PRISCILLA JIMENEZ

Priscilla-Jimenez

Priscilla Jimenez’s practice focuses on representing corporate clients in litigation, regulatory, investigatory, employment, and transactional matters.

Ms. Jimenez has experience handling significant litigation matters involving financial regulation, banking, commercial torts, intellectual property, employment, and consumer claims in federal and state court and in arbitration.

Ms. Jimenez also represents corporate clients in governance issues and transactional matters, including drafting and negotiating licensing agreements, employment agreements, joint ventures, master services agreements, and financial transactions.

Ms. Jimenez has devoted substantial time to advising proprietary postsecondary schools in regulatory matters, representing them in student and employment litigation, and conducting investigations in response to internal complaints and inquiries by accreditors, the United States Department of Education, various state education agencies, and numerous state attorneys general.

Professional and Civic Activities and Memberships


  • The Florida Bar

  • American Bar Association

Bar Admission


  • Florida

Court Admissions


  • Florida State Courts

  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida

Education


  • University of Miami School of Law (J.D., cum laude, 2007)

  • Florida State University (B.S., summa cum laude, 2003)

Languages


  • English

  • Spanish

Presentations


  • Be Prepared: Tips and Strategies for Handling Government Investigations, FAPSC Annual Conference – Aventura, Florida, July 25, 2013

  • Employee Wage and Hour Claims – An Introduction to the Fair Labor Standards Act: How to Investigate, File, and Prove FLSA Claims, Legal Services of Greater Miami – Miami, Florida, September 26, 2012

  • Winning Strategies to Ensure Prospective Students Have Realistic Expectations, FAPSC Annual Conference – Aventura, Florida, July 26, 2012

  • Student Complaints: How to Handle Them, Keep Them from Escalating, and Prevent Them in the Future, FAPSC Central Conference – Lake Mary, Florida, February 23, 2012