Jodi M. Ruberg has joined Kirk-Pinkerton in Sarasota focusing on commercial and probate litigation as well as the Florida Sunshine Laws.
Jack T. Cook has joined Dan Newlin & Partners in Orlando focusing on plaintiff’s personal injury.
Rebecca C. Appelbaum has joined Adams and Reese in Tampa as special counsel and a member of the litigation practice team. Appelbaum primarily practices in the areas of third-party liability coverage.
Janet Goldberg McEnery and Andrew W. McLaughlin have joined Stearns Weaver Miller in Tampa as a labor & employment shareholder and associate repectively. Alexander G. Leon has also joined the firm as a construction associate in Miami.
Jessica Persaud has joined éClat Law in Longwood as of counsel focusing on collaborative family law and civil litigation.
Chris D. Chamberlain has joined Murphy & Anderson in Jacksonville as an associate focusing on commercial and financial litigation.
Clifford Hertz has become managing partner of Broad and Cassel’s West Palm Beach office. Hertz is a real estate and land use attorney.
Lauren Thompson and Jordann Allen have joined Radey Law Firm in Tallahassee as associates. Thompson’s focus will be on commercial litigation, and Allen will focus on labor and employment law and commercial litigation.
Paul Shuman has joined Henderson, Franklin, Starnes & Holt in Ft. Myers in the business & tax division.
Sebastian Jaramillo of Jaramillo Law has merged with Reifkind, Thompson & Rudzinski, LLP in Miami and has become managing attorney of the real estate division.
Caryl Shuham has been named corporate counsel of Moss, a construction firm, in Ft. Lauderdale.
Arda Goker has joined Burns, P.A., in Tampa as an associate focusing on appellate work.
Ashley Tulloch has joined Kaye Bender Rembaum as an associate in Pompano Beach focusing on collection and foreclosure matters for condominium and homeowners’ associations.
Jonathan A. Yellin has joined Backer Aboud Poliakoff & Foelster in Boca Raton as a partner focusing on community association and real estate litigation.
Brian A. Hart has joined Carlton Fields in Miami as a shareholder in the real estate and commercial finance practice group.
Anthony Reeves of Dover, DE, was appointed to serve as an administrative law judge with the United States Social Security Administration.
Nalini Singh has opened Castle Title, LLC, and Singh Legal, PLLC, a title company and boutique real estate law firm headquartered in Margate.
Lisa A. Allen has joined Ansa Assuncao, LLP, in Tampa as of counsel focusing on business, employment, and real estate litigation, as well as corporate, real estate, and commercial leasing transactional matters.
David D. Naples, Jr., and John J. Spence have partnered to form Naples & Spence, Attorneys at Law, PLLC, in St. Augustine focusing on estate planning and elder law, probate and trust administration and litigation, family law, personal injury, civil appeals, and intellectual property.