Scott Costantino is Board Certified by the Florida Bar in Civil Trial Law. He is also Board Certified as a Civil Trial Advocate and as a Civil Pretrial Practice Advocate by the National Board of Trial Advocacy. Mr. Costantino has received an 'AV' rating from the Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory. He has more than 30 year's experience and specializes in civil trial law.
Mr. Costantino has been selected as a Fellow of the International Society of Barristers ('ISOB'). In selecting its membership the ISOB seeks to honor attorneys who have distinguished themselves as outstanding in the field of advocacy. Mr. Costantino is also a member of the American Board of Trial Advocates ('ABOTA') and was selected as the ABOTA-Jacksonville Chapter's Lawyer of the Year for 2012. Mr. Costantino will serve as President of the ABOTA statewide chapter FLABOTA for 2019-2020. He is also a Life Member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum.
Mr. Costantino has also been selected by his peers for inclusion in the publication The Best Lawyers in America. He has also been selected by his peers for inclusion in Super Lawyers magazine as one of the top attorneys in Florida. Only five percent of the lawyers in the State are named by Super Lawyers. Mr. Costantino has been named by The National Trial Lawyers as one of the Top 100 Trial Lawyers in Florida. The National Trial Lawyers is a national organization composed of the Top 100 Trial Lawyers from each state. Membership is obtained through special invitation and is extended only to those attorneys who exemplify superior qualifications, leadership, reputation, influence, stature, and profile as trial lawyers.
He represents clients in complex personal injury cases, automobile accidents, trucking accidents, medical malpractice cases, wrongful death cases, product liability cases, medical device cases, Federal Tort Claims Act cases as well as cases involving business litigation. He also enjoys mentoring young lawyers on all aspects of their practice.
Mr. Costantino was born in Albany, Georgia and grew up in Jacksonville. He earned his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with honors from the University of Florida in 1985. Mr. Costantino received his law degree from the University of Florida College of Law in 1988. While in law school he was the Student Works Editor and Senior Executive Editor of the Journal of Law and Public Policy. While not practicing law, Mr. Costantino enjoys spending time with his wife Monica and their four children.
Professional Honors & Awards
Board Certified in Civil Trial Law by the Florida Bar
Board Certified as a Civil Trial Advocate by the National Board of Trial Advocacy
Board Certified as a Civil Pretrial Practice Advocate by the National Board of Trial Advocacy
Martindale-Hubbell's 'AV' rating
The Best Lawyers in America, 2012-2018
Super Lawyers Magazine - Florida Edition, 2008-2018
The National Trial Lawyers - Top 100 Trial Lawyers in Florida
International Society of Barristers ('ISOB')
American Board of Trial Advocates ('ABOTA')
ABOTA-Jacksonville Chapter's Lawyer of the Year, 2012
Million Dollar Advocates Forum
Chester Bedell Inn of Court - Master of the Bar
Jacksonville Magazine, Local Legal Experts - Civil Trial Law, 2009-2018
904 Magazine, Top Jacksonville Lawyers, 2011-2018
Professional Associations & Memberships
The Florida Bar
Florida Justice Association
American Bar Association
American Association for Justice
Chester Bedell Inn of Court
Jacksonville Justice Association
Florida Supreme Court Historical Society
Catholic Lawyers Guild
U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit
U.S. District Court Middle District of Florida
U.S. District Court Northern District of Florida
U.S. District Court Southern District of Florida