Catherine Ann Drees

Catherine Ann Drees

Criminal Defense Attorney
Daytona Beach, FL




No Misconduct



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293 questions answered.

About Me

I have been practicing for 30 years and I know and work well with everyone in the court system here in Volusia county.  I was an Assistant State Attorney for ten years and have been in private practice for 20 years.  I do not handle death penalty or serious cases because most of those are handled by the Office of the Public Defender.  Those types of cases take up a great deal of time and leave...

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Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card


Free Consultation (60 minutes), Retainer (Sometimes)

Client Reviews

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The best attorney that I ever hired...

Posted by: Patricia over 5 years ago.

I was visiting Florida and ended up needing legal assistance. Ms Drees gave me excellent service. She knows the law and was able to handle my case...

Excellent Service

Posted by: a Class Action client over 5 years ago.

Catherine listened to me, she helped me from the moment i stepped in the door. Even after my case was settled she still follows up with me, she was...
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Showing 2 of 16 peer endorsements

Douglas MacMillan Borthwick
Douglas Borthwick

Santa Ana, CA

5 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse this lawyer.
Kevin P. Landry
Kevin Landry

Providence, RI

10 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse this lawyer. After reviewing many of Attorney Drees's responses to complicated legal matters it is clear that she has the utmost knowledge...
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1983 License Status: Member in Good Standing for the state of Florida.
Last updated by Avvo: 03/21/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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1989 – 1993

State Attorney's Office 7th Judicial Circuit


Showing 1 of 3 degrees

1983 Advanced Lexis Certification in Legal research

University of Florida


Showing 1 of 3 awards

1986 DUI Prosecutor of the Year

Broward County Sherriff's Office


Showing 1 of 7 association entries

1993- present Long term practicing member/committee aide

Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

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Showing 1 of 1 publication

2008 State v. Flassig

Florida Law Weekly Supplement

Speaking Engagements

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2009 Success as a female veteran and attorney

at American Association of University women

1993 Insurance Fraud

at National Insurance Crime Bureau