Andrea Jakob was born in Baltimore, Maryland. She obtained her B.S.B.A. from Boston University in 1989 and her Juris Doctor from the University of Miami, School of Law in 1992. She has been a member of the Florida Bar since 1995, and became a member of the Maryland Bar in 1992. She opened her own firm in 2007 and is practicing in the areas of Personal Injury, Personal Injury Protection, Trust and Estates, General Business Law, Probate, Corporations and Real Estate. Ms. Jakob has extensive experience in the field of Real Estate. As a member of the Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section of the Florida Bar and as a licensed title agent, she has handled closings, notes, mortgages and all other real estate related transactions, both residential and commercial; and for both buyer and seller. She has prepared trust and estate documents for her clients as well. In a community-related capacity, Mrs. Jakob has taught at both the college level and as an instructor of Realtors. She is an amateur photographer and spends quality time as a volunteer at schools and other local organizations.