Justine A. Mikolaitis graduated from Sweet Briar College, cum laude, in 2001 with a B.A. in Spanish/Business. Ms. Mikolaitis went on to Stetson University College of Law, where she received the Certificate of Advocacy and graduated at age 21. After receiving her LLM (Masters in Law) at University of Miami School of Law in Inter-American Law, Justine joined an insurance defense firm, practicing products liability. Notably, Ms. Mikolaitis successfully defended various tire companies in complex, high-exposure cases. Upon moving from Miami to the Tampa Bay Area, Justine joined Fudge Broadwater, P.A. to focus her practice on long-term care defense.