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A Venice high school graduate, Sean has deep local connections in the Sarasota County community. He has served as the co-chair of the Sarasota County Bar Association's Family Section,  and is a former member of the Inns of Court, and has extensive trial experience in the area of family law. 


After graduating from Venice High School, Sean attended Florida State University where he recieved his J.D. He then returned to Sarasota County to serve as a prosecuting attorney for the State of Florida before starting his practice.



Practice areas


  1. Uncontested Divorce: 25%
    12 years
  2. Domestic Violence: 25%
    12 years
  3. Alimony: 25%
    12 years
  4. Divorce: 25%
    12 years



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Attorney endorsements

5 total 

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  • Steven W. Ledbetter

    I've known Sean for several years and can vouch for his commitment to his clients, attention to detail, and knowledge of the law. We have worked together through the local bar association, and I have confidently referred clients to him.


    Steven Ledbetter Probate Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • Angela Davis Tobaygo

    I endorse this lawyer for any aspect related to family law. Sean is very knowledgable in his area of practice, is thorough with his clients, and is an excellent litigator.


    Angela Tobaygo Family Attorney
    Relationship: Family member

Contact info

1266 1st Street
Suite 9
Sarasota, FL, 34236


FLMember in Good Standing200306/21/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Richard Garland AwardSarasota Inns Of Court2013
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerAbel & Tobaygo2009 - Present
PartnerBurzynski & Tobaygo2007 - 2009
PartnerFilipkowski & Tobaygo2005 - 2007
Assistant District AttorneySarasota County State Attorney's Office2003 - 2005
Association namePosition nameDuration
Sarasota Chamber of CommerceMember2014 - Present
American Inns of CourtN/A2011 - 2013
Sarasota County Bar Association, Family Law SectionCo-chair2009 - 2010
Sarasota Literacy CouncilBoard Member2009 - 2010
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Stone v. StoneSecured the residence for our client while the divorce is pending.
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Florida State University College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2003
Florida State UniversityPhilosophyBS - Bachelor of Science2000
Florida State UniversityPolitical ScienceBS - Bachelor of Science2000