Boca Raton Attorney Destiny Goede | Florida Attorneys Goede, DeBoest & Cross



Address: 2600 Douglas Road, Ste 717, Coral Gables, FL 33134

Fax: 239.333.2999

“I love working at GDC because of the exceptional team of attorneys that work tirelessly to provide outstanding representation and unrivaled customer service to all clients.”

Ms. Goede’s dynamic practice includes regulated products, hospitality law, insurance litigation, real estate, eminent domain, and commercial litigation. Her experience practicing in industry-focused areas of law has given her a deep understanding of the complexities of the laws affecting clients in highly regulated industries. Ms. Goede’s experience handling the multifaceted business and legal issues associated with these industries allows her to provide clients with the resources and counsel needed to navigate all aspects of the alcohol beverage, food, tobacco, cannabis, and hospitality industries, including federal, state, and local representation.

In addition, Ms. Goede focuses her practice on insurance litigation and property disputes. She provides diligent representation to clients in all aspects of litigation, from inception to resolution. Ms. Goede also has a strong background in eminent domain, condemnation, land use, and real estate law. She has worked on a multitude of complex eminent domain cases, representing both property and business owners as well as select condemning authorities. Coming from a large law firm, Ms. Goede has extensive experience representing a diverse clientele on a broad range of issues. She understands each client has unique needs and works tirelessly to develop case-specific strategies while providing unparalleled customer service.

During her time at the University of Florida, Ms. Goede served as Florida Blue Key President, is an inductee of the University of Florida’s Hall of Fame, and was selected as the University of Florida’s Alumni Association’s Outstanding Student Leader.

Ms. Goede’s greatest professional accomplishment is her unwavering dedication to helping clients achieve their goals while creating long-lasting client relationships.

Ms. Goede’s government experience serving as a Florida Gubernatorial Fellow at the Florida Department of Transportation and working in the United States Senate and Florida House of Representatives has given her a unique understanding of how clients interface with public institutions at all levels of government. Her time in government has provided her with an extensive professional network and a broad understanding of the legislative process allowing her to provide unparalleled representation to serve the needs of any client.


University of Florida Levin College of Law, J.D., 2020

  • Florida Blue Key, President
  • Florida Gubernatorial Fellow
    • Fellow at the Florida Department of Transportation
    • Recipient of the Governor Jeb Bush Award for Outstanding Achievement, “Funding Florida’s Future”
  • UF Law Trial Team
  • Book Award, Legal Research
  • Law College Council, President
  • Teaching Assistant, Trial Practice
  • Florida Alternative Dispute Resolution Team
  • U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida, Judicial Intern
  • Pro Bono Certificate

University of Florida, B.A., Economics with a minor in Public Leadership, 2017

  • University of Florida Hall of Fame, Inductee
  • University of Florida Alumni Association, Outstanding Student Leader
  • Delta Zeta Sorority, President
  • Student Government, Chomp the Vote Executive Director
  • Florida House of Representatives, Intern
  • United States Senate, Intern

Professional Memberships

U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida, 2021
U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida, 2021
U.S. District Court, Northern District of Florida, 2021
The Florida Bar, 2020
Federalist Society

  • Florida Young Lawyers Chapter, Board Member

Federal Bar Association
American Bar Association

Honors, Awards & Recognitions

Recipient of the Governor Jeb Bush Award for Outstanding Achievement, “Funding Florida’s Future,” 2020
University of Florida Hall of Fame, Inductee, 2017
University of Florida Alumni Association, Outstanding Student Leader, 2017
America’s Future Foundation, Emerging Leader Award, 2016


Florida Gubernatorial Fellowship, The Governor Jeb Bush Award for Outstanding Achievement, “Funding Florida’s Future,” 2020
GrayRobinson, P.A., Government & Lobbying E-lert Session 2019: “Florida Environmental Policy,” 2019
The James Madison Institute’s Policy Journal, “What the 2016 Election Means to My Millennial Generation,” 2016

Community Involvement

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