Office of General Counsel

The FLVS Office of General Counsel ("OGC") serves as chief legal counsel to the Board of Trustees and Administration of the Florida Virtual School (“FLVS”).  The office also provides legal guidance and technical support services to all other offices, departments, officials, and personnel throughout the organization. OGC services routinely involve interpretation and compliance with federal and state law, addressing matters pertinent to public records, open meetings, ethics, rulemaking, personnel, and procurement, and handling agency litigation and administrative proceedings.


David D'Agata

General Counsel

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Karen M. Chastain

Deputy General Counsel

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Luis Guzman

Assistant General Counsel

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Leslie McLaughlin

Senior Paralegal

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Lisa MacNaughton

Legal Operations Manager

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Liz Felix

Legal Support Specialist

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