An article authored by Shutts & Bowen partners Patricia A. Leonard and Ella A. Shenhav, titled “Use of the Constructive Knowledge Standard When Evaluating Evident Partiality Challenges to Arbitration Awards in Florida,” ...
Shutts & Bowen LLP is proud to announce that 22 attorneys have been named to the 2023 Florida Super Lawyers list, while 18 attorneys have been recognized as 2023 Rising Stars.
Fort Lauderdale attorney Matthew Akiba recently co-authored an article titled “The CISG as a Basis for Federal Question Jurisdiction: The Need for Authority from the Eleventh Circuit,” published in the Florida Bar ...
- 6.20.23Firm News
Shutts & Bowen partner Ryan McCarthy has been appointed to the Palm Beach County Bar Association’s Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) Committee.
- 6.19.23Firm News
Shutts & Bowen’s 2023 Summer Associates participated in the annual SFALP Summer Associate Volunteer Event held on Friday, June 9, in Key Biscayne, Fla.
- 6.19.23RecognitionPatricia Leonard Appointed Co-Chair of the Palm Beach County Bar Association’s Professionalism Committee
Patricia A. Leonard, a partner and trial attorney in Shutts & Bowen’s West Palm Beach office, has been appointed to co-chair the Palm Beach County Bar Association’s Professionalism Committee.
- 6.15.23Firm News
Fort Lauderdale attorney Matthew Akiba was selected as a 2023-2025 Fellow for the Florida Bar Business Law Section’s Fellowship Program.
- 6.15.23Speaking Engagement
James Terpening, a partner in Shutts & Bowen LLP’s Tampa office, will discuss construction defects during The Seminar Group’s 12th Annual Construction Law in Florida Conference on October 10, 2023.
Ella Shenhav, a partner in Shutts & Bowen LLP’s Tampa office, has been appointed to the newly created Cybersecurity and Privacy Law Committee for The Florida Bar, with a term effective through June 30, 2024.
Woodrow “Woody” Pollack, a partner in Shutts & Bowen LLP’s Tampa office, was recently honored by Tampa Connection as the recipient of the 2023 Betty Tribble Citizen of the Year Award.
Last month, Fort Lauderdale associate Spencer Hennings was awarded a Certificate of Appreciation by the City of Sunny Isles Beach in recognition for his contributions in fostering greater transparency and accountability for ...
- 6.7.23RecognitionDaniel Nordby Reappointed to Florida Bar’s State & Federal Government & Administrative Practice Certification Committee
Daniel Nordby, a partner in Shutts & Bowen’s Tallahassee office and Chair of the Appellate practice group, has been reappointed to the Florida Bar’s State & Federal Government & Administrative Practice Certification ...
Tyler Walters and Spencer Mayer, attorneys in Shutts & Bowen LLP’s Miami office, were recently installed as members of the board of directors for the Young Lawyer Section of the Miami-Dade Bar Association.
- 6.6.23Speaking Engagement
Ella Shenhav, a partner in Shutts & Bowen LLP’s Tampa office, will speak at the webinar, “Digital Forensics to Win Litigation Cases,” on June 26, 2023.
Shutts & Bowen LLP is pleased to announce that it has ranked No. 31 nationwide in Construction Executive’s 2023 rankings of “The Top 50 Construction Law Firms™.”
Chambers and Partners recently released its 2023 edition of Chambers USA, recognizing Shutts & Bowen LLP in seven ranked departments, as well as 19 of the firm’s attorneys.
Caitlin Emling, an attorney in Shutts & Bowen LLP’s Orlando office, was recently appointed Co-Chair of the Orange County Bar Association’s (OCBA) Judicial Relations Committee.
In a recently published blog, Alamea Deedee Bitran discusses two new pieces of federal legislation which are reshaping and improving the landscape for women in the workforce.
Frank Moya, a partner in Shutts & Bowen LLP’s Jacksonville office, has graduated with the class of 2023 from the flagship program, Leadership Jacksonville.
- 5.30.23Firm News
Shutts & Bowen is pleased to announce that Jeremy B. Shir has joined its Fort Lauderdale Office as a partner in the Land Use & Zoning Practice Group, an addition that will further expand the firm’s ability to address every facet of our ...
Susan Spurgeon, a partner in Shutts & Bowen LLP’s Tampa office, was recently appointed Chair of the Real Property Problems Study Committee, a substantive committee of the Florida Bar’s Real Property Probate and Trust Law ...
Alyssa Cory, an attorney in Shutts & Bowen LLP’s Tampa office, recently graduated from Tampa Connection, joining her fellow graduates as part of the Class of 2023.
Brett Renton, a partner in Shutts & Bowen LLP’s Orlando office, was recently re-installed to the Orange County Bar Association Foundation’s board of directors. Brett was sworn into office during the OCBA’s 2023 ...
Ben Gibson, Managing partner of Shutts & Bowen LLP’s Tallahassee office, was recently elected Chairman of the State Board of Education by his fellow Board members.
