Armando Edmiston, Attorney at Law at Ask2Amigo
Armando Edmiston grew up in Hillsborough County and graduated from Plant City High School. After high school, Armando joined the Marine Corp. After the Marine Corp, he attended College at the University of South Florida where he graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Biology, was on the Dean’s list and a member of the Gold Key Club.
Armando Edmiston then attended Nova Southeastern University in Fort Lauderdale where he graduated in the top 15% of his class (Cum Laude). While attending law school, he made the Dean’s list and received a Book Award. Armando was also a member of the Hispanic Law Student Association, American Bar Association and a volunteer for Reading for Life. During his tenure at Nova Southeastern, Armando worked as a law clerk for Boose, Casey, Ciklin, et al. in West Palm Beach dealing with family law, contracts and securities issues, and for the Law Offices of Asnis, Srebnick & Kaufman in Sunrise, FL, where he managed an entire pre-litigation claims department for personal injury victims.
After law school graduation, Armando Edmiston worked for the Youngblood Law Firm in Tampa, Florida as an Associate Attorney representing victims in State and Federal Court in personal injury and medical malpractice claims. Armando then became an Assistant Public Defender for the 13th Judicial Circuit wherein he represented defendants accused of criminal acts in misdemeanor, felony and traffic courts. Thereafter Armando opened his own law practice in Historic Hyde Park and have utilized his prior experiences to obtain successful outcomes for his clients.
J. Armando Edmiston:
A life-time resident of the Tampa area, Mr. Edmiston served in the United States Marine Corps after graduating from Plant City High School. Mr. Edmiston went on to earn a degree in Biology from the University of South Florida and his law degree from Nova Southeastern University.
Mr. Edmiston is bilingual in Spanish. On his time off, Mr. Edmiston enjoys weight lifting, hunting, fishing, traveling and working with under privileged troubled teens.
Boose, Casey, Ciklin, et al. : West Palm Beach, FL
Worked on family law (divorce, custody, modification issues), commercial contracts and over-sea securities issues
Law Offices of Asnis, Srebnick & Kaufman : Sunrise, Florida
Worked in a personal injury & medical malpractice litigation firm representing injured people. orked in all phases personal injury cases and medical malpractice cases from meeting clients to the filing of the law suit .
Youngblood Law Firm : Tampa, Florida
Worked in a boutique personal injury law firm representing clients in negligence actions and medical malpractice.
Law Office of Julianne M. Holt : Tampa, FL
Public Defender, 13th Judicial Circuit
Representing adults and juveniles accused of criminal acts and violations of probation in traffic, misdemeanor, and felony courts.
- Dean’s List, University of South Florida
- Gold Key Club, University of South Florida
- Dean’s List, Nova Southeastern University
- Book Award, Nova Southeastern University
- Cum Laude, Nova Southeastern University
- Hillsborough County Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Vice President
- Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
- National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, member
- Hispanic Law Student Association, member
- American Bar Association, member
- Reading for Life, volunteer