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June 1, 2021 On the Move

On the Move

Philip Ward rejoined GrayRobinson in Ft. Lauderdale and Boca Raton as of counsel.

Julia Wischmeier joined Quarles & Brady in Tampa

Clyde E. Mathes, Jovani Monexil, Craig A. Beverly, and Matthew A. Menendez joined Kubicki Draper in Tampa.

Adam D. Kemper joined Kelley Kronenberg as a partner and business unit leader.

Lauren V. Mabe and Danielle Furneaux joined Cummings & Lockwood.

Michelle Diaz joined Mase Mebane Seitz in Miami.

Roberto M. Vargas was appointed vice chair of the litigation and dispute resolution practice group at Jones Foster.

Isabella R. Caproni joined Kubicki Draper in Ft. Lauderdale.

Keith S. Howell and Jeffrey M. Novell joined Lewis Brisbois in Tampa as partners.

Lauren V. Mabe in Bonita Springs and Danielle Furneaux in Palm Beach Gardens joined Cummings & Lockwood.

Juan Arrubla joined Kubicki Draper in West Palm Beach.

Keith Poliakoff, Neil Schiller, Alan G. Kipnis, and Richard Dewitt launched the Government Law Group in Broward and Palm Beach counties.

Steven Gendreau joined Henderson, Franklin, Starnes & Holt in Ft. Myers.

Paul T. Hinckley joined ShuffieldLowman in Orlando.

Daniel Jensen, Darla Keen, Jason McIntosh, and Matthew Haynes have become partners at Lytal, Reiter, Smith, Ivey & Fronrath in West Palm Beach.

Nathaniel A. Gardner joined Carlton Fields in Tampa.

Karenny Montan, Jacqueline M. Bertelsen, Ana L. Martino, and Daniela F. Pessoa Valdes joined Kubicki Draper in Miami.

Heather M. Meglino joined Q1 in Orlando as general counsel.

Kyle Diamantas was elected a shareholder at Baker Donelson in Orlando.

Carlos Kelly was named chair of the business litigation department at Henderson, Franklin, Starnes & Holt.

Carlos A. Fabano, Christine G. Soto, and Rodrigo Palomino joined Hamilton, Miller & Birthisel in Miami. Fabano joined as a partner.

Bruce Wiener and Bedford Wilder joined Akerman in Tallahassee as partners.

Loren M. Vasquez joined McLin Burnsed in Leesburg.

Pedro Hernandez was promoted to co-leader of the global insurance services practice group at Hinshaw & Culbertson.

Kayley R. Stoner joined Kubicki Draper in Jacksonville.

Michael Burwick joined Greenspoon Marder in Miami as a partner.

Adam Bleggi joined Henderson, Franklin, Starnes & Holt in Bonita Springs.

Jessica T. Travers joined Littler in Orlando as a shareholder.

Joanne H. Rogers joined Doane & Doane in Palm Beach Gardens.

Adele Stone will chair the national real estate practice at Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney.

Ana L. Martino and Daniela F. Pessoa Valdes joined Kubicki Draper in Miami.

Yewande Gilbert joined The Markarian Group in Palm Beach Gardens.

Seth Kaplan, as managing partner, and Jennifer Einersen joined Meltzer, Lippe, Goldstein & Breitstone at its new Boca Raton office.

Stephen O. Ayeni, Jr., Morgan Metzger, and Brittney Savino in Coral Gables, and Livia Vieira in Ft. Lauderdale joined Hinshaw & Culbertson.

Lauren Danilchenko joined Morgan & Morgan in Jacksonville.

Jorja M. Williams joined The Kelley Law Firm as a partner in Ft. Lauderdale.

Erin Farrington Finlen became a partner at The Kelley Law Firm in Ft. Lauderdale.

George Karavetsos joined Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney in Miami as a shareholder.

Shawn Wolf, as a partner, and Lauren Kurtz and Osvaldo Garcia joined Bilzin Sumberg in Miami. Jennifer J. Wioncek was elevated to group leader of the tax and private wealth practice group.

Benjamin B. Bush, Anthony D. Tilton, Clayton T. Osteen, and Patrick S. Bickford joined Ausley McMullen in Tallahassee.

Amanda S. Keller joined Freeborn & Peters in Tampa.

Catherine Henry launched Henry Law in St. Petersburg.

Adam A. Schwartzbaum was promoted to partner at The Moskowitz Law Firm in Miami.

Geena Kandel joined Roetzel & Andress in Naples.

Aizaz M. Chaudhary joined Winderweedle, Haines, Ward & Woodman in Orlando.

Douglas L. Kilby as a shareholder, and Christopher R. Clark and Robert J. Walters joined Stearns Weaver Miller in Tallahassee.

Ryan T. Dyson joined Sniffen & Spellman in Tallahassee.

H. Michael Muñiz joined Mintzer, Sarowitz, Zeris, Ledva & Meyers in Miami as senior appellate counsel.

Miguel J. Chamorro joined Fuerst Ittleman David & Joseph in Miami.

Yewande Gilbert joined The Markarian Group in Palm Beach Gardens.

Xavier L. Suarez joined Greenspoon Marder in Miami as of counsel.

Scott J. Dornstein joined Kelley Kronenberg in Orlando as a partner and business unit leader.

Carla I. Garcia joined Stearns Weaver Miller in Miami as a shareholder.

John P. Thomas joined GrayRobinson in Tampa.

Alex Boehm joined Heritage Insurance in Clearwater as associate staff counsel.

Leslie José Zigel and Javier Feito joined SMGQ Law in Coral Gables as partners.

TorresVictor relocated to 5200 Blue Lagoon Drive, Suite 790, in Miami.

Zachary M. Rothman joined Jones Foster in West Palm Beach.

Joshua Hartley joined Boyd & Jenerette as a partner, and Lara Edelstein joined as a senior associate in Boca Raton. Allison Heim joined in Orlando and Summer Lee Robbins joined in Jacksonville.

Markenson Pierre and Johnny ElHachem joined Damian & Valori LLP | Culmo Trial Attorneys.

Bonnie Lee Polk has been elected partner at Williams Parker in Sarasota.

Jeidy Beltran and Sarah Shirley joined Hitchcock Law Group in Clearwater as associate attorneys.

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