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Languages spoken: Hindi, Urdu

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Practice areas


  1. Family: 95%
    12 years
  2. Personal Injury: 3%
  3. Appeals: 2%



Retainer (always)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • Melissa Wilson

    I endorse this lawyer. Over the years, I've had ample opportunity to witness Ms. Sparkman in action. She is always well prepared and a great advocate.


    Melissa Wilson Criminal defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

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    I referred a divorce case to Mrs. Sparkman and she handled it very well.


    Abraham Shakfeh Litigation Attorney
    Relationship: Friend

Contact info

Sparkman & Sparkman, PA

313 South Bungalow Park Avenue
Tampa, FL, 33609


FLMember in Good Standing200506/21/2016

Professional misconduct

This lawyer was disciplined by a state licensing authority.

  1. Public Reprimand
    issued in FL, 2015


    Public reprimand means the attorney did something wrong but may still practice law. The Bar warns the lawyer in hopes that he or she will not repeat the behavior. Details of the infraction are made part of the public record.

  2. Admonishment
    issued in FL, 2012


    An admonition means an attorney did something wrong but may still practice law. The Bar gives the lawyer an admonition in hopes that he or she will not repeat the behavior.

Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Philosphy Student of YearPhilosophy DepartmentN/A
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Assistant State AttorneyState Attorney's Office2004 - 2006
Association namePosition nameDuration
Florida Muslim Bar AssociationBoard Member2013 - Present
Family Law American Inn of Court of TampaBarrister2011 - Present
RUSAFE (Domestic Violence Charity Organization-Tampa)Volunteer Attorney2011 - Present
HAWLMember2011 - Present
Univiersity at Buffalo, SUNY School of Law Alumni AssociationAttorney Member2003 - Present
Hillsborough County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
St. Petersburg Bar AssociationMemberN/A
New York City Bar AssociationMemberN/A
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
2D08-2216 Coyle v. CoyleSuccessful Appeal
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Publication nameTitleDate
Florida Bar MagazineEvidence Problems in Domestic Violence Prosecution2004
Women's Law JournalIslam and Western FeminismN/A
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Florida Atlantic UniversityN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts Cum Laude1999
State University of New York at Buffalo School of LawLawJD - Juris DoctorN/A
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Family Law in the 21st CenturyFamily Law2013
Introductino to Adoption LawAdoption Basics & Adoption Law in Florida2012
Florida Prosecuting Association Annual SeminarDomestic ViolenceN/A