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Carol Lee Peake

Carol Lee Peake

also known as Carol Passman

Practice areas:

Child Custody, Divorce & Separation, Child Abuse, Domestic Violence, Criminal Defense, DUI & DWI, Expungement

About Me

Carol Lee Peake has been a resident of Volusia County since 1978.  She was raised in Port Orange, Florida where she graduated from Spruce Creek High School in 1989.  Carol received her A.S. in Paralegal Studies from Daytona State College in 1991 , her A.A. in Liberal Arts in 1992, and went on to receive her B.A. in Criminal Justice from University of Central Florida in 1994.  Carol started her own practice in the summer of 2009. 

Prior to attending law school and obtaining her degree, Carol worked in the legal industry for 20 years as an Office Manager, Paralegal, Court Clerk, Guardian Ad Litem and attorney.   Carol is a member of the Volusia County Bar Association, Flagler County Bar Association, as well as the Family Law Section and  Criminal Law Section of the Florida Bar.

Carol attended Barry University School of Law where she received her Juris Doctor in 2004.  Carol was admitted to the Florida Bar in 2004 and belongs to the Family Law Section, Criminal Law Section and General Practice & Small Firm Sections of the Florida Bar.  


Practice Areas

Licensed since 2004

  1. Criminal Defense: 16%
    11 years
  2. Domestic Violence: 16%
    11 years
  3. Child Abuse: 16%
    11 years
  4. Divorce & Separation: 16%
    11 years
  5. Other: 36%
  6. More 



Hourly ($225/hour), Fixed (Sometimes), Retainer (Sometimes), Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

4 total 

  • Andrea Elaine Serene Kerr

    I endorse this lawyer. Ms. Peake worked well with me on numerous child abuse and child custody issues. Her professionalism is stellar.


    Andrea Kerr Child Abuse Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

  • Blake Edward Marcus

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Blake Marcus DUI & DWI Attorney
    Relationship: Other

Contact Info

Law Office of Carol Lee Peake

140 S. Beach Street
Suite 310
Daytona Beach, FL, 32114



FLMember in Good Standing200408/12/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Client's Choice AwardAVVO2014

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Court Appointed Attorney Ad LitemSeventh Judical Curcuit2009 - 2014
Attorney/OwnerCarol Lee Peake, Attorney at Law2009 - Present
Associate AttorneyLaw Office of C. Michael Barnette1998 - 2009


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Volusia County Bar AssociationMember2014 - Present
Flagler County Bar AssociationMember2014 - Present
Florida Bar, Family Law SectionMember2013 - Present
Florida Bar, Criminal Law SectionMember2013 - Present
Florida Bar, General Practice, Solo and Small Firm SectionMember2013 - Present
Volusia County Association of Women LawyersBoard member2009 - 2010
Christian Legal SocietyMember2005 - 2006
Guardian Ad LitemGuardian Ad Litem1991 - 1995

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Lebedz v LebedzN/A

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School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Barry University Dwayne O. Andreas School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2004
University of Central FloridaCriminal JusticeBachelor of Arts1994
Daytona State CollegeLiberal ArtsAssociate Arts1992
Daytona State CollegeParalegal StudiesAssociates in Science1991