Austin C. Sherman


1200 Riverplace Boulevard Suite 800, Jacksonville FL 32207

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Austin Sherman’s practice focuses on insurance defense, municipal liability, personal injury defense, medical malpractice defense, automotive accident defense, and commercial litigation. Mr. Sherman is a proud Double Gator. While at the University of Florida, Mr. Sherman was a member of Florida Blue Key, Vice-President of the Moot Court Team, Vice-President of the John Marshall Bar Association, Student Government Senate Majority Leader, and Treasurer of Sigma Nu Fraternity. When Mr. Sherman is not working, he enjoys spending time with his, fiancé Aubrey, family, friends, and his black lab Judge.

Admitted to Practice

  • Admitted in Florida
  • U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Florida
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida


  • University of Florida Levin College of Law, 2017, J.D., cum laude
    • Moot Court Team, Vice President
    • Order of the Coif, Florida Chapter 
    • John Marshall Bar Association, Vice-President of Student Services
    • Teaching Assistant, Appellate Advocacy
    • Teaching Assistant, Trial Practice
  • University of Florida, 2014, B.A. in Political Science, cum laude
    • Florida Blue Key 
    • University of Florida Student Senate, Judiciary Chairman and Majority Party Leader
    • Sigma Nu Fraternity
    • Minor in Leadership

Professional Affiliations/Organizations 

  • The Florida Bar
  • Jacksonville Bar Association
  • Jacksonville Federal Bar Association
  • Florida Defense Lawyers Association
  • Chester Bedell Inn of Court
  • Defense Research Institute
  • Florida Board of Bar Examiners, Grader
  • Jacksonville Association of Defense Counsel
  • Leadership Jacksonville Collegiate Experience Class of 2016

Honors & Awards

  • Best Lawyers in America: Ones to Watch, Commercial Litigation & Insurance Law, 2022
  • Best Lawyers in America: Ones to Watch, Commercial Litigation, 2021
  • Fourth Judicial Circuit Exceptional Pro Bono Service Award, 2018
  • Civil Procedure Book Award, 2015
  • Foreign Enrichment: Business and Legal Environments in Europe Book Award, 2016
  • Trust and Estates Book Award, 2016

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