Shelbi L. Cardwell is a Florida attorney with criminal defense experience. She is a graduate of the University of Texas and Florida Coastal School of Law. During law school, she served as a member of the Moot Court Board, winning two national championships. She also clerked for a criminal defense firm, focusing on DUI violations and assault and battery cases. She later went on to work for a national commercial litigation firm for several years. Shelbi currently lives in Austin, Texas, and works as an open-source intelligence analyst focusing on law enforcement issues around the nation.