Ashley Arends received her B.S. in Marine Science and Chemistry from the University of Miami, graduating cum laude in 2005. Ashley received her Juris Doctor from the University Of Iowa School Of Law in 2008. While at Iowa Ashley excelled in the Stephenson Mock Trial Competition and was an active member of the Environmental Law Society. During law school, Ashley joined the prestigious United States Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of Iowa for her legal internship. Ashley began her post graduate law career with the Miami-Dade State Attorney’s Office where she served as an Assistant State Attorney protecting the rights of crime victims. Ashley is licensed to practice before all Florida State Courts; her talent is now focused on defending the rights of homeowners in the field of Foreclosure Defense Litigation.