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Maris K.V. Snell

240 South Pineapple Avenue
10th Floor
Sarasota, FL 34236


Mary Beth Hayes
Direct941.366.6660 x2475

Maris Snell is in the Broker-Dealer Litigation Practice Group of Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP. Maris focuses her practice on broker-dealer litigation and arbitration.  She is a member of a team of Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP attorneys who represent large financial institutions and high net-worth individuals in securities litigation and violations of contractual covenants.  Her practice also focuses on employment law, restrictive covenants, trade secrets, commercial litigation, and arbitration before the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA).

At the University of Florida Levin College of Law, Maris received Book Awards in Global Cyber Law, Art Law, and Law Review.  She was the Senior Managing Editor of the Florida Law Review and received the DT Smith Outstanding Associate Editor Award.  Maris's Case Comment, Section 875(x):  Not for All Intents and Purposes, was selected for publication in the Florida Law Review's September 2016 issue.  She was also a teaching assistant in Legal Writing and Appellate Advocacy and participated in a summer study abroad program in France.  Maris completed a legal internship at the City Attorney's Office in Ormond Beach and was a summer associate at Shumaker before joining the firm upon graduation from law school.

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  • J.D., cum laude, University of Florida Levin College of Law, 2016
  • B.S., Public Relations, University of Florida, 2013

Bar and Court Admissions

  • Florida, 2016
  • Maryland, 2017
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Florida, 2017
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Florida, 2017
  • U.S. District Court Maryland, 2018
  • U.S. Court of Appeals Third Circuit, 2018