April Hand graduated from Gulf Coast Community College in May 2005 with an Associate of Science degree in Legal Assisting/Paralegal Studies where she received an award for Outstanding Legal Assisting Student of the year. Ms. Hand returned to Gulf Coast Community College and graduated in May of 2007 with an Associate of Arts Degree in General Education. After completing her A.S. and A.A. Degrees, Ms. Hand transferred to Orlando, Florida where she received her Bachelor of Arts Degree in Legal Studies from the University of Central Florida. Ms. Hand has been working in the legal field since 2004 and has multiple years of family law experience.