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CONTACT:Brenda Ezell
Ezell Law Firm, PA
3560 Cardinal Point Drive, Suite 101
Jacksonville, FL 32257

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LEADERSHIP


Ian Brown

Ian Brown

President

Ian A. Brown, P.L.

Brenda Ezell

Brenda Ezell

Immediate Past President / Vice President - Membership

Ezell Law Firm, PA

Brenda Ezell, a Board Certified Specialist in Real Estate, is the sole shareholder of the Ezell Law Firm, where she practices in the areas of commercial real estate and business transactions, land use and state and local government law.

Jalinda “Jay” Davis

Jalinda “Jay” Davis

Vice President - Programs

Attorneys’ Title Fund Services, LLC

Meghan E. Edwards

Meghan E. Edwards

Secretary

Edwards & Edwards, P.A.

Lance Douglas

Lance Douglas

Treasurer

Attorneys’ Title Fund Services, LLC

Duane Romanello

Duane Romanello

Director

Duane C. Romanello, P.A.

Jaime Northrup

Jaime Northrup

Director

Northrup Law, PLLC

Bryan C. “Tripp” Goode, III

Bryan C. “Tripp” Goode, III

Director

Bryan C. Good III, P.A.

Haywood Ball

Haywood Ball

Director

Haywood M. Ball, P.A.

Samuel D. Stromberg

Samuel D. Stromberg

Director

Ryan, Marks & Stromberg Attorneys, LLP

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Brenda Ezell

Immediate Past President / Vice President - Membership

Ezell Law Firm, PA
3560 Cardinal Point Drive, Suite 101
Jacksonville, FL 32257
Phone: 904-432-3200
Fax: 904-432-3201
Website: ezellfirmpa.com
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Brenda Ezell, a Board Certified Specialist in Real Estate, is the sole shareholder of the Ezell Law Firm, where she practices in the areas of commercial real estate and business transactions, land use and state and local government law. She graduated summa cum laude from Jacksonville University in 1997 and with honors from the University of Florida, Levin College of Law in 2000. Ms. Ezell is active in a variety of professional and community activities. She is currently a member of the Executive Council of the Florida Bar Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section, where she currently serves as vice chair of the Real Estate Leasing Committee. Locally, Ms. Ezell serves as a member of the Board of Governors for the Jacksonville Chamber of Commerce, the Board of Directors for Clearly Jacksonville and the Board of Advisors for the Jacksonville University Public Policy Institute. She is a member of the Jacksonville and American Bar Associations, Florida Planning & Zoning Association and Small Business Resource Network. Ms. Ezell is a graduate of the Florida Bar Leadership Academy (Class I) and Leadership Jacksonville (Class of 2012).

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Meghan E. Edwards

Secretary

Edwards & Edwards, P.A.
9191 R.G. Skinner Parkway, Suite 401
Jacksonville, FL 32256
Phone: 904-222-0829
Website: www.edwardsedwardslaw.com

 
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Jalinda “Jay” Davis

Vice President - Programs

Attorneys’ Title Fund Services, LLC
6545 Corporate Center Boulevard
Orlando, FL 32822
Phone: 407-336-3863
Website: thefund.com

Jalinda “Jay” Davis is a Fund Senior Underwriting Counsel in the Duval County Branch. She earned her B.A. degree from the University of North Florida and her J.D. degree from Florida State University College of Law. Jay has practiced in the areas of corporate law, real property law and commercial law with an emphasis on title insurance defense work. As former owner of one of the first attorney owned and operated real estate title insurance companies in the Duval County area, she has had extensive experience in the real estate title insurance industry. Prior to joining The Fund, she relocated to South Florida and was an attorney in a Stuart law firm which specializes in real estate. Jay served as a Fund Underwriting Counsel in Palm Beach Branch from 2004 to 2008. During this time she was an adjunct professor at Palm Beach College and a guest speaker and member of the Palm Beach County Bar Association. She has served as Secretary of various Florida Land Title Association Forms Committee meetings and is currently Vice President of Programing for the Jacksonville Area Real Estate Council. Jay is also a member of The Florida Bar’s Real Property, Probate & Trust Law Section and is a Florida board certified real estate lawyer.

