John F. Stewart

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JOHN F. STEWART has practiced law in Lee County, Florida since July of 1973. Mr. Stewart is a partner/shareholder in the law firm of Sheppard, Brett, Stewart, Hersch & Kinsey, P.A. He has a Bachelor of Arts degree from Drake University (1969) and his Juris Doctor from the University of Iowa, College of Law (1972). John’s practice is in the areas of estate planning, probate and trust administration, real estate law, and guardianship.

John is married to Brenda L. Stewart and has two sons: Charles J. Taylor (stepson) and John “Casey” Stewart. John is a “sports nut” who has coached youth sports for over 20 years and who still attempts to occasionally play basketball, tennis, and golf. He also remains the biggest Iowa Hawkeye fan in Southwest Florida.

Areas of Practice (7)

  • Probate Administration
  • Real Estate
  • Estates
  • Estate Planning
  • Trusts
  • Corporate Law
  • Business Law

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
239-628-3846  Phone
239-334-3965  Fax
University Attended:
Drake University, B.A., 1969
Law School Attended:
University of Iowa, College of Law, J.D., 1972
Year of First Admission:
1973, U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida; 1973, Florida; 1972, Iowa
American Bar Association; Iowa Bar Association; Florida Bar Association; Lee County Bar Association

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Fort Myers, Florida

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