Brandi Thomas Esq. owns and operates a practice at the Law Offices of Brandi J. Johnson, PA. This firm partners exclusively with the Akbar law Firm where she serves as a family law, personal injury and bankruptcy attorney. Throughout her legal career Attorney Thomas has successfully litigated cases at the trial, administrative and appellate levels. She has also served as lead attorney in both, jury and bench trials. Her broad experience in civil and family cases make her a strategic advocate with a larger focused approach to client needs.
Beginning her career in 2008, 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’s current list of expertise includes complex family law issues covering dissolution of marriage, child custody, child support, and adoption. Additionally, Attorney Thomas handles Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 bankruptcy matters.
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 both the Southern and Northern Districts of the Florida Bar.
She currently serves as the President of the Legal Aid Foundation of Tallahassee. She has shown a great commitment to the Tallahassee Community since her return to the city in 2013 by serving on boards such as the Tallahassee Barristers Association, Virgil Hawkins Florida Chapter National Bar Association, Big Bend Minority Chamber of Commerce Women’s Leadership Council and most recently a volunteer General Counsel for the Tallahassee Junior League.