Shana is an associate attorney at our firm. She was born in Titusville, Florida. She received her Bachelor of Arts from the University of Central Florida, majoring in theatre. She obtained her Juris Doctorate from Dwayne O. Andreas School of Law at Barry University with a concentration in Children and Families in 2008. While in law school, Shana was a law clerk for the Honorable Walter Komanski, participated in the Children and Family Clinic as an Attorney ad Litem, was a County Mediator for two years for the 9th Judicial Circuit, and received the Fellowship for Achievement in Civil Excellence for her legal service to her community as a Guardian ad Litem.
Prior to joining DSK Law, Shana was in private family law and estate planning practice and was Assistant Regional Counsel for the State of Florida for Office of Criminal Conflict and Civil Regional Counsel in the 9th Judicial Circuit. She represented hundreds of clients in all aspects of their dependency cases. Her experience as an attorney for the State and as a solo practitioner makes her qualified to assist clients through every phase of their cases in each of her practice areas. Her pro bono service includes over a decade as a Guardian ad Litem in the 18th Judicial Circuit.
Shana also gives back to her community through her involvement with East Orange County Chapter of Kiwanis. Currently, she is serving a two-year appointment as Arts and Culture Chair on the Orange County Sustainability Advisory Board (SAB). She is also serving on the Orange County Mayor’s Sustainability & Resilience Committee and Supply Chain and Materials sub-committee to develop long-term sustainability goals and strategies for the benefit of Orange County, her home for over 20 years.
Shana is admitted to practice before all Florida State Courts.
Fellowship for Achievement in Civil Excellence (FACE award)