University of Florida (B.A., Criminal Justice, 1996)
Stetson University College of Law (J.D., 1999)
American Bar Association
Florida Bar, Mississippi Bar
Okaloosa-Walton Bar Association (past President 2010-2011; past Secretary 2009-2010; past Treasurer 2008-2009 term)
Okaloosa Florida Association for Women Lawyers
Destin Women’s Club
After living some of her earliest years in England, Dawn was raised primarily along the Emerald Coast. She is a graduate of Niceville High School and received a B.A. from the University of Florida in 1996. After graduating from Stetson University College of Law in 1999, Dawn moved back to the Emerald Coast to work for a local law firm.
In the spring of 2002 Dawn assisted with the formation of a local real estate company and in November of 2002 she joined Southern Escrow & Title, LLC, as general counsel and Vice-President. There she directed the commercial closing department and served as the exchange facilitator for Southern Exchange Service, LLC. She also independently operated her solo practice, Dawn E. Larsh, P.A.
In June 2006 she joined Matthews & Jones, LLP. In January 2016 she was named as a partner in the Firm and is the Director of the Firm’s Transaction Department. Dawn resides in Destin with her husband, Jason and two daughters.