Attorney Michele Rayner-Goolsby is the founder and principal attorney of Civil Liberty Law and is an award-winning and highly sought-after attorney.. Attorney Rayner has been selected as a “Rising Star” by Super Lawyers and is a Top-Rated AVVO attorney, and has garnered many community awards.
Prior to forming Rayner Robinson, Attorney Rayner honed her legal skills as a criminal defense attorney for the State of Florida. She later continued her career working with two well-established law firms in the Tampa Bay Area and establishing her own successful solo practice.
Attorney Rayner is passionate about her client’s rights and takes that approach in every matter she handles. She ensures their rights are protected as if they were own family. She has successfully represented clients in criminal, family, civil rights and personal injury matters.
Attorney Rayner is committed to serving the Tampa Bay Area, as she is a Clearwater native. She is active in the Pasco County Teen Court, Pinellas County Law Fest and the Clearwater Bar Legal Fair as a volunteer attorney. She also serves on the Florida Bar’s Diversity and Inclusion Committee, the Fred G. Minnis Bar Association and is a founding member of the Women Lawyers of Pasco County. Attorney Rayner is a proud member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.
Attorney Rayner has been featured on Dr. Drew, HLN, CNN, NewsOne, The Huffington Post, The Root, and various national and local radio, television and print media.