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Carla Dawn Franklin

Location: Gainesville, Florida

Phone: 352-820-8606


The Law Office of Carla D. Franklin, P.A. is dedicated to legal representation in two areas: Employment Law and Disability Law. Carla Franklin is a 1985 graduate of the University of Florida, Levin College of Law, where she was a member of Law Review. She is admitted to practice before all courts of the State of Florida, the United States District Courts for the Northern and Middle Districts, and the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit.

She began practicing law upon admission to the Florida Bar in 1985, concentrating her practice on employment-related litigation, representing both employees and small businesses, and disability claims. Carla Franklin has taught labor law at the Levin College of Law.

Areas of Practice

Employment Law -- Employee Employment Law -- Employer Family Law
Social Security -- Disability Employment-Related Litigation


Litigation Percentage: 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions: Florida, 1985
U.S. District Court Northern District of Florida U.S. District Court Middle District of Florida U.S. Court of Appeals 11th Circuit



University of Florida College of Law, Gainesville, Florida

J.D. - 1985

Law Review: University of Florida Law Review, Member

University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida




Lecturer, Labor Law , Levin College of Law 

Because of the complexity involved in disability and employment law, it's critical to have an experienced attorney who can provide a comprehensive understanding of the issues at hand.

For more than 30 years, I've dedicated my work as a Gainesville, Florida, lawyer solely to these areas of practice. I'm ready to put my experience to work for you.

              my firm today to arrange an initial consultation, which is free for disability issues. Weekday evening appointments are available upon request.

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Office Location

204 West University Avenue, Suite 3 
Gainesville, FL 32601 
Phone: 352-376-1384 
Fax: 352-337-2674 

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