Jana Coelho is GFM’s Office Manager and is resident in GFM’s Florida Office. Jana earned her Associate’s Degree from Broward College and is currently working towards a B.A. in Political Science at Florida Atlantic University, with plans to attend Law School upon completion.
Originally from Brazil, Jana moved to the United States when she was 8 years old. Jana found a passion for language arts in high school and is multi-lingual. Jana speaks fluent Portuguese and Spanish and is conversational in French as well.
Prior to joining GFM in 2018, Jana’s legal career began as a receptionist for an insurance defense firm in South Florida, where she diligently pursued the education and legal skills to earn a promotion to Paralegal. Jana has more than 12 years of experience as a Personal Injury Paralegal and is skilled in all aspects of that practice area, from intake to settlement in both pre-litigation and litigation. Having the knowledge of once working with an insurance defense firm and being multi-lingual helps her understand every single client’s needs. Jana takes great pride in helping members of the Latin and Brazilian communities feel at home at GFM
Jana loves sports and is a fan of the Brazilian Soccer team, Flamengo, as well as a diehard fan of the New England Patriots and Boston Red Sox. Jana loves to travel and discover new places. Jana is a very proud mother and her son Logan is her pride and joy. Jana’s favorite quote and life lesson is “Sometimes our biggest lessons, comes from our biggest losses.”