A Law Firm That’s Just The Right Size

The attorneys of Pilka Adams & Reed, P.A., in Lakeland and Brandon, provide service to our clients and to the legal profession in the state of Florida. Our firm has been serving clients for more than 30 years.

Our attorneys come from a variety of backgrounds and have an array of strengths.

Contact us today if you need legal assistance with any of the following:

  • Bankruptcy
  • Business & Commercial
  • Car Accident
  • Contracts
  • Criminal Defense
  • DUI/DWI
  • Divorce
  • Estate Planning
  • Personal Injury
  • Probate & Estate Administration
  • Real Estate
  • Trucking Accidents
  • Trusts
  • Wills
  • Workers’ Compensation
  • Wrongful Death

Call 813-653-3800 today to arrange your free initial consultation.

Attorney Daniel F. Pilka

Bar Admissions:

  • Florida
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Florida

Education:

  • Stetson University College of Law, Gulfport, Florida
    • J.D. - 1984
    • Honors: cum laude
    • Honors: Recipient of Charles A. Dana Scholarship
    • Honors: Recipient of the Cecil and Augusta Baily Award for Outstanding Scholastic Achievement
  • University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland
    • B.A. - 1980
    • Major: Economics

Professional Memberships and Achievements:

  • Hillsborough County Bar Association
  • Lakeland Bar Association
  • Brandon Bar Association, Former President
  • Florida Bar Association, Trial Lawyers Section
  • Member of Community Association Institute (CAI)
  • American Bar Association
  • Certified Civil Mediator
  • American Association for Justice (formerly ATLA)
  • Florida Trial Lawyers Association
  • The Florida Bar

Attorney James Adams

Bar Admissions:

  • Florida

Attorney Joseph Scott Reed

Bar Admissions:

  • Florida
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Florida, 2009

Education:

  • Stetson University College of Law, Gulfport, Florida
    • J.D. - 1994
    • Honors: Dean's List
    • Honors: High Grade (4.0) Construction Law Seminar (Graduation Writing Requirement)
    • Honors: Participant in Moot Court
  • Oral Roberts University, Tulsa, Oklahoma
    • B.S.
    • Honors: President's List
    • Honors: Dean's List
    • Honors: Phi Alpha Theta Honor Society
    • Major: Business Administration
    • Major: History

Professional Memberships and Achievements:

  • Lakeland Bar Association, Member
  • Elder Law Section of the Florida Bar, Member
  • Real Property Trust Law Section of the Florida Bar, Member
  • National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys
  • Florida Academy of Elder Law Attorneys
  • Polk County Estate Planning Council
  • Better Living for Seniors of Polk County
  • The Lakeland Rotary Club

Attorney Christine Trakas-Thornhill

Bar Admissions:

  • Florida, 2001

Education:

  • Florida Southern College, 1997
  •  St. Thomas University School of Law, 2001

Professional Memberships and Achievements:

  • American Business Women's Association
  • Winter Haven Women's Bar Association

Attorney Laurianne Ciccarelli

Bar Admissions:

  • Florida

Education:

  • Stetson University College of Law, St. Petersburg, Florida
    • J.D. - 1996
  • University of South Florida
    • B.A. - 1993
    • Major: History

Professional Memberships and Achievements:

  • Polk County Bar Association
  • Hillsborough County Bar Association

Attorney Richard Randolph Kosan

Bar Admissions:

  • Florida, 1990
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 11th Circuit
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Florida

Education:

  • University of Florida Levin College of Law, Gainesville, Florida
    • J.D. - 1989
  • University of Florida, Gainesville, FL

Office Locations

Brandon Office
330 Pauls Drive
Suite 100
Brandon, FL 33511
Lakeland Office
256 North Kentucky Avenue
Lakeland, FL 33801

Tampa Office
2708 W. Kennedy Boulevard
Tampa, FL 33609

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