Lesley Ann Rhyne, Esq Lesley joined Cunningham Miller P.A. in February 2010 to practice civil law, specifically concentrating in probate administration and litigation, wills and estate planning, family law, dissolutions, guardianships, civil litigation, contracts, and real estate. Her recent practice has included appellate matters.
Prior to joining Cunningham Miller, P.A., Lesley worked as a solo general practitioner in Islamorada, FL, corporate intellectual property counsel for Motorola, Inc. in Ft. Lauderdale, FL and Basingstoke, UK and Patent Attorney for North American Phillips Corp. in Tarrytown, NY. Prior to her corporate experience Lesley worked as an associate attorney with Rosen, Dainow and Jacobs, an intellectual property law firm, in New York, NY. Lesley is currently admitted to practice law and is a member of the professional associations in the states of Florida, New York, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, U.S. Patent Bar, United States Southern District, and is presently pursuing Florida Bar certification in Wills, Trusts and Estates.
Lesley earned her undergraduate degree from University of Florida, College of Engineering in Computer and Information Sciences. She worked for Intel Corp. for three years before attending University of Miami Graduate Business Program and then University of Miami Law School to receive her Doctorate in Jurisprudence. She completed her last year of law school in New York City to study international business law. While in law school Lesley interned at Miami and New York law firms practicing in a variety of legal fields.
Lesley relocated to Islamorada with her husband and four children. Her husband is the owner operator of Coconut Cay Resort and Marina in Marathon, FL. Her eldest daughter is presently attending Duke University and her second daughter is attending Stetson University. Lesley enjoys time with her two sons both of which are avid sports participants. Lesley is active in the local community and is a certified private pilot. She enjoys tennis, boating, and spending time with her family and friends.