Donna S. Barfield received her B.A from Mercer University in 1982, and her J.D. from Mercer University School of Law in 1984.
She was admitted to the Florida Bar in January 1985 and began her legal career with Britton, Cassell, Shantz and Shotzman, a large Miami firm, focusing on civil litigation, creditors’ rights in bankruptcy proceedings and in diverse and complex real estate transactions.
Ms. Barfield subsequently joined the firm of Robert Reynolds, P.A. and honed her skills as a trial lawyer. She also represented the firm's corporate clients and landowners in real estate transactions and Eminent Domain proceedings.