Shanta N. Matthews graduated from the University of Florida College of Law with Honors in 2009. While in law school she was an intern for two Circuit Court Judges in Alachua County, Florida. Since passing the Bar in September 2009, Shanta has worked as a trial attorney for the Office of the Public Defender, Fifth Judicial Circuit of Florida and has been admitted to practice in the Middle District Court. She is a member of the Florida Justice Association, the Florida Association of Women Lawyers and the Marion County Bar Association. Shanta is active with Altrusa and the Junior League of Ocala.
Shanta practices in the area of Personal Injury.