ATTORNEY Affiliations and Awards:
- Florida Bar
- Community Law Program
- Community Law Program's 2013 Young Lawyer Volunteer of the Year
- 2013 Florida Supreme Court Gold Pin Recipient
- 2014 Florida Supreme Court Gold Pin Recipient
- 2015 Florida Supreme Court Gold Pin Recipient
- 2016 Florida Supreme Court Gold Pin Recipient
- 2017 Florida Supreme Court Gold Pin Recipient
- 2018 Florida Supreme Court Gold Pin Recipient
Bruce "Kirk" Eason
Kirk earned his undergraduate degree from Eckerd College in St. Petersburg, FL graduating with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Political Science. He began his legal career in New York City at Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP as a legal assistant in the firm's real estate division. Kirk attended law school on a Full Merit Scholarship at Stetson University College of Law in St. Petersburg, FL. While attending law school he earned the William F Blews Pro Bono Service Award and studied abroad at Nankai University located in Tianjin, China. After graduating law school Kirk has since concentrated in practicing exclusively in the civil courts throughout the state of Florida with a focus almost entirely on litigated real estate matters. Kirk has handled 1000s of cases, instructed on landlord/tenant matters, and has been featured multiple times on news networks including Bay News 9 and ABC Action News.
Kirk has always been dedicated to community service. His service to the community includes volunteering his time at the Community Law Program in St. Petersburg and has served as a coach for Eckerd College's Ethics Bowl Team. Most recently Kirk was awarded Community Law Program, Inc.'s 2013 Young Lawyers Volunteer of the Year Award and in 2016 received an Honorable Mention Award from the Sixth Judicial Circuit.