Disciplined in Sophisticated Defense and Insurance Litigation

Jessica Stillwell is a Senior Associate at Butler practicing in Third-Party Coverage.  Jessica is originally from Indianapolis, Indiana, where she earned a Bachelor of Arts in History from Indiana University–Purdue University Indianapolis. She graduated magna cum laude from Florida Coastal School of Law in 2015.  While in law school, she worked as a law clerk in an insurance and warranty defense firm as well as a plaintiffs’ firm.  Jessica also served as a legal extern in the Office of the General Counsel at Winn-Dixie/Bi-Lo Holdings. 

Jessica received nine Book Awards for achieving the highest grade in courses including Florida Practice and Procedure, Pretrial Litigation Drafting, and Statutory Interpretation and Legislative Process.  She earned an LL.M. in Taxation from University of Florida Levin College of Law, where she focused her studies on employee benefits law.


  • Florida


  • University of Florida, Levin College of Law
    LL.M in Taxation
  • Florida Coastal School of Law

Court Decisions

Blog Posts

April 02, 2020 BLOG POSTDuke v. Hoch Standard Survives Challenge in Eleventh Circuit

In a recent decision, QBE Specialty Ins. Co. v. Scrap Inc., Nos. 18-13926 and 19-13894, 2020 WL 1228648 (11th Cir. Mar. 13, 2020), the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit held that the insured failed to carry the burden of proving allocation of damages between covered and uncovered claims...

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August 28, 2020 NEWSOnes to Watch: Best Lawyers 2020

Please join us in congratulating our attorneys for their inclusion in the inaugural edition of Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch...

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July 13, 2020 NEWSJULY - Congratulations to Our Newest Senior Associates!

Please join us in congratulating our newest Senior Associates in our firm. We thank them for their service and commitment to the firm.

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March 08, 2018 NEWSInternational Women's Day

"Leadership is about making others better as a result of your presence and making sure that impact lasts in your absence."

-Sheryl Sanberg

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