While my law office, Jesse L. Skipper, P.A., has represented large business enterprises since 1989, and continues to welcome their business, one of my main goals is making quality legal services available to middle-income individuals, and small- and medium-sized businesses. The complexity of legal issues does not necessarily decrease with the amount of money at stake, nor with the client's net worth or annual sales revenue. I strive to provide competent legal representation and aggressive litigation to those who otherwise may not be able to afford it.
Strong focus on business, real estate and employment litigation:
My law firm focuses on business, real estate, employment, international and general civil litigation. I also handle business and corporate transactional matters and international, computer and Internet law disputes. I help you and your business succeed by applying my skills, which include:
Business experience. For more than 20 years, I have assisted Tampa Bay and central and southwest Florida business entities with resolving contract disagreements, trademark and copyright infringement, breach of confidentiality, fraudulent business practices and civil theft.
Advocacy for employment justice. One of my main areas of practice is employment law. I aggressively represent individuals who have been harassed, wrongfully discharged or refused proper compensation for their work. Florida's Minimum Wage Amendment allows even salaried employees the right to receive paid time-and-a-half for overtime, subject to their exemption status. If you