Brandi Thomas Esq. serves as a family law attorney at the Akbar Law Firm. Throughout her legal career Attorney Thomas has successfully litigated cases at the trial and appellate levels. She has also served as lead attorney in both, jury and bench trials. Her broad experience in criminal, civil and family cases make her a strategic advocate with a larger focused approach to client needs.
Before joining the Akbar Law Firm, Attorney Thomas spent over three years in public service as an Assistant Public Defender with the Broward County Public Defender’s Office. The experience gained there propelled her to launch a solo practice specializing in civil and family law. Thomas’ legal foundation as a solo practitioner in these diverse areas of law made her an ideal candidate to join the Akbar Law Firm to lead the firm’s family practice.
Attorney Thomas received her Bachelor of Science degree in Agriculture Communications from Florida A&M University in 2004, and her Juris Doctorate degree from the Florida A&M University College of Law in 2007. She is admitted to the Florida Bar, the District of Columbia Bar and the Southern District of Florida Bar.
She currently serves on the boards of the Legal Aid Foundation of Tallahassee, Big Bend Minority Chamber of Commerce Women’s Leadership Council and is a committee member with the Children’s Home Society annual Make a Wish Event.
Antonya Johnson, Esq. (Ft. Lauderdale)
Ashlee Pouncy, Esq.
Brandi Thomas, Esq. (Tallahassee)
Ramona S. Chaplin, Esq. (Jacksonville)
Chief of Staff
Rosemonde Cely, Esq. (Orlando)
Cynthia David, Esq. (Orlando)
Kamilah Perry (Tampa)
Immediate Past President
Anthony J. Hall, Esq.