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Christopher John Shipley

Christopher John Shipley

Practice areas:

Family, Estate Planning, Litigation, Bankruptcy & Debt, Real Estate

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About Me


Born in Lakeland, Polk County, Florida, on February 8, 1967. Married to Melody A. Shipley nee Cottingham of New Port Richey, Florida on January 29, 1994. Three sons and two daughters.



B.S. in Management, The Florida State University, 1994; B.S. in Accounting, The Florida State University, 1999; M.B.A. in Entrepreneurship, The Florida State University, 1996; J.D., The Florida State University, 2002


Military Service

United States Army Reserve, 1988-1996; active-duty wartime service from January 1991 to September 1991 in the Southwest Asia theatre of operations (Kingdom of Saudi Arabia) in support of the Persian Gulf War, Operation Desert Shield, and Operation Desert Storm.


Community Service

City Council, City of Mount Dora, Florida, November 2003 - December 2005; Round Lake Elementary Charter Board; Troop Committee member, Boy Scouts of America, Troop 70.


Languages Spoken: Spanish, Portuguese

Practice Areas

Licensed since 2002

  1. Real Estate: 20%
    13 years
  2. Bankruptcy & Debt: 20%
    13 years
  3. Litigation: 20%
    13 years
  4. Estate Planning: 20%
    13 years
  5. Family: 20%
    13 years


Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

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Contact Info

Shipley Law Firm

20110-A US Highway 441
Mount Dora, FL, 32757-6963



FLMember in Good Standing200208/17/2015

Professional Misconduct

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

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Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Attorney/CPAShipley Law Firm1996 - Present


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Florida State University College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2002
Florida State UniversityAccountingBS - Bachelor of Science1999
Florida State UniversityEntrepreneurshipMBA1996
Florida State UniversityManagementBS - Bachelor of Science1994