County Attorney
R.A. Cuevas Jr.

County Attorney's Office
111 NW 1st Street, Suite 2810
Miami, Florida 33128

Phone
305.375.5151

Fax
305.375.5634

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Attorney Profile

Shannon D. Summerset-Williams

Practice Areas

  • Social Services & Public Health Trust
  • Tort Liability & Medical Malpractice

Education

  • University of Pennsylvania, J.D., 1995
  • Cornell University

Court Admissions

  • The Florida Bar, 1995
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida, 1995

Shannon D. Summerset-Williams

Joined the Office in 1995
Assistant County Attorney
sds2@miamidade.gov 305-375-5488

Shannon D. Summerset works in the area of housing, social services, and economic development, and also practices in the area of tort litigation. She has worked on numerous deals which brought countless businesses and thousands of jobs to Miami-Dade County and has tried numerous landlord/tenant cases.

In the affordable housing area, Shannon has participated in real estate transactions that resulted in a significant increase in homeownership and affordable rental housing for the residents of Miami-Dade County.  Shannon also has drafted legislation that led to business and tax incentives for businesses providing jobs to low and moderate income people.

In addition to her work on affordable housing and economic development, Shannon has worked in the labor and employee relations area representing the County in dozens of personnel appeal hearings.