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June 1, 2022 On the Move

On the Move

Marisa Rosen Dorough was elected a shareholder at Baker Donelson in Orlando.

Angela Cottrell, as a shareholder, and Abigail Schwartz joined Smith Hulsey & Busey in Jacksonville.

Alvarez, Winthrop, Thompson & Smoak added an office at 4635 NW 53rd Avenue, #201, in Gainesville led by Carla M. Sabbagh.

Brandon J. Gibson joined RTRLAW as head of the employment law division.

Ajith N. Shetty and Jaime A. Garcia Montes were promoted to associates at Kubicki Draper in Miami.

Casey Cusick joined Brinkley Morgan.

Monica Williams Harris joined Cox Media Group, Inc., as labor and employment counsel.

Shanice K. Havers joined Kubicki Draper in Tallahassee.

Ahmand Johnson joined Greenspoon Marder in Miami as a partner.

Kassi Studds joined McConnaughhay, Coonrod, Pope, Weaver & Stern in Jacksonville.

Nicholas Q. Porter was made an equity shareholder and Donald C.P. Greiwe a shareholder at de la Parte & Gilbert.

Jonathan Dunleavy joined MG+M The Law Firm in Miami.

William “Billy” Dove joined GrayRobinson in Orlando.

Robert Paradela, Jr., in Ft. Lauderdale and Lili D. Lowell in Miami joined Stearns Weaver Miller.

Garvin Persad joined Kubicki Draper in Orlando.

Johnathan Ayers rejoined Stearns Weaver Miller in Miami as a shareholder.

Hannah Yoder joined Hall Booth Smith in Tampa.

Adam J. Smith and Ashley A. Gignac joined Comiter, Singer, Baseman & Braun. Smith as a senior counsel.

Ball Janik added an office at 2033 Main Street, Suite 201, in the Center Pointe Office Building in Sarasota.

Carla Newman, Wesley Ridout, and Patrick “Cade” Spivey joined Boyd & Jenerette in Jacksonville. Newman and Ridout as senior associates. Tony Horrnik joined in St Petersburg as a partner. Rebekah McDaniel joined in Orlando.

Aleksandr Boksner and Denise Mutamba joined Torcivia, Donlon, Goddeau & Rubin as senior associates.

Jennifer Powers joined Quarles & Brady in Tampa as a partner.

Bresky Law and Johnson, Ritchey & Feldman merged with Schwartz Sladkus Reich Greenberg Atlas and now practice under the name Schwartz Sladkus Reich Greenberg Atlas in Boca Raton.

Michael Boutzoukas joined GrayRobinson in Tampa as a shareholder.

Angel Cortiñas and Jonathan Kaskel joined Dentons in Miami as partners.

Kelly K. Neufville joined Kubicki Draper in Jacksonville.

Christopher Stipek joined Lusk Drasites & Tolisano in Cape Coral.

Laura Klossner joined Peterson Law Group in New Smyrna Beach.

Dominic “Nico” A. Romano joined Spiritus Law as a partner.

Jazmine Janine L. Dykes joined Kubicki Draper in Miami.

Nicole F. Christie has been elected a partner at Williams Parker in Sarasota.

Brent V. Trapana was named a partner at Brinkley Morgan.

Matthew DellaBetta joined Kelley | Uustal in Ft. Lauderdale.

Chance C. Arias, Carla M. Sabbagh, and Libbie Reese became senior counsels at Alvarez, Winthrop, Thompson & Smoak.

Peter Quinter joined Gunster as a shareholder in Miami and Boca Raton.

Pietragallo opened an office at 7108 Fairway Drive, Suite 130, in Palm Beach Gardens with Tama Beth Kudman as managing partner.

Giselle Maranges joined Latitude in Miami as director of legal recruiting and placement.

Valerie N. Edgecombe Brown was promoted to director of the timeshare practice group and Cynthia David to senior attorney at Manley Deas Kochalski in Orlando.Shawn Taylor was promoted to director of the Florida practice group in Miami.

Margo K. Ceresney has joined Cozen O’Connor in Boca Raton.

Elsa De Lima has joined The Downs Law Group in Miami.

Samuel J. Salario, Jr., joined Brannock Humphries & Berman as a shareholder.

Larry Silverman and Dianne “Dee Dee” Fischer joined Sidley Austin as partners and Ivan Feris and Carmen Ortega-Rivero joined the firm as associates.

Zachary C. Bolitho has become a full-time magistrate judge in the Pensacola Division of the United States District Court for the Northern District of Florida.

Kathryn Goldberger has joined Holland & Knight in West Palm Beach as a partner.

Cecile F. Cochran has joined Kubicki Draper in Jacksonville.

John D. Mirkin has joined ShuffieldLowman in Orlando.

Shylie Bannon and Richard L. Lasseter have joined Hall Booth Smith in Jacksonville as partners while Bryce McColskey and Whitley Williams-Jelks join as associates.

Logan Wellmeier joined Dean Mead in Ft. Pierce.

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