Steven J. Chase: Lawyer with Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP

Steven J. Chase

Sarasota,  FL  U.S.A.

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Practice Areas

  • Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Federal Court Litigation
  • Real Estate
  • Litigation
  • Banking and Financial Institutions
  • Construction
Mailing AddressP.O. Box 49948, Sarasota, FL, 34230
University State University of New York at Albany, B.A., summa cum laude, 1973
Law SchoolEmory University, J.D., 1975
Admitted1975, Georgia; 1976, Florida; All State Courts Florida; United States District Court Middle District of Florida; United States Supreme Court; United States Court of Appeals Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals

Professional and Community Affiliations

•Sarasota County Bar Association
•Associated General Contractors


Steven J. Chase is Board Certified in Civil Trial in the State of Florida and is a Certified Circuit-Civil Mediator in both State and Federal Courts.

Steven devotes his practice primarily to business and construction litigation and dispute resolution and has extensive experience in trial work, arbitration, civil mediation, and administrative and appellate proceedings. He has represented national corporations, institutional lenders, governmental bodies, commercial developers, construction firms, insurance companies, sureties, and other business entities and individuals in all forms of business, commercial, construction, products liability, and medical malpractice disputes.

Steven served on the Emory University Law Journal while in law school. Steven is admitted to practice law before all local and state courts in the State of Florida, the Supreme Court of the United States, the United States District Court, Middle District of Florida, and the United States Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals.

Steven authored Attorneys' Fees in Real Property Litigation, Florida Real Property Litigation for The Florida Bar Continuing Legal Education and served as an Adjunct Lecturer at the University of South Florida from 1979 to 1986 where he taught Business Law, and has lectured at various seminars involving such diverse substantive matters as Lender Liability and Mechanic's Liens.


• AV Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell
•Florida Super Lawyer by Super Lawyers magazine, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015
•Florida Legal Elite by Florida Trend magazine, 2012, 2013

News Releases

06.12.2015 Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP Attorneys Named 2015 Florida Super Lawyers and 2015 Florida Rising Stars

06.16.2014 Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP Attorneys named 2014 Florida Super Lawyers and 2014 Florida Rising Stars

06.27.2013 Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP Attorneys Named Florida Trend'sFlorida Legal Elite and Up & Comers

06.13.2013 Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP Attorneys Named 2013 Florida Super Lawyers and 2013 Florida Rising Stars

06.29.2012 Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP Attorneys Named Florida Trend's Florida Legal Elite and Up & Comers

06.10.2011 Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP Attorneys Named 2011 Florida Super Lawyers and 2011 Florida Rising Stars

06.07.2010 Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP Attorneys Named 2010 Florida Super Lawyers and 2010 Florida Rising Stars

03.01.2010 Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP Attorneys Named to Super Lawyers, Corporate Counsel Edition


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Steven J. Chase

240 South Pineapple Avenue
SarasotaFL 34236


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