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Christina Anton Garcia

also known as Christina J. Anton

About me

Christina Anton Garcia graduated summa cum laude with a B.S. in criminology and cum laude with a B.A. in psychology from the University of Florida in 2003. She earned her J.D. from the University of Florida's Levin College of Law in 2006. After graduation from law school, Christina Anton Garcia worked for nearly four years as an attorney at the law firm of Older & Lundy, where she practiced marital and family law.


In 2010, Christina joined with attorney John S. Castro to form Anton Castro Law. Her expertise in marriage dissolution, paternity, domestic violence, and other areas of family law represent major contributions to the firm. On a broader level, she combines energy, conscientiousness, and dedication with legal knowledge and experience in helping clients achieve the best possible outcomes.


Christina Anton Garcia is a third-generation native of Tampa and is actively involved in the Tampa Bay community. Christina was recently named to the Florida Super Lawyers list as one of the top attorneys in Florida for 2013 and 2012. Furthermore, she was nominated as a 2013 BusinessWoman of the Year Finalist by the Tampa Bay Business Journal. Christina was honored as one of Tampa's top 10 Leading Ladies for 2011 and was featured in Blu magazine in recognition of her business ventures, philanthropic efforts, and community involvement. In 2011 she was invited to join the Tampa Connection class of 2012. She was selected as a 2010 Up & Comer by Tampa Bay Business Journal and was a finalist for the South Tampa Chamber of Commerce's Young Lawyer of the Year award in 2009.


Christina holds positions on the Tampa Public Safety Council and the Greater Tampa Chamber Policy Council, The Women of Influence Committee, Emerge Tampa Bay's Voice segment (chair), and was selected to participate in the Tampa Chamber's protégé program. She is an active member of the Junior League of Tampa and Tampa Connection class of 2012. She has presented on community- and law-related issues to audiences in public forums, such as the Business Transition Council of Tampa Bay and to professional organizations such as the Tampa Bay Association for Marriage and Family Therapy, where continuing education credits were offered to attendees. Christina currently serves on the board of Angels for Foster Kids.


Christina Anton Garcia is the chair of the Hillsborough County Family Law Section newsletter. She is a member of the Hillsborough County Family Law Executive Council, Tampa Bay American Inn of Court, the Tampa Gator Club, the Hillsborough County Bar Association, and University of Florida Alumni Association and actively supports the Crisis Center of Tampa Bay and many other local charities.


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Practice areas


  1. Family: 100%


Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • Damien LaRue Mckinney

    I endorse this lawyer. I've worked with Ms. Garcia on several cases and always found her to be professional, aggressive and competent.


    Damien Mckinney Family Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

  • Steven Edwin Martin

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    Steven Martin Litigation Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact info

Anton Castro Law

1219 N Franklin Ave
Tampa, FL, 33602


FLMember in Good Standing200709/08/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Top 40 under 40The National Advocates2015
Top 40 Lawyers Under 40American Society of Legal Advocates2014
Super LawyerSuperLawyers2014
2013 BusinessWoman of the Year FinalistTampa Bay Business Journal2013
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2013
Super LawyerSuperLawyers2012
10 Leading Ladies of 2011Blu Magazine2011
Emerge Tampa Bay LeaderGreater Tampa Chamber of Commerce2010
Up & Comers WinnerTampa Bay Business Journal2010
Finalist- Young Lawyer of the YearSouth Tampa Chamber of Commerce2009
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerAnton Castro Law2010 - Present
Family Law AttorneyOlder & Lundy2007 - 2010
Association namePosition nameDuration
Tampa Public Safety CouncilN/AN/A
Women of Influence CommitteeN/AN/A
Emerge Tampa BayChairN/A
Junior League of TampaN/AN/A
Tampa ConnectionClass of 2012N/A
Angels for Foster KidsBoard MemberN/A
Hillsborough County Bar AssociationExecutive CouncilN/A
University of Florida Alumni AssociationN/AN/A
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Relocationmy client prevailed on every issue
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Florida, Fredric G. Levin College of LawDoctor of Jurisprudence/Juris DoctorN/A2006
University of FloridaPsychologyBA - Bachelor of Arts2003
University of FloridaCriminologyBS - Bachelor of Science2003
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Divorce CareDivorce 101N/A