Kirk-Pinkerton, P.A.

Sarasota-based Law Firm serving our community with distinction since 1926.

Kirk-Pinkerton, P.A. is a full-service law firm located in Sarasota, Florida that has been serving the legal needs of Florida’s Gulf Coast for over 80 years. Businesses, financial institutions, municipalities, governmental agencies and individuals turn with confidence to Kirk-Pinkerton attorneys to assist them in meeting their legal needs, whether for closing a particular transaction, prosecuting or defending claims, or for general advice.

Kirk-Pinkerton lawyers often serve as the legal member of a client’s team of professionals. Each of the law firm’s attorneys has the experience and ability to address client’s legal needs knowledgeably, efficiently and cost effectively, and always with a results-oriented emphasis.

The law firm of Kirk-Pinkerton has several attorneys who have received the top “AV” Peer Review Rating by Martindale-Hubbell, and many of our lawyers are Board Certified by The Florida Bar in their respective practice areas, and one has been elected a “Super Lawyer” by their peers.

Our Practice AreasWhat can Kirk-Pinkerton, P.A. do for you?

Administrative, Environmental, Governmental and Land Use Laws

Zoning laws and permits, project planning and development, water management, coastal construction, green building, property rights, code enforcement and environmental legal issues.

Family and Divorce Law

Child support, domestic violence claims, marital settlements and same-sex partnerships.

Personal Injury Cases

Motor vehicle accidents, pedestrian injury, aviation accidents, commercial transportation accidents, watercraft accidents, dangerous or recalled products.

Tax & Corporate Law

Business formation, mergers and acquisitions, stockholder agreements, business contracts, non-compete and non-disclosure agreements and federal and state law tax issues.

Estate Planning

Wills, Trusts, Guardianships, Power of Attorney, Tax Advice and Preparation, Family Limited Partnerships, Business Succession Planning and Probate.


Construction, trust law, contract claims, real estate and property law, foreclosure, election law and commercial torts, criminal prosecution and defense, misdemeanors, felonies, DUI, domestic violence, grand theft, drug trafficking, homicide, assault and battery.

Real Estate

Commercial real estate development, buy/sell Florida commercial and residential real estate, real estate financing, banking, lender representation, short sales, foreclosures, land use and environmental law.

Our Law FirmWhy choose Kirk-Pinkerton, P.A.? Because experience counts!

Florida Bar Board Certified Attorneys

Florida Bar Board Certified Sarasota Attorneys

AV Preeminent Lawyers

AV Preeminent Sarasota Attorneys

Super Lawyers

Super Lawyer Rated Sarasota Attorneys

Seven of our Lawyers are Florida Bar Board Certified in areas such as Civil Trial Law, City, County and Local Government Law, Real Estate, Business Litigation, Criminal Trial Law, Wills, Trusts and Estates.

Eight of our Lawyers are AV® Preeminent™ Rated by Martindale Hubbell. An AV certification is a significant rating accomplishment…a testament to the fact that a lawyer’s peers rank him or her at the highest level of professional excellence.

Super Lawyers magazine names attorneys in each state who received the highest point totals, as chosen by their peers and through independent research. Two of our Lawyers have earned the distinction of Super Lawyer.

Our Law Office

The Sarasota law office of Kirk-Pinkerton, P.A. is conveniently located downtown in the BMO Harris Bank Building to best serve our clients in the Sarasota and Bradenton areas. 

  • Convenient, downtown locations.
  • Easily accessible parking.
  • Professional conference rooms.
  • Beautiful views.
  • Friendly staff members.
  • Welcoming atmosphere.

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