F. Duke Regan




Legal Assistant – Pattie LeBlanc


Paralegal – Cindy Plotzker



A third generation Jacksonville native, Duke is a civil trial lawyer. He has represented individual and corporate defendants in medical negligence, correctional health care, personal injury, and general liability claims including a number of cases successfully tried to verdict. He has served as lead counsel in circuit civil, appellate, and administrative courts.


Duke was a merit scholar at the Stetson University College of Law, from which he graduated with honors in 2005. During law school he served as an editor of the Stetson Law Review, president of the National Conference of Law Reviews, and was selected for inclusion in Who’s Who Among American Law Students. Duke is AV Preeminent rated by Martindale-Hubbell, the highest rating available from the foremost lawyer peer review service. In 2015 Duke was named to Florida Super Lawyers Rising Stars, a list recognizing less than 2.5% of Florida’s lawyers as the best young lawyers in the state.


Bar Admissions



United States District Court, Middle District of Florida

United States District Court, Southern District of Florida




B.A., Florida State University, 2001

J.D., cum laude, Stetson University College of Law, 2005




The Florida Bar
Defense Research Institute (DRI)

Claims & Litigation Management Alliance

The Blood Alliance, Board of Directors (2012 – present)

St. Johns Riverkeeper



Saalfield Shad, P.A.    (Established in 1989)

Jacksonville Office:

245 Riverside Avenue, Suite 400

Jacksonville, Florida 32202

Telephone: (904) 355-4401

Facsimile: (904) 355-3503


Tallahassee Office:

2565 Barrington Circle

Tallahassee, Florida 32308

Telephone: (904) 355-4401

Facsimile: (904) 355-3503