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John Asmar is a Civil Trial Attorney in Pensacola, Florida. Mr. Asmar is a native Floridian from Northwest Florida. Mr. Asmar and his family have been active members of the Pensacola Community for almost 50 years.

Before creating his own Firm in Pensacola, Florida, Mr. Asmar practiced Land Use, Governmental, Environmental, and Real Estate Law in Southwest Florida. In addition to Mr. Asmar’s experience in the legal field, Mr. Asmar has over twelve (12) years of professional experience in local government serving communities throughout the State of Florida. Mr. Asmar has served as City Manager for the City of Homestead, Deputy City Manager of North Miami Beach, Administrator for Planning and Development Services for the City of Clearwater, Assistant County Administrator for Escambia County and as Management Assistant for the City of Pensacola.

Finally, Mr. Asmar is an experienced state and local legislative liaison. Mr. Asmar has represented private businesses, local governments and authorities, statewide organizations and individuals before state and local governments. In addition, Mr. Asmar is a frequent speaker on various topics concerning local and statewide issues such as smart growth, sustainable communities, environmental protection, community redevelopment, consumer protection and disaster recovery and response.

Bar Admissions:


University of Florida, Fredric G. Levin College of Law, Gainesville, Florida Juris Doctorate, Cum Laude

University of West Florida, Pensacola, Florida
Master of Public Administration, Local Government and Finance

Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida
Bachelor of Science, Multinational Business

Professional Associations and Memberships:
Florida Bar Association
Florida Justice Association
Escambia – Santa Rosa Bar Association
Board of Director for the United Cerebral Palsy of Northwest Florida.
Pensacola Chapter - America Inns of Court
Contact Information:
P.O Box 13113
Pensacola, FL 32591
Phone: 850-607-6253
For more information and for a free consultation please email us jasmar@asmarlawfirm.com