21 years, 1,000 cases
25 years, 1,000 cases
21 years, 500 cases
25 years, 200 cases
Barbara M. Brown grew up in Houston, Texas, went to college in Claremont, California, and then returned to Texas to attend law school and graduate school at St. Mary's University in San Antonio, Texas, graduating in 1998. After receiving her J.D. and M.B.A., she took a position as general counsel to a publicly traded company in San Antonio, Texas, which subsequently transferred her to Orlando, Florida.
In 2003 she decided to go into private practice with a law firm in the Tampa Bay area. Since entering private practice, her focus has been in the area of foreclosure defense, real estate law, foreclosures for private investors, and asset protection and bankrutpcy. In 2006, she opened Builders Title of Tampa Bay, LLC, d/b/a Commonwealth Title Agency and Barbara M. Brown-Emery, P.A. in Tarpon Spring, Florida. The title company and the law firm have grown and evolved into Brown & Associates Law & Title, both continue to be dominated with a demand for excellence and professionalism.
Her legal background includes litigation and successful resolution of complex matters related to mergers and acquisitions of businesses, contract disputes, collections and bankruptcy, and various real estate law issues, including foreclosures, quiet title actions, and title claims. She is a member of State Bar of Florida (licensed in 2003); State Bar of Texas (licensed in 1998); Pro Bono College of the State Bar of Texas (2002 membership); Middle District of Florida; Western District of Texas; and Suncoast Tennis Foundation, Executive Board. Barbara has a young son, Christopher.
This lawyer was disciplined by a state licensing authority in 2021.
Admonishment issued in FL, 2021
updated on 04/27/2022
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.