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August 1, 2018 On the Move

On the Move

On the Move

Regina Franco Murphey and Jacob (Jake) S. Slotin have joined Kelley Kronenberg in Ft. Lauderdale. Murphey has joined as a partner focusing on liability and casualty defense. Slotin is focusing on liability and casualty defense.

Alyssa L. Acquaviva has joined Williams Parker in Sarasota focusing on estate planning and estate and trust administration.

Thomas Nixon has joined the Department of Children Services/Children’s Legal Services in Crestview as senior attorney.

Evelyn Barroso has joined the Department of Children Services/Children’s Legal Services in Miami.

Craig Prough has joined the Department of Children Services/Children’s Legal Services in Brooksville.

Allison Albert has joined the Department of Children Services/Children’s Legal Services in Jacksonville as senior attorney.

Mia Jeckel has joined the Department of Children Services/Children’s Legal Services in Jacksonville.

Amber Widrick has joined Broad and Cassel in Boca Raton in the the real estate practice group.

Dunn Law, P.A., is moving to 66 West Flagler, 4th floor, Miami in the Fall 2018.

Quentin (Tod) Stupski has joined Kelley Kronenberg in Tallahassee focusing on workers’ compensation claims and litigation for insurers, self-insured companies, and government entities.

William Baldwin has joined the commercial litigation practice group of Broad and Cassel in Ft. Lauderdale.

Jason Haselkorn and Matthew Thibaut have opened Haselkorn & Thibaut, P.A., Investment Loss Recovery Group, helping investors recover losses due to stockbroker and financial advisor negligence or misconduct.

Charles M. Kramer and Matthew Cohen have joined Benson Mucci Weiss in Coral Springs.

Rafferty Taylor has been promoted to partner at Hinshaw & Culbertson in Ft. Lauderdale. Taylor focuses on tort litigation, including cases involving products liability, pharmaceutical, and medical device product defense, trucking and transportation litigation, and general liability matters.

Madeleine Q. Mannello has joined Hinshaw & Culbertson in Ft. Lauderdale focusing on personal injury and property damage matters.

Christine L. Welstead has joined Bowman and Brooke as a partner in Miami, focusing on product liability, catastrophic injury, wrongful death, civil rights, and premises liability.

Barbara Bolton Litten has joined Gunster in West Palm Beach as a shareholder focusing on complex litigation, business litigation, First Amendment law, trust and estate disputes, and products liability defense.

Dennis S. Klein has joined Kelley Kronenberg as a partner in Miami focusing on business litigation, including director and officer liability, real estate and contractual disputes, professional liability, financial institution issues, product liability, pharmaceutical litigation, bankruptcy, insurance coverage, art law, employment, and cybersecurity litigation.

John Gregory, Edgar Belaval, Michelle White, and Justin Tolley have joined The Barthet Firm in Miami. Gregory as a partner focusing on complex commercial disputes, especially construction defect matters; Belaval as a partner focusing on construction defect litigation, and White and Tolley as associates.

Justin S. Wales has been promoted to senior counsel at Carlton Fields in Miami. Wales also chairs the firm’s blockchain and digital currency task force and focuses on constitutional and intellectual property disputes.

Benjamin W. Bard has joined Thompson, Sizemore, Gonzalez & Hearing as a partner in Tampa. Bard focuses on labor and employment law.

Peter J. Rowland has joined HunterMaclean in Savannah, GA, focusing on complex litigation matters involving issues in environmental, oil and gas, transportation, and occupational and safety law.

Gabriel “Zach” Gonzalez has joined Steinberg Law in Delray Beach focusing on felony and misdemeanor jury trials.

Kimberlee A. Martin has joined Fisher Rushmer in Orlando.

Ryan Scordato has joined Lowndes, Drosdick, Doster, Kantor & Reed in Orlando focusing on construction law.

Beth Rothenberg has joined Holland & Knight in Jacksonville as a partner focusing on environmental and health and safety laws.

Wayne Alder has joined FisherBroyles in Naples focusing on business and international transactions.

Michael R. Whitt has joined Hahn Loeser & Parks as a litigation partner in Ft. Myers focusing on business litigation, eminent domain, and real estate disputes.

Michael A. Sykes has joined Hahn Loeser & Parks in Naples focusing on domestic and international tax matters.

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