Areas of Practice:
Bert J. Harris Act
Inverse Condemnations &
Jane focuses her practice on a variety of matters related to property rights, constitutional law, environmental law, land use, local government, litigation, water law, and wildlife. She is a Florida Bar Board Certified Attorney in City, County, and Local Government Law. Prior to joining the firm, Jane worked as an Assistant City Attorney with the City of Hallandale Beach and Assistant Town Attorney with the Town of Surfside, where she provided counsel on planning and zoning, environmental and coastal matters, building, public works, sunshine law, and procurement. Previously, Jane worked with the National Audubon Society, Audubon Florida as an advocate for Everglades conservation.
University of Miami, B.A., Political Science, History, 2006, (cum laude)
University of Miami School of Law, Juris Doctor, 2009, (cum laude)
Vermont Law School, LL.M in Environmental Law, 2011 (magna cum laude)
U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida
U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida
Professional and Community Involvement
Florida Bar City, County, and Local Government Law Section
Florida Bar Environmental and Land Use Land Section
Florida Bar Animal Law Section
University of Miami Alumni, Tampa Bay Canes Active Member
South Florida Audubon Society Board member
Selected Publications and Presentations
Jane Graham, As the Tide Rolls in: Florida Cities and Counties Adapt to Sea Level Rise with Land Use Plans. NATURAL RESOURCES & ENVIRONMENT, Spring 2019.
Jane Graham & Julie Hill-Gabriel, Jump-Starting Everglades Restoration via Tools for Interim Progress, NATURAL RESOURCES & ENVIRONMENT, Spring 2013.
Jane Graham, Snakes on a Plain, or in a Wetland: Fighting Back Invasive Nonnative Animals. Proposing a Federal Comprehensive Invasive Nonnative Animal Species Statute, 25 TUL. ENVTL. L.J. 19 (2011).
Protecting the Marine Resources of Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary from
Climate Change through the National Marine Sanctuaries Act at the 8th International Union of Conservation of Nature Academy Colloquium on Biodiversity and Climate Change in Ghent, Belgium, Sep. 2010
Jane Graham, From Russia Without Love: Can the Shchukin Heirs Recover Their Ancestor’s Art Collection? 6 U. Denv. Sports & Ent. L.J 65, 65-106, Spring 2009.