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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.


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



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


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8 Sorrento Drive
Osprey, FL, 34229


FLMember in Good Standing199009/08/2015
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
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Publication nameTitleDate
Post-Adoption Learning Center, Inc.But I Can't Do Anymore Paperwork!2011
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Catholic Diocese of St. Augustine SeminaryDiaconatePermanent Deacon2006
College of William and Mary, Marshall-Wythe School 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