Cassie M. Reed

Fort Walton Beach Civil And Criminal Law Firm

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Cassie McDonald Reed

Areas of Expertise:

  • Criminal Defense
  • Injunctions/Protective Orders
  • Family Law

Educational Background:

  • Bachelor’s Degree – University of Florida, 2008
  • Juris Doctorate – Jacksonville, FL, 2011


  • Over a decade as a prosecutor, handling cases from second-degree misdemeanors to complex death-penalty cases
  • Extensive experience in jury trials and courtroom litigation


  • Lifelong resident of Okaloosa County, Florida
  • Graduate of Choctawhatchee High School

Cassie McDonald Reed is a distinguished legal practitioner with a unique perspective and a wealth of experience in the legal arena. Cassie is a lifelong resident of Okaloosa County, Florida, where she has deep roots and a strong connection to the community she serves.

Cassie’s journey in law began after graduating from Choctawhatchee High School, followed by earning her Bachelor’s Degree from the University of Florida in 2008. She then pursued her Juris Doctorate in Jacksonville, FL, graduating in 2011 and launching her legal career.

For over a decade, Cassie served as a prosecutor, handling a wide range of cases from second-degree misdemeanors to complex death-penalty cases. Her experience in prosecution honed her skills in jury trials and courtroom litigation, where she consistently excelled in advocating for justice.

Building on her extensive background as a prosecutor, Cassie transitioned to private practice focusing on criminal defense, injunctions/protective orders, and family law, bringing a unique and valuable perspective to her clients. Her experience on both sides of the courtroom equips her with a deep understanding of legal strategies, procedures, and nuances, allowing her to provide comprehensive and effective representation.

Cassie’s uncommon asset lies in her ability to see cases from multiple angles, anticipate opposing strategies, and craft strategic defenses or case themes tailored to each client’s needs. Her commitment to achieving just outcomes, coupled with her diverse legal background, makes Cassie McDonald Reed a formidable advocate for her clients in the complex world of criminal defense, injunctions/protective orders/restraining orders, and family law.