Jonathan C. Zisser

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Family Law Attorney in Jacksonville, FL

Zisser Law PLLC
 | 121 West Forsyth Street, Jacksonville, FL 32202
Phone: 904-353-3222
Fax: 904-353-8808
Selected To Super Lawyers: 2020
Selected To Rising Stars: 2013 - 2014
Licensed Since: 2001
Education: Vermont Law School
Practice Areas:
  • Family Law (70%),
  • Criminal Defense (30%)
    Attorney Profile

    Having been born and raised in Jacksonville, Florida, Jonathan Zisser came to the practice of law naturally. He serves as a partner at Zisser Law PLLC, with his father Elliot Zisser and and also works with his uncle Barry Zisser and two associates. Additionally, his mother is also an accomplished family law attorney. Jonathan is a 1997 graduate of Vanderbilt University where he majored in geology and was a four-year letterman on the varsity cross country and track teams. Jonathan Zisser is a 2000 graduate of the Vermont Law School in South Royalton where he studied environmental law.

    Shortly after graduation, Mr. Zisser moved to Washington, D.C., to focus on environmental law. There he served as an associate with Defenders of Wildlife focusing on Endangered Species Act litigation. He then served as an associate for the Rotbert Law Group, focusing on environmental issues for clients in Florida.

    In 2003, Jonathan Zisser moved back home to Jacksonville and accepted a position as Assistant Public Defender for the Fourth Judicial Circuit. He began to practice criminal defense and cultivated his abilities as a trial attorney. In 2007, Jonathan became an associate with Zisser, Brown, Nowlis & Cabrey, P.A. practicing both criminal defense and the firm's focus in family law. As of 2015, Jonathan became a partner/shareholder with Zisser Law PLLC where he still serves today and continues his practice in the areas of family law/matrimonial law and criminal defense. 

    Mr. Zisser is a member of the Jacksonville Bar Association and the Florida Bar Association and is proud to contribute community service monthly to Jacksonville Area Legal Aid. In addition to his passions as an attorney, Jonathan enjoys his family, travel, sports and spending time at the beach.

    Practice Areas
    • 70%Family Law
    • 30%Criminal Defense
    Focus Areas

    Alimony & Spousal Support, Child Support, Custody & Visitation, Dissolution, Divorce, Domestic Violence, Juvenile Law, Name Change, Paternity, Prenuptial Agreements, Marital Property, Mediation & Collaborative Law, Same Sex Family Law, Father's Rights, Arrest & Arraignment, Assault & Battery, Criminal Fraud, Criminal Law, Debt, Drug & Alcohol Violations, Expungement, Failure to Pay Child Support, False Accusations, Felony, Juvenile Delinquency, Misdemeanor, Motor Vehicle Offenses, Murder, Overdrawn Bank Account, Parole, Probation, Prosecution, Sex Offenses, Theft, Traffic Violations, Criminal Domestic Violence


    Selected to Super Lawyers for 1 yearsmiddle-imageSelected to Rising Stars for 2 years

    Super Lawyers: 2020 Rising Stars: 2013 - 2014

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    About Jonathan Zisser

    Admitted: 2001, Florida

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    Bar/Professional Activity:

    • Member, Jacksonville Bar Association, 2005 - Present
    • Member, Florida Family Law Inns of Court
    • Member, Florida Bar Association
    • Member, Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
    • Florida, 2001
    • Member, U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida – Jacksonville Division

    Pro bono/Community Service:

    • Member, Young Leadership Division, Jacksonville Jewish Federation
    • Alumni Board, Bolles School

    Educational Background:

    • Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN, B.A. in Geology, 1997
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    Office Location for Jonathan C. Zisser

    121 West Forsyth Street
    Jacksonville, FL 32202

    Phone: 904-353-3222

    Fax: 904-353-8808

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    Last Updated: 12/19/2019

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