Sherri Kandel Dewitt

Sherri Kandel Dewitt
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Divorce / Separation Lawyer

Orlando, FL

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RATING

10.0

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This lawyer has been disciplined by a state licensing authority.

Languages

English , Spanish

Answers and Advice

32 questions answered.

About Me

I was born and raised in Middletown, New York. In 1982 I was admitted to the Florida Bar, and I have been authorized to practice before the U.S District Court of the Middle District of Florida since 1983 and before the US. Court of Appeals since 1985. I received my B.A. (with honors) in 1973 and my Ph.D. in 1977 from State University of New York at Binghamton. In 1982 I received my J.D from...

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Practice Areas

Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Fees

Fixed (Sometimes), Hourly ($150-$310/hour), Retainer (Sometimes)

Client Reviews

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An Attorney With A Heart!!!

Posted by: NeverAlone over 4 years ago.

Sherri and Andrew Windle represented me in a very complicated marital litigation that lasted some 4 or 5 years. They have been very honest and...

Dewitt Law Firm Orlando

Posted by: Jake almost 5 years ago.

I feel like Sherri Dewitt and everyone at her firm are members of my family. They represented me in a very bitter and contentious custody dispute....
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Endorsements

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Jonathan A Millet
Jonathan Millet

Prescott, AZ

6 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Attorney Dewitt's advice is spot on; as shown by the answers she has posted, she takes the time to answer questions in a common sense manner and...
Anne-Marie L. Bowen
Anne-Marie Bowen

Orlando, FL

About 2 years ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse this lawyer. Sherri is one of the few attorneys who is using legitimate legal defenses to help people facing foreclosure rather than mere...
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Résumé

License

1982 License Status: Member in Good Standing for the state of Florida.
Last updated by Avvo: 06/14/2014

1 Citation found

In 2007 this lawyer was disciplined for professional misconduct by the state of Florida.

Citation type: Public Reprimand - with Conditions

Public reprimand means the attorney did something wrong but may still practice law. The Bar warns the lawyer in hopes that he or she will not repeat the behavior and places conditions on the lawyer's license.

Sherri’s comment:

The proceeding recognized that there was no ill intent on the part of Sherri DeWitt and was in part based on the problems created by accepting credit card payments. These problems have been corrected... more

Work Experience

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1982 – 1985

Lowndes, Drosdick, Doster, Kantor, and Reed

Education

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1982 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

Cornell Law School

Awards

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2011 Largest Real Estate Law Firms

Orlando Business Journal

Associations

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1989- present Member

Florida Bar Association, Law & Education Committee


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Portfolio

Publications

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2010 When Hard Times Get Harder: Divorcing with an Upside Down House

Divorce.com

1992 What Real Property Lawyers Should Know About Bankruptcy

The Florida Bar Action Line: Real Property, Probate, and Trust Law Section

Speaking Engagements

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2010 Florida Foreclosures and Workouts

at National Business Institute CLE Presentation

2010 Issues Facing Small Businesses

at CoLab Business Forum Open House

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