Belkis Plata and Shannon Schott have both handled cases that made headlines. Check out some of those cases below.
CBS 48 Hours: Live To Tell – Inside the World of Human Trafficking, CBS News, March 31, 2018
Teen Attacked in Detention Center Could Change State Law, First Coast News, April 30, 2018
Leonard Dillard: Charges Dismissed after Second Stand Your Ground Hearing, Florida Times-Union, November 21, 2015
Stand your Ground law not working as intending despite changing self-defense, Florida Times-Union, November 21, 2015
Police Destroy Evidence in Aggravated Assault case, Florida Times-Union December 12, 2012
Belkis Plata and Shannon Schott, both experts in Juvenile Law and respected members of the legal community frequently provide legal commentary on various legal issues.
Manhunt Continues for Escaped Jacksonville Inmate, First Coast News, June 16, 2015
The Chat, First Coast New, April 18, 2016
Mother unable to attend son’s funeral despite raising enough money, First Coast News, December 10, 2016
The Chat, First Coast News, February 15, 2016
Belkis Plata and Shannon Schott have written a variety of articles that have been published.
The Medical Marijuana Debate: Don’t deprive citizens of treatment, by Belkis Plata, Jacksonville Daily Record, August 8, 2017
Young Lawyers: The secret to success in a small law firm, by Shannon Schott, Jacksonville Daily Record, August 6, 2018
We Must Be Prepared for the Inevitable, by Shannon Schott, Jacksonville Daily Record, October 3, 2019
Belkis Plata and Shannon Schott are frequently honored and awarded in our community. Find out more below.
Leaders in the Law: Shannon Schott, Jacksonville Daily Record, January 9, 2020
Attorneys Earn Board Certification, Jacksonville Daily Record, August 28, 2017
Shannon Schott, Super Lawyer Rising Star, Jacksonville Magazine, August 2018
Youngest Latina to Own Law Firm in Northeast Florida to be Honored at State Capitol, Florida Times-Union February 9, 2015
Shannon Schott, 2018 Ultimate Attorney Awards, Jacksonville Business Journal, March 26, 2018