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10.0Jessica Meredith Felix
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JESSICA M. FELIX

Jessica M. Felix has extensive knowledge and experience in the area of Marital and Family Law. She prides herself on her dedication to her cases and clients. She is a strategic and effective advocate who spends the time and effort to make sure that her clients understand the process, the law, the possible outcomes, and the risks of either going to court or settling their cases.

Jessica’s practice consists primarily of mediating family law disputes.  When Jessica is not mediating, she also represents clients through the collaborative divorce process and testifies as a fee expert in family law matters.

Jessica has been practicing law since 2002.  Before opening Felix & Baseman, she was a partner at Older, Lundy & Alvarez where she proficiently litigated and mediated Marital and Family Law matters. Prior to that, Jessica was an associate of the law firm of Swope, Rodante, P.A. where she practiced in the areas of insurance coverage, insurance bad faith, personal injury, and product liability.

Jessica is a member of the Florida Bar, the Hillsborough County Bar Association, the Family Law Section of the Hillsborough County Bar Association, and the Family Law Section of the Florida Bar.  Jessica is a member of several collaborative organizations, including,  the Collaborative Law Section of the Hillsborough County Bar Association, the Tampa Bay Academy of Collaborative Professionals (TBACP), the Florida Academy of Collaborative Professionals (FACP) and the International Academy of Collaborative Professionals (IACP). She is currently co-chair of Tampa Bay Academy of Collaborative Professionals and has previously been the secretary and a board member of the organization.  Jessica was also a former conference co-chair for the FACP,  and a former co-chair of the Collaborative Law Section of the Hillsborough County Bar Association.

Jessica has been collaboratively trained since 2010 and has been a Florida Supreme Court Certified Family Law Mediator since 2015.

Jessica has authored several articles on family law related matters and has been a speaker at a number of continuing education courses, conferences and legal functions regarding family law litigation, discovery, trial preparation and collaborative family law practice.

Jessica earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in psychology from Emory University in 1998; and her Juris Doctorate Degree, cum laude, from the Florida State University College of Law in 2002. While at Emory she worked with the Department of Psychiatry in a research-based preschool for children diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorders.

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MARK F. BASEMAN

Mark F. Baseman heads the firm’s appellate division. Mark started his career as a litigator in 2011 but transitioned his practice to focus almost exclusively on family law appeals around 2017. In addition to his appellate work, Mark regularly acts as a consultant to outside attorneys on litigation cases involving complex legal matters.

Mark’s practice has always centered around family law. Mark started his legal career as an associate with Older, Lundy & Alvarez in 2011 before founding Felix, Felix & Baseman with his partners in 2016.

Mark earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Communication from Florida State University in 2004, his Master of Science degree in Rhetorical and Political Communication Theory from Florida State University in 2006, and his Juris Doctorate degree from Temple University’s Beasley School of Law in 2011. In addition to being a member of the Florida Bar, Mark serves on the executive council of both the Family Law Section of the Hillsborough County Bar Association (HCBA) and the Stann Givens Family Law Inn of Tampa.

Mark frequently teaches continuing education courses on appellate law and he has written several articles for publications including Lawyer Magazine and the Florida Bar Family Law Commentator. In 2022, Mark was honored to receive the Theodore Millison Professionalism Award.

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STACEY L. HUDON

Stacey L. Hudon heads the firm’s family law litigation division. Stacey has been practicing law since 2010. Stacey is a strong proponent of the collaborative divorce process, but she prides herself in effectively advocating for her clients whether through settlement negotiations or in the courtroom. Stacey believes it is critical that her clients understand their rights, the legal process and the law, and she works closely with her clients to ensure that they feel as comfortable as possible throughout the entire litigation process.

Prior to starting with Felix & Baseman, Stacey was a Senior Litigation Attorney at Cordell Law, L.L.P., an associate attorney at Joryn Jenkins, P.A., and an Assistant Attorney General in the Children’s Legal Services Division of the Office of the Attorney General where she represented the State of Florida in dependency matters. Stacey also has previous litigation experience in landlord-tenant and foreclosure matters.

Stacey is a member of the Florida Bar, the Hillsborough County Bar Association, the Family Law Section of the Hillsborough County Bar Association, the Family Law Section of the Florida Bar, the Stann Givens Family Law Inn of Tampa, the Hillsborough Association for Women Lawyers and the Florida Association for Women Lawyers.  She serves on the Executive Council of the Family Law Section of the Hillsborough County Bar Association.

Stacey is also a member of several collaborative organizations, including, the Collaborative Law Section of the Hillsborough County Bar Association, Next Generation Divorce, the Florida Academy of Collaborative Professionals (FACP), and the International Academy of Collaborative Professionals (IACP). Stacey is currently co-chair of Next Generation Divorce.  In 2022, Stacey was honored to receive the “Member of the Year” award from Next Generation Divorce.

Stacey has authored articles in the areas of collaborative divorce and family law matters.

Stacey earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Criminology from the University of Florida in 2007 and her Juris Doctorate Degree from Stetson University College of Law in 2010.

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DANIELLE JANISH

Danielle Janish is a Certified Paralegal through the National Association of Legal Assistants (NALA) and has spent her legal career working almost exclusively in the areas of marital and family law. She received her Associates in Science degree in Paralegal Studies from Hillsborough Community College with High Honors in 2012, and has been a certified paralegal since that time.

Danielle graduated magna cum laude from the University of South Florida in 2016, earning a Bachelor of Arts degree in Business Administration with minors in Finance and Economics.