Scott Costantino is Board Certified by the Florida Bar in Civil Trial Law. He is also Board Certified as a Civil Trial 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 25 year's experience and specializes in civil trial law. Mr. Costantino has been elected as a Fellow of the International Society of Barristers ("ISOB") and serves as the membership chair for the State of Florida. He also serves on the ISOB Foundation Board of Governors. In selecting its membership the ISOB seeks to honor attorneys who have distinguished themselves as outstanding in the field of advocacy.
Mr. Costantino is 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. He is the ABOTA-Jacksonville Chapter President for 2015. Mr. Costantino is also a Life Member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum and has 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. He has been selected as a Master of the Bench by the Chester Bedell Inn of Court.
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. Mr. Costantino has also been named by the American Society of Legal Advocates as one of the Top 100 Litigation Lawyers in Florida. The American Society of Legal Advocates is a nationwide organization which researches tens of thousands of lawyers across the country and selects less than 2% of all lawyers for this honor based on stellar legal credentials and the highest professional standards of practice.
Mr. Costantino 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.