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Cody J. Vallette


During his undergraduate studies, Mr. Vallette studied at The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina after winning The Citadel Scholar’s Scholarship prior to his freshman year. As a cadet, Mr. Vallette was a member of the school’s rugby team as a flanker and utility forward and was involved in extensive volunteer efforts throughout the local Charleston area. Upon his graduation in 2016, he earned a simultaneous Bachelor of Arts in both Political Science and Psychology.

Mr. Vallette later earned his Juris Doctor from Stetson University College of Law in 2020. Prior to graduation, he clerked at the Department of Justice, United States Attorney’s Office for the Middle District of Florida in the Criminal Division. He also worked as a Certified Legal Intern for the Veterans Law Institute, where he assisted in the representation of misdiagnosed veterans of the armed forces in their appeals for proper medical assistance to the U.S. Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims and to the Board of Veterans’ Appeals.

Mr. Vallette also served for four years in the Army National Guard as an Infantryman, enlisting while still a cadet at The Citadel. After work, he enjoys spending time with his dog Colt, an American Bulldog, cooking, or exploring the local breweries of the Tampa Bay area.

  • Stetson University College of Law, J.D.,
  • The Citadel, The Military College of S.C.
  • B.A. in Political Science and International Affairs
  • B.A. in Psychology
  • Florida
  • Florida Bar Young Lawyers Division