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Amanda Thoele is a Jacksonville native and is dedicated to serving the Jacksonville community. Amanda decided to become an attorney because she enjoys helping others. As a law student at the University of Florida Levin College of Law, Amanda served as Student Works Editor of the Journal of Law and Public Policy and represented family law clients as a certified legal intern in the Virgil D. Hawkins Civil Clinic. Currently, Amanda assists clients with estate planning and in various civil and criminal matters. Amanda is also actively involved in the community.

Amanda has represented clients ranging from individuals to some of the largest banking institutions in the country. Amanda’s litigation experience and strong negotiation skills allow her to obtain favorable results for her clients, whether that means litigating a case to trial or negotiating a strong settlement. Amanda is also a creative and detail-oriented planner, which allows her to thoughtfully craft wills and trusts to accomplish her client’s goals and assist her clients in planning their estates. Regardless of the type of case Amanda is handling, she takes the time to listen to and get to know each client because she believes it is her responsibility to meet her client’s needs with the highest level of care and individualized attention.


Practice areas


  1. Personal Injury: 25%
  2. Criminal Defense: 25%
  3. Probate: 25%
  4. Estate Planning: 25%



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Contact info

Thoele Drach

5262 Commissioners Drive
Jacksonville, FL, 32224


FLMember in Good Standing201006/21/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerThoele Drach2015 - Present
AssociateDebski & Associates, P.A.2013 - 2015
AssociateParker & DuFresne, P.A.2011 - 2013
Staff AttorneyJacksonville Area Legal Aid., Inc.2010 - 2011
Association namePosition nameDuration
United Way of Northeast FloridaStein Fellow2015 - Present
Florida BarMember2009 - Present
Jacksonville Bar AssociationMember2009 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
State of Florida vs. J.D.T.364 days in county jail with 44 days time served, 48 months probation, avoiding trial where 40 year sentence would be possible
State of Florida vs. I.I.D.The State of Florida dropped all charges.
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Florida, Fredric G. Levin College of LawN/AJuris Doctor2009
Emory UniversityN/AB.A.2006
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
US Law ShieldCivil and Criminal Gun Law2016