Jared Gelles
  • Managing Partner


Miami, FL





Mr. Gelles is a trial lawyer and litigator and chairs the Firm's litigation department. He attended Nova Southeastern University where he was a member of the Law Review, The Moot Court Society and where he served as an Honor Court Prosecutor. Mr. Gelles had the benefit of serving for nearly a year as an intern to United States District Court Judge, Ursula Ungaro-Benages, before starting his career in the litigation department of Adorno & Yoss, P.A. He practices in State and Federal Courts and handles litigation and trial matters of all types, including real property litigation, business litigation including certain employment claims, will contests and adversarial probate proceedings, serious personal injury and death claims.

Areas Of Practice

  • Business and Real Property Litigation
  • Will Contests and Contested Probate Claims
  • Serious Personal Injury

Bar Admissions

  • Florida, 1993
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Florida, 1995
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Florida, 1995


  • Nova Southeastern Law University, Fort Lauderdale, Florida
    • J.D.
  • East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina
    • B.S. - 1988
    • Honors: With Honors
    • Major: Psychology
    • Minor: Business

Representative Clients

  • The Miami Heat
  • Teleswitch, LLC
  • Structured Asset Funding, LLC
  • Windsor Capital

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American Association for Justice (ATLA)
  • Florida Bar, Litigation Section
  • Real Property Probate & Trust Law

Past Employment Positions

  • Adorno & Yoss, P.A., Associate, 1994 to 1997
  • Stolzenberg, Gelles & Zilber, P.A., Partner, 1997 to 2001


  • English
  • Spanish