About Us
Our Philosophy
We look forward to the opportunity to serve you.  Pollan Legal combines experience from federal judicial clerkships and big law practice at nationally and internationally recognized firms, with the personal touch of a small firm.  Our rates are highly competitive with the local market.  As a Jacksonville law firm, our priority is providing superior legal advice at an economical price.​

  
At Pollan Legal, we understand that legal issues can be complex.  We strive to keep you well informed of your case status, and to help you understand the issues in simple terms.  We always provide you, the client, with several alternatives and provide budgetary analysis when applicable.  We value clients’ feedback and work to integrate that into our services.

​Adina
Pollan

  1. Civic
    • Girls Inc.’s Rising Leader Society, Exofficio, Member (2015-present); 
      President (2014-2015); President-Elect (2013-2014)
    • University of Florida Law Alumni Council, Member (2012-present)
    • Jacksonville Humane Society Pawfessionals, Special Events Committee,       Co-Chair (2013-2014)
    • Jacksonville Chamber of Commerce, Trustee (2013-2014)​



  2. Awards and Recognitions
    • Martindale-Hubbell AV® Preeminent™ rating
    • Florida Super Lawyers, Rising Star (2012-2016)
    • Florida Trend, Legal Elite™, Up & Comer (2016)
    • American Society of Legal Advocates, Top 40 Under 40 Bankruptcy               Lawyers in Florida (2013-2015)
     
    Articles and Publications
    • “Crawford v. LVNV Funding, LLC: The Interplay Between the Bankruptcy       Code and the FDCPA,” The Florida Bar Journal, Volume 89, No. 8                     (September/October 2015)
    • Co-author with Alexandria V. Hill, “Data Privacy: Safeguarding Information   in an Interconnected Marketplace,” Association of Corporate Counsel           North Florida Chapter Newsletter, First Quarter 2014


  3. ​​Professional Associations and Memberships
    • Supreme Court Commitee on Standard Jury Instructions
      - Contract and Business Cases, Member
    • The Florida Bar
      - Business Law Section, Member
       - Annual Retreat Planning Committee, Vice Chair (2016 - 2017)
    • Jacksonville Bar Association
      - Young Lawyers Section, Chili Cook-Off, Committee Member (2014-2016)
      - Judicial Relations, Committee Member (2014-Present)
      - Holiday Project, Committee Member (2014-Present)                   
    • Jacksonville Bankruptcy Bar Association, Board Member (2007-2008)
    • American Inns of Court, Chester Bedell Chapter, Barrister
      (2015-present); Associate (2010-2011)
    • International Women’s Insolvency & Restructuring Confederation,                 Member
    • Turnaround Underground Jacksonville, Board Member (2013-present)

  4. Education
    • Emory University, B.B.A. (2001)
    • University of Florida College of Law, J.D. (cum laude, 2005)
    •  Journal of Law and Public Policy, Student Works Editor
     
    Admissions
    • Florida
    • U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Middle District of Florida
    • U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Northern District of Florida
    • U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Southern District of Florida
    • U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida
    • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Florida
    • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida



     


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  5. Adina is an AV ® rated attorney that practices in the areas of bankruptcy, creditors’ rights and commercial litigation.  A Jacksonville native, Adina graduated from The Bolles School in 1997.  She obtained her B.B.A. from Emory University in 2001, with a dual concentration in marketing and management.  She then obtained her law degree from the University of Florida College of Law in 2005, cum laude.

    Adina served as a law clerk to the Honorable Jerry A. Funk, United States Bankruptcy Judge for the Middle District of Florida.  Adina then was an associate with an international law firm, and then a national law firm for several years.  She then became Of Counsel at the largest Florida-only law firm, and became Partner at a local boutique law firm before founding Pollan Legal.
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​​“My clients entrust me with their important legal matters.  That trust is not lost on me.  I ensure I maintain that trust by focusing on high quality service.”