Jessica L. Donner


(954) 530-5601


(954) 530-5291

Areas of Practice

  • Property and Casualty Defense
  • Bad Faith Litigation
  • Insurance Coverage
  • Employment Law
  • Civil Rights
  • Worker’s Compensation


Nova Southeastern University College of Law

Juris Doctorate, 2015

University of Florida

B.A. in Criminology, 2013; Minor Certification in Jewish Studies, 2013

Admitted to Practice

Federal Courts:

  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida

State Courts:

  • Florida

Jessica Donner is licensed to practice law in the State of Florida and is a 2015 graduate of Nova Southeastern University’s College of Law. At Nova, Jessica served as Vice President of the Jewish Law Society and was an active member of the Nova Trial Association Team, where she competed in mock trial competitions throughout the State of Florida. She holds a B.A. in Criminology and a Minor Certification in Jewish Studies from the University of Florida.  At UF, Jessica served as the creative director of 2013 TEDxUF conference.

Prior to joining Smith, Rolfes & Skavdahl, Jessica worked for a commercial litigation firm representing individuals, private corporations and governmental entities in civil rights claims and workers’ compensation defense. She also represented major insurance carriers in first- and third-party property insurance cases.

Jessica joined Smith, Rolfes & Skavdahl in 2017 and is an Associate in the Fort Lauderdale office.


Fort Lauderdale, FL

350 E. Las Olas Boulevard
Suite 1250
Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33301
(954) 530-5601

    Notable Experience


    • Broward County Bar Association, Member
    • The Jewish Federation of South Florida, Horizon’s Leadership Committee