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Eric M. Yesner Attorney Profile | Kelley Kronenberg

Eric M. Yesner

Attorney, West Palm Beach /

Eric Yesner is an Attorney in the firm’s West Palm Beach office, where he assists in handling matters related to complex Business & Commercial Litigation, as well as Appeals.

Prior to joining the firm, Eric worked as a Judicial Clerk for the Honorable Jeffrey T. Kuntz in the Florida Fourth District Court of Appeal. He has provided direct assistance and counsel to the Judge on legal determinations, opinions and orders, and has researched and analyzed over 100 appeals and proceedings.

Prior to beginning his legal career, Eric worked as a Middle School Civics and American History teacher in Broward County.   

Eric earned his Bachelor of Arts in Sociology and his Master of Education from Florida Atlantic University. He went on to earn his Juris Doctor degree, magna cum laude, from Nova Southeastern University Shepard Broad College of Law, where he graduated in the top 7% of his class.  While attending law school, Eric served as the Managing Technical Editor and Junior Associate of the Nova Law Review. He also participated and finished second in the University’s Feinrider Moot Court Competition.   

  • No Further Explanation Needed: Defending Florida’s Per Curiam Affirmance Through the Role of Judge-as-Umpire, Nova Law Review, (publication forthcoming Fall 2018)
  • Government Surveillance Through New Technology: Rethinking the Third-Party Doctrine’s Implications on the Fourth Amendment, Holy Cross Journal of Law and Public Policy, 2015
  • The Young Lawyers Division of the Florida Bar
  • Continuing Legal Education (CLE) Committee, Appellate Practice Section of the Florida Bar
  • Broward County Bar Association
  • The Federalist Society
  • Republican National Lawyers Association

Contact Information

Practice Areas

Admissions

  • Florida
  • United States Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit
  • United States District Court, Southern District of Florida
  • United States District Court, Middle District of Florida

Education

  • Nova Southeastern University Shepard Broad College of Law, J.D., 2016
  • Florida Atlantic University, Master of Education, 2011
  • Florida Atlantic University, B.A., 2009