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Attorney Joy Owenby serves clients throughout Florida with aggressive and relentless representation for a wide-range of practice areas. While her knowledge and experience are extensive, Attorney Owenby particularly handles matters involving divorce, adoption, trusts / wills, probate, bankruptcy, criminal defense, child support, and family law. Over the course of the years, she has obtained much recognition and has become an accomplished lawyer with an Avvo Rating.


Prior to the founding of Owenby Law, LLC, Attorney Owenby serves as legal counsel for Florida’s Guardian AD Litem Program. During this time, she explored the intricacies of family law which have allowed her to guide clients using compassionate and tenacious strategies. Additionally, she served as a judicial intern for a family law judge in the 4th Judicial Circuit and as a certified legal intern in the State Attorney’s Office General Assault Division. Attorney Owenby’s level of experience is unmatched as she has learned and displayed the necessary skills for defending her clients from beginning to end.


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Practice areas


  1. Divorce & Separation: 35%
  2. Probate: 15%
  3. Child Support: 15%
  4. Child Custody: 15%
  5. Other: 20%
  6. More 


Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

16 total 

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  • Mark V. Clay

    I highly endorse Mrs. Owenby. Truly exceptional and caring attorney who achieves great results in representing clients! I want all people to contact her for help first.


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Contact info

Owenby Law, LLC
6136 Atlantic Blvd
Jacksonville, FL, 322117505

Owenby Law, LLC

2105 Park Avenue
Suite 2
Orange Park, FL, 32073



FLMember in Good Standing200209/08/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Special Achievement AwardU.S. Department of Commerce1999
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
OwnerOwenby Law, LLC2004 - Present
Program AttorneyState of Florida Guardian Ad Litem Program2002 - 2004
Association namePosition nameDuration
Jacksonville Bar AssociationChair of Family Law Committee2012 - 2013
Florida BarN/AN/A
American Bar AssociationN/AN/A
Florida Association for Women LawyersN/AN/A
Jacksonville Women Lawyers AssociationN/AN/A
The Florida Family Law American Inn of CourtBarristerN/A
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Florida Coastal School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2001
University of North FloridaPublic AdministrationMPA - Masters of Public Administration1996
Florida State UniversityPolitical ScienceBS - Bachelor of Science1993