The Law Firm of Pajcic and Pajcic takes great pride in its work. We credit our success to the tireless efforts of our staff members. Each employee at our law firm works hard to build the strongest possible legal cases and provides each client with exceptional, personalized service.
You’ll notice the difference the first time you meet with members of our legal team. We never take anything for granted and will keep you informed about the progress of your case every step of the way. Since our law firm was founded in 1974, our goal has remained the same – to provide the highest-quality legal representation to members of our community and to people throughout Florida, South Georgia, and throughout the entire country.
Meet our staff members
Each employee at our firm brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to every case we handle. Below, you can learn more about each staff member at our firm:
Nancy has been with the firm since 2005. She is a paralegal who works on discovery and trial preparation. In 2013, she obtained her Technician license and then her General Class license for ham radio operation with the purpose of helping during disaster relief work. She loves to travel and learn languages. She is currently focusing on learning Chinese. 再见!
Vicki started at the firm in 1999 and takes care of all the “details.” She handles everything from the mail to ordering supplies to making sure things run smoothly at the office. Vicki loves collecting stuffed animals and has been known to take in “strays” so that there are never any unwanted toys.
Cameron is an intake specialist who came to the Pajcic Firm in 2016. Cameron spent many years volunteering at Arc, which empowers people with special needs, like her beloved uncle. She enjoys being near the beach and water and is extremely proud of her three children. She appreciates life’s twists and turns, like rediscovering her first love decades later. They will be getting married in 2021.
Toni joined the Pajcic firm as a paralegal in 2020 after spending 9 years with the Department of Children and Families for the State of Florida. She was also the first paralegal for the Office of Regional Conflict Counsel, which helps indigent people accused of crimes. Toni loves spending time with her husband, 3 children, and 3 wonderful grandchildren who she spends most of her free time with. She also likes to read to relax, and she is a frequent visitor to Jamaica.
Susan first came to the Pajcic Firm in 1994 as a pre-suit assistant for Gary Pajcic. She recalls how he always thought of her as a sister, and she knows all her co-workers are like family. Susan also adores spending time with her non-work family, especially her eight grandchildren. She treasures frequent trips to Disney World over the years. The best part about her job is being able to truly help people who are hurting.
Debbie started at the Pajcic Firm in 2021 along with attorney Janeen Kirch. Debbie was Janeen’s first assistant at the State Attorney’s Office and they have been working together since 2007. Debbie likes camping and hanging out at the pool. She describes herself as a “homebody.” She especially loves spending time with her young grandson.
Sarai started at the firm in 2006. She is a legal assistant with degrees in health information management and clinical psychology, which helps her counsel our clients through difficult times. In her spare time, she likes to travel and shop. She is a shoe and purse fanatic. She enjoys reading murder mysteries and spending time with family and friends.
Alana Hartley Watson
Alana worked in the legal field for more than two decades before joining Pajcic and Pajcic in 2018. She is a legal assistant/paralegal in the pre-suit department. Alana’s passions include raising chickens (co-workers often get the benefit of extra eggs) and tending to her flower and vegetable gardens, fishing, and “Do it Yourself” home projects.
LaNell began working at the firm in 1996. There’s a running joke in the office that when she asked Founding Partner Steve Pajcic for a job, he said “yes” and has not been able to say “no” to her since. LaNell is now a specialized paralegal in the pre-suit department. She loves traveling and spending time with her husband and 6 grandchildren.
Tiffany is a specialized paralegal who came to the Pajcic Firm in 2015. Prior to that she was a Child Protective Investigator with the State of Florida and had been an Assets Protection Manager with a major shopping chain, tasked with investigating internal and external theft. Tiffany is a University of Florida graduate, so she loves the Gators. She also enjoys baking, working out, reading, and spending quality time with her husband and children.
Nickey has been in the legal field for more than two decades. She is a certified paralegal who joined the Pajcic Firm in 2016. Nickey has a big heart for those less fortunate. She founded the Ernestine Williams Foundation to help those who are down on their luck get back on their feet. She also can be seen frequently feeding and clothing the homeless. She is First Lady of the Breakthrough Center Church.
Antonio started at the firm in 2004. He proved himself to be indispensable to the firm and was promoted to the executive team and is an office administrator. Antonio is the firm’s go-to guy for any tech questions. He also handles all the documents during trials. He loves sports, fishing, and family.
Rosed joined the firm in 2014 as a litigation paralegal. Rose grew up in Iowa and sang in a Nashville trio. She loves horseback riding and volunteers her time helping veterans and the homeless.
