Partner Billie Jo Taylor
Partner Billie Jo Taylor

Billie Jo Taylor

Partner / Practice Group Leader

Areas Of Practice

Billie Jo Taylor focuses her practice on the defense of cases involving asbestos, mass torts, products liability, premise liability, trucking liability, general negligence and uninsured motorist claims. Prior to joining Boyd & Jenerette, P.A., she worked at a local firm handling medical malpractice, asbestos and wrongful death claims.

Ms. Taylor has over 20 years of legal industry experience, starting as a legal secretary. She became a certified paralegal several years prior to attending law school. During her career as a legal secretary and paralegal she provided support to attorneys in various areas of law in California, Pennsylvania and Florida.

She is very active in supporting her local community, and often helps coordinate charity events for the firm. Ms. Taylor enjoys participating in runs that benefit charities and volunteers for organizations such as Jacksonville Area Legal Aid (JALA) and youth sports associations.


  • Florida, 2008
  • United States District Court, Middle District of Florida, 2008
  • United States District Court, Southern District of Florida, 2012
  • United States District Court, Northern District of Florida, 2012

Awards & Recognition

  • Recognized by Florida Super Lawyers “Rising Stars,” Personal Injury Defense, 2013-2017
  • Young Lawyers Volunteer Award, Jacksonville Bar Association, Board of Governors, 2010-2012


  • The Florida Bar
  • The Jacksonville Bar Association
    • Bench & Bar Professionalism Committee
    • Judicial Relations Committee
      • Vice Chair of the Practicing with Professionalism Section (2016-2017)
    • Mentorship Committee
  • Defense Research Institute
    • Member of the Toxic Tort & Environmental Law Committee
    • Member of the Product Liability Committee
  • Chester Bedell Inn of Court (2011-2012)
  • Jacksonville Claims Association
  • Jacksonville Association of Defense Counsel
    • President, (2018)
  • Claims and Litigation Management Alliance
  • Jacksonville Women’s Lawyers Association (past board member)

Jessica LoBianco

Mara Brown

Barry Bookbinder


  • B.A., University of North Florida, 2004, cum laude
  • J.D., Florida Coastal School of Law, 2008
  • superlaw_billie

Comprehensive Services

Many cases overlap several areas of law. As a full service law firm, we are able to recognize how one legal discipline impacts another. We work as a team on complex issues that require knowledge of a variety of state and federal laws. This multi-disciplinary approach allows clients to receive the large-firm advantage of access to multiple attorneys in a wide scope of practice areas as well as the hands-on customer service offered by a boutique law firm. In addition to civil litigation, employment law, workers’ compensation defense, commercial law, construction law and appeals, our firm also handles professional liability claims.

Our bilingual staff is available to assist with immigration matters, including consular and removal defenses.