A former Florida Supreme Court law clerk and board certified by the Florida Bar in Appellate Practice, Carrie Ann Wozniak is a member of Akerman's Appellate Practice and devotes her practice to representing clients in appellate litigation at the state and federal levels, as well as commercial litigation. She also serves as general counsel to the Florida Bankers Association.
Carrie Ann represents parties through the appellate process, including direct appeals, interlocutory appeals, and extraordinary writs. Her diverse appellate work ranges from appeals from class certification orders to representing state agencies in appeals involving public records and security exemption issues. She also frequently files amicus briefs on behalf of the banking sector and regularly consults with clients on banking issues.
She has served as Vice Chair of the Fifth District Court of Appeal Judicial Nominating Commission via nomination by the Florida Bar and appointment by the Governor, and as a member of the Florida Bar’s Appellate Practice Section Executive Council, Appellate Rules Committee, and Appellate Practice Board Certification Committee.