Bonni S. Jensen

Bonni S. Jensen

Partner

Bonni S. Jensen is a partner with Klausner, Kaufman, Jensen & Levinson. Since 1990, Ms. Jensen has specialized in, and served as general counsel to, municipal pension funds. Bonni Jensen has had extensive experience in pension and employee benefits law and related local, state and federal law. She has been a speaker on topics which include DROP plans, fiduciary responsibility, 457 plans, the role of collective bargaining in pension issues, pension plan administration, meeting preparation, Sunshine Law and ethics and financial disclosure laws at the annual State of Florida Police and Firefighter Pension Conferences and Trustee Schools. She has also lectured at many seminars related to pension fund topics, such as controlling disability costs in the public sector; tax issues; pension obligation bonds; securities law; and Guns and Hoses conferences. She regularly participates in the State Division of Retirement conferences and schools for municipal police and firefighter pension funds. She has been married to Steve since 1984 and they have two children, James and Sarah.

  • Listed as Top Pension Attorney in Pension Law by the South Florida Legal Guide, annually since 2005
  • Chair, West Palm Beach Golf Advisory Committee
  • Chair, School Advisory Committee, John I. Leonard High School, Greenacres, Florida
  • Member, Board of Directors, Palm Beach Habilitation Center

Education

  • Stetson University, B.A., Sociology, 1984
  • Nova University, J.D., 1990, Magna Cum Laude, Senior Staff Member, Nova Law Review

Admissions

  • Florida, 1990
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Florida
  • U.S. District Court of Appeals 11th Circuit
  • U.S. Supreme Court

Memberships

  • Associate Member, Florida Public Pension Trustees Association
  • Member, National Association of Public Pension Attorneys

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