John L. Bryan, Jr. graduated from the University of Florida where he received his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration degree with honors. Continuing his education at the University of Florida College of Law, Mr. Bryan earned his Juris Doctor in 1974, also with honors. John was a member of the Order of Coif and served on the University of Florida Board of the Law Review.
Mr. Bryan joined Scott/Harris in 1975 and became a shareholder in 1979. He remained a shareholder in the firm until April 2013, when he transitioned to an of counsel position at Scott/Harris. In his years as a trial lawyer, Mr. Bryan has handled trials at every level from Summary Claims Courts to cases resulting in jury verdicts of several million dollars. He has taught various trial related subjects to other lawyers as part of the Florida Bar Association’s continuing education program.
John L. Bryan, Jr. was selected as one of Florida’s Super Lawyers in 2006 and retained that honor for several years. Super Lawyers are the top 5% of attorneys in each state as chosen by their peers and through the independent research of Law & Politics magazine.