The DeWitt Law Firm’s founder, Sherri K. DeWitt, has been practicing in Central Florida for over 25 years. A 1982 Cornell Law School graduate, Sherri DeWitt has committed herself, her attorneys, and her staff to providing the type of excellence demanded to assist clients achieve their goals in a warm and friendly environment.
Prior to joining the DeWitt Law Firm, P.A., Mr. DeWitt was an Assistant Public Defender for the Ninth Judicial Circuit in Orange County, Florida. After handling hundreds of criminal cases and gaining trial experience, Mr. DeWitt joined the DeWitt Law Firm. Today, he continues to practice criminal law as well as domestic, commercial, and real estate litigation.
Mr. Malatesta focuses his practice on protecting the rights of victims who have been injured because of the negligence of others. He is focused on ensuring injured victims receive the medical care and treatment they need and are fully compensated for their losses.
Born and raised in Miami, Florida, Attorney Ruggiero has always had a passion for helping others with her positive outlook and diligent work ethic. Prior to joining the DeWitt Law Firm, P.A. Attorney Ruggiero began her legal career at a full service firm in Maitland and concentrated her practice in the area of mortgage foreclosure defense, criminal defense, family and domestic law, and general civil litigation.
Andrew Hoek is the newest member of DeWitt Law Firm, and brings with him experience in both real estate and environmental and land use law. A native of Florida, Andrew has resided on the west coast of Florida for the majority of his life. Andrew obtained his Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Florida where he majored in Political Science and minored in Business Administration.
In Memoriam Prior to merging with the DeWitt Law Firm, P.A., Charlie Hounchell was the principal shareholder of Florida Property Law, LLC with over 20 years of legal experience, serving as an assistant state attorney, an insurance coverage litigator representing homeowners and as a real estate attorney specializing in commercial and residential buyer and seller representation.