Jacob A. Epstein concentrates his practice in the areas of construction litigation, construction law, and real estate litigation. Mr. Epstein regularly represents community associations and property owners during all phases of investigations and claims concerning defective construction and building code violations at high-rise buildings, homeowners’ associations, and condominiums. Mr. Epstein has assisted his clients in recovering millions of dollars in multi-party, complex construction defect litigation disputes and regularly provides counsel prior to and during active construction and repair projects.
In addition, Mr. Epstein represents property owners, contractors, and design professionals in matters involving delay claims, construction contract disputes, Chapter 713 construction liens, bond claims, disputes arising out of pre-construction and post-construction purchase agreements, and contract negotiations. He also has experience representing clients in matters involving community association law, collections and foreclosures, aviation fuel liens, and business torts.
Mr. Epstein received his B.A. from Colgate University and his J.D. from the University of Miami School of Law, where he was a recipient of the Dean’s Merit Scholarship and graduated magna cum laude.
J.D. magna cum laude, University of Miami School of Law, Coral Gables, Florida, May, 2015
B.A., Colgate University, Hamilton, New York, May, 2010
Miami-Dade County Bar Association Young Lawyers Division
Member, YLS Board of Directors, June 2019 – June 2021
Florida Bar Association Young Lawyers Division
“Ones to Watch” by Best Lawyers in Construction Law and Commercial Litigation, 2021-2023
Jacob Epstein featured in the Daily Business Review article, “The Blunder lost $1M in Attorney Fees: ‘Think Twice About What You Are Putting In Those Offers’” - May 26, 2022