Damon started at the firm in 1996 and has risen to the position of chief financial officer. He is also part of the firm’s executive team. He is an avid fitness enthusiast and our resident health guru. If you walk by him with a cookie, be prepared for the evil eye.
Kathleen has had several stints with the firm, and we are so glad she is back now to work as a legal assistant on medical malpractice cases. She has bachelor’s degrees from Georgetown University in English and Psychology. She loves anything outdoors, especially running and hiking.
Jeanne first started at the firm back in 1980. She prepares documents and does discovery for our cases and works directly with clients. She loves to travel, read and discuss the Bible.
Cindy joined the firm in 2018. In addition to a paralegal studies degree, she holds a bachelor of science degree from Florida State University in sociology and international affairs. Cindy is fluent in Spanish and loves traveling the world with her husband. She enjoys anything to do with health and fitness. Cindy is also known for having a big heart for others. She donated food on a regular basis to a local food bank during the pandemic.
Sandy has been a legal assistant and paralegal with the Pajcic firm since 2005. She enjoys reading and watching any type of documentary, especially those with a focus on crime and mysteries. She takes great joy in simple things, like hanging out with her family.
Monica joined the Pajcic Firm in 2005 after working as a legal assistant in state government and on the defense side. She is a certified paralegal and holds a bachelor’s and master’s degree in criminal justice. Monica graduated with her master’s in May 2020 at the same time her twin daughters graduated from high school. She enjoys reading, singing in church, and spending time with her family. Monica is thankful she has the opportunity to assist clients and work with a team dedicated to helping others in our community.
Janet started at the Pajcic Firm in 2004 in the pre-suit department and is now an assistant in the accounting department. She loves exercising and is always up for any workout challenge. She especially thrives on running in races. She’s competed in too many 5Ks to count. She’s done the River Run and her longest race was a half-marathon. She proudly hangs all her medals in her office. Janet also enjoys traveling the world with her husband.
Eva first worked at the firm in 1996 as a teenager in the copy room. She returned with an English degree from UNF and has been promoted many times and is now an office administrator and part of the firm’s executive team. Eva enjoys board games, round weaving, reading, volunteering with her church, hanging out with her family, feeding the birds, and listening to true crime podcasts.
Catrina has been with the Pajcic Firm in a variety of roles since 1991. She is now one of our intake specialists. Catrina enjoys working out and playing tennis, basketball, and softball. She also got involved with karate with her children and she made it to 1st degree brown belt. She has been a swim instructor, lifeguard, and team mom. As you can probably tell, Catrina especially loves activities that can involve her husband, son, and daughter.
Matt is a legal assistant who came to the firm in 2019. His passion is doing home renovations and he can build and fix just about anything. Matt is also a history buff, especially when it comes to Jacksonville’s past. He is also well-versed in architectural styles and he enjoys hiking trails.
Renée is an intake specialist who has been with the firm since 1994. She has worked in almost every department. She is a documented native Floridian having traced her roots back to 1839. She enjoys spending free time on the Suwanee River and visiting her grandchildren.
Elizabeth worked at a defense firm with attorney Tad Griffin some three decades ago and both came together to the Pajcic Firm in 1994. The legal assistant loves spending time with friends and family, including her husband, sons and stepsons and two cats. She prefers cats over dogs because of their independence and the cats don’t bark! You may be surprised to know that Elizabeth is a thrill-seeker, particularly when it comes to roller coasters. As she puts it, “The crazier, the better!”
Michelle is a legal assistant who has been with Pajcic & Pajcic since 2005. She enjoys her co-workers, the family atmosphere at the firm and loves her job. Although she does have a highlight from her previous employer when she spoke to James Earl Jones on the phone. (Of course, she recognized his voice right away!) Michelle is proud of her three children. In her free time, she enjoys bowling, dancing, and going out to dinner and movies.
Vickey is a native New Yorker who joined the firm in 2019. She provides support assistance to our legal teams. She is proud of her mother who served as a sergeant first class in the Army. Vickey is always willing to volunteer for any Pajcic event or project. She loves spending time with her family, especially her teenage daughter.
Sabrina started at the firm in 1999 on the same day as Curt Pajcic. She had been a paralegal for both Curt and Curry Pajcic at the State Attorney’s Office. When she heard there was an opening at the Pajcic Firm she immediately applied. Prior to that Sabrina was a Senior Airman in the Air Force and that’s where she met her husband. She loves to go on cruises, do crossword puzzles, read, and spend time with her twin sister.