About Douglas G. Jackson

At The Law Firm of Douglas G. Jackson in St. Petersburg, our commitment goes beyond legal expertise; we are devoted to actively contributing to our community’s well-being. Focusing on business law and estate planning, our dedicated team ensures proactive assistance, safeguarding assets and fostering long-term success for our valued clients.

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Douglas G. Jackson

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Douglas G. Jackson, Doug, is the is the owner and founder of The Law Firm Douglas G. Jackson, P.A.  He currently serves as President, Managing Attorney, and Team Lead. Doug is a dedicated and experienced legal advocate, who has a strong passion for helping people, especially his clients, find the justice they deserve. His early career focused on helping the disabled, including disabled veterans, get the disability payments that make all the difference to their quality of life. Over the last several years, Doug has expanded his practice area to benefit even more clients.

Doug obtained his bachelor’s degree from Colorado State University. He received his law degree from Stetson University College of Law. He is admitted to practice before the Florida Supreme Court, the United States Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims, the United States Middle District of Florida, accredited to practice before the United States Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and is allowed to practice before the United States Social Security Administration (SSA).


  • Stetson University College of Law, Gulfport, Florida
    • Juris Doctor
    • Honors Program Graduate
  • Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado
    • Bachelor of Arts
    • Honors: Student Legal Services Advisory Board, Chairperson
    • Honors: Colorado State University Elections Committee, Financial Officer
    • Major: Economics
    • Major: Business Administration

Bar Admission

  • Florida, 2012
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims
  • U.S. Middle District of Florida


  • William F. Blews Pro Bono Award
  • Hill Ward Henderson Award for Highest Grade in Professional Responsibility
  • Highest Grade Award for Cyberlaw Seminar Paper
  • Highest Grade Award for Insurance Law
  • Watermark Awards Favorite Local Attorney: Second Place 2024

Professional Associations

  • St. Petersburg Bar Association, Member
  • Accredited to Practice before the United States Department of Veterans Affairs (the “VA”)
  • Eligible to Practice before the United States Social Security Administration (the “SSA”)
  • St. Petersburg Bar Association
  • Editorial Committee of the Paraclete
  • St. Petersburg Chamber of Commerce Board of Governors
  • EDGE District Business Association Board of Directors