Joanne P. Clarie concentrates her practice on family law, adoption, and contested child custody matters.
She began her career as a Florida state prosecutor for the Sixth Judicial Circuit where she served as an Assistant State Attorney in Pasco County. During her time as a prosecutor, Joanne practiced both civil and criminal law and prosecuted juvenile dependency, misdemeanor and juvenile delinquency cases. While practicing in both circuit and county court, Joanne gained valuable experience conducting both bench and jury trials. Her time in dependency gave Joanne experience in navigating DCF involvement in the lives of families.
Joanne is active in the legal community and is a member of the St. Petersburg Bar Association, Clearwater Bar Association and Barney Masterson Inn of Court.
Joanne is a St. Petersburg native who enjoys spending time with her friends, family and two dogs.
2006 Graduate of University of Central Florida
2009 Graduate of St. Thomas University Law School
2010 Member of the Florida Bar Association