Area of Practice
Real Estate &
Business Transaction Law
Cumberland School of Law of Samford University
Marshall C. Deason, Jr., Of Counsel, practices real estate and business transaction law. He has more than 30 years of experience in helping people and businesses solve real estate and commercial problems in Florida. He is board certified as a specialist real estate law by The Florida Bar and has earned an “AV” rating from Martindale-Hubbell.
Mr. Deason has been an adjunct professor at both Stetson University College of Law and Cooley Law School of Western Michigan University (Florida campus). He has been a member of both Florida and multi-state law firms, has served as vice president and general counsel of a publicly held real estate development company, and has worked as an attorney/advisor to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development in Washington, D.C.
He is a past president of the Bay Area Real Estate Council. He was appointed by Pinellas County Commissioner Charlie Justice to serve on the Feather Sound Community Service Board. He is the co-author of several books and practice manuals published by The Florida Bar and other organizations. He is a frequent speaker at continuing education programs for lawyers on the topics of real estate, business organization, and legal ethics.
Mr. Deason is admitted to practice in Florida, Maryland, and the District of Columbia. Mr. Deason received his law degree, with honors, from Cumberland School of Law of Samford University, and served there as executive editor of the law review.