Experienced. Innovative. Trusted.

Thomas L. Schieffelin, Jr.


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Practice Areas:

  • Appellate Law
  • Hospital Law
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Premises Liability
  • Trial Practice


Tom was born in Savannah, Georgia. He received his undergraduate degree from Spring Hill College in 1984 double majoring in History and Philosophy. He received his law degree, with honors, from the University of Florida in 1987. He joined the firm in 1987.

Tom has been AV peer review rated by Martindale-Hubbell since 2003, considered the profession’s highest recognition for legal ability and ethical standards. Tom enjoys outdoor recreation, including golf and fishing, in addition to being active at the St. Augustine Catholic Church. Additionally, Tom is an avid reader of historically based fiction.


  • University of Florida College of Law, Gainesville, Florida
    • J.D. – 1987
    • Honors: With Honors
  • Spring Hill College, Mobile, Alabama
    • B.A. – 1984

Bar Admission

  • Florida, 1987
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Florida, 1987


  • ‘AV’ Rating, Martindale-Hubbell

Fraternities or Sororities

  • Phi Alpha Theta

Professional Associations

  • The Florida Bar
  • Central Florida Medical Malpractice Claims Council