Bart Scovill

Bart Scovill was admitted to the practice of law in the State of Florida in 1993. Prior to Law School, he served four years in the United States Army and was honorably discharged in 1985. Since admission to the bar, he has handled a wide variety of legal issues including business law, transactional law, construction law, and guardianships. His primary focus is on Estate Planning, Probate Administration, and Business Law. He is married and has two beautiful daughters. Outside of the office, he enjoys snow skiing with his family, both teaching and training in Karate, and playing and coaching volleyball.

Areas of Practice:

Bar Admissions:

  • Florida Bar, 1993
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Florida, 1995


  • Juris Doctor, University of Florida College of Law, Gainesville, Florida, 1993
  • B.S.B.A., University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, 1989

Honors and Awards:

  • Army Achievement Medal (w/ oak leaf cluster), 1985
  • Army Good Conduct Medal, 1985
  • Golden Key National Honor Society
  • Omicron Delta Epsilon, International Honor Society in Economics
  • Beta Gamma Sigma, National Honor Society in Business Administration
  • Sensei of Merit, International Martial Arts Symposium, 2005, 2006
  • Superior Leadership Award, International Martial Arts Symposium, 2007

Classes/Seminars Taught:

  • Estates & Guardianships, Heartland Financial Advisors, 1997
  • Wills & Trusts, Great Life Educational Academy, 2006 – 2011

Professional Associations and Memberships:

  • Sarasota County Bar Association, 1995 – Present
  • South West Florida Estate Planning Council, 2006 – 2007
  • Real Property, Probate & Trust Law Section of The Florida Bar, 2011 – Present

Community Associations and Memberships:

  • Kinnan Elementary School Advisory Council, Past Chairman, 2000 – 2012
  • Suncoast Karate Dojo, Instructor, 2003 – Present
  • Rotary Club of Sarasota, Director, 2006 – 2009
  • Whitfield-Ballentine Manor Homeowner Association, President/Director, 2007 – 2010
  • BNI Business By The Bay, Past President – 2011 – Present

Birth Information:

  • December 4, 1963, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma