Shauna Fisher Reeves
The lead instructor for the course is attorney Shauna Fisher Reeves, who has an undergraduate degree from Stetson University in DeLand and a Juris Doctor degree from Stetson University College of Law. Her schooling included accolades and honors. Reeves has been a member of The Florida Bar since 1996, and her experiences include serving with a local Orlando law firm specializing in the areas of insurance defense, worker's compensation and medical malpractice defense; practicing as an assistant district attorney prosecuting felony cases; teaching a basic litigation seminar for new lawyers with Georgia's Prosecuting Attorney Council; and also instructing continuing education courses for lawyers and for law enforcement personnel. Her personal references include circuit court judges, district attorneys and the partner of a major Orlando law firm.
Mitzi L. McPeck
Mitzi L. McPeck also serves as an instructor for the Lawyer's Assistant Program. She is a licensed attorney in the State of Michigan, who received her undergraduate and Juris Doctor degrees from Aquinas College and Valparaiso University School of Law, respectively. She has been a professor of legal studies in Florida since 2003. She develops curriculum, enhances syllabi and prepares lesson plans for a variety of legal courses. Her experience includes the private practice of law and that as a senior assistant prosecuting attorney, where she handled a variety of legal matters in all courts as well as researching, writing and arguing appeals before the Michigan Court of Appeals and the Supreme Court. She is a proven professional with extensive analytical and communication skills who is recognized by peers and students alike.