Associate Laura A. Roe

Laura A. Roe

Associate

Areas Of Practice

Laura A. Roe is an Associate of Boyd & Jenerette P.A. practicing in the St. Petersburg office. She focuses her practice on appeals and general litigation support. She received her J.D. from the University of Florida in 2011 with certificates in International and Intellectual Property Law. Prior to joining the firm, Laura clerked for the Honorable Daniel H. Sleet at Florida’s Second District Court of Appeal.

Mrs. Roe is an active member of the Appellate Court Rules Committee, serving as the Chair of the Record on Appeal subcommittee and Vice Chair of the Original Proceedings subcommittee. She is also the Chief Editor of The Record, a publication of the Appellate Practice Section of the Florida Bar, and co-chair of the Communications Committee for the Animal Law Section of the Florida Bar.

Mrs. Roe regularly teaches undergraduate legal writing, appellate advocacy, and introduction to law courses at the University of Tampa. She has also given presentations on the effective navigation of the digital appellate record and privacy concerns in electronic communication at the Florida Trial Court Staff Attorney Association.

In her spare time, Mrs. Roe enjoys gaming, taking care of her saltwater aquariums, watching the Tampa Bay Lightning with her husband, and relaxing with her cats and dog.

Admissions

  • Florida, 2011

Awards & Recognition

  • Chris W. Altenbernd Award of Excellence, 2018

Memberships

  • The Florida Bar
    • Appellate Court Rules Committee, 2016-present
    • Appellate Practice Section, 2016-present
      • Executive Council, 2017-present
      • Editor in Chief for The Record, 2017-present
      • Assistant Editor for the Pro Se Appellate Handbook, 2016-present
    • Animal Law Section, 2011-present
      • Communications Chair, 2016-present
  • Bruce Jacob-Christopher Altenbernd Criminal Appellate Inn of Court, 2011-2019
    • Executive Council, 2013-2019

Diana Peralta

Kristin Barnett

Kimberly Killins

Publications/Seminars

  • Navigation of the Digital Appellate Record, FTCSAA Conference 2016
  • Email Etiquette and Privacy, FTCSAA Conference 2018

Education

  • J.D., University of Florida, 2011
    • International Law Certificate
    • Intellectual Property Law Certificate

Comprehensive Services

Many cases overlap several areas of law. As a full service law firm, we are able to recognize how one legal discipline impacts another. We work as a team on complex issues that require knowledge of a variety of state and federal laws. This multi-disciplinary approach allows clients to receive the large-firm advantage of access to multiple attorneys in a wide scope of practice areas as well as the hands-on customer service offered by a boutique law firm. In addition to civil litigation, employment law, workers’ compensation defense, commercial law, construction law and appeals, our firm also handles professional liability claims.

Our bilingual staff is available to assist with immigration matters, including consular and removal defenses.