Meet Our Staff
At Brown & Associates Law & Title, P.A., our focus is the success of our clients. Each client is unique with a different story and different issues to address. Our team is dedicated to providing premier title services and legal representation tailored to fit the respective needs of our clients by our knowledgeable and trusted professionals.
Brown & Associates Law & Title, P.A., advises and advocates for clients for title services and for a variety of civil matters in the areas of real estate, business and contractual disputes, and estate planning.
Attorney Barbara Brown
Attorney Daniel Bonardi
Meet Our Mascot, Christopher
In the cape that Mike K gave him-Our Superhero!
Attorney Barbara Brown
Barbara is admitted to practice law in Florida and Texas and has been practicing locally in the Tampa Bay Area since 2002. She is recognized by her peers in the legal community as one of the Top Lawyers in the Tampa Bay Area by Tampa Bay Magazine. With a passion toward real estate law, Barbara sits as a Director on the Bay Area Real Estate Counsel. She is also a member of the Attorneys’ Title Fund Services, LLC, providing residential and commercial real estate closing, title insurance, and escrow services. Barbara has chosen to surround herself with top qualified attorneys and legal staff.Christopher is our official mascot and the light of Barbara’s life!
Attorney Daniel Bonardi
Daniel Bonardi graduated Magna Cum Laude from WMU Cooley Law School. He currently serves as the Real Property Vice Chair for the Saint Petersburg Bar Association. Daniel is a native Floridian who has lived in the Tampa Bay area since 2010.
Attorney Neha Patel
Neha Patel graduated from Stetson University College of Law. While attending law school, Neha was involved with the Real Property Probate and Trust Law Society. She also clerked at a civil litigation firm that primarily dealt with first-party property insurance claims. Neha grew up in Tallahassee, is an avid football fan, and loves to travel.
Attorney Arturo Uzdavinis
Arturo Uzdavinis is a Tampa native and Spanish speaker who graduated Cum Laude from Barry University School of Law. Arturo is licensed in Florida, South Carolina, and Ohio, and is as committed to representing the clients of Brown & Associates as he was to his NFL football career prior to attending law school. He is a member of the Jesuit Bar Association, NFL Players Association, and enjoys spending time with his wife, Sydney, and their two daughters, Ruth and Evelyn.
Attorney Austin Parker
Attorney Austin Parker graduated with a Doctorate of Law from Western Michigan University Cooley Law School and a Master’s Degree in Entrepreneurial Studies at the University of South Florida. He is also an active Contract Advisor with Independent Sports & Entertainment since 2018. Austin’s current focus in law is Estate Planning.
Alexandra Leonard – Operations Director
Alexandra graduated from the University of South Florida with a Bachelor’s degree in Relational Communications. She has extensive professional administrative and client relations experience. She is extremely ambitious and takes pride in everything that she does.
Patricia Soissong – Accounting Manager
Patricia was born in Pennsylvania and moved to Florida in 1990. She worked in the hotel business as a Controller for over 30 years. She has been married for 42 years and has two grown children, one grandson, a retired racing greyhound and two cats. She enjoys reading and solving word search puzzles.
Jenypher Gonzalez – Legal Assistant
Jenypher graduated with a Bachelors degree from John Jay College of Criminal Justice in New York. She was born and raised in New York but relocated to Tampa with her son. Jenypher has experience in Real Estate, Probates and Estates. She is also fluent in English and Spanish.
Dena Burke – Compliance Manager / Post Closer
Dena Burke has been in the title industry for about 25 years. She has owned her own title company as well as worked for other title companies. She is a degreed Paralegal (AS) which assists tremendously when dealing with title issues. Her expertise is in Quality Control issues. She is originally from Wisconsin but has lived in Florida since 1983. She has 3 children, all of which are grown and 6 grandchildren.
Kevin Nims-Title Insurance Agent
Kevin is a North Carolina native. He has lived in Tampa, Fl since 1996. Kevin is a licensed Title Insurance Agent and he has been in the title industry since 2004. With 18 years’ experience as a closer, Kevin is attuned to the little details and works hard to make sure each real estate sale or refinance is settled professionally. Kevin has a warm communication style, and he is always available to answer questions regarding your real estate sale or refinance. In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with family and friends, and enjoys cooking out on the weekends.
Anna Vertefeuille – Legal Assistant
Anna graduated from Eckerd College and received her JD from Vermont Law School. Anna was born and raised in Connecticut but relocated to St. Petersburg.
Steven White – Sr. Paralegal
Steven White is a retired attorney who has been a business consultant since 2008 training and representing small businesses and government contractors. He was Regional Counsel for the U.S. Small Business Administration and a Special Assistant U.S. Attorney in Philadelphia. He is a business owner and has been providing local legal support services. Steven has a B.A. and J.D. degree from Temple University and an MBA from Southern New Hampshire University.
Kim Creasy – Title Processor/Closer
Kim has been in the Title Industry for almost 25 years. She is a Licensed Title Agent and has her Associates Degree as a Paralegal. She has worked with a wide range of real estate transactions, REO Sales, Short Sales, Refinance, Commercial Properties and regular home purchases. Her 25 years of experience in these types of transactions makes her knowledgeable, flexible and a problem solver. She has lived in the Tampa Bay area since 1980, is originally from Sacramento California. She has a husband of 29 years, 2 children and 2 grandsons that keep her busy. She enjoys her Family, 2 dogs, gardening and just goofing off on the weekends.