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Tarsila Crawford, Esq.

Associate

Justia Profile

Mrs. Tarsila Crawford attended college and law school in Florida.  Mrs. Crawford attended the University of Florida where she was active in student groups serving as President of the Brazilian’ Student Association and earning the Presidential Award for Excellence in the study of Portuguese.  In law school Mrs. Crawford competed with her school’s trial team winning a regional tournament in Las Vegas and securing a position in the Elite Eight in New Orleans.   She worked for the Legal Aid Society in Florida where she researched appellate court issues related to civil rights and the State Attorney’s Office in Florida where she prosecuted misdemeanor offenders.  Following law school she moved to Tennessee after working for the State of Tennessee, Office of the Attorney General as a clerk for the Civil Litigation and State Services Division, Consumer Advocate and Protection Division, and the General Civil Division.

Mrs. Crawford passed the Tennessee Bar Exam in November 2008 and began working as an Associate at Widrig Law, PLLC in January 2009.  Mrs. Crawford is originally from Sao Paulo, Brazil.  She lives with her Husband and daughter in Wilson County.

Education

J.D., Barry University School of Law Orlando, FL, 2008

B.A., University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, 2005
Cum Laude Political Science and Portuguese Certificate in Latin American Studies

Bar Admissions

State Court in Tennessee
Unite States District Court of the Middle District of Tennessee

Professional Activities

Harry Phillips Inn of Court

CASA Wilson County

Language Skills

  • Portuguese
  • Spanish