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Jessica Johnson Fishfeld

Jessica Fishfeld is an associate in the litigation group at Greenberg Traurig in Miami, Florida. She has vast experience litigating high-stakes commercial disputes, with particular focus on handling complex litigation between commercial competitors and business partners. She also has much experience litigating and resolving intellectual property disputes, as well as defending major companies against consumer class actions. In addition, she advises clients in the tech and entertainment industries.

In addition to prevailing in major cases through early dispositive motions, she is also adept at handling all aspects of discovery and trial preparation.

Jessica devotes a significant amount of time to pro bono efforts. She was recently part of a team that obtained a judgment overturning a client’s improper death sentence in Alabama. During the Covid-19 pandemic, she is assisting a small business to address indebtedness to suppliers.

Capabilities

Experience

  • Represented a food manufacturer in consumer class action lawsuits in venues around the country.
  • Represented a large health care company in consumer breach of privacy class action.°
  • Represented a car manufacturer against class action allegations of breach of warranty.°
  • Defended a large car distributor from breach-of-warranty allegations in class action, contributing to several victories in discovery disputes.°
  • Defended a major airline from class action allegations of breach of contract.°
  • Represented a startup multi-media company defending against a competitor’s claims of false advertising, unfair competition, and trade secret misappropriation.°
  • Represented a university in its copyright infringement action against a former employee.°
  • Represented a beverage manufacturer alleging trade dress infringement against a competitor.°
  • Represented a large pharmaceutical drug manufacturer enforcing its patents against a generic drug manufacturer.°
  • Represented a startup tech company against claims of trademark infringement from competitor.°
  • Represented marketing company in trademark and copyright dispute with photographer.°
  • Represented large company to retrieve proprietary information leaked by former employee.° 
  • Represented large bank in action against former employee who misappropriated confidential information and trade secrets.°
  • Representing fiber optic cable company concerning title to land and easements where cable installed, where landowner claims over $200 million in damages.
  • Represented a large pharmaceutical distributor in a multimillion-dollar breach of contract dispute with major customer.°
  • Represented a car manufacturer against a minority shareholder’s claims of breach of contract, breach of fiduciary duty, and breach of the implied covenant of good faith and fair dealing.°
  • Representing small LLC against claims of breach of fiduciary duty.
  • Representing large manufacturer of mechanical equipment against claims of fraud, negligence, and unfair trade practices from major customer.
  • Represented health care company in negotiations to settle breach-of-contract dispute with a minority shareholder.

°The above representations were handled by Ms. Fishfeld prior to her joining Greenberg Traurig, P.A.

  • Judicial Intern, Hon. Alan S. Gold, U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida, 2012

Recognition & Leadership

  • Member, Junior Board, Connections for Abused Women and their Children, Chicago, Illinois, 2015-2019

Credentials

Education
  • J.D., summa cum laude, University of Miami School of Law, 2013
    • Order of the Coif
    • Senior Notes and Comments Editor, University of Miami Law Review
  • B.A., magna cum laude, University of Miami, 2010
    • Phi Beta Kappa
Admissions
  • Florida
  • Illinois