Advocate Law Firm, P.A., handles cases surrounding family issues like legal separation, custody, domestic abuse, and adoption. The team facilitates collaborative meetings to relieve tension between parties, and it advocates for LGBTQ+ rights by providing legal assistance on same-sex divorce. Its other practice areas are estate planning and criminal defense. Founder Melissa Wilson has been representing people for over 20 years and serves as the vice president of the Polk Association For Women Lawyers. Spanish-speaking clients in Lakeland are accommodated.