Gary S. Shumard

Criminal Defense
Professional Licensure Defense

Gary S. Shumard

Gary Shumard has dedicated his career to trial advocacy. His practice focuses on state and federal criminal defense, professional licensure defense, and administrative law. He’s tried over forty (40) criminal cases to verdict in the State of Florida, ranging from misdemeanors to capital crimes. He’s also represented numerous professionals — nurses, doctors, athletes, and others — facing disciplinary action before their state and national governing boards.


Wake Forest University, J.D.
North Carolina Advocate for Justice Award
Book Award – Trial Practice
University of Florida, B.A. cum laude
Honors College, Robert C. Byrd Honors Scholar

Proud Member Of

Jacksonville Bar Association
Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
Jacksonville Federal Bar Association
Chester Bedell Inn of Court (Alumnus)
Jacksonville Chamber Downtown Council