Jack McElroy is a partner in the Orlando office of Shutts & Bowen LLP, where he is a member of the Business Litigation Practice Group.

Jack is a commercial litigator, whose primary areas of practice are:

  • contract disputes;
  • lender liability defense;
  • commercial landlord/tenant litigation;
  • real estate related litigation;
  • commercial collections and replevins;
  • commercial mortgage foreclosures; and,
  • general lender representation.

He also has significant litigation experience in partnership disputes and shareholder disputes. Jack represents clients at the trial and the appellate court levels throughout the State of Florida and provides statewide representation to various clients with a nationwide business presence.

Jack is a regularly featured speaker at commercial litigation seminars. He's also been named to Florida Trend Magazine's Legal Elite and was listed as one of Orlando's Top Lawyers by Orlando Home and Leisure Magazine. Jack has achieved Martindale-Hubbell's AV® Preeminent rating, the highest possible ranking by the nationally recognized service.



  • Florida State University, J.D., 1989
  • Florida State University, B.S., 1985

Bar Admissions

  • Florida

Court Admissions

  • U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida
  • All State Courts in Florida

Professional and Civic

  • Business Litigation Committee, The Florida Bar
  • Orange County Bar Association

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News & Speaking Engagements


  • Martindale-Hubbell AV® Preeminent™ Rated, 5.0 out of 5
  • Best Lawyers in America®, Commercial Litigation, Litigation-Banking & Finance, 2012—2021
  • Orlando Magazine, “The Best Lawyers in Orlando,” 2020

  • Orlando’s Top Lawyers, Orlando Home and Leisure Magazine, 2010—2015
  • Florida Trend Legal Elite, 2016

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