Attorneys

Luke W. Forsthoefel

Associatelforsthoefel@vlplaw.com

Luke is an associate in the Tallahassee office, with a practice focused on resolving contractual disputes in the construction sector. Before entering private practice, Luke clerked for the Honorable Stephanie W. Ray of Florida’s First District Court of Appeal. At the First DCA, Luke attended the judges’ closed-door case deliberations and drafted legal opinions and bench briefs. Before graduating from the University of Florida Levin College of Law in 2020, Luke was a Legal Writing and Appellate Advocacy teaching assistant. Over the summer, Luke also externed with the Honorable Lori S. Rowe of Florida’s First District Court of Appeal.


Education

  • University of Florida Levin College of Law (J.D., cum laude, 2020)
    • Teaching Assistant, Legal Writing and Appellate Advocacy
    • Governor’s Scholarship (100% tuition)
    • Dean’s List, Spring 2018 and Spring 2019
  • Florida State University (B.S., magna cum laude, 2017)
    • University Freshman Scholarship

Bar Admissions

  • Florida, 2020

Memberships

  • The Florida Bar

Community Involvement

  • Good News Outreach, Inc., Senior Route Volunteer, 2014–2017, 2020–present