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Erica Good Pless

Erica Good Pless

About me

As the founder of The Pless Law Firm, P.A., St. Petersburg attorney Erica Good Pless practices exclusively in the area of tax law. Ms. Pless has made tax law the focus of her legal career. On the website, she has been recognized with a perfect rating of 10.0 Superb. She is regularly called upon to speak in educational settings about tax law and author articles on the topic. Ms. Pless was the recipient of the Florida Association for Women Lawyers’ 2014 Leader in the Law Award. Attorney Pless is a graduate of the Stetson University College of Law. Contact her firm today for a free consult. 


Practice areas


  1. Tax: 100%



Fixed (sometimes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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  • Cindy M Campbell

    I endorse this lawyer. Erica is an intelligent and thoughtful attorney who provides excellent service to her clients.


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    Erica is a skilled tax attorney. I highly recommend her.


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Contact info

The Pless Law Firm, P.A.

360 Central Ave., Suite 430
St. Petersburg, FL, 33701


FLMember in Good Standing200909/08/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Leader in the LawFlorida Association for Women Lawyers2014
William F. Blews Pro Bono Service AwardStetson University College of Law2008
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
OwnerThe Pless Law Firm, P.A.2011 - Present
Associate AttorneyThe Law Offices of Darrin T. Mish, P.A.2011 - 2011
NCSTL FellowStetson University College Of Law2010 - 2011
Staff AttorneyGulfcoast Legal Services, Inc.2009 - 2009
Litigation AssistantGregory Sharer & Stuart P.A.2004 - 2006
Association namePosition nameDuration
Florida Association for Women LawyersPublic Relations Director2014 - Present
American Bar AssociationN/A2014 - Present
St. Petersburg Bar AssociationN/A2013 - Present
National Association of Tax ProfessionalsN/AN/A
Publication nameTitleDate
Paraclete magazineCancellation of Indebtedness of Income...Say What?2013
Haddon Hall PublishingThe Florida Physician Advertising Handbook2012
Haddon Hall PublishingThe Essential Planning Guide to the 2013 Income and Estate Tax Increases2012
BNA publicationsEstate Tax Planning in 2011 and 2012 Recent Developments and 2012 Supplement, Co-author2012
Steve Leimberg's Estate Planning NewsletterWondering and Wandering through the World of Wandry and Formula Clauses2012
Steve Leimberg Estate Planning NewsletterThe Gassman, Crotty, and Pless SAFE Trust Guide: Why Clients Need a SAFE Trust and What to do to Implement One by the End of 20122012
American Bar Association publicationFinal ACO Rules Lower Thresholds and Refine Guidelines:ACO's Are Really Going to Happen, But Will They Work?2011
It's EvidentUndocumented Immigrants and Biometrics: Security Communities - Promoting Security or Insecurity?2011
Leimberg Services NewsletterSupreme Court Cases Confirm Tenancy by the Entireties in Personal Property and Ability of One Spouse to Transfer Assets to Tenancy by the Entireties2011
It's EvidentUnmasking the Fraud of Ponzi Schemes: Forensic Accounting and the Law Unite2010
The Florida Bar JournalEmployer-owned Life Insurance After the Pension Protection Act of 20062009
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Alabama School of LawTaxationLL.M - Master of Laws2012
Stetson University College of LawDoctor of Jurisprudence/Juris DoctorJD - Juris Doctor2008
Eckerd CollegeBusiness Management/SociologyBA - Bachelor of Arts2003
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Stetson Solo Practice NetworkFlorida & Federal Taxes for the Solo Practitioner2013
The Free COOTax Planning2012
Making Consumer Cents: The Voice of Russia American Edition2013 Tax Increases2012
BNA webinar2012 Estate Tax Strategies2012
BNA WebinarDynasty Trusts in Your Home State: Design, Draft and Implement Irrevocable Trusts to Receive Large Gifts in 2011 and 20122011