Michelle Lowther was born in St. Petersburg, Florida. In 2010, she earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Criminology from the University of South Florida in Tampa, Florida. While attending USF, she was a very involved student and was a member of the Green and Gold Guides, Delta Gamma Fraternity, and the Phi Alpha Delta Law Fraternity.
Mrs. Lowther then went on to earn her Juris Doctor degree from Stetson University College of law in 2013. While in law school Mrs. Lowther worked as a legal assistant for Jesse Lee Ray, Attorney at Law, P.A. and also served as a Certified Legal Intern with the Pinellas County Public Defender’s office. While at the Public Defender’s office she assisted with representing indigent persons in misdemeanor trials. She was also a member of Stetson’s Moot Court Board, competing on a national level. She wrote briefs and argued appellate issues before prestigious panels such as the, United States Court of Appeals for Veteran’s Claims, the Indiana Supreme Court, and the Florida Supreme Court. During those competitions, She earned several awards for her written and oral advocacy skills.
Immediately following law school, Mrs. Lowther Began her legal Career at the Florida Department of Children and Families in Pensacola, Florida. She represented the State of Florida in Chapter 39 Dependency cases at the trial level. In 2015 Mrs. Lowther then went on to become an Assistant Public Defender for the sixth Judicial Circuit. At the Public Defender’s office she represented indigent persons accused of crimes at the trial level as well.
Mrs. Lowther has now returned to our office and works with the firm on breach of contract and insurance claimant cases.
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