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Berny Jacques

  • Managing Partner
  • Berkowitz & Myer

    About

    Berny Jacques Florida Bankrupcy and Personal Injury Attorneys Berny brings a great amount of courtroom experience to Berkowitz and Myer. Prior to joining Berkowitz and Myer, Berny served as an Assistant State Attorney in Pinellas County. As a prosecutor, Berny tried over 60 jury trials in cases ranging from misdemeanors to first-degree felonies punishable by life in prison. In addition to his work in the courtroom, Berny served as Lead Trial Attorney where he was responsible for supervising attorneys in a misdemeanor division at the State Attorney’s Office. In 2013, Governor Rick Scott by Executive Order assigned the Pinellas County State Attorney’s Office to handle a criminal case in Hillsborough County due to a conflict; Berny was the prosecutor selected to handle the matter in Hillsborough where he successfully resolved the matter for the State by securing a conviction. Berny’s work as a prosecutor led him to be recognized as one of Florida’s top government attorneys by Florida Trend’s Magazine. Berny grew up in Naples, Florida. Berny is fluent in Haitian Creole and conversant. Practice Areas: Florida Bankruptcy Florida Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Florida Chapter 13 Bankruptcy Florida Foreclosure Defense Florida Bankruptcy Mortgage Modification Program Florida Creditor Harassment Florida Rights As A Consumer To Stop Harassment Florida Personal Injury Contact: Berkowitz & Myer 4900 Central Ave Saint Petersburg, FL 33707 Phone: 727-344-0123 Fax: 727-344-0185 info@berkmyer.com Website: http://berkmyer.com/attorney-berny-jacques/

    Professional experience

    Managing Partner

    Berkowitz & Myer

    January 2016 - Present

    Education history

    J.D

    Stetson University College of Law

    January 2010 - January 2013(3 years)

    B.A

    Washington Adventist University

    January 2005 - January 2009(4 years)