D. RANGER JACKSON
Ranger Jackson is an Associate with Battaglia, Ross, Dicus, and McQuaid, P.A., where he utilizes his diverse skill-set in the areas of personal injury, criminal defense, civil & commercial litigation, workers’ compensation, and data privacy and security.
Born in Atlanta, Georgia, Ranger received his B.S. in Business Administration from Shorter University in Rome, GA in 2010 magna cum laude where he was honored as an Academic All-American while a member of Shorter’s Baseball and Golf team. Ranger earned his J.D. from Stetson University College of Law in 2013. During law school, he interned for the State Attorney’s Office, 6th Judicial Circuit; Jabil Circuit; and the United States Attorney’s Office, Middle District of Florida.
Ranger’s litigation background includes working as a prosecutor in Pinellas County, Florida and the San Francisco Bay Area where Ranger successfully prosecuted a wide arrange of crimes including DUI, domestic battery, drug possession, white collar-crime, and murder. During his tenure in Pinellas County, he was promoted to the head of the electronic investigations unit where he collaborated with state and federal agencies as well as companies such as Facebook and Google to solve and prosecute crimes using the latest investigative techniques while ensuring the privacy rights of victims and defendants. He also utilized his ability to speak Spanish to communicate with witnesses and victims.
Ranger’s civil litigation experience includes complex commercial contract litigation, property insurance disputes, real estate disputes, and trade secret misappropriation.
Ranger is a member of the Florida and California Bar and admitted to practice in the U.S. District Court of the Middle District of Florida and Florida Middle District Bankruptcy Court. Ranger is also recognized as a Certified Information Privacy Professional by the International Association of Privacy Professionals and uses his expertise to advise companies regarding workplace privacy and state privacy laws.
Aside from his services in the legal community, Ranger enjoys golf, fishing, and volunteering in the community as a Little League Baseball umpire and volunteer golf coach.
Stetson University College of Law,
St. Petersburg, FL
Juris Doctor – 2013
Shorter University, Rome
GA, B.S. in Business Administration – 2010
Magna Cum Laude