Timothy Shaw
Real Estate

Tim’s practice involves all aspects of real estate and financial institution transactions, including but not limited to condominium, single family and mixed use developments, commercial acquisitions and leasing, asset based and real estate based loan transactions. He has represented such high-profile developments as The Ritz Carlton Hotel and Residences, the 100 Central and Whole Foods Market, L’Ambiance on Longboat Key, L’Elegance on Lido Key and LaBellasara at Golden Gate Pointe.

Timothy S. Shaw has been a member of the Florida Bar Association since 1981 and has been designated by the Florida Bar as a Board Certified Real Estate Attorney, the highest level of recognition by the Florida Bar.

Timothy S. Shaw received his Bachelor of Science, magna cum laude, in Business Administration from Salisbury State College in 1978 and received his Juris Doctorate, cum laude, from Stetson University (1981). He was a Charles Dana Scholar at Stetson. Charles Dana Scholars are selected in recognition of superior academic achievement as well as demonstrated leadership in the college community.

Tim was born in rural St. Mary’s County, Maryland and has been a resident of Florida since 1978, practicing first in Palm Beach and moving to Sarasota in 1983. He is an active member of the community.

Timothy S. Shaw has been given an “AV” rating 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.

Membership and Community Involvement

  • American Bar Association
  • The Florida Bar
  • Past Chair and Member, Executive Council of the Solo & Small Firm Section of the Florida Bar
  • Sarasota County Bar Association
  • Greater Sarasota Chamber of Commerce, Past Director
  • Marie Selby Botanical Gardens, Past Director
  • Safe Place and Rape Crisis Center, Past Officer and Director
  • Sarasota Tiger Bay Club
  • March of Dimes
  • InStride Therapy, Past Director



Board Certified Real Estate

Sarasota County Bar Association

American Bar Association