Dustin Butler's practice focuses on Family Law, Estate Planning and Civil Litigation. Originally from Terre Haute, Indiana, Dustin graduated with High Distinction honors from Indiana University-Purdue University-Indianapolis (IUPUI), with a Bachelors Degree in Political Science. At IUPUI he was named a Masarachia Scholar, a program dedicated to worker's rights, senior citizens, community representation and activism. He was named a Top 10 student and twice named a Top 100 student while at IUPUI.
He received his JD, with Cum Laude honors, from the University of Florida, Levin College of Law, where his curriculum focused on litigation. While in law school he was a Teaching Assistant for Trial Practice. He also served as a Certified Legal Intern at the State Attorney's Office for the Eighth Judicial Circuit, preparing and presenting cases for trial before jury.
Dustin has always been committed to serving those in his community. He has worked with numerous community organizations including: organizing Christmas drives and volunteer work with local schools, Special Olympics, and local legal service organizations.
He is a member of the Family Law and Trial Lawyers sections of the Florida Bar. He is also a member of the Lee County Bar Association. Dustin is admitted to practice in all State Courts for the State of Florida and the Federal Courts for the Middle District of Florida.
Federal Courts for the Middle District of Florida
Lee County Bar Association
|FL||Member in Good Standing||2010||09/12/2019|
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Rising Star||Super Lawyers||2018|
|AV Preeminent Rated||Martindale-Hubbell||2018|
|Rising Star||Super Lawyers Magazine||2017|
|AV Preeminent Rated||Martindale-Hubbell||2017|
|AV Preeminent Rated||Martindale-Hubbell||2016|
|Rising Star||Super Lawyers||2016|
|Legal Elite Up & Comer||Florida Trend Magazine||2015|
|Legal Elite Up & Comer||Florida Trend Magazine||2013|
|Legal Elite Up & Comer||Florida Trend Magazine||2012|
|Certificate of Appreciation||Lee County Bar Association||2011|
|Legal Elite Up & Comer||Florida Trend Magazine||2011|
|Partner||Martin Law Firm, P.L.||2010 - Present|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Lee County Bar Association, Family Law Section||Co-chair||2015 - Present|
|Lee County Bar Association||N/A||N/A|
|Cape Coral Bar Association||President||2014 - 2015|
|Cape Coral Bar Association||Vice President||2013 - 2014|
|Cape Coral Bar Association||Treasurer||2012 - 2013|
|Res Gestae (Lee County Bar Association)||"Best Interests"- What does that mean?||2017|
|Res Gestae (Lee County Bar Association)||Alimony and Timesharing---What is going on?||2016|
|Res Gestae (Lee County Bar Association)||Daubert and Family Law Cases||2015|
|Fort Myers News Press||McCready custody case to remain in Fla., her son in Ark. foster care||2012|
|WINK News Now||Missing persons flyer issued for Zander McCready||2011|
|University of Florida, Fredric G. Levin College of Law||N/A||2010|
|Family Law Brown Bag||Guardianship issues with Divorce||2016|
|Family Law CLE||2015 Case Law Update||2015|
|Family Law Brown Bag||Judicial Panel||2015|
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