K. Renee Schimkat
B.A., Syracuse University
J.D., Fordham University School of Law
Professor K. Renee Schimkat is Of Counsel in the Miami office of Carlton Fields Jorden Burt, P.A. Her practice has covered a wide range of insurance and other complex litigation matters. Before joining Carlton Fields Jorden Burt, Professor Schimkat practiced law in New York City and worked in-house at a large international insurance company where she managed high-profile claims against directors and officers of Fortune 3000 companies and developed and implemented strategies for the resolution of securities and employment class actions.
At Carlton Fields Jorden Burt, Professor Schimkat’s full-time practice included complex commercial, insurance, and securities litigation. Now part time with the firm, her practice focuses on insurance coverage analysis, claim investigation, and coverage litigation in federal and state courts.
Professor Schimkat received her Bachelor of Arts from Syracuse University and her Juris Doctor from Fordham University School of Law. She is admitted to practice law in the State Courts of Florida, New York, and New Jersey; the United States District Courts for the Southern and Middle Districts of Florida, the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York, and the District of New Jersey; and the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit.