Barbara Blount-Powell

Barbara Blount-Powell: Attorney with DeThomasis & Buchanan, P.A.


Emeritus Member, American Inns of Court, James C. Adkins Inn, 1999—. Note Advisor, University of Florida Law Review, 1978. Recipient, Book Award, Creditors Remedies/Debtors Rights, University of Miami School of Law, Fall 1977. Clerk, Turner & Morris, P.A., Gainesville, 1978-1979. Associate, Sally, Barnes, Pajon, Guttman & Del Valle, P.A., Miami, 1980-1983. Assistant Public Defender, Eighth Judicial Circuit, 1984-2001. Criminal Defense Attorney, Gainesville Florida.

Areas of Practice (25)

  • Drug Crimes
  • Felonies
  • Misdemeanors
  • Traffic Violations
  • Sex Crimes
  • Assault and Battery
  • Burglary
  • Theft
  • Forgery
  • Homicide
  • Murder
  • Manslaughter
  • Weapons Charges
  • Drug Trafficking
  • Parole and Probation
  • Search and Seizure
  • Hit and Run
  • Expungements
  • Driving While Intoxicated
  • Drivers License Suspension
  • Criminal Law
  • Shoplifting
  • Stalking
  • Vehicular Homicide

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
352-378-1107  Phone
352-378-0103  Fax
University Attended:
Duke University, B.A., Political Science and Economics, cum laude, 1975
Law School Attended:
University of Florida School of Law, J.D., 1978
Year of First admission:
1979, Florida
The Florida Bar (Member, Criminal Law Section); Eighth Judicial Circuit Bar Association, member; Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (Eighth Judicial Circuit Chapter: President, 1991, Vice-President, 1990, Secretary/Treasurer 1989 and Statewide Board of Directors, 1992); National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers.
Payment Information:
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Accepts Visa and MasterCard
  • Free Initial Consultation
  • Fixed Hourly Rates
  • Fixed Fees Available
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