Young Lawyer

   South County Division of the SCBA

Young Lawyer's Division

Robert T. Klingbeil, Jr., President

Robert T. Klingbeil, Jr. is a native of Florida and has resided and practiced law in Venice since 1983. Bob attended the University of Florida in Gainesville and majored in accounting, obtaining a BSBA with High Honors in 1979. Bob then went to work in the Orlando office of Deloitte, Haskins & Sells, CPAs, a national accounting firm, and spent approximately a year and a half there.

In the fall of 1980, Bob returned to the University of Florida and entered the College of Law from which he obtained his law degree, with honors, in 1982. Bob began practicing law in Venice in January, 1983 and, effective January, 1993, established his own law firm with Greg Roberts, known as Klingbeil & Roberts, P.A. In his law practice, Bob concentrates in the areas of real estate, estate planning, wills and trusts, probate administration, and guardianship. In addition, is a member agent of Attorneys' Title Fund Services, LLC, and an agent for Old Republic National Title Insurance Company, preparing real estate contracts and loan documentation for commercial and residential loans, handling real estate closings and issuing title insurance.

Bob married his wife Nancy in 1981, and they have two grown sons, Ben and Zach. Bob is an active member of Grace United Methodist Church and the Sertoma Club of Venice. He is currently President-Elect of the Sertoma Club of Venice, the past president of the Kiwanis Club of Venice, past Board Member and Treasurer of Southwest Florida Retirement Center, Inc. (d/b/a Village on the Isle), past President and member of the Board of Directors of the South County Family YMCA. Bob is also a past member and chair of The Florida Bar's Grievance Committee C for the Twelfth Judicial Circuit of the State of Florida.

Sarasota County Bar Association, Inc South County Division Board of Directors 2014-2015

Robert T. Klingbeil, Jr., President
Klingbeil & Roberts, P.A.
341 W. Venice Avenue
Venice, FL 34285
941-486-8565 (fax)

 Kerry E. Mack, President-Elect
Mack Law Firm Chartered
2022 Placida Road
Englewood, FL 34224
941-475-0739 (fax)


Stephen K. Boone,  Treasurer
Boone, Boone, Boone & Koda, P.A.
P.O. Box 1596
Venice, FL 34284

 Daniel Policastro, Secretary
The Law Offices of Dan Policastro
355 W. Venice Avenue
Venice, FL 342285
941-484-8163 (fax)  


Beth G. Waskom, Immediate Past President
Muirhead, Gaylor, Steves & Waskom, LLP
901 Ridgewood Avenue
Venice, FL 34292

John (Jack) Dulmer, Director
Dulmer & Tracy Chartered
229 Pensacola Rd.
Venice, FL 34285
941-488-9482 (fax)    

Kelley C. Corbridge, Director
Offices of Michael D. Horlick, P.A.
1314 East Venice Ave., Ste. D.
Venice, FL 34285
941-484-1650 (fax)

Joseph F. Summonte, Director
Betterton, Tyler & Summonte, P.L.
735 E. Venice Ave., Ste. 203
Venice, FL 34285
941-483-4992 (fax)