Brian J. Aungst, Jr.

Aungst, Brian Color LR
  • Recipient of the 2014 Economic Advancement for Business award from the Clearwater Chamber of Commerce
    Florida's Legal Elite - Up and Comer Designation 2014
    Florida Super Lawyer - Rising Star Designation 2013, 2014
    Florida Blue Key
    C. Arthur Sandeen Improving the Quality of Life Award
    Chief Justice, Supreme Court of the University of Florida Student Body 
    Jessup International Law Moot Court, Final Four Competitor

  • Juvenile Welfare Board of Pinellas County, Secretary and Board Member (Appointed by the Governor)
    Clearwater Regional Chamber of Commerce, Chairman-Elect
    Clearwater Marine Aquarium, Board Member and Legal Counsel
    City of Clearwater Business Task Force, Chairman
    Pinellas County Republican Executive Committee, General Counsel
    St. Petersburg College Public Policy and Administration Advisory Board
    First United Methodist Church of Clearwater, Finance Chairman and Lay Council
    Ruth Eckerd Hall Legislative Affairs Committee
    Avid runner - Completed seven marathons since 2008

  • Concentrating his practice in the areas of medical malpractice and other professional liability defense, labor and employment law, commercial litigation, and appellate advocacy, Mr. Aungst has experience litigating cable advertising agreements as well as complex labor and employment issues.  In addition to representing several large corporations, he has also participated in representation for BayCare Health Systems, All Children’s Hospital, and community institutions such as Ruth Eckerd Hall.

    A resident of Clearwater for 21 years, Mr. Aungst is an active participant in the Clearwater Regional Chamber of Commerce and its Government Affairs Committee.  He has participated in a comprehensive review of the City of Clearwater’s Community Development Code and authored a proposed ordinance to bring its Sign Code into compliance with federal First Amendment requirements.