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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
FLMember in Good Standing200706/21/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Client's Choice AwardAvvo2013
Outstanding Service as a State AttorneyState Attorney of the Sixth Judicial Circuit2012
Top Contributor AwardAvvo2012
Walter Mann AwardStetson University College of Law2007
Elsie and Edward Jacob Memorial Scholarship AwardStetson University College of Law2006
The Honorable Walter "Skip" Campbell Leadership AwardUniversity of Florida Department of Political Science2003
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Assistant State AttorneyOffice Of The State Attorney2014 - Present
AssociateFinebloom, Haenel, & Higgins, P.A.2012 - 2012
Assistant State AttorneyOffice Of The State Attorney, 6th Judicial Circuit Of Florida2007 - 2012
Law ClerkBodell, Bove, Grace & Van Horn, PC2003 - 2004
Law ClerkJacobs, Schwalbe, & Petruzzelli2003 - 2003
Campaign ManagerState House District 23 Representative Edward Jennings, Jr.2001 - 2002
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
Florida Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMember2012 - Present
Hillsborough County Bar AssociationMember2012 - Present
National Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMember2012 - Present
Clearwater Bar AssociationOyster Roast Committee Member2012 - Present
American Bar AssociationAttorney Member2007 - Present
Florida BarAttorney Member2007 - Present
American Bar Association, Law Student DivisionFifth Circuit Lt. Governor of Student Bar Associations2008 - 2009
Stetson Student Bar AssociationFormer President2006 - 2007
Stetson Student Bar AssociationSecretary2005 - 2006
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
High Speed Fleeing or Eluding (Felony)Aggravated Battery dismissed. High Speed Fleeing or Eluding (second-degree felony) reduced to misdemeanor Resisting Arrest without Violence. Sentenced to 12 months of consecutive probation on the misdemeanor Resisting and DUI, and a fine on the Refusal.
Operating an Unregistered Vehicle (Misdemeanor)Dismissed.
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Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Stetson University College of LawN/AJD - Juris Doctor2007
University of FloridaN/AOther - Masters2003
University of FloridaEnglishBA - Bachelor of Arts2000
Mercer UniversityEnglishN/AN/A