorney
  • Law Office of Monica J. Copeland, associate attorney
  • 53rd District Court of Livingston County, Michigan, judicial law clerk

Professional Activities:

  • South Palm Beach County Bar Association
    • Member, 2015-Present
    • Board of Director, 2020-Present
    • Editor of the Advocate, 2020-Present
    • President of the Young Lawyers Section, 2019-2020
    • Chair of Law Day, 2017-2019
  • The Florida Bar Leadership Academy
    • Fellow, 2020-Present
  • The Florida Bar Real Property, Probate & Trust Law Section
    • Member, 2015-Present
    • Subcommittee researching later discovered wills, 2018-Present
    • Subcommittee researching elective share, 2020-Present
    • Subcommittee researching interests of justice, 2020-Present
  • Greater Boca Raton Estate Planning Counsel
    • Member, 2018-Present
  • South Palm Beach County Florida Association for Women Lawyers
    • Member, 2015-Present
  • Palm Beach County Bar Association
    • Member, 2019-Present
    • Committee for Diversity and Inclusion, 2019-Present

Notable Appeals:

  • Winslow v. Deck, 225 So. 3d 276 (Fla. 4th DCA 2017).
    • Wrote briefs for the prevailing appellant to allow her to amend her timely-filed pleading and to satisfy the statutory requirements to request the court to revoke the probate of a subsequent will.

Authored Publications:

  • American Bar Association, Probate & Property Magazine
    • “Twenty-First Century Wills,” November/December 2019
  • The Florida Bar, ActionLine Magazine
    • “Disputes Over Possession Of A Decedent’s Body At Death,” Spring 2019
    • “Winslow vs. Deck Case Summary,” Spring 2018
    • “Determining Reasonableness Of Attorney’s Fees And Costs In Probate And Trust Proceedings,” Winter 2017-2018

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