Jane L. Cornett


Professional Experience
Jane Cornett is a shareholder in the Firm’s Community Association Practice Group and co-managing shareholder of the Stuart office. She was a Senior Partner in Cornett, Googe & Associates, P.A. prior to joining Becker & Poliakoff.

Ms. Cornett has practiced law in Martin County since 1981. She concentrates her practice in the representation of condominium associations, homeowner associations and golf course communities. She currently represents more than 325 associations in Martin, St. Lucie, Indian River and Palm Beach counties. She also handles real estate transactions and is a title agent for Attorneys’ Title Fund Services, and is also a Certified Circuit Civil Mediator.

Activities and Memberships
Ms. Cornett is active in Martin County’s legal and civic community. She has served in leadership positions in several outstanding organizations:

  • Council on Aging of Martin County, Director & Past President
  • President, Legal Aid Society of Martin County Bar
  • Founder and Past President Big Brothers / Big Sisters of Martin County
  • Martin County Bar Association, Past President
  • Treasure Coast Community Associations (TCCA), Board of Directors
  • Real Property Probate & Trust Section of Florida Bar, Member at Large;
  • Condominium and Cluster Housing Committee
  • Inns of Court, Martin County
  • Advisory Council on Condominiums (2007-2008)

Publications and Presentations

  • Editor, Florida Condominium Law & Practice, 4th & 6th Edition
  • Regular contributing author, "Action Line", quarterly publication of Florida Bar Real Property, Probate & Trust Law Section
  • Lecturer, Florida Bar & the University of Miami Continuing Legal Education Seminars on Community Association Law


  • "Legal Elite" in 2009 & 2014 by Florida Trend