Mr. Jontz focuses his practice on commercial litigation, banking, creditors’ rights, and bankruptcy. He is admitted to practice in the courts of the State of Florida and the United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida.
He served two terms as president of the Orange County Young Republicans and once worked in Washington, D.C., for then-Congressman John Mica. He also interned with Ohio Congressman Rob Portman and Florida Senate President Toni Jennings while they were in office.
Mr. Jontz is Chair of the Florida Ninth Circuit Judicial Nominating Committee.
Mr. Jontz volunteered as a Guardian ad Litem for dependent children in Orange County and was recognized by the Florida Supreme Court for his work in 2015-16. He is past president of the Orange County Bar Association Foundation and a past chair of the James Madison Institute’s Central Florida Board of Advisors. An Eagle Scout, he served as the adviser to the local Law & Government Explorers Post sponsored by the Orange County Bar Association Foundation.
Emory University, Juris Doctor, 2008
Rollins College, Masters of Business Administration, 2004
Dartmouth College, Bachelor of Arts, 1999
COURTS OF PRACTICE
Florida State Courts
U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida
Orange County Bar Association
Central Florida Bankruptcy Law Association
Orange County Bar Association, Executive Committee, 2018-2019
Orange County Bar Association Foundation, 2016-2019, President, 2018-2019
Boy Scouts of America, Law & Government Explorers Post #450, 2016-Present, Advisor, 2016-Present
Friends of American Art, Orlando Museum of Art, 2015-Present, Vice President/Membership, 2017-Present, Assistant Vice President/Membership, 2016
The James Madison Institute, Leaders Fellows program, 2014-Present
Central Florida Board of Advisors, 2014-Present, Chairman, 2016-Present
Dartmouth Club of Central Florida, Vice President, 2013-Present, District Enrollment Director, 2010-2015
American Enterprise Institute, Leadership Network, Spring 2016
Florida Supreme Court award for pro bono service, 2015, Guardian ad Litem (GAL) program to advocate for best interest of children
BusinessForce Political Leadership Institute, Graduate, 2011