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Cynthia Crofoot Rignanese, American lawyer. Bar: Florida, United States District Court (middle district) Florida.


Rignanese, Cynthia Crofoot was born on August 8, 1965 in Chicago, Illinois, United States.


Student, Richmond College, London, 1986. Bachelor of Business Administration, University Florida, Gainesville, 1987. Student, University Siena, Florence, Italy, 1987.

Juris Doctor, University Florida, Gainesville, 1990.


Attorney Peterson & Myers, PA, Lake Wales, Florida, 1990-1994, Law Office J. Kelly Kennedy, Winter Haven, since 1994. Adjunct professor Webber College, Babson Park, Florida, since 1994.


  • Bar: Florida, United States District Court (middle district) Florida.


  • Other Work

    • Radio program host Lady Lawyer Live, 2000-2002. Contributor articles to professional journals.


Member Estate Planning Council Polk County, Executive Womens Club, Winter Haven. Board directors Meals on Wheels, since 2000. Mentor University Florida, Gainesville.

Member of American Bar Association, Winter Haven Women's Bar Association (president since 1997, founding member), Florida Bar (member scholarship committee, member speakers bureau, member property, probate and trust law section), Lake Wales C. of Chamber (board directors 1998—2001, member speakers bureau, Leadership Class IV 1999), Winter Haven Chamber of Commerce, Lake Wales Kiwanis (board directors 1990—2004, president 1996-1997, 2001-2002, past distinguished president, Kiwanian of the Year 1995, Hixon award 1999).


  • Other Interests

    Art, travel, reading, growing orchids, writing.


D. Fred Ralph and Hazel Jane Crofoot. Married Stephen Mark Rignanese, November 24, 1990.

Stephen Mark Rignanese