Shawntozi Y. Campbell is an associate in the Miami office of Roig Lawyers.
Shawntozi concentrates her practice in the area of first-party property litigation. She handles all aspects of insurance defense litigation, including examinations under oath, depositions, hearings, arbitrations, mediations, and preparation for trial.
Shawntozi has extensive proficiency in transactional contract settlement negotiation, contract disputes, foreclosure defense, personal injury, and employment discrimination.
Prior to joining the firm, Shawntozi gained invaluable legal experience at several law firms practicing an array of legal matters. It was during this time that Ms. Campbell decided to continue her education by pursuing her doctorate in Criminal Justice Organization and Management from Nova Southeastern University. While enrolled in the Ph.D. program, Shawntozi was a full-time educator of Criminal Justice, Criminal Law, and Business Law at several universities. In May 2019, Shawntozi completed her dissertation on the first study to explore the current prevalence of hate crimes motivated by sexual orientation in Florida after the US legalization of same-sex marriages.
A South Florida native, Ms. Campbell, as a first-generation college student, graduated from Florida Atlantic University, where she received her Bachelor of Arts, cum laude in Criminal Justice. Ms. Campbell was then accepted into St. Thomas University’s School of Law. During her time in law school, as a member of the University’s Immigration Clinic, Ms. Campbell was afforded the opportunity to represent non-citizens pro bono in their pursuit of asylum in the United States. Garnering inclusion on the Dean’s List every semester, in 2011, Ms. Campbell graduated cum laude from St. Thomas University.