Robert Angus Williams

Robert Angus Williams has extensive experience in environmental, land use, and agriculture, both in public and private practice. Robert is a Martindale Hubbell AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated attorney and a Florida Supreme Court Certified Circuit Mediator. His practice focuses on land use and environmental permitting, zoning, state and local permitting, administrative matters and business and real estate transactions. Robert started his career as a prosecutor in Pinellas and Pasco Counties, and then went on to spend eleven years in a land use private practice in the Tampa Bay Area. Robert then moved to Tallahassee to work in the General Counsel’s office of the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, also serving as the Clemency Aide for Former Ag Commissioner Adam Putnam. From there, Robert joined the Florida Department of Environmental Protection as Chief Deputy General Counsel serving the Defense Section and then the Public Lands Section before being promoted to General Counsel of the agency. Robert was raised on a small farm in Imperial Polk County. He received his Juris Doctor from Stetson University College of Law. Robert earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Food and Resource Economics from the College of Agriculture at the University of Florida.

Areas Of Expertise

  • Administrative Law
  • Environmental
  • Real Property

Special Designation

  • N/A

Areas Of Certification

  • Circuit Civil


315 South Calhoun Street, Suit Suite 830
Tallahassee, FL 32301



1 Escambia, Okaloosa, Santa Rosa and Walton
2 Franklin, Gadsden, Jefferson, Leon, Liberty, and Wakulla
3 Columbia, Dixie, Hamilton, Lafayette, Madison, Suwannee and Taylor
4 Clay, Duval and Nassau
5 Citrus, Hernando, Lake, Marion and Sumter
6 Pasco and Pinellas
7 Flagler, Putnam, St. Johns and Volusia
8 Alachua, Baker, Bradford, Gilchrist, Levy, and Union
9 Orange and Osceola
10 Hardee, Highlands, and Polk
11 Dade
12 DeSoto, Manatee, and Sarasota
13 Hillsborough
14 Bay, Calhoun, Gulf, Holmes, Jackson and Washington
15 Palm Beach
16 Monroe
17 Broward
18 Brevard and Seminole
19 Indian River, Martin, Okeechobee and St. Lucie
20 Charlotte, Collier, Glades, Hendry and Lee