|Duval County Court, Florida|
|Appointed by:||Gov. Lawton Chiles|
|Preceded by:||June Blackburn|
|Undergraduate:||Tuskegee University, 1974|
|Law School:||University of Florida, 1984|
|Grad. School:||University of Alabama, 1976|
|Candidate for:||Duval County Court|
|Election information 2012:|
|Election date:||November 6, 2012|
Drake earned her B.S. from Tuskegee University in 1974 and an M.A. in Special Education from the University of Alabama in Birmingham in 1976. She later earned her J.D. from the University of Florida in 1984.
Judge Drake was admitted to the Florida Bar in 1986. Before serving on the Duval County Court, she worked as an assistant state attorney, regional legal advisor for the Florida Department of Law Enforcement (FDLE) and in private practice.
- See also: Florida judicial elections, 2012