Jay W. Small

Bar and Court Admissions:

  • U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida (1988 – present)
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit (2000 – present)
  • American Bar Association (1986 – present)
  • Orange County Bar Association (1986 – present)
  • The Florida Bar (1986 – present)

Education:

  • University of Florida (B.A., 1982, with honors)
  • University of Florida (J.D., 1985, with honors)

Professional Activities:

  • Chair of the Orange County Bar Association Real Property Committee (2013 – 2015)
  • The Florida Bar (Eminent Domain Committee, 1992 – present)
  • Foundation for Seminole County Public Schools (2013 – present)
  • The Florida Bar (Real Property and Land Use Section, 1995 – present)
  • American Bar Association (Litigation Section, 1988 – present)
  • American Bar Association (Real Property Section, 2013 – present)
  • Association of Eminent Domain Professionals
  • AV rated by Martindale-Hubble
  • Best Lawyer’s in America since 2007
  • Orlando’s Best Lawyers since 2007
  • Consumer Member, Florida Real Estate Appraisal Board (2003 – 2009)
  • Vice-Chairman, Florida Real Estate Appraisal Board (2004 – 2005)
  • Chairman, Florida Real Estate Appraisal Board (2006 – 2007)
  • Florida Super Lawyers since 2012
  • Member, Development Committee for the Legal Aid Society of the Orange County Bar Association

Practice Areas:

  • Condemnation and Property Rights
  • Litigation
  • Land Use and Zoning
  • Administrative
  • Ad Valorem Tax Valuation

Publications:

  • Lecturer and author, Severance Damages, CLE-International, Tampa, Florida (October 2013)
  • Lecturer, Condemnation and the Real Estate Appraiser, Pasco County Board of Realtors (September 2013)
  • Author, “Valuation of Property During Abnormal Market Conditions,” East Florida Chapter of the Appraisal Institute (July 2011)

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