Practice Areas: Personal Injury, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Slip and Fall, Negligent Security, Premises Liability, Defective Products,Wrongful Death
Law School Attended:Nova Southeastern University-Center for the Study of Law
Jana Ranieri Cortina is a Senior Associate with the Trial Team and represents individuals who have been injured due to the negligence of others. She has been practicing law for over 30 years and has extensive experience with personal injury claims, including catastrophic injury, traumatic brain injury, automobile, slip and fall, negligent security, premises liability, and wrongful death claims; insurance disputes, and mass torts.
Jana received her Bachelor of Science degree in Political Science from Florida International University in Miami, Florida and was on the Dean’s List. She received her Juris Doctor, cum laude, from Nova Southeastern University-Center for the Study of Law, in Fort Lauderdale, Florida in 1988.
During law school, Jana was a Member of the Nova Law Review, Member Dean’s Advisory Committee, Dean’s List 1985-1988, Recipient of Krupnick Campbell Award for Excellence in Trial Advocacy and received the “Book Awards” (highest ‘A’ in class) in Torts, Pretrial Practice, Family Law and Family Law Litigation Workshop.
She previously owned her own firm for fifteen years before joining our firm. She is licensed to practice in Florida State Courts and United States District Court, Southern District. Her affiliations include The Florida Bar, Past Member of Grievance Committee for the Professional Regulation of Attorneys (Broward County) and Past Member of the Board of Directors-Broward County Women Lawyers (Broward County).
She was born in Gainesville, Florida and raised in Miami. Jana’s email address is JCortina@JohnBales.com