Dawn Underhill

SMRL Law Firm serving Sarasota County, Bradenton, Lakewood Ranch, North Port, Venice, & throughout the state of Florida

Certified Paralegal* Dawn Underhill joined Syprett Meshad in 1993 and has worked as a paralegal since 1988, garnering over 25 years of experience dealing with domestic relations cases. She is a member of the National Association of Legal Assistants, and is trained and proficient in the use of the specialized software program Divorce Power Analyzer (DPA).

Dawn is primarily responsible for assisting Attorney Peter J. Krotec with domestic relations cases performing such services as: investigation and analysis of financial disclosure and documentation; preparation of draft pleadings; completion of equitable distribution; lifestyle analysis; alimony and child support calculations; legal research; general trial preparation; and client communications.

A Florida native, Dawn earned her paralegal certificate from the Sarasota County Technical Vocational Center, now known as Suncoast Technical College. She is a member of the National Association of Legal Assistants.

Dawn can be contacted via e-mail at [email protected].

*Certification from NALA means that Dawn has met the highest professional standards, has successfully completed a rigorous examination process, and completes the requisite number of continuing education hours annually.


Practice Areas:
- Domestic Relations Cases
Supporting Attorney:
- Peter J. Krotec