Jason Reid began his legal studies at the University of Kansas before receiving his JD from the prestigous Washington & Lee University School of Law. During his legal education, he interned with the Honorable Judge John Steele of the Middle District of Florida in Ft. Myers. Jason became a member of the Florida Bar in 2006, and immediately began his career as a defense attorney in Florida's Ninth Judicial Circuit. In 2012, Jason joined Carlson, Meissner, Hart & Hayslett, continuing his dedication to the defense of the accused. He is a proud resident of Manatee County and a member of the Manatee County Chamber of Commerce.