Overview

Laura Renstrom is a Jacksonville attorney who focuses her practice on commercial litigation and consumer financial services litigation, with a special emphasis on matters arising in the financial services, transportation and healthcare industries.

Ms. Renstrom counsels financial institutions in defending claims arising under state and federal consumer protection laws, including the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA), Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA), the Florida Consumer Collection Practices Act (FCCPA) and the Florida Deceptive and Unfair Trade Practices Act (FDUTPA).

In the transportation industry, Ms. Renstrom represents clients in matters involving the nonpayment of shipping charges, consignee liability, disputes involving agents and former agents, and the interpretation of agency agreements and restrictive covenants.

Ms. Renstrom also represents healthcare clients in connection with antitrust, Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA), breach of contract and fiduciary duty claims.

Prior to joining Holland & Knight, Ms. Renstrom served as a law clerk to the Honorable Richard C. Tallman of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit. She also served as a judicial extern to the Honorable Susan H. Black of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit.

Credentials

Education
  • University of Florida Levin College of Law, J.D., magna cum laude
  • University of Florida, M.S., Business Management
  • University of Florida, B.M., Piano Performance, magna cum laude
Bar Admissions/Licenses
  • Florida
Court Admissions
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida
  • U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Florida
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois
Memberships
  • Federal Bar Association, Jacksonville Chapter, Treasurer
  • Sanctuary on 8th Street, Board of Directors, Vice President 
  • Jacksonville Jaguars JAX MVP, Class of 2017
  • The Players Championship, Benefactor Committee, Chair
  • Chester Bedell American Inn of Court, 2015-2016
  • Florida Blue Key
  • Florida Law Review, Executive Editor
Honors & Awards
  • University of Florida Hall of Fame Inductee
  • Order of the Coif

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