Associates and Bruce L. Scheiner
4020 Evans Ave
Fort Myers, FL 33901
(239) 939-2900 www.blslawyers.com
Education Dawn graduated from Florida Gulf Coast University in Fort Myers, Florida with a Bachelor of Science degree in Legal Studies Magna Cum Laude in 2009. Throughout her four years at FGCU, she was listed on the Dean’s and President’s List for seven semesters. Dawn was an active member of Phi Eta Sigma, which recognizes high scholastic achievement, from 2005-2009, Phi Alpha Delta Law Fraternity from 2007-2009, and Golden Key International Honor Society, which recognizes leadership, service, and academics. Additionally, she was the president and captain of the competitive and performing FGCU dance team.
In 2012, Dawn graduated Ave Maria School of Law in Naples, Florida. She was an active member from 2009- 2012 in the Ave Maria Women’s Law Association and held an officer’s position within the Association from 2011-2012.
Experience Dawn joined Associates and Bruce L. Scheiner, Attorneys for the Injured while attending FGCU in 2007 and continued working through law school. In addition to engaging in trial advocacy during law school, Dawn has prepared for and attended multiple trials under the supervision of Bruce L. Scheiner and Preston Scheiner.
Recognitions/Memberships Top 40 under 40 Admitted to practice in Florida in 2012 Admitted to practice in the Middle District of Florida in 2016 2019 Top 40 Under 40- The National Trial Lawyers: Civil Plaintiff 2019-2020 Florida Bar Leadership Academy Fellow 2019-2022 20th Judicial Circuit Grievance Committee “C” 2019-2022 Statewide Advertising and Solicitation Grievance Committee Board Member of the Southwest Florida Federal Court Bar Association Board Member of Southwest Florida Trial Lawyers Association Board Member of the Lee County Bar Association: Young Lawyers Division Co-chair of the Tort Litigation Section of the Lee County Bar Association Committee Member of #KindLee Member of the American Association for Justice Member of the Florida Justice Association Member of the Lee County Association for Women Lawyers Member of the Lee County Injury Prevention Coalition Member of the Lee County Bar Association Member of the Calusa Inn of Court
Personal Dawn was born in Sarasota, Florida and raised in Venice, Florida. She graduated Venice High School in 2005. She enjoys spending time with her family and friends.