November 12, 2014 (Tampa, Fla.) – Former prosecutor and federal law clerk Sasha Lohn-McDermott has been named Senior Account Supervisor at Tucker/Hall. Lohn-McDermott will help clients with public affairs and crisis management issues.
Lohn-McDermott most recently served as an assistant statewide prosecutor at the Florida Attorney General’s Office of Statewide Prosecution. During her time with the Attorney General’s office, Lohn-McDermott managed multi-agency law enforcement teams in the prosecution of crime throughout the state. Lohn-McDermott also worked with community leaders and nongovernmental organizations to engage and inform the public on issues related to crime and our community. For every year she prosecuted, Lohn-McDermott was recognized as a Top Government Attorney in Florida by Florida Trend’s Legal Elite.
Prior to joining the Attorney General’s office, Lohn-McDermott clerked for the Honorable Virginia M. Hernandez Covington in the United States District Court, Middle District of Florida. Lohn-McDermott also worked for Tampa law firm Bush Ross, P.A., in its commercial litigation practice group.
“Sasha’s experience as a trial prosecutor will be helpful to our clients who have public affairs and crisis management needs,” said Bill Carlson, president of Tucker/Hall. “She’s worked on complicated cases her entire career, so that experience translates well as she begins working on the complex issues our clients face.”
Lohn-McDermott holds a Bachelor’s degree in English, summa cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa, from Florida State University. She also holds a Juris Doctorate degree, cum laude, from the University of Florida Levin College of Law, where she was a member and editor of the Florida Law Review.
“Tucker/Hall has an excellent reputation because of the team they’ve assembled, and the results they get on behalf of their clients,” said Lohn-McDermott. “I’m honored to be a part of this company and look forward to working with businesses, individuals, and organizations in Florida and beyond.”
About Tucker/Hall: Tucker/Hall is a research-based public relations firm specializing in strategic communications, public affairs, and crisis management for clients in Florida as well as nationally and internationally. They produce measurable, positive change for their clients and communities through innovative communications. The firm was established in 1990. Learn more at www.tuckerhall.com