Education & Credentials
Member, Florida Bar (1996); Licensed Federally, Northern District of Florida (1998); Licensed Federally, Southern District of Florida (1998); Juris Doctor Degree from Mercer University, Walter F. George School of Law (1996); Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration with a concentration in Economics from the University of Florida (1992)
Member, American Immigration Lawyers Association “AILA”; Member, BNI Global; Founding Board Member, Herencia Latina; Bar Association, Eighth Judicial Circuit; Gubernatorial Appointment, Former Member, Eighth Judicial Circuit Judicial Nominating Committee; Former Member of the James C. Adkins American Inn of Court; Former Board Member, Santa Fe College Foundation
Highlights of Legal Experience
Upon graduating from Law School, Ms. Torres engaged in community service with grassroots communities of North Central Florida while practicing law as an Assistant Public Defender. This enabled her to quickly gain trial and criminal defense experience due to the high volume and variety of cases she handled in the courtroom. Ms. Torres worked for the oldest and most reputable law firms in Gainesville, Florida before establishing her own law firm in 2002. Ms. Torres is the owner and founder of the Multicultural Law Firm of Torres Law Firm, P.A. Over the last 21 years, she has helped numerous clients resolve complex matters primarily in Immigration, Personal Injury Litigation & Criminal Defense. She is also experienced in Family and Business law. Ms. Torres is heavily engaged in helping members of the Latina community of Northern Central Florida. She is passionate about engaging in cause organizations that make a change in the world.