- 7.26.23ArticleAmanda Buffinton Listed among “Top 10 Influential Construction Lawyers Boosting Industry Standards in 2023”
In a recent article by Business Today, Tampa partner Amanda Buffinton was listed among the "Top 10 Influential Florida Construction Lawyers Boosting Industry Standards in 2023."
Shutts & Bowen LLP is proud to announce that the firm has been listed on Forbes’ newest list – America’s Best Small Employers – defined as companies employing between 200 and 1,000 employees.
- 7.25.23Firm News
Shutts & Bowen LLP is pleased to announce that Rikki Lober Bagatell and Peter A. Rahaghi have been named to leadership roles within their practices. Practice Group Leaders (PGLs) manage and oversee the firm’s formal practice ...
- 7.25.23Firm News
Julia A. Campanella joined the West Palm Beach office from the University of Miami School of Law, where she is a Dean’s Merit Scholarship recipient. Julia has received CALI Excellence for the Future Awards in both Property and Legal ...
- 7.25.23Firm News
Shutts & Bowen LLP partners achieved a victory for Florida businesses on behalf of their client, Bluegreen Vacations and its affiliates, in a landmark ruling upholding the application of Florida’s consumer protection laws to ...
- 7.24.23Media Mention
Ricky Polston, a partner in the Tallahassee office of Shutts & Bowen LLP and Chair of the firm’s Constitutional Law Section, recently spoke with City & State Florida about his decision to step down from the bench and ultimately join ...
- 7.24.23Firm News
Shutts & Bowen LLP partners Jamie Wasserman and Ella Shenhav successfully defended client Blue Water Real Estate Holdings, Inc. in a non-jury trial alleging breach of contract.
Miami partner Aleksey Shtivelman, a member of the firm’s International Dispute Resolution Practice Group, has been selected as a finalist for the Coral Gables Chamber of Commerce’s Executive Star Award.
- 7.20.23Firm News
For the third consecutive year, the Greater Orlando Builders Association (GOBA) recognized Shutts & Bowen as the honoree in the “Attorney/Industry Consultant” category of its annual HYPE (Honor Your Partners Excellence ...
Miami partner Michelle Hendler authored Westlaw notes titled “Commercial Evictions (FL)” and “Residential Evictions (FL)”, published by Thomson Reuters Practical Law.
- 7.18.23RecognitionGregg Strock Elected as At Large Member for the Real Property, Probate & Trust Law Section of the Florida Bar
Miami attorney Gregg I. Strock was recently elected as an At Large Member for the Real Property, Probate & Trust Law Section of the Florida Bar.
- 7.12.23RecognitionMelodie Khosrovani Appointed Co-Chair of the Hillsborough County Bar Association’s Real Property, Probate & Trust Law Section
Melodie Khosrovani, an attorney out of Shutts & Bowen LLP’s Tampa office, was recently appointed Co-Chair of the Hillsborough County Bar Association’s (HCBA) Real Property, Probate & Trust Law Section (RPPTL).
- 7.11.23Firm News
Shutts & Bowen Fort Lauderdale partners Brendan Aloysius Barry and Philip C. Rosen recently led a team of attorneys representing Metropolitan Commercial Bank in the closing of a $30,000,000 land acquisition and pre-development ...
- 7.11.23Speaking Engagement
- 7.10.23Firm News
Shutts & Bowen is pleased to announce that Former Florida Supreme Court Justice Ricky Polston joined its Tallahassee office as a Partner in the Appellate Practice Group on July 5 and head of the firm’s Constitutional Law Section.
Miami partners Bowman Brown and Ricardo J. Souto were awarded the Miami-Dade Bar Circle of Excellence Award.
- 6.28.23Firm News
In a milestone victory for their client, Shutts & Bowen partners successfully argued that Florida’s ten-year statue of repose barred the lawsuit and final summary judgment was entered in favor of PulteGroup.
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.
- 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.
- 6.15.23Speaking 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.
- 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.