Diva Totten N.
Diva Totten is an Associate Attorney with Garganese, Weiss, D’Agresta & Salzman, P.A., specializing in insurance defense and first-party insurance claims. Prior to joining Garganese, Weiss, D’Agresta & Salzman, P.A., Ms. Totten worked for a real estate firm practicing primarily in the areas of business litigation, creditor’s rights, appeals, landlord/tenant disputes, plaintiff’s foreclosure litigation, HOA/Condo litigation, title and lien clearing to remove encumbrances on title for residential and commercial closings, and probate. Additionally, Ms. Totten gained invaluable experience clerking for the current Chief Judge of the Ninth Judicial Circuit, the Honorable Donald A. Myers, Jr.
Ms. Totten earned her law degree from Barry University School of Law, where she served as the Research & Technical Editor for the Barry Law Review, a Dean’s Writing Fellow, and a Legal Research & Writing Teaching Assistant. While in law school, Ms. Totten’s law review article, A Bright Idea: Reconstructing Florida’s Classrooms by “Destigmatizing” Special Education, was published in the Barry Law Review’s Fall 2014 publication. Ms. Totten also worked as Certified legal Intern for the Juvenile Defense Clinic, honing her in-court oral advocacy skills as a defense attorney representing children charged with delinquent acts in juvenile court.
Ms. Totten is a member of the Florida Bar, the Central Florida Association for Women Lawyers, the Orange County Bar Association, and the Young Lawyers Section of the Orange County Bar Association. Ms. Totten is licensed to practice law in all Florida Courts and the United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida.
- First-Party Insurance Defense
- General Civil Litigation
- Foreclosure and Real Estate Litigation
- Creditor’s Rights/Collection