Loriellen Robertson was born and raised in Miami, Florida and vacationed in the Florida Keys her whole life.
After obtaining her Bachelor of Science degree from the College of Journalism and Communications at The University of Florida she attended law school at The University of Miami and graduated in 2005.
Loriellen and her husband, Kevin, moved to Key West and Loriellen began her legal career as a prosecuting attorney for Juvenile and Misdemeanor cases at the Monroe County State Attorney's Office. In April 2007, Loriellen was hired at the Office of the Public Defender where she worked as a Misdemeanor, Felony, and Appellate attorney. In September 2011, she entered private practice as a Criminal Defense, Family Law, and Civil attorney until joining Dustin Hunter to form the Law Office of Robertson and Hunter, LLP in 2012.