Attorney At Law

Edward H. Stickles, III

Integrity is the key to understanding legal practice.


 – Ronald Dworkin



My Story

Edward is a New Jersey native who has spent the majority of his adult life helping others. He began as a volunteer firefighter and emergency medical technician in New Jersey serving his hometown and neighboring communities.

Edward attended Rutgers University, graduating with a bachelors degree in Criminal Justice. During his tenure at Rutgers, Edward served as an EMT for the university, as well as a firefighter in Somerset, NJ.

Edward attended Thomas M. Cooley Law School in Tampa, FL, graduating Magna Cum Laude in January 2015. While attending law school, Edward received multiple accolades including honor roll, dean’s list, and the Certificate of Merit in Personal and Professional Responsibility. Additionally, he was a member of the campus Mock Trial Board and the Florida Bar’s Young Lawyers Division Law Student Division Board of Governors representing Cooley Law School at Florida Bar Meetings.

Following graduation, Edward continued his public service career by becoming an Assistant State Attorney in Palm Beach County and later Hillsborough County, where he prosecuted thousands of criminal cases, including traffic, misdemeanor, and felony cases. Edward has first chaired 20 jury trials and over 100 bench trials.

Edward has spent the past two years working for insurance companies handling the defense of construction defect and personal injury protection matters.

Edward now brings his wealth of knowledge and trial experience to Sunshine State Law Firm to assist our clients with personal injury protection claims and homeowner’s insurance claims.

Outside of work, Edward enjoys spending time with his wife, Julie, playing ice hockey, and Visiting Floridas theme parks.

Edward is admitted to practice in all Florida state courts, the United States Middle District of Florida Federal Court, the United States 11th Circuit Court of Appeals, and the District of Columbia.



The Fine Print 

Areas Of Practice

  • Personal Injury Protection (PIP)
  • First Party Property Claims


  • Rutgers University, degree in Criminal Justice
  • Thomas M Cooley School of Law, graduated Magna Cum Laude

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