Attorney Stanford is from the local area whose passion is to guide her clients through the legal process as stress free as possible under their circumstances.  Having ties to the community since birth on Eglin Air Force Base, she is committed to providing personal, focused, professional service to the community, and seeks to provide an services at a level she would expect from an attorney.  She is highly responsive to her clients. 

Attorney Stanford has several years of litigation experience in foreclosure and child abuse/dependency, elder abuse, divorce, custody, alimony and child support matters. She  served as In House Counsel/Contracts Attorney for computer distribution, software, and Aerospace companies. She is skilled at drafting and negotiating and reviewing highly sensitive sales, and service, multi-million dollar business to business agreements, protecting these companies from unnecessary expenses, tax, and legal exposures. 

Located in Destin, Florida. focusing on Family Law, Business Law, and Foreclosure Cases. Expert at negotiating Lender/Borrower conflicts, and representing Creditors/Lenders in hearings, mediations, and trials.


  • A Trusted Advisor

    Susan has worked with us on Corporate, HR, Insurance and Trial matters. She is available, attentive, patient and a strong advocate for her clients. No matter the hour or the topic, she is there to help. She is a great negotiator, and every contract she has written for us has been bulletproof. We ...
  • Hire Susan

    I hired Susan to be my divorce attorney. She has been excellent. Very easy to talk to and always responds quickly to my calls or emails. She definitely fights for your benefit. The cost was very reasonable. Highly recommend hiring her for your divorce attorney needs.   January 16, 2016 This re...
  • Child Custody Enforcement

    Mrs. Stanford was very attentive and on top of our case. Very personable, and down to earth. She never ignored questions and was always available.   July 12, 2021 This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
  • Family Law

    By Anonymous for Firm | Hired Firm August 21, 2017 Susan has been dealing with a very difficult divorce and I have been in another state. Her communication and dedication and most of all patience in this situation has been exemplary.
  • Attorney Recommendation

    Casey Waterhouse, Family Attorney on Mar 27, 2017 Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter Susan advocates for her clients, but remains civil and reasonable. She recognizes and respects both sides of the situation and that, in turn, can help resolve matters more efficiently.
  • Attorney Recommendation

    Christopher Cook, Family Attorney on Jul 28, 2021Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community I endorse Ms. Stanford as one of the few lawyers that has an exceptional grasp of the law and the ability to apply it to resolve client needs. She should be at the top of the list for anyone seeking legal r...
  • Attorney Recommendation

      Shayna Marsteller I endorse this lawyer.
  • Attorney Recommendation

    James Heath, Foreclosure Attorney on May 4, 2015Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter I endorse this lawyer. Attorney Stanford is knowlegeble and professional in her practice.
  • Attorney Recommendation

    Michael Hustick, Divorce and separation Attorney on Apr 22, 2015Relationship: Worked together on matter I endorse this lawyer.
  • Susan Stanford is the pitbull version of an attorney!

    Twice I've dealt with untenable persons who accepted payment, refused to render services and refused to return my payment or goods! Susan Stanford went to work on each of my cases and achieved a better than expected result - both times! When you know that you have an attorney like Susan, you can ...