Q Commons – Dominique Burkhardt, “A Flawed Justice System”

Dominique Burkhardt is an attorney in the state of Florida who practices at a law firm in Palm Beach County. Prior to that and until very recently, Dominique worked as an Assistant Public Defender in Broward County for three years, representing individuals charged with misdemeanors, third- and second-degree felonies who could not afford to retain a lawyer. Dominique handled cases in regular criminal court, Mental Health Court, and Veterans Court. Her work involved visiting clients who were incarcerated, negotiating plea agreements, and taking cases to jury trial.

Dominique was born in Jamaican, grew up in Orlando, and attended the University of Florida for both undergrad and law school.