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    I endorse Gwendolyn Braswell. Gwen is a dynamic speaker, great writer and extremely knowledgeable about substantive and procedural law. She is well respected by the appellate courts for her ability to make clear and succinct arguments.


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    I endorse this lawyer's work. She is extremely knowledgeable in all aspects of appellate practice, including brief-writing, legal research, and substantive areas of the law. Her experience speaks for itself.


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Appellate Advocacy Law Firm, P.A.

Board Certified Appellate Attorney
2014 Fourth Street
Sarasota, FL, 34237-4304


FLMember in Good Standing200206/17/2016
DCInactive 199307/10/2016
GAInactive Member in Good Standing 199108/05/2016
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Award nameGrantorDate granted
Board Certified as an Appellate SpecialistThe Florida Bar2006
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Founding PartnerAppellate Advocacy Law Firm, P.A.2006 - Present
Assistant Public DefenderAppellate Division -- Miami-Dade Public Defender's Office2001 - 2010
Assistance Vice President & Corporate CounselCrestline Capital Corp. (Marriott affiliate)1999 - 2000
Corporate CounselMarriott International, Inc.1997 - 1999
Associate AttorneyHogan & Hartson1993 - 1997
Association namePosition nameDuration
Appellate Practice Section -- The Florida BarExecutive Council2009 - Present
Judge John M. Scheb American Inn of CourtBarrister2007 - Present
Appellate Practice Section, Sarasota County Bar AssociationFounding Member2006 - Present
Appellate Court Rules Committee, The Florida BarAppointed Member2007 - 2010
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of California at Berkeley, Boalt Hall School of LawN/AJD - Juris DoctorN/A