Varinia Van Ness

Varinia Van Ness

Criminal Defense Attorney
Sarasota, FL




No Misconduct


French , Italian , Spanish

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About Me

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Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card


Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Client Reviews

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Very Highly Recommended

Posted by: a DUI client over 5 years ago.

Varinia Van Ness is an absolute powerhouse. Not only did she accomplish the job I'd retained her for, but she accomplished a reduction in sentencing...

Outstanding attorney!

Posted by: a Criminal Defense client over 5 years ago.

After a very unsatisfactory experience with another well known attorney, we had the great fortune to find Varinia Van Ness to represent us in the...
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Brandon M Daniels
Brandon Daniels

Sarasota, FL

Almost 2 years ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse Varinia, I have witnessed her in court on multiple occasions and she have superior intellect and fights hard for her clients. She is a...
James Roman Amarosa II
James Amarosa

Tampa, FL

Almost 2 years ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse this lawyer. Ms. Van Ness is a great lawyer and is always willing to help. I would recomend this lawyer to anyone needing her services. JRA
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1991 License Status: Member in Good Standing for the state of Florida.
Last updated by Avvo: 03/21/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2002 – present

Van Ness Law Group, P.A.


Showing 1 of 2 degrees

1991 Juris Doctor in

Stetson University College of Law


Showing 1 of 1 award

2006 BV Rating,



Showing 1 of 5 association entries

2009- present Board of Directors

Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

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Speaking Engagements

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2014 Ethics Panel

at Blood Breath and Tears

2013 Ethics Panel

at Masters of DUI

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