Freidin Brown, P.A.
200 South Biscayne Blvd. Suite 3100 Miami, Florida 33131
Service & Leadership Florida Bar Board Certification in Juvenile Law Florida Trend Legal Elite 2018 Daily Business Review Attorney of the Year, 2016 Florida Bar Juvenile Court Rules Committee Florida Bar Juvenile Law Certification Committee Florida Bar Leadership Academy Class I Florida Children’s Justice Act Taskforce National Institute for Trial Advocacy, Program Director JTIP Certified Trainer
Education JD, University of Florida Levin College of Law BA, College of William and Mary
Bar Admission Florida, 2005 Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals, 2017 Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals, 2018 United States District Court, Southern District of Florida, 2019
Whitney Untiedt is a member of the Advisory Council of the Southern Juvenile Defender Center. Whitney has significant legal experience in a wide range of areas, including complex civil litigation and appellate practice. At Freidin Brown, P.A., she leads the firm’s national Whistleblower and Qui Tam practice, while also representing victims of medical malpractice and complex personal injuries throughout the state of Florida. Before joining the firm, Whitney was a partner and Director of Pro Bono Initiatives at an AmLaw 100 firm where she developed a national reputation for her work on behalf of nonprofit organizations and vulnerable clients facing complicated legal situations.
A public interest lawyer and former juvenile public defender, Whitney is frequently sought out for her thought leadership on issues involving child advocacy and juvenile justice, and travels nationwide as a member of the National Institute for Trial Advocacy faculty and as a Certified JTIP Trainer for the National Juvenile Defender Center. She was recognized as the 2016 Attorney of the Year by the Daily Business Review for her leadership in juvenile advocacy post-Miller v. Alabama. Whitney is the author of a chapter in the 2018 edition of Florida Juvenile Law and Practice and often lectures at regional and national juvenile justice conferences and trainings.