Raymond Treadwell

Raymond Treadwell

Chief Deputy General Counsel, Executive Office of the Governor, State of Florida

Ray Treadwell serves as the Chief Deputy General Counsel in the Executive Office of Florida Governor Ron DeSantis.  In addition to advising the Governor’s top staff, he assists with high-profile litigation over education curriculum, social media platforms, special districts, gambling compacts, and more.  

Ray previously held the position of General Counsel at the Florida Department of Business and Professional Regulation. 

Before moving to Tallahassee, Ray worked at law firms in Orlando and Jacksonville focusing on civil litigation defense.  He also clerked for United States District Court Judge Marcia Morales Howard in the Middle District of Florida.

Ray graduated from the University of Florida and from Yale Law School.  In between he worked for U.S. Congressman Dave Weldon in Washington, DC.



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