Tee Persad

Tee_PersadAppeals Lawyer “Tee” Persad, Esq.

Mr. Persad earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of the Virgin Islands, a Masters in Public Administration degree from the University of Akron, and a Doctor of Jurisprudence degree from the University of Akron. After law school, Mr. Persad served as a judicial law clerk to the Honorable Judith Nicely at the Court of Common Pleas in Ohio. Thereafter, Mr. Persad served as a judicial law clerk to the Honorable Vern A. Hodge, Chief Judge at the Territorial Court of the United States Virgin Islands. Mr. Persad advised Judge Hodge on a variety of civil and criminal matters. After completing his judicial clerkships, Mr. Persad entered private practice in Orlando, Florida. Mr. Persad has handled a number of appeals, including an appeal to the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit, and a petition for a writ of certiorari filed in the Supreme Court of the United States. Attorneypersad@cplspa.com

Mr. Persad is admitted to practice law in the following appellate courts:

  • The Supreme Court of the United States – Appeals from both State and federal appellate courts across the country.
  • The United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit – Appeals from United States District Courts in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Delaware, and the Supreme Court of the United States Virgin Islands.
  • The United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit – Appeals from United States District Courts in Florida, Georgia, and Alabama.
  • The Florida Supreme Court – Appeals from courts throughout Florida.
  • The Supreme Court of the United States Virgin Islands – Appeals from the Superior Court of the Virgin Islands

Bar Admissions

  • Florida, State and Federal, 1995
  • U.S. Virgin Islands, Territory and Federal, 1995
  • Third Circuit Court of Appeals
  • Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals
  • U.S. Supreme Court

Education

  • Harvard Law School
    Executive Education Program
    Negotiation, Leadership, and Conflict Resolution
  • Juris Doctorate, 1993.  University of Akron School of Law
  • Masters in Public Administration, 1994.  University of Akron Graduate School
  • B.A. in Business Administration, 1991.  University of the Virgin Islands
  • Diploma in Paralegal Studies, 1989. New York University
  • Certified by Supreme Court of Florida as Circuit Civil and Family Mediator
  • Certified by the U.S. Virgin Islands Superior Court as a Mediator
  • Judicial Clerkships in Family, Criminal and Civil Courts
  • U.S. Army Veteran, Quartermaster School

Professional Associations

  • Florida Bar Association
  • Federal Courts – Florida
  • Virgin Islands Bar Association
  • Federal Courts -U.S. Virgin Islands
  • American Bar Association
  • Orange County Bar Association

Contact

Tel: (407) 647-7887
Fax: (407) 647-5396
E-mail: attorneypersad@cplspa.com