Donna DeVaney Stockham is the President of Stockham Law Group. She received her Juris Doctor, cum laude, from Stetson University College of Law, St. Petersburg, Florida in 1997 and she was admitted to the Florida Bar that same year. She belongs to several professional associations including the Windstorm Insurance Network where she served as a Board Member for 4 years, the Florida Association of Public Insurance Adjusters (FAPIA), Federal Association for Insurance Reform (FAIR), Board of Governors, and Florida Policyholder Cooperative (FPC), Executive Board Member. Mrs. Stockham represents homeowners, boat owners, business owners, condominium associations, hotels, restaurants, churches, and monasteries in property damage insurance litigation claims. Mrs. Stockham is often asked to speak to organizations and associations about property insurance law.
Mrs. Stockham is AV Preeminent Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell®, was selected for inclusion to the Florida Super Lawyers® list for ten (10) consecutive years and prior to that was selected as a Rising Star® from 2010-2012, selected to Florida Trend's 2016-2020 Florida Legal Elite, ranked by peers as one of Tampa's Top Lawyers published in The National Law Journal in 2012 and has been recognized by Tampa's Best Lawyers: The Definitive Guide to Legal Representation in Tampa, 2012 Edition. In addition to the above achievements and awards, she received a rating of 5.0 out of 5.0 from peers from the Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review. These ratings and recognitions are extremely valuable when evaluating a lawyer. The AV ratings reflect the confidential opinions of members of the bar, the judiciary, and attorneys and Mrs. DeVaney Stockham has held this high rating since her 3rd year as a lawyer. The legal abilities that she was rated on are based on performance in five key areas: Legal Knowledge, Lawyer's familiarity with the laws governing his/her specific area of practice(s, Analytical Capabilities - Lawyer's creativity in analyzing legal issues and applying technical knowledge, Judgment - Lawyer's demonstration of the salient factors that drive the outcome of a given case or issue, Communication Ability - Lawyer's capability to communicate persuasively and credibly, Legal Experience - Lawyer's degree of experience in his/her specific area of practice(s).