About Shaunette Stokes, Esq

Business and Wealth Protection Attorney

At Stokes Law Group, you’re not just hiring an attorney you’re partnering with a proactive advocate who is deeply invested in your success. Shaunette Stokes, our founder and Managing Partner, stands as a testament to what passionate and informed legal counsel can achieve.

Shaunette Stokes, Esq. – her Story

Shaunette Stokes, the founder and Managing Partner of Stokes Law Group, is a successful entrepreneur and attorney with a passion for empowering business owners and helping them achieve their goals. With years of experience in both the legal and business realms, Shaunette possesses a unique perspective and skill set that enables her to provide invaluable guidance to her clients.

Shaunette’s educational journey began at Florida A&M University, where she earned a bachelor’s degree in Political Science. She continued her education at the same institution, graduating Magna Cum Laude with a master’s degree in Public Administration. Shaunette then pursued her Juris Doctorate from North Carolina Central University School of Law in Durham, North Carolina.

Her legal expertise encompasses a broad range of areas, including Intellectual Property, Estate Planning, Probate, and Personal Injury. Shaunette is a practicing attorney licensed in the state of Florida and is dedicated to staying at the forefront of legal knowledge. Her commitment to lifelong learning extends beyond her own education; she currently serves as an adjunct professor in the Paralegal Studies program at Hillsborough Community College, teaching courses in Copyright and Music Law, as well as Contract Law.

In addition to her legal accomplishments, Shaunette is an experienced entrepreneur who understands the challenges and opportunities that business owners face. This background enables her to provide insightful advice on how to grow businesses or protect them from litigation. She works with a diverse group of clients, assisting entrepreneurs and individuals alike as they navigate the legal landscape and focus on their core competencies.

Shaunette’s dedication to helping others extends beyond the courtroom and the classroom. She regularly speaks to various groups about the complexities of the law in their communities, further establishing herself as an expert in her field. Her goal in life is not just to excel in her own career, but to make a positive impact on the lives of others through her knowledge, experience, and passion for the law.

When you choose to work with Shaunette Stokes, you’re not just gaining a skilled attorney – you’re partnering with a dedicated advocate who is committed to your success. Let Shaunette’s expertise and dedication to client satisfaction guide you and your business toward a brighter future.

“Shaunette took my idea and helped me turn it into a profitable company in less than a year!”

Why WoRk With her?

Choosing Shaunette means opting for a relationship-centered experience. Her dedication to client satisfaction and success is unwavering. Every piece of advice, every legal strategy, and every court representation is delivered with your best interests as the paramount objective.

Education and accomplishments

Shaunette Stokes’ scholastic and professional milestones mark her as a paragon in the legal field. Her academic accolades, capped with a Juris Doctorate, lay the foundation for a career rich in diversity and success. As an attorney, educator, and entrepreneur, her achievements resonate through her profound impact on clients and the legal community. Shaunette’s relentless pursuit of knowledge and excellence sets her apart, offering a beacon of inspiration and unparalleled expertise to those she serves.


  • Juris Doctorate,
  • North Carolina Central University
  • Masters in Public Administration, Florida A&M University
  • Bachelors in Political Science, Florida A&M University

Professional memberships

  • Florida Bar, Member
  • Hillsborough County Bar, Member
  • Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc-Tampa Alumnae (2014-Present)

Community Outreach

  • Workshop Facilitator, Hillsborough County Contractor Developer Program
  • Workshop Facilitator, Tampa Black Heritage Festival

What She Can Do For You and Your Business…

Wealth Protection

Brand Protection

Wealth Creation







10150 Highland Manor Dr. Suite 200

Tampa FL 33610