Kristina recently joined BARNES, WALKER, GOETHE, PERRON, & SHEA, PLLC, in the litigation department and concentrates her legal practice in the areas of real estate, construction and general civil litigation. Kristina is a native of Manatee County, Florida and is a 2003 graduate of Manatee High School. Kristina graduated cum laude from the University of Florida in 2007, receiving a B.A. in Criminology and a minor in dance. After college, Kristina attended Stetson University College of Law, where she obtained her Juris Doctorate in 2010 and was sworn in as a member of the Florida Bar in 2011. While in law school, Kristina worked as a certified legal intern for the State Attorney’s Office for the Twelfth Judicial Circuit and was given the opportunity to participate in several jury and non-jury trials prior to graduating law school. Kristina was also a recipient of the prestigious William F. Blews Pro Bono Service Award at Stetson. Prior to joining BARNES WALKER, Kristina worked as a litigation associate with Tannenbaum Law Group in Sarasota and Mackey Law Group in Bradenton. Kristina practiced in the areas of construction, construction defect, community association, personal injury, estate/trust and general civil litigation. In her spare time, Kristina enjoys spending time with her husband, Brett, son, Ryder (1), and Maltipoo, Lacey. As a family, they enjoy going to the beach, watching college football (especially the Florida Gators) and traveling. Kristina is also a member of the Junior League of Manatee County and the Manatee County Gator Club.
Kristina can be reached at telephone extension #1103 or by email at email@example.com.