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Garth R Goodman

About Me

Sole practitioner with an emphasis in Family/Marital Law, including child-related issues such as establishing parenting plans with time sharing and child support guidelines; division of assets and liabilities; spousal support; as well as post judgment enforcement and modification issues.  I also handle other legal cases involving paternity, domestic or repeat violence and unmarried cohabitant issues.  


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Practice Areas


  1. Child Custody: 27%
  2. Alimony: 27%
  3. Divorce & Separation: 27%
  4. Child Support: 10%
  5. Domestic Violence: 9%



Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check

Attorney Endorsements

14 total 

  • Kerya L. Koeut

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Kerya Koeut Family Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Judd S Nemiro

    I endorse this lawyer. Aggressive representation in the court room is something every client needs. Look no further.


    Judd Nemiro Divorce & Separation Attorney
    Relationship: Other

Contact Info

Garth R. Goodman, Law Office

125 South Fifth Street, Suite 200B
St. Petersburg, FL, 33701-4168


FLMember in Good Standing199409/08/2015
DCInactive 200705/25/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
David L. Stout Award for services to the indigent communityCommunity Law ProgramN/A
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
AttorneyGarth R. Goodman, P.A.1994 - Present
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Canakaris American Inn of CourtMember2010 - Present
Bar Association of the District of ColumbiaMember2008 - Present
St. Petersburg Bar Association, Marital and Family Law SectionSection Chairperson2007 - 2008
Community Law ProgramMember2004 - Present
Florida BarMember1994 - Present
Florida Bar, Family Law Section, Marital and Family Law Certification CommitteeMemberN/A
St. Petersburg Bar Association, Marital and Family Law SectionMemberN/A
Collaborative Divorce Law Institute of Tampa BayN/AN/A
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Stetson University College Of Law, Gulfport, FloridaN/AJD - Juris Doctor - cum laude1991
Stetson University, DeLand, FloridaN/ABachelor’s Arts, cum laude1989
Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Canakaris American Inn of CourtAttorney Ethics2012