The Florida Bar

Florida Bar News

Florida lawyers earn board certification

Top Stories

Board Certification logoThe Board of Legal Specialization and Education congratulates the 77 lawyers who recently earned Florida Bar board certification, which recognizes attorneys’ special knowledge, skills, and proficiency in various areas of law and professionalism and ethics in practice. Board certified lawyers are “Evaluated for Professionalism and Tested for Expertise.”

Only about 7% of Florida’s more than 107,000 lawyers have earned board certification. Florida offers 27 specialty areas for board certification, more than any other state.

Lawyers who recently earned board certification, include:

Business Litigation

Brian J. Barakat

Joelle Bordeaux

Kevin George Brick

Justin Christopher Carlin

Shane Timothy Costello

Samuel Grier Wells

City, County and Local Government Law

Christopher Andrew Angell

Erica Farawell Augello

Vivek K. Babbar

Stefanie Ann Beskovoyne

Melissa Carlene Clarke

Jay Daigneault

Corbin Frederick Hanson

Sonya Harrell

Jessica Marlowe Icerman

Paige Hobbs Johnston

Abigail Forrester Jorandby

Lauren Elizabeth Morse

Louis Clifton Norvell

Rebecca Alayne O’Hara

Robert Charles Swain

Amanda L. Swindle

Construction Law

Andrew VanLeer Cobbe

Timothy Drew Corwin

Craig Stuart Distel

Randy Richard Dow

Joseph Wesley Etter

Kenneth James Idle

Jordan Scott Nadel

Christopher Lee Pope

Adam Eric Richards

Vanessa Alison Van Cleaf

Angelika Maria VandenBerg

Criminal Trial Law

Marissa Altman-Glatzer

Kaitlin Petronelli Gonzalez

David Elbert Little

Liana Rose Matthews

Steven Jacob Parton

Tim A. Pribisco

Brian Christopher Rodgers

Adam Cardon Saper

Christina Lynn Kimball Walker

Health Law

Rian Jensine Balfour

Steven Daniel Brownlee

Ronald David Evans

Jamie Brooke Gelfman

Marc Isaac Goldsand

Maja Lacevic

Intellectual Property Law

Oliver Alan Ruiz

John Coy Stull

International Litigation & Arbitration

John M. Barkett

Carlos F. Concepcion

Kristin Drecktrah Paz

Jose M. Ferrer

Donald John Hayden

William King Hill

Adolfo Enrique Jimenez

Arnoldo Benjamin Lacayo

Pedro Julio Martinez-Fraga

Jorge Alejandro Mestre

Hendrik Gerardus Milne

Ricardo Hugo Puente

John Henry Rooney

Sean Rafael Santini

Juvenile Law

Bree Nicole Lawrenson

Sherea Latrice Randle

Real Estate

Brian Michael Abelow

Rose Brill

Jason M Ellison

Jacqueline Christina Marzan

Christian W. Waugh

State and Federal Government and Administrative Practice

Gregg Riley Morton

Daniel Elden Nordby

Wills, Trusts and Estates

Christopher Joseph Denicolo

Elizabeth Paige Diaz

Lee Hamilton Massey

Workers’ Compensation

Vanessa Mekeel Herbert

News in Photos

Columns

The Mindful Lawyer: Mindfulness and Anxiety — A Process of Elimination

Columns | May 09, 2024

Be A Referring Lawyer

Columns | May 03, 2024

Be a Listening Lawyer

Columns | Apr 04, 2024

A mindful look at pain and suffering

Columns | Mar 14, 2024