Skip to main content
Paul Joseph Consbruck

Paul Joseph Consbruck

Practice areas:

Adoption, Wills & Living Wills, Immigration

About Me

Adoption work has been the most fulfilling legal work in my 22 years of lawyering, and having experienced adoption first-hand, as an adoptive parent, helps me appreciate all the emotional, mental, and spiritual dimensions of the process.


Photos and Videos

1278591 1301939289

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1989

  1. Adoption: 50%
    25 years, 900 cases
  2. Wills & Living Wills: 40%
    25 years, 350 cases
  3. Immigration: 10%
    11 years, 150 cases



Fixed (Always)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

9 total 

  • No photo

    I endorse this lawyer. I have known Paul for many years. Paul is an exceptional attorney. He is a compassionate & caring person.


    Lee Kellison Litigation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Meredith Ann Eng

    I endorse this lawyer. He is very passionate and compassionate in finding forever homes for children.


    Meredith Eng Child Abuse Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

8 Sorrento Drive
Osprey, FL, 34229



FLMember in Good Standing199008/12/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2014
High HonorsUniversity of Florida1983

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
AttorneyPaul Consbruck, Attorney at Law2000 - Present
Judicial Staff AttorneyFourth Judicial Circuit1996 - 2000
Associate AttorneyWatson, Folds, Steadham, et al.1992 - 1996
Associate Attorney & Registered State LobbyistVenable Baetjer & Howard1990 - 1991
Law Clerk to the Chief Judge of MarylandCourt of Appeals of Maryland1989 - 1990


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Family Law American Inn of Court (Jacksonville chapter)Barrister2014 - Present
Jacksonville Bar AssociationMember, Adoption Section2000 - Present
United States Supreme Court BarMember1992 - Present
United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh CircuitMember1992 - Present
United States District Court for the Middle District of FloridaMember1992 - Present
United States District Court for the Northern District of FloridaMember1992 - Present
Florida BarMember1990 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
ISK Biotech Corporation v. DouberlyAffirmed on appeal

See all Legal Cases 


Publication NameTitleDate
Post-Adoption Learning Center, Inc.But I Can't Do Anymore Paperwork!2011


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Catholic Diocese of St. Augustine SeminaryDiaconatePermanent Deacon2006
William & Mary -- Marshall-Wythe Scool of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1989
University of FloridaJournalism and Mass CommunicationB.S.1983

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Adoption Law: Start to FinishAdoption CLE2015
First Coast News Jacksonville FloridaRussian Adoption Ban Against US Citizens2013
National Business Institute CLEAdoption Law: Start to Finish2012
"The Joys of Childbirth: Issues in Preparaton and Delivery in Newborn Adoptions"Adoption of Newborn Children2012
Tampa FCC QingMing FestivalPaper Chasing After an International Adoption2011
Jacksonville Bar Association (JBA)Adoption Law Seminar--"International Adoptions"2011
"East Meets West" Conference"International Adoptions: The Paper Chase"2007