Varinia Van Ness

Varinia Van Ness

Criminal Defense Attorney

Sarasota, FL





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French , Italian , Spanish

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About Me

Thank you so much for visiting my profile. Please visit my web cite at and view "as seen on TV" for footage on National Television Appearances on The O'Reilly Factor and guest commentator on Court TV. You can also view apppearances on Spanish Television "La Guia TV".


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Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card


Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Client Reviews

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Awesome Attorney, Incredible Human Being

Posted by: Paula over 2 years ago.

Ms. Van Ness has been an incredible ally in my 21 year old son's case. She has been honest, trustworthy, and helped me understand the way the...

Varinia can be great help to anyone who needs a great laywer

Posted by: Danielle about 4 years ago.

Varinia has helped me in plenty of cases and has not let me down once. Any time I need I lawyer for anything she is right there to help. She is very...
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Brandon M Daniels
Brandon Daniels

Sarasota, FL

About 1 year 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

About 1 year 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: 06/14/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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1991 – 1998

Office of the State Attorney (Sarasota) 6 1/2 years


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1991 Juris Doctor in

Stetson University College of Law


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2006 BV Rating,



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2003- present Member

Junior League of Sarasota

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Speaking Engagements

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2008 Criminal Law Issues that Impact Family Law Issues

at Family Law Seminar

2007 Panel discussion on the Super Girl Dilemma. Guest panelist in group of role models who have achieved a great deal.

at Girl's Inc., Girls' Rights Week