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April 1, 2023 On the Move

On the Move

Jariel Borges Del Valle, Nina L. Zegarra, Lauren F. Lombrado, Elencia Alcius, BeJae Shelton Roberts, Ritisha K. Khatri, and Ricardo E. De Lucca joined Kubicki Draper. Roberts in Jacksonville. Khatri in Miami. De Lucca in Tampa. Lombrado and Alcius in West Palm Beach. Zegarra in Ft. Lauderdale. Borges Del Valle in Orlando.

Trevor G. Hawes joined Coker Law in Jacksonville.

Megan Strayhorn joined Strayhorn, Persons-Mulicka & Fisher in Ft. Myers.

Max Jordan Solomon was elevated to partner and the firm will now be known as Heuler, Wakeman, Solomon Law Group.

Vicente Sederberg is now known as Vicente LLP.

Marcelo Diaz-Cortes was promoted to partner at Levine Kellogg Lehman Schneider + Grossman in Miami.

David Singer, Matt Newton, Colin Rice, and Elizabeth Kellar joined Older Lundy in Tampa.

Joseph Crawford and Brian Stephens were elected shareholders at Dean Mead in Orlando.

Sarah Coleman, Joshua Hark, Jared Horowitz, Edgar Sirenord, and Lauren Swanson joined Hinshaw & Culbertson in Ft. Lauderdale.

Debra Ann Reese joined Weiss Serota Helfman Cole + Bierman (WSHC+B) in Boca Raton as of counsel.

Thomas R. Baker III joined Stephens & Stevens in West Palm Beach.

Guy DiMartino launched Ashford DiMartino.

Andrew B. Jaffe joined Goldberg Segalla in Orlando.

Michelle Tatum-Bush was named equity partner at FordHarrison in Melbourne. Emily Chase-Sosnoff, Cullan Jones, David Kalteux, Daniel Miles, and Bret Yaw were named partner at FordHarrison. Chase-Sosnoff, Jones and Kalteux in Tampa. Miles and Yaw in Orlando.

Hayley Lewis Folmar, Caitlin Beyl, and Melissa Volk have became shareholders at McConnaughhay, Coonrod, Pope, Weaver, & Stern in Jacksonville.

Heather MacDougall joined Morgan Lewis in Miami as a partner.

Beth Marie Sammons opened Sammons Law, P.A., in Green Cove Springs.

Rikiya “Riki” Thomas joined Hill Ward Henderson in Tampa as a shareholder.

Andrew B. Jaffe joined Goldberg Segalla in Orlando.

Maheen Akhter joined Winderweedle, Haines, Ward & Woodman in Orlando.

Rachel Wagner Furst joined Maderal Byrne & Furst in Coral Gables as a named partner.

Vanessa T. Steinerts joined GrayRobinson in Tampa as of counsel.

John Fulton, Jr., joined TraskBritt in Salt Lake City as a shareholder.

Rob L. Rogers and Nicholas V. Valen were elevated to partners at The Rock Law Group in Maitland.

Kylie Werk joined Lewis, Longman & Walker in West Palm Beach.

Shawn Demers, Eric Fluharty, Eisele Ibarra, and Cindy Innocent joined GrayRobinson. Demers in Melbourne. Fluharty in Ft. Myers. Ibarra in Orlando. Innocent in Tampa.

Fan Li and Matthew DellaBetta were promoted to partner at Kelley | Uustal in Ft. Lauderdale.

Gary I. Khutorsky joined Hinshaw & Culbertson in Ft. Lauderdale as a partner.

Luis O’Naghten joined Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough in Miami as a partner.

Anthony Cetrangelo and C. Richard Mancini were named co-chairs of the trusts and estate planning and litigation departments at Henderson, Franklin, Starnes & Holt.

Gabriel Arbois joined Hahn Loeser & Parks in Ft. Myers.

Sam Danon is now Hunton Andrews Kurth’s managing partner and Wally Martinez, the firm’s longest-serving managing partner, has transitioned into the newly-created role of chief growth officer.

Edmund Whitson joined McGlinchey Stafford as a partner in Tampa.

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