9700 9th Street North
Suite 400
St. Petersburg, FL 33702
P: (727) 316-6330
F: (727) 316-6368
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David Houston


Direct: (727) 316-6330

email: dhouston@sheltonmckean.com

  • Practice Areas

    • Civil Trial
    • Automobile Liability and Uninsured/Underinsured Motorist Liability
    • Premises Liability
  • Representative Experience

    • Publix Supermarkets, Lakeland, Florida, Intern, May 2013-August 2013
    • Jabil Circuits, St. Petersburg, Florida, Intern, May 2014-August 2014
    • Larson & Larson, Largo, FL, Intern, January 2015-April 2015
    • Office of the Public Defender, Sixth Judicial Circuit, Clearwater, Florida, Assistant Public Defendant, December 2015-May 2019


Mr. Houston was born in Winter Haven, Florida and raised in Lakeland, Florida. He graduated from the University of Florida’s College of Agricultural and Life Sciences with a Bachelor of Science in Biology in 2010. He then received his Juris Doctor at Stetson University College of Law where he graduated cum laude in 2015. During his legal education he interned at Publix Supermarket, Jabil Circuits, and Larson & Larson.

Mr. Houston began his legal career as an Assistant Public Defender for the Sixth Judicial Circuit, initially practicing in New Port Richey and then relocating to Clearwater. During his tenure, Mr. Houston gained extensive trial experience defending the indigent from misdemeanor charges.

Now Mr. Houston dedicates his trial skills to insurance defense.

Professional Affiliations

  • St. Petersburg Bar Association
  • Barney Masterson Inn of Court


  • B.S., University of Florida’s College of Agricultural and Life Sciences, 2010, Biology, Concentration in Applied Biology
  • J.D., Stetson University College of Law, 2015, Cum Laude

Bar Admissions

  • Florida

Court Admissions

  • Florida State Courts

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Shelton McKean | 9700 9th Street North | Suite 400 | St. Petersburg, FL 33702
Office: (727) 316-6330 | Facsimile: (727) 316-6368 | info@SheltonMcKean.com

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