Property Lawyer’s Own Homes Raise Issue

By JOSH SALMAN Published: Monday, February 24, 2014 at 11:02 a.m.

SARASOTA – One of Southwest Florida’s most prominent real estate lawyers financed more than $1 million worth of personal real estate during the boom — simultaneously claiming all three homes as her primary residence, which experts say violated her mortgage terms.



Bar Investigating Head Of Gulfcoast Legal Services

SARASOTA – The Florida State Bar is investigating whether Kathleen Mullin, the embattled executive director of Gulfcoast Legal Services, practiced law without a license.


Kathleen Mullins is executive director of Gulf Coast Legal Services.


Mullin, who took over the nonprofit in December 2012, never took the Florida Bar exam.