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Leland Edwin Stansell,

Leland Edwin Stansell,, American lawyer, mediator, educator. Bar: Florida 1961; certified civil mediator Florida Supreme Court, United States District Court Florida.


Stansell,, Leland Edwin was born on July 13, 1934 in Central, South Carolina, United States. Son of Leland Edwin and Hettie Katherine (Hollis) Stansell.


Bachelor of Science, Florida Southern College, 1957. Bachelor of Laws, University Miami, Florida, 1961. Juris Doctor, University Miami, Florida, 1968.


Associate Wicker & Smith, Miami, 1961-1962, partner, 1962-1975. Private practice, 1975-1999, Leland E. Stansell, Junior, P.A., Miami, since 1995. Chairman Appellate Judicial Nominating Committee, Dade County (Florida), 1983-1987.

Member advisory committee American Arbitration Association, 1975-1990.


Served with United States Army, 1957. Member American Bar Association (house of deals 1982-1986), Florida Bar (board governors 1966-1970, 70-80), Dade County Bar Association (director 1969-1972, executive committee 1974-1975, president 1975-1976), University Miami Law Alumni Association (director, officer, president 1968-1969), Florida Criminal Defense Attorneys Association (treasurer 1964-1966), American Judicature Society, American Board Trial Advocates, International Association Defense Counsel, Florida Academy Professional Mediators, Federation Insurance Counsel, Miami Beach Rod and Reel Club (president), Coral Reef Yacht Club, Miami City Club, Ocean Reef Yacht Club, Delta Theta Phi (president Miami alumni chapter 1966, regional director 1968.


Children: James Leland, Susan.