Brigitta Hawkins was born and raised in Austria and has a hotel business background. She attended Brevard Community College and the University of Central Florida and earned her JD with honors at Florida A&M University, College of Law. Following Law School, she worked as an Assistant Public Defender and in 2007 joined the Law Firm of Cianfrogna, Telfer, Reda, Faherty & Anderson, P.A. The focus of her practice is Social Security Disability Law. Most recently she was promoted to Partner in the firm and will also be handling Worker’s Compensation Claims and Personal Injury. Telfer, Faherty, Anderson & Hawkins assist clients in Personal Injury, Medical Malpractice, Criminal Law, Family Law, Social Security Disability, and Worker’s Compensation.

Her community involvement includes being on the board of Country Acres Children’s Home in Titusville and she is the founder of the Space Coast Community Law School. The Space Coast Community Law School offers free legal seminars in the Spring and Fall of each year. For more information, visit