Cameron Carstens

Cameron H. Carstens

Cameron Carstens

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Cameron Cartstens Super Lawyer

  • Cameron Carstens focuses his practice on civil litigation in state and federal court, with an emphasis on employment and tort defense, as well as breach of contract and other business disputes. Mr. Carstens also advises public K-12 educational institutions on a wide range of risk management issues and represents clients before state agencies in licensure matters, disciplinary proceedings and administrative litigation.

    Mr. Carstens is a member of the Labor and Employment Law, Administrative Law and Trial Lawyers Sections of the Florida Bar, as well as the William H. Stafford American Inn of Court. In 2017, Mr. Carstens was awarded the Bennett Scholarship by the Trial Lawyers Section of the Florida Bar to attend the Advanced International Advocacy Course at the University of Oxford. Mr. Carstens has been selected as a Florida Super Lawyers Rising Star from 2019-2022.


    • Florida State University College of Law, J.D., cum laude
    • Indiana Wesleyan University, B.S., cum laude

    Practice Areas

    • Employment Law
    • Civil and Commercial Litigation
    • Tort Litigation
    • Education Law
    • Insurance Defense

  • Admitted

    • The Florida Bar, 2014
    • U.S. District Court, Northern, Middle and Southern Districts of Florida, 2015
    • U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit, 2017

  • Professional Associations

    • The Florida Bar, Labor and Employment Law Section
    • The Florida Bar, Trial Lawyers Section
    • The Florida Bar, Administrative Law Section
    • Tallahassee Bar Association
    • William H. Stafford American Inn of Court
    • Florida School Board Attorneys Association


    • Florida Super Lawyers, Rising Star, 2019-2022

    Publications and Lectures

    • Messer Caparello, P.A. Legal Training for Private Post-Secondary Colleges and Universities, Administrative Challenges to Agency Decisions, September 2022
    • Panhandle Area Educational Consortium, Annual Leadership Conference, Legal Issues for Superintendents and School Administrators, July 2022
    • Panhandle Area Educational Consortium, Public Records Training, January 2022
    • Johns Eastern Company, Inc., Digital Dialogue, Personal Injury Protection: Sovereign Immunity vs. Reimbursed PIP Payments, January 2021
    • Panhandle Area Educational Consortium, Coaches Risk Management Conference, Legal Issues for Coaches and Athletic Directors, August 2018
    • Panhandle Area Educational Consortium, School Bus In-Service Training, Legal Issues for Bus Drivers and Transportation Directors, July 2017 – July 2022