Joe Miklas established his law practice in Islamorada, Florida Keys, and provides general legal services to a broad range of individual, business and corporate clients.
Born in Pensacola, Florida; admitted to Florida bar, 1973, Florida and U.S. District Court, Northern District of Florida; 1975, U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida.
Education: Pensacola Junior College, Millsaps College, and Florida State University receiving his Juris Doctorate in 1973. Phi Delta Phi.
Member: Florida House of Representatives Staff, 1972-1973; Florida Senate Staff, 1974.
Assistant Public Defender, Sixteenth Judicial Circuit, 1975-1977. Member, Board of Directors and Executive Committee, 1977-1983 and Secretary, 1980-1983, Legal Services of Greater Miami, Inc. (includes all of Monroe County / Florida Keys). Member, Judicial Nominating Commission, Third District Court of Appeals, 1990-1994.
Member: Florida Keys Bar Association (Treasurer 1975-1983); The Florida Bar (Member, Board of Governors, 1983-1989). Fellow, The Florida Bar Foundation (Member, Board of Directors, 1990-1996).