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Brenda A Drake

About Me

A graduate of Brandon University as well as Old Dominion University, I earned my Juris Doctorate Degree from Florida Coastal School of Law. After law school, I worked in the Office of the Public Defender in Jacksonville, Florida where I defended thousands of clients against charges ranging from misdemeanors to serious felonies.  I left that office in 2010 and have been working in my own firm since 2011 representing clients in criminal cases as well as a variety of family law issues.  


Outside of work, I am the mother of two boys and the wife of a retired miitary man.  We are "crazy marathoners" and, though I'm not speedy, I tend to sign up for one or more marathons each year. 


Practice Areas


  1. Divorce & Separation: 35%
  2. Child Custody: 35%
  3. Child Support: 25%
  4. Criminal Defense: 5%


Payment Types:

Cash, Check

Attorney Endorsements

25 total 

  • Mark V. Clay

    I endorse Mrs. Drake. She is a truly asset to our legal community. Very helpful on AVVO and a great expert in the field.


    Mark Clay Immigration Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Robert Morrow Kirilloff

    An asset to the legal community, Ms. Drake has been professionally handling family law cases for years, and has the experience necessary to accomplish any task. Aside from the outstanding work she does for her clients, she is a solid role model for young, budding legal professionals in the local legal community. I would recommend Ms. Drake's legal services to anyone.


    Robert Kirilloff Car Accidents Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Drake Law Firm, P.A.

4600 Touchton Rd.
Building 100 Suite #150
Jacksonville, FL, 32246


FLMember in Good Standing200709/08/2015

Professional Misconduct

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Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Owner/AttorneyDrake Law Firm, P.A.2011 - Present
Assistant Public DefenderOffice of the Public Defender2007 - 2010
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Florida Coastal School of LawDoctor of Jurisprudence/Juris DoctorN/A2007