Shannon Puopolo concentrates her practice in commercial litigation and, more specifically, handling creditors rights in bankruptcy and lenders in foreclosure proceedings. She also represents resident and commercial landlords in eviction and ejectment proceedings. Shannon also handles lien collection matters for creditors, including writs of garnishment and levies. She is admitted to practice in all Florida state courts, as well as the United States District Court for the Middle and Southern Districts.
In 2012, Shannon was recognized by Florida Super Lawyers® magazine as a "Rising Star" in the field of business litigation, which recognizes the top 2.5% of young attorneys in the State.
Prior to joining Henderson Franklin’s commercial litigation division, Shannon served as a summer associate in 2008 and worked as a law clerk at the United States Attorney’s office in Fort Myers.
While attending law school at the University of Miami, one of her favorite projects was participating in the “Put Something Back” pro bono bankruptcy clinic through the Miami-Dade County Bar Association. Before graduating cum laude from the University of Miami, Shannon was recognized for her efforts as an active member of the Moot Court Board, including being the overall winner and best brief receipient for the 2007 C. Clyde Atkins Fall Advanced Moot Court Competition. She also received many awards in law school, including Best Brief and the CALI Excellence for the Future Award, which recognizes the highest level of achievement by law students and is given to the student with the highest grade.
A native of Southwest Florida, Shannon grew up in Bonita Springs and now resides in Fort Myers. When she is not working, Shannon enjoys long distance running, competing in triathlons and playing the violin.