OUR TEAM


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Admissions:

  • State of Florida

  • United States District Court, Southern District of Florida

  • United States Bankruptcy Court,

    Southern District of Florida

Education:

  • Florida Atlantic University, B.A.

  • Nova Southeastern University, Shepard Broad College of Law

Professional Associations:

  • Broward County Bar Association

  • Real Property, Probate & Trust Section, Florida Bar, Member

  • Go Fort Lauderdale, Trustee

Eric Jackwin, Esq.

Managing Partner

eric@jackwinlegal.com

Mr. Jackwin is a licensed Florida Attorney focused on serving clients with their business and real estate needs.  As an entrepreneur and business owner, Mr. Jackwin knows what it takes to turn an idea into a business. Start-up companies and technology ventures require specific planning by utilizing unique strategies in order to get to the next level.  Mr. Jackwin started this law firm in order to provide the attention to detail young and up-coming companies require in this ever-changing world.

Additionally, Mr. Jackwin serves as General Counsel to Abode Real Estate, LLC, headquartered in Broward County, Florida, as well as serving as outside general counsel to start-up ventures throughout South Florida.  Prior to founding Jackwin Legal, P.A., Mr. Jackwin practiced in the areas of Bankruptcy, Real Estate, Business Law and Civil Litigation at a boutique law firm located in Palm Beach County, Florida.  Mr. Jackwin is also a Licensed Real Estate Broker in Florida.

Mr. Jackwin is originally from Connecticut and moved to South Florida in 2007.  Mr. Jackwin was recruited to swim for Florida Atlantic University's Men's Swimming & Diving Team, where he was named Captain his senior year.  Swimming is still a passion for him as he is a Three-Time All American Masters Swimmer.  Mr. Jackwin is proud to be a member of Riverwalk Fort Lauderdale, a non-profit organization responsible for revitalizing the riverfront area in Downtown Fort Lauderdale.


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Admissions:

  • State of Florida

  • United States District Court,

  • Southern District of Florida

Education:

  • University of Central Florida, B.A. Cum Laude

  • Nova Southeastern University, Shepard Broad College of Law

Professional Associations:

  • President/Founder Nova Southeastern College of Law Alumni Association

  • BNI Legends Vice President

  • Ms. Esquire Vice President of Operations

  • Women’s Chamber of Commerce

  • Miami-Dade FAWL

  • BCBA Young Lawyer’s Division

  • Broward County Women Lawyers’ Association

Awards:

  • The Order of Barristers

  • SuperLawyers Rising Star - 2018/2019

  • Top Lawyers of Florida - 2019

  • Chapman Partnership Certificate of Appreciation

Kristen Reynoso, Esq.

Of Counsel

Ms. Reynoso serves as Of-Counsel to Jackwin Legal, P.A. where she assists with the firm's commercial litigation matters.  As an avid litigator, Ms. Reynoso finds herself very comfortable in the courtroom, having successfully argued numerous court hearings throughout the Tri-County area.

Ms. Reynoso is very active in the legal community, where she holds many leadership positions within professional and non-profit organizations throughout South Florida.  Ms. Reynoso is also the founding member of the Miami-Dade Chapter of the Nova Southeastern University Shepard Broad College of Law Alumni association.


Dara Kustler, Esq.

Associate Attorney

dara@jackwinlegal.com

Admissions:

  • State of Florida

Education:

  • Boston University, B.A., Magna Cum Laude

  • Brandeis University, M.A.

  • Harvard University, M.Ed.

  • Nova Southeastern University,

    Shepard Broad College of Law


Michael J. Caramadre, Esq.

Associate Attorney

michael@jackwinlegal.com

Michael Caramadre is an Associate Attorney at Jackwin Legal, P.A. He was born and raised in Cranston, Rhode Island. Mr. Caramadre obtained his Bachelor’s degree from Bentley University with a major of Corporate Finance and Accounting in 2016. He then obtained his Juris Doctor from the University of Miami in 2019. During his law school career, Mr. Caramadre interned at the Innocence Project. In 2018, Mr. Caramadre joined Jackwin Legal, P.A. as a law clerk. As an attorney, Michael is a problem solver who is not afraid to take on projects that may seem overwhelming. He is a quick learner who enjoys the challenge of delving into whatever area of law our clients may require. He makes it his mission to offer help and support to his clients and his associates in our firm. Clients can expect nothing less than excellence and dedication from Michael.

Education:

  • University of Miami School of Law, Juris Doctor

  • Bentley University, B.S. Corporate Finance and Accounting

Admissions:

  • State of Florida


Ryan Benvenuti

Paralegal

ryan@jackwinlegal.com

Ryan Benvenuti is a Paralegal at Jackwin Legal, P.A.  He was born and raised in Miami, Florida.  Mr. Benvenuti obtained his Bachelor’s Degree from Florida International University with a major in Marketing in 2015.  For the past 10 years, Mr. Benvenuti has worked in the legal profession, focusing on real estate, litigation, family law and probate matters.  In 2019, Mr. Benvenuti joined Jackwin Legal, P.A. as a paralegal.  With his loyalty and professionalism, Mr. Benvenuti demonstrates his commitment to teamwork, attention to detail and ability to handle multiple priorities in an organized and efficient  manner.  Mr. Benvenuti takes pride in reliability and integrity, delivering unparalleled service and satisfaction to clients.

Education:

Florida International University, B.A. Marketing

Admissions:

Realtor for the Realtors of Palm Beach (RAPB) and Greater Fort Lauderdale (GFLR)