Jeremy Koss
Of Counsel
jkoss@piedralaw.com

Jeremy Koss obtained a Bachelors of Science in Business Administration (Finance major) with honors from the University of Florida in 1983. In 1986, he earned his Juris Doctor degree also from the University of Florida, where he was a member of The Law Review. Mr. Koss was admitted to practice in the State of Florida in 1986. Mr. Koss is also admitted to practice in the United States District Court for the Southern, Middle and Northern Districts of Florida as well as the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois.

Mr. Koss has practiced law in Florida for over twenty-four years. Mr. Koss is currently Of Counsel to Piedra & Associates as well as a partner with the Koss Law Firm, P.A., which was founded in 2002. Prior to joining Piedra & Associates, Mr. Koss was a founding partner of Phillips, Eisinger & Koss, P.A. Before opening Phillips, Eisinger, Mr. Koss was a partner with Buchanan Ingersoll, P.C. Jeremy has extensive experience representing secured creditors, financial institutions and automobile dealers.

In addition to practicing with the Koss Law Firm, Mr. Koss was Chief Legal Officer of AFC, LLC a licensed sales finance company conducting business in forty-eight states from 2002 through 2010. As Chief Legal Officer, Mr. Koss served as AFC’s principal legal adviser. Mr. Koss was involved in all aspects of the Company’s operations, including, but not limited to, compliance, underwriting, verification, funding, servicing, collections and recovery. Mr. Koss was also responsible for retaining and supervising outside legal counsel. At its peak, AFC had over one hundred and forty employees.

From 2002 through 2010, Mr. Koss was also General Counsel to Allied Mortgage and Financial Corporation, a licensed mortgage banker and broker. While at Allied, Mr. Koss was responsible for drafting loan documentation, supervising and handling loan closings, compliance, servicing, collections and foreclosures. Mr. Koss was also responsible for retaining and supervising outside legal counsel. At its peak, Allied employed over seventy-five people and owned/serviced a mortgage loan portfolio in excess of $160,000,000.

From 2002 through 2010, Mr. Koss was the owner and operator of Allaqua Title Services, a licensed title insurance agency. Mr. Koss handled and/or supervised thousands of residential and commercial closings over that nine year period.
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