Jason M. Ellison


Jason Ellison is a business and real estate litigation, attorney.  Mr. Ellison advises clients in business and real estate matters, including contract preparation and disputes. He is licensed to practice in all State Courts in the State of Florida as well as the United States District Courts for the Northern, Middle, and Southern Districts of Florida. His representations have included private and institutional lenders, real estate developers, small and mid-size businesses, general contractors, commercial landlords, court-appointed receivers, and management companies. Additional areas of practice include lender liability, foreign judgment domestication, judgment collection, mortgage foreclosure, deficiency judgments, covenants not to compete, and creditors rights in Bankruptcy.

Professional accomplishments and involvement include Mr. Ellison’s appointment to The Florida Bar’s Leadership Academy in 2014 and selection as a Super Lawyers Rising Star (2015 – 2017). Mr. Ellison is proud to serve on the Executive Council of The Florida Bar’s Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section where he also serves as co-chair of the Membership & Inclusion Committee.  Locally, Mr. Ellison serves as the Chair of the St. Petersburg Bar Association’s Real Property Section.

Raised on Florida’s Space Coast, Jason is truly a Florida native. Graduating from Stetson University in Deland, Florida, with a degree in Political Science, he was awarded the distinguished honor of Outstanding Senior Research in Political Science for his Senior Thesis, “The Establishment Clause and the Judicial System: Is There Consistency Within the U.S. Judicial System’s Decisions Regarding the Establishment Clause and Religious Displays?” After earning his Bachelors degree, Jason earned his Juris Doctorate from Stetson University, College of Law, where he was a member of Stetson’s Trial Team while Stetson was the #1 Trial Advocacy Law School in the nation, as ranked by US News and World Report. Jason also serves on the Board of Directors for A Door of Hope, a local non-profit foster care licensing agency.

Notable Speaking Engagements

-Advanced Commercial Real Estate Loan Document Drafting and Negotiation: Lender vs. Borrower – Key Provisions of Close the Loan
March 18, 2014

-Real Property Litigation – What you need to know for 2015. “Life After Tiara. What has Changed and What Hasn’t”
April 1, 2015

-Law for a Lawyer’s Own Business (Part 1) – Pre-Lease Issues.  May 25, 2016.