Travase L. Erickson



Legal Assistant – Carrie Smith

Paralegal – Beverly Scheff

Paralegal – Jessica Maynard

Paralegal – Ka Saundra Hosea



Travase Erickson is a shareholder with the firm, and his primary areas of practice include the defense of medical malpractice claims, insurance defense, general liability defense, administrative law, and appellate law. In addition to extensive experience in all aspects of civil litigation, including the successful defense of the firm’s clients at trial, Mr. Erickson has also successfully represented the firm’s clients in multiple appellate actions before the First and Fifth District Courts of Appeal. While in law school, Mr. Erickson was a member of Law Review and served on the Ethics Board for the Law School Student Association.


Bar Admissions





U.S. Court of Appeals, Eighth Circuit

U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida

U.S. District Court, Western District of Missouri

U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Missouri

U.S. District Court, District of Kansas



B.A., magna cum laude, Jacksonville University, 1998
J.D., with high honors, Drake University, 2003




The Florida Bar
The Jacksonville Bar Association
The American Bar Association
The Florida Defense Lawyers Association



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