J.P. Numa
Associate J.P. Numa

J.P. Numa

Associate

Areas Of Practice

J.P. Numa is an associate of Boyd & Jenerette, P.A., practicing remotely from Lake County, FL. She concentrates her practice on auto glass litigation. Ms. Numa began her legal career as an Assistant State Attorney for the Ninth Judicial Circuit in Orange and Osceola Counties. In her role as a prosecutor, she gained trial and litigation experience. Prior to joining Boyd & Jenerette P.A., Ms. Numa was an in-house trial counsel with a global insurance company defending bodily injury, UM/UIM and premise liability claims. Ms. Numa also previously practiced at a national insurance defense firm handling trucking and auto negligence, construction and premise liability for insurance companies, commercial and retail clients. She also specializes in Personal Injury Protection (PIP) litigation.

Ms. Numa will earn her Masters of Laws, an LL.M. in Health Law and Compliance in December of 2022 from Loyola University of Chicago School of Law. She earned her Juris Doctor Degree from Florida A&M University College of Law in 2016. While in law school, Ms. Numa was an editor of the Florida A&M Law Review, LexisNexis representative, held offices in multiple organizations and clerked for a major insurance company. She was a recipient of the Book Award for Federal Civil Procedure, Dean’s List Award, and worked with the Homelessness Advocacy Legal Clinic handling cases in family law and guardian ad litem.

Prior to completing her undergraduate studies, Ms. Numa was a trained medical insurance biller for seven years. She handled complex medical billing appeals against healthcare insurance companies. She completed her undergraduate degree at the University of Central Florida, graduating with a Bachelor of the Arts degree in Political Science. Prior to entering law school, Ms. Numa was a Congressional Intern for the U.S. House of Representatives (Florida-09). She also worked as a legal intern for a personal injury litigation firm.

Ms. Numa is a member of the Orange County Bar Association (OCBA) and the Central Florida Association for Women Lawyers (CFAWL). She is admitted to practice in Florida and in Federal Court for the Middle District of FL.

J.P. lives in Minneola, FL located in Lake County with her husband and daughter. Their adult son is a musician living in Atlanta, GA. She enjoys spending time with her extended families that also reside in Minneola.

Admissions

  • Florida, 2019
  • United States District Court
    • Middle District of Florida, 2020

Memberships

  • The Florida Bar
  • Orange County Bar Association
  • Central Florida Association for Women Lawyers

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Education

  • J.D., Florida A&M College of Law, 2016
  • B.A., University of Central Florida, 2014

Languages

  • English

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.