July 2022
Lissa MacDonald
Real Estate Paralegal
Lissa was born and raised in Southern California. She graduated from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) and obtained her law degree from Santa Clara University School of Law. Lissa practiced criminal law for the County of San Diego. She worked with the indigent as a Deputy Public Defender for two years and as a Deputy District Attorney for nearly 10 years prosecuting Identity Theft, Securities Fraud, Domestic Violence, and general felony crimes. 

In 2016, Lissa and her husband decided to move back to her husband’s hometown of Venice, where he took over the family business, Horse and Chaise Rentals and Property Management, Inc. Once here, Lissa began volunteering with Mothers of Preschoolers (MOPs), Venice Vikings Pop Warner Cheer Program, SERTOMA Club of Venice, the City of Venice’s Architectural Review Board, and Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Sun Coast.

Lissa brings her skills and background along with her dedication and commitment to our Real Estate & Title Insurance department. She plans to sit for the FL Bar Exam next year.
Valerie Cottrell
Director of Marketing
Valerie was born and raised right here in Venice, FL. She graduated from Edison State College with a degree in Business Management and holds certifications in Marketing and Google AdWords. She brings to Ledbetter Law Group a well-rounded background with over 20 years of experience in Marketing Management.

Valerie's career began as the Communications Director at Plantation Golf & Country Club.
In 2015, she joined a Personal Injury Law Firm in Port Charlotte as their Marketing Coordinator/Administrator. In 2019, she flipped hats and joined a multi-state healthcare corporation based in Fort Myers as the Marketing Manager. For three years, Valerie directed a team responsible for the onboarding of all the healthcare providers.

Valerie is beyond excited to come back to the Venice Community as the Director of Marketing at Ledbetter Law Group.
Brielle Neptune
Probate & Trust Paralegal
We appreciate all
that you both do!
Mary Lynne Jewell
Probate & Trust Paralegal
Thank you for trusting our Real Estate Team here at Ledbetter Law Group.
Congratulations to BOTH the buyers and to the sellers.
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