FORT MYERS, Fla. (Oct. 11, 2022) – Pavese Law Firm is pleased to announce that attorney Raychel Thomas passed the bar and was sworn in on Monday, September 26. Ms. Thomas joined
Pavese in 2021. Her primary areas of focus include Agricultural and Natural Resources Law, Environmental and Water Law, and Land Use Law, assisting property owners with permitting and regulatory issues.
Ms. Thomas is from North Florida where she grew up as a fourth-generation member of her family’s farming and ranching operations, producing beef and registered Angus cattle, hay, and watermelons. Growing up in a rural area and working on her family’s farm fostered Ms. Thomas’s commitment to serving and assisting agricultural producers in Florida.
Ms. Thomas attended the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences at the University of Florida where she graduated in 2018 with a Bachelor of Science in Agricultural Education and Communication and a minor in Agricultural and Natural Resources Law. Ms. Thomas then attended the University of Florida Levin College of Law where she graduated with her Juris Doctor in 2021. While in law school, Ms. Thomas was recognized by the City, County, and Local Government Law Section of the Florida Bar for her research and work on urban agriculture, preemption, and property valuation.
About Pavese Law Firm
Pavese Law Firm is a full-service law firm with offices in Fort Myers, Cape Coral and West Palm Beach. The firm provides a broad range of legal services for individuals, families, small businesses and large corporations. Practice areas include agricultural, banking and finance, business and corporate, civil litigation, condominium and homeowners’ association law, construction, employment, environmental and water, estate planning, probate and trusts, marital and family, land use and government, and real estate law. Established in 1949 as a one-person general practice firm, Pavese Law Firm has grown into one of the largest legal practices in Southwest Florida. With a long history of service to Southwest Florida, Pavese Law Firm has played a significant role in the growth of local businesses, communities and major development projects. For more information, visit paveselaw.com.