Sandra Krumbein Sadov, a partner in Shutts & Bowen LLP’s Fort Lauderdale office, has been appointed by The Florida Bar President-Elect to the Condominium and Planned Development Law Certification Committee, with a term ending ...
Tala Woods, a partner in Shutts & Bowen LLP’s Jacksonville office, has been appointed to the Government Advocacy Committee for The Florida Bar, with a term effective through June 30, 2024.
Suzanne Driscoll, a partner in Shutts & Bowen LLP’s Fort Lauderdale office, recently spoke with the Daily Business Review in a Q&A series regarding leadership and the role of a mentor.
Miami partner Frank Zacherl spoke with Law360 about amendments to the Florida Telephone Solicitation Act, which, if enacted, would rein in meritless lawsuits over legitimate texts to customers.
Shutts & Bowen LLP is pleased to announce the reappointment of Orlando Co-Managing partner Daniel O’Keefe to the University of Florida Board of Trustees.
The Live Local Act (SB 102), which was signed into law on March 29 by Gov. Ron DeSantis, has been heralded by many as one of the most significant affordable housing laws in decades.
- 5.8.23Media Mention
Paul Hechenberger, a partner in Shutts & Bowen LLP’s Miami office, was recently quoted in a Miami Herald article discussing the growing number of regular travelers boarding private planes as private aviation becomes more of a ...
- 5.2.23Speaking Engagement
Miami partner Patrick Lannon will be a featured guest speaker at the Martin County Estate Planning Council’s annual Tax and Estate Planning Seminar on May 19, 2023.
- 5.2.23Speaking Engagement
Fort Lauderdale partner Sidney C. Calloway recently served as a panel speaker at the Racial Equity, Diversity & Inclusion’s “REDI to Lead” Conference, discussing the effects of DEI policy on businesses.
- 4.10.23Speaking Engagement
On April 4, Miami Partner “Peggy” Rolando and Orlando Partner Jennifer Slone Tobin served as speakers at the Florida Bar’s Real Property, Probate & Trust Law Section’s (RPPTL) Advanced Real Property Certification Review ...
- 4.6.23Speaking EngagementBrian Paul and Brian Doney Moderate the Patent Panel Discussion at the 13th Annual Intellectual Property Symposium
On March 31st, Shutts attorneys Brian Paul and Brian Doney moderated a patent panel discussion at the 13th Annual Intellectual Property Symposium for the Business Law Section of the Florida Bar entitled “Amgen v. Sanofi: Supreme ...
- 4.5.23Firm News
Shutts & Bowen LLP, a full-service business law firm, is pleased to announce that Brian D. Kennedy has joined its West Palm Beach office as a partner in the Private Client Services Practice Group.
Sarah K. Balk and Brian J. Paul, attorneys with Shutts & Bowen LLP’s Tampa office, were accepted to the Class of 2023 for Tampa Connection.
- 3.30.23Speaking Engagement
On Thursday, March 23, Shutts attorneys Daniel Nordby and Elise Engle served as panelists during Keystone Florida’s Law and Policy Day event, held at the Florida Supreme Court.
Fort Lauderdale partner Suzanne Driscoll has been recognized as a 2023 “Best Mentor” honoree for the Daily Business Review’s 2023 Florida Legal Awards
The imposition of community proffers creates challenges for a zoning applicant. It is important for developers and their lawyers to understand the law on this subject so they are prepared to respond intelligently when a proffer is ...
- 3.14.23Speaking Engagement
From March 31 to April 1, 2023, the Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section of The Florida Bar will present the Wills, Trusts & Estates Certification Review Course, a two-day, advanced-level seminar designed to assist those ...
- 3.13.23Speaking Engagement
The Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section of The Florida Bar will present the Construction Law Institute from March 16-18, 2023, at the JW Marriott Grande Lakes in Orlando, Fla.
- 3.9.23Firm News
We are pleased to announce that Shutts Orlando has once again been included on the list, coming in at the No. 3 spot in 2023.
- 3.8.23Speaking Engagement
On March 3, 2023, Orlando partner Sarah Donini Rodriguez participated in a panel discussion presented by the Orange County Bar Association Young Lawyers and the Central Florida Association for Women Lawyers on Preparing and Having ...
- 3.7.23Media Mention
The Daily Business Review quoted Miami Office Managing Partner and Insurance Practice Group Leader John Meagher in an article titled, “Controversial Tort Measure Moves to Florida House Judiciary Committee.”
- 3.7.23Speaking Engagement
The St. Thomas More Society of the University of Miami School of Law hosted its inaugural Fellowship & Networking Night on March 2, 2023. Law students and lawyers gathered to share their faith and learn about various practice areas.
- 3.6.23Firm News
Law360 recently reported that a Florida federal jury exonerated Shutts & Bowen client, Green Shades Software Inc.,of accusations that it infringed a pair of patents, additionally finding that the patent claims were never valid.