Having been born and raised in St. Petersburg, Florida, Anastasia C. Jaster is truly a native Floridian. As a young child she dreamt of attending Stetson University College of Law and becoming an attorney every time she drove by the Stetson tower in Gulfport, Florida. After receiving her Bachelor’s in Political Science from University of South Florida St. Petersburg Campus in 2010, Ms. Jaster achieved her dream graduating with her Juris Doctor cum laude in 2013. Ms. Jaster excelled during her time at Stetson participating in the Honors Program, the Phelps Dunbar Oral Advocacy Competition and receiving the Victor O. Wehle Trial Advocacy Award. She is also very proud of her contributions to the establishment of the Pro Bono Initiative at Stetson Veteran’s Law Institute as the Volunteer Attorney Liaison. Prior to and during law school Ms. Jaster gained fourteen years of hands-on legal experience working as a family law and civil litigation paralegal, process server and investigator.
Ms. Jaster is the proud mother of a teenage son. In her leisure time she pursues her passions for the outdoors, land management and sustainability through hunting, fishing and camping with her family and friends. Ms. Jaster also loves travel and has been blessed to have traveled throughout France, Italy, Greece and the Caribbean.