About

Professional Background

 
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MeDiATOR

Jacqueline Alastra

Ms. Alastra is a Florida state certified Circuit Civil Mediator who provides mediation and dispute resolution services throughout Central Florida.  Ms. Alastra began her legal career as a defense lawyer, handling first party property insurance, liability, construction and product liability cases. She practiced civil trial litigation for over 14 years before leaving the law practice to mediate full time.  From 2013 to 2017, she was recognized as a Florida Rising Star in Super Lawyers Magazine. In addition, Ms. Alastra is fluent in Spanish and Italian.

 

Education

UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA
Juris Doctor, cum laude

ST. JOHNS UNIVERSITY         M.A., Intl relations, summa cum laude

UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA
B.A., Business, summa cum laude

Employment History

  • Groelle & Salmon, P.A. 
  • Rock Law, P.A.
  • Food & Agriculture Organization, United Nations
  • Cabaniss, Smith, Toole & Wiggins, P.A.
  • Boehm, Brown, Kelly, Harwood & Scheihing, P.A.
  • Law Office of Deborah Bain, P.A.

 

Memberships & Certifications

  • Florida Supreme Court Certified Circuit Court Mediator
  • Certified Advanced in Spanish by the American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages
  • Admitted to the State of Florida Bar and United States District Courts for the Middle and Southern Districts of Florida