Company: Paulette Hamilton P.A.
Location: Lake Mary, FL
Education: Master of Laws in Advocacy, Stetson University College of Law (2022); Doctor of Jurisprudence, Stetson University College of Law (2019); Bachelor of Business Administration in finance from The University of North Florida
Career History: Two Internships in Local Government
Judith Thomas, Esq., Attorney at Paulette Hamilton P.A., has been recognized as a Marquis Emerging Leader for their contributions and achievements in the field.
Since 2021, Ms. Thomas has utilized her skills and experience as an attorney with Paulette Hamilton P.A. Inspired by the movie Legally Blonde, she was inspired to pursue the field and help others in a legal setting. She received a JD from the Stetson University College of Law in 2019, and as of 2022, will also hold a Master of Laws in advocacy from the institution. Earlier in her academic career, she received a Bachelor of Business Administration in finance from The University of North Florida. Her main area of focus in law is handling matters pertaining to family law.
Ms. Thomas attributes her success to her family, who have always been supportive of her endeavors. She was mostly raised by her mother and grandparents, including her grandfather, Mo, and grandmother, Judith. Her grandfather Mo was especially financially supportive and put her through school. Through the help of their support and of her own perseverance, she passed the Florida State Bar on her first attempt, which is uncommon. She considers it to be one of the highlights of her career thus far. In addition, she was recognized with a Leadership Award from the Stetson University College of Law.
In addition to her career, Ms. Thomas maintains professional affiliation with the Kappa Alpha Theta Alumnae Association. She is active in her church, enjoys outdoor activities, golf, and European soccer. On a civic level, Ms. Thomas volunteers with United Methodist Women, helping the homeless and children. Looking toward the future, she endeavors to help many of her clients while continuing to grow within her career.