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Ian Brown

President

Ian A. Brown, P.L.
1205 Beach Boulevard, Suite 1
Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250
Phone: 904-517-9494
Website: brownbrothersrealty.com
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Ian Brown is an experienced and dynamic real estate professional. Prior to founding Brown Brothers Realty, Ian was a senior consultant at a commercial real estate firm specializing in valuation and real estate analytics. In addition to being a licensed real estate broker, Ian is also a licensed appraiser and earned his J.D. from Florida Coastal School of Law. His responsibilities include investment sales, debt restructuring, tax appeal, buyer and seller representation, property valuation, highest and best use analysis, and tenant and landlord representation. Through his diverse and well-rounded experience, Ian is able to apply creative approaches to assist clients in reaching their investment goals, as well as navigating their real estate challenges.

Education:

  • Florida State University, Bachelor of Arts (BA), History
  • Florida Coastal School of Law , Juris Doctor, Law

Certifications:

  • Member of The Florida Bar
  • State-Certified General Real Estate Appraiser – FL
  • State-Certified Real Estate Broker – FL
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Lance Douglas

Treasurer

Attorneys’ Title Fund Services, LLC
6545 Corporate Center Boulevard
Orlando, FL 32822
Phone: 407-336-3863
Website: thefund.com

 
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Duane Romanello

Director

Duane C. Romanello, P.A.
1919 Blanding Boulevard
Jacksonville, FL 32210
Phone: 904-384-1441
Fax: 904-384-4868

 
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Jaime Northrup

Director

Northrup Law, PLLC
4741 Atlantic Boulevard, Suite A-2
Jacksonville, FL 32207
Phone: 904-699-8686
Website: www.northruplawpllc.com

Northrup Law, PLLC, was established in 2017 to assist clients in northeastern Florida with real estate and land use issues. Ms. Northrup is also a title insurance agent for Old Republic National Title Insurance Company (ORNTIC). Drawing on seventeen years of environmental consulting experience in state and federal wetlands permitting for residential, commercial, transportation, and mitigation bank projects, Ms. Northrup provides a unique perspective on legal issues in the fields of land use and development. Services provided by Northrup Law include Environmental Resource Permitting assistance, conservation easement recordation and release coordination, issuance of title policies underwritten by ORNTIC, foreclosure assistance, property survey review, and mitigation bank consultation.

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Bryan C. “Tripp” Goode, III

Director

Bryan C. Good III, P.A.
Romanello Goode, P.L.
320 1st Street North, Suite 613
Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250
Phone: 904-247-1755
Fax: 904-247-1755
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Website: www.romanellogoode.com

Bryan C. Goode III, 'Tripp' is a partner with Romanello | Goode, P.L. Mr. Goode has experience in a broad range of commercial and residential real estate matters, as well as business and estate matters. His practice is focused in the areas of residential and commercial real estate, business and corporate transactions, formation of various business entities, contract preparation and review, probate matters and homeowner/condominium association law.

Mr. Goode earned his Bachelor of Science degree from the Florida State University in 1989, spent six years in marketing and sales with an international automotive manufacturer and received his Juris Doctor Degree from the University of Florida in 1998. He is a member of the Florida Bar Association, the Jacksonville Beaches Bar Association, the Florida Real Estate, Probate and Trust section of the bar and a member agent for Attorneys' Title Insurance Fund, Inc. Mr. Goode is married and resides in Ponte Vedra Beach, FL with his wife and two daughters.

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Haywood Ball

Director

Haywood M. Ball, P.A.
341 West Forsyth Street
Jacksonville, FL 32202
Phone: 904-354-2232
Fax: 904-353-6433
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Website: hballlaw.com

 
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Samuel D. Stromberg

Director

Ryan, Marks & Stromberg Attorneys, LLP
3000-8 Hartley Road
Jacksonville, FL 32257
Phone: 904-262-4242
Website: www.ryanandmarks.com

Samuel D. Stromberg was born and raised in Jacksonville, Florida. He graduated from The Bolles School in 1988. Sam graduated from Mercer University with a B.A. in history. He received his J.D. from St. Thomas University School of Law. Sam is a member of the Florida Bar Association and the Georgia Bar Association. He was the Managing Attorney in the Palm Beach Branch for Morris, Hardwick & Schneider.

He also practiced with the Law Firm of Stromberg & Tarone in Palm Beach, Florida. It was the development, acquisition, and sale of The Peninsula Condominium in Downtown Jacksonville that eventually brought Sam back to Jacksonville in 2008. He joined the law firm of Ryan and Marks Attorneys in 2013 and became a partner in 2014. He specializes in residential and commercial closings, short sales, land development, and business formations.

Sam is married to Jill and they have two wonderful daughters, Sophia and Olivia. He is active in organized Men’s basketball and tennis. He enjoys golf, traveling and spending time with his family.

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