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Ian is a native Floridian, born and raised in St. Petersburg. After receiving his Bachelor of Science and Masters degrees in Accounting from the University of Florida, Ian worked as an internal business consultant for The Procter & Gamble Distributing Company. Ian returned to the University of Florida, entering the Levin College of Law in the Fall of 1997. During his second stint at UF, Ian served as a Judicial Extern for the Honorable Justice Ben F. Overton of the Supreme Court of the State of Florida. After receiving his Juris Doctor in the Spring of 2000, Ian went to Manhattan where he joined Deloitte' s Special Acquisition Services, a team that exclusively serviced all merger and acquisition activity for the leveraged buyout firm Kohlberg, Kravis & Roberts. Ian returned to St. Petersburg in the Summer of 2003 to join and help expand the firm you see today.  Ian is an avid college football fan and a follower of everything Gator.


Languages spoken: English, Spanish

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Practice areas


  1. Bankruptcy: 30%
    11 years, 500 cases
  2. Debt Settlement: 20%
  3. Chapter 7: 15%
    11 years, 150 cases
  4. Chapter 13: 15%
    11 years, 50 cases
  5. Other: 20%
  6. More 



Hourly ($150-250/hour), Fixed (sometimes), Free consultation (60 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • Michael Craig Caborn

    I've enjoyed working with Ian and the members of his firm. Leavengood, Nash, Dauval & Boyle, P.A. is one of the great teams of the greater Bay area.


    Michael Caborn Business Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • Kevin Britt Woods

    Mr. Leavengood is thorough and professional in every aspect of his practice. He knows the law and has a track record of prevailing on behalf of his clients. I highly recommend Mr. Leavengood and his firm.


    Kevin Woods Brain injury Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact info


Northeast Professional Center
3900 1st St N #100
Saint Petersburg, FL, 33703


110 N. 11th Street
Tampa, FL, 33602


25400 US Highway 19 North, Suite #193
Clearwater, FL



FLMember in Good Standing200506/19/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers2014
Legal EliteFlorida Trend Magazine2013
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2012
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2011
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2009
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyLeavengood, Dauval & Boyle, P.A.2004 - Present
Tax ManagerDeloitte & Touche, LLP2000 - 2004
Association namePosition nameDuration
National Association of Consumer AdvocatesMember2008 - Present
St. Petersburg Bar AssociationBankruptcy Chair2005 - Present
Tampa Bay Bankruptcy Bar AssociationMember2005 - Present
National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy AttorneysMember2005 - Present
Florida BarMember2004 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Mason v. Valentine & Kebartas, Inc., Case No. 8:10-cv-02702-RAL-EAJJudgment in favor of Plaintiff
In re: Lisowski, 8:07-bk-08495-PMGJudgment in favor of Debtor
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Publication nameTitleDate
The ParacleteLeadership St. Petersburg: An Advocate's Opportunity2009
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Florida, Fredric G. Levin College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2000
University of FloridaAccountingMA - Masters1995
University of FloridaAccountingBS - Bachelor of Science1995
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Tampa Bay Real Estate Investors AssociationDeed in Lieu of Foreclosure2008