Associate, Maja Tahmiscija
Associate, Maja Tahmiscija

Maja Tahmiscija

Associate

Areas Of Practice

Maja Tahmiscija is an Associate Attorney in Boyd & Jenerette’s Jacksonville office.  Maja primarily focuses her practice on insurance defense litigation involving first party property claims.

Prior to joining Boyd & Jenerette, Maja practiced in-house at a large insurance company involving claims of general liability, automobile negligence, and premises liability. As in-house Counsel, Maja was able to learn and understand insurance company procedures and practices relating to handling of litigation claims. While in law school, Maja worked as a law clerk and was a student clinician in the Immigration and Family Advocacy Clinic.

Maja was born in Bosnia & Herzegovina but due to the War in Bosnia, she and her family immigrated to Germany in 1992. Thereafter, Maja and her family immigrated to the United States in 1998 and found their permanent home in Jacksonville, Florida.  In her free time, Maja enjoys spending time with her son, family and traveling.

Admissions

  • Florida, 2019

Memberships

  • The Florida Bar
    • Young Lawyers Section, 2019-present

Education

  • J.D., Florida Coastal School of Law, 2019
  • B.A. in Criminal Justice, University of North Florida, 2014

Languages

  • Fluent in speaking, writing, and reading German and Bosnian

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.