BRAXTON A. PADGETT, ESQ.
Phone: (904) 731-3800
Fax: (904) 731-3807
Braxton Padgett is the newest member to join the Arnold Law Firm team. Born and raised in Central Florida, Mr. Padgett graduated with honors from the University of Florida Levin College of Law. While in law school, Mr. Padgett served as the Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Technology Law and Policy, overseeing the transition of the journal to an all-online format. Mr. Padgett spent his first summer of law school interning at the United States Department of Education, Office for Civil Rights, where he participated in multiple investigations of schools, universities, and school districts. He also spent time clerking for a mid-sized law firm in the Orlando area.
Prior to law school, Mr. Padgett attended the University of South Florida for his undergraduate studies, receiving a Bachelor of Arts Degree in History. After graduating, Mr. Padgett spent two years teaching United States History at a high school in Polk County, Florida, where he also coached cross country and track.
Mr. Padgett primarily practices in the firm’s education law section, representing charter school clients across the State of Florida in complex transactional and litigation matters. Additionally, Mr. Padgett has experience in other areas of the law including criminal defense, intellectual property, and commercial litigation.