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Dixie Daimwood, an AV-rated attorney by Martindale-Hubbell, is a partner in the firm’s Tallahassee, Florida office. Dixie’s practice areas include construction defects, property coverage disputes, labor and employment, contract and business litigation, and appeals. 

 

She has represented clients in state, federal, administrative, and appeals courts throughout Florida.  Her clients have ranged from counties to large corporations to small businesses and homeowners. Following law school, she was a Prosecutor in Orlando, Florida where she litigated over 50 trials.  She then served in Florida’s Attorney General’s Office as a Senior Criminal Appeals attorney.

 

Dixie is active in her community serving as a volunteer Guardian Ad Litem for abused, abandoned, and neglected youth, an active member with Alpha Delta’s Pi’s Alumni Association, and a graduate of Leadership Tallahassee’s Class 33.  Her Leadership’s class project was the creation of a children’s library in an underserved side of Tallahassee where children are encouraged to keep the books and community leaders offer reading time.

 

Prior to law school, Dixie was a Golden Girl (Florida State University’s dance team), on a competitive clogging team, and on a national award-winning high kick dance team.  Now, in her spare time, Dixie enjoys cheering on the Florida State Seminoles and trying to keep up with her two small children.

Dixie is licensed to practice in Florida, New York, the United States District Court of the Northern District of Florida, the United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida, and United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida.  Dixie received her undergraduate degree in Criminology and Criminal Justice from Florida State University and her Juris Doctor from Barry University School of Law in Orlando, Florida.

PRACTICE AREAS:

  • Construction

  • Labor and Employment

  • Property/SIU

  • Appeals

ADMITTED TO PRACTICE:

  • Florida

  • New York

  • United States District Court, Northern, Middle and Southern Districts of Florida

EDUCATION:

  • BA, Florida State University

  • JD, Barry University School of Law, Cum Laude

AFFILIATIONS:

  • Florida Association for Women Lawyers, Tallahassee Chapter

  • Tallahassee Bar Association

  • Leadership Tallahassee

  • Alpha Delta Pi, Tallahassee Alumni Association

  • American Inn of Court, William H. Stafford