Sharon Bayata

FL Bar Tutor

Sharon Bayata passed the Bar Exam in February 2021 and is an associate at a family law firm in Naples, Florida. Sharon earned her Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration with a minor in Global Studies in 2007 and her Juris Doctorate from Ave Maria School of Law in 2010.  She wanted to use her education to give back the community that she calls home. Sharon had a career in the nonprofit sector where she worked in education, donor development and community development. Prior to her experience in the legal field, she worked with a foundation whose mission was supporting the community by connecting donors to community needs while providing leadership in issues relating specifically to the educational realm. Bayata managed and lead the introduction of a scholarship connecting website which was the most complete online resource for local scholarships available to Southwest Florida students. She was a member and supporter of Future Ready Collier, a network of organizations, businesses, schools and community members working to ensure every e person enters adulthood with a vision and plan to accomplish that vision. She was called back to the legal field by finding an amazing mentor and became inspired by the community impact that can happen in the legal realm. Sharon lives in Naples with her fiancé, two dogs, and cat. She enjoys participating in the community through volunteer work and athletic events.