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Tiffany Vanessa Colbert

Tiffany Vanessa Colbert

Practice areas:

Criminal Defense, DUI & DWI, Family, Expungement, Juvenile

About Me

Tiffany V. Colbert was admitted to the Florida Bar in 2011 and prior to founding The Colbert Law Firm, she held a position as an Assistant Public Defender under Robert Wesley, Public Defender for the 9th Judicial Circuit in Orlando, FL. During her tenure with the Public Defender’s Office she had full oversight of initial investigations, trial planning & practice, motions practice, discovery, legal research, courtroom appearances, and trials for felony and misdemeanor cases. 


 


Ms. Colbert earned her Juris Doctor from Stetson University College of Law in May, 2011, and was named to the 2011 Who's Who Among American Colleges and Universities. She earned several awards from Stetson University College of Law including the American Law Institute - American Bar Association Scholarship & Leadership Award, the Victor O. Wehle Award for Trial Advocacy, the William F. Blews Pro Bono Service Award, and the “book” awards in both Trial Advocacy and Sports Law.


 


In August 2010, her peers elected her to serve as one of three law students in the nation to represent the American Bar Association Law Student Division as a Delegate to the ABA House of Delegates. She has been published twice by the American Bar Association. Colbert served as a summer law clerk to the 6th Judicial Circuit (Civil and Appellate) in Clearwater, Florida and as a summer intern at Payas, Payas, & Payas (Personal Injury) in Orlando, Florida. 


 


Ms. Colbert graduated with her B.S. in Legal Studies from the University of Central Florida in 2008 where she also received a Specialization Certificate in Litigation and Advocacy, the Mock Trial Team at UCF's Chief Justice John Marshall Award for dedicated service and leadership, and was a multi-recipient of the President's Honor Roll.  She is currently an associate coach for the Mock Trial Team at UCF.


 


Tiffany V. Colbert was born in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. She attended high school at West Orange High School in Winter Garden, Florida. She is a member of the Florida Bar, the Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, The Central Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, the Central Florida Association of Women Lawyers, the American Bar Association, and the Orange County Bar Association.

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2011

  1. Criminal Defense: 70%
  2. DUI & DWI: 15%
  3. Juvenile: 5%
  4. Expungement: 5%
  5. Family: 5%

Payment

Fees:

Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

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Contact Info

The Colbert Law Firm

390 N. Orange Ave.
Ste. 2300
Orlando, FL, 32801

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
FLMember in Good Standing201105/07/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Victor O. Wehle Award for Trial AdvocacyStetson University College of Law2011
William F. Blews Pro Bono Service AwardStetson University College of Law2011
American Bar Association Scholarship & Leadership AwardAmerican Law Institute2011

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
OwnerThe Colbert Law Firm2013 - Present
Attorney9th Judicial Circuit Court Of Florida Office Of The Public Defender2011 - 2013

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Central Florida Association of Criminal Defense LawyersN/A2013 - Present
Florida Association for Women LawyersN/A2013 - Present
Central Florida Association for Women LawyersN/A2013 - Present
Florida Association of Criminal Defense LawyersN/A2011 - Present
Orange County Bar AssociationN/A2010 - Present
American Bar AssociationN/A2008 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
State v. A. G.Case Dismissed by State Attorney after Judge granted Defense's Motion to Suppress the Illegal Search
State v. W. W.Case Dismissed by State Attorney after Appellate Court Granted Defense's Motion to Dismiss Appeal
State v. K.S.Deferred to Teen Court, Case Dismissed

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Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
American Bar Association publicationThe Fusion of Litigation and Leadership2013
ABA Student Lawyer MagazineLeadership Begins by Showing Up2011

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Stetson University College of LawDoctor of Jurisprudence/Juris DoctorN/A2011

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Public Defender College '12Resisting an Officer Without Violence2012