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September 1, 2021 On the Move

On the Move

Jacqueline R. Ambrose joined Massey Law Group in St. Petersburg as head of the healthcare law practice group.

Michael J. Wilson was elected president of Williams Parker in Sarasota.

Jennifer L. Emerson joined Kubicki Draper in Tampa.

T. Hunter Stahl joined Threlkeld Law in Naples.

Michelle Trost joined McGlinchey Stafford in their Jacksonville office as a partner.

Markowitz Ringel Trusty + Hartog elevated Rachel A. Camber and Adrian Delancy to senior partners and Lian de la Riva, John H. Lee, Alan R. Rosenberg, and Carly S. Weiss to partners in Miami and Ft. Lauderdale.

Kellie Llona joined Hall Booth Smith in Tampa.

Michael Colgan and Tiffany Rothenberg joined Kelley Kronenberg, as partners. Colgan in Orlando and Rothenberg in West Palm Beach.

James “Matt” Collins III joined the Florida Fish & Wildlife Conservation Commission as assistant general counsel.

Ginger Barry Boyd was named office managing partner at Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough in Tallahassee.

Ryan J. Bollman was elected to partner at Kluger, Kaplan, Silverman, Katzen & Levine in Miami.

Daniel “D.J.” Brick joined Henderson, Franklin, Starnes & Holt in Ft. Myers.

Gloria M. Velazquez joined Nason Yeager Gerson Harris & Fumero in Boca Raton as a shareholder.

Christine McClure was promoted to assistant general counsel-real estate at the St. Joe Company in Panama City Beach.

José Ferrer joined Mark Migdal & Hayden in Miami as a partner.

Patricia M. Patino and Kai Su joined Carlton Fields. Patino in Miami. Su in Tampa.

Todd Zarin joined Stearns Weaver Miller in Miami as a shareholder.

Cristina A. Pineda joined Kubicki Draper in Ft. Lauderdale.

Alexa M. Nordman joined Carlton Fields in Tampa.

Pablo M. Arrue, Shawna Surrelle, as partners, and Andres Pino joined Hamilton, Miller & Birthisel in Miami.

Arthur D. Sims joined Dickinson Wright in Ft. Lauderdale as a member.

Michael P. Kaney joined Baker Donelson in Orlando.

Fisher & Sauls has joined with Battaglia, Ross, Dicus & McQuaid with the main office in St. Petersburg and a new office in Riverview. The Fisher & Sauls attorneys joining forces with Battaglia, Ross, Dicus & McQuaid include Robert Kapusta, Laurie Valentine, Hunter Rawls, Kenneth “Kip” Thornton, and Bruce Marger.

Danielle Dudai, as of counsel, and Edward Dulatt joined Hall Booth Smith in West Palm Beach.

Michael J. Wilson was elected firm president at Williams Parker in Sarasota.

Thomas J. Visone joined ZinnLaw in Ft. Myers.

Christa L. Folkers, Tommy E. Gregory, and Susan Barrett Hecker have been elected partners of Williams Parker in Sarasota.

Lindsay A. Gunia has joined Stearns Weaver Miller in Coral Gables as a shareholder.

Sara E. Moore has become a partner at TorresVictor.

Kenneth P. Carman, partner, and Richard Chackman and Alexander Williams, associates, have joined TorresVictor in Ft. Lauderdale.

Alexander Plumage and Barbara Alfaro joined TorresVictor in Miami as associates.

Holland & Knight and Thompson & Knight completed their merger. The combined firm will operate under the Holland & Knight name and will be led by Holland & Knight Managing Partner Steven Sonberg. Thompson & Knight Managing Partner Mark Sloan will serve as a vice chair of the Practice & Operations Committee, which is the firm’s senior management group.

Samantha M. Joseph has joined Kubicki Draper in Miami.

Larry Dougherty was named a shareholder at Guerra King in Tampa.

Caroline Saiz joined Weiss Serota Helfman Cole & Bierman as an associate.

Todd D. Kaplan has been named a shareholder of Icard, Merrill, Cullis, Timm, Furen, and Ginsburg in Sarasota.

Maytel Sorondo Bonham has joined ShuffieldLowman in Orlando.

Carla Howard has joined Boyd & Jenerette as a partner in Boca Raton and Brooke DiSalvo has joined as an associate in Jacksonville.

Phytiema A. Johnson has joined Kubicki Draper in Jacksonville.

Lauren S. Fallick has joined Kluger, Kaplan, Silverman, Katzen & Levine as a partner in Miami.

Iurillo Law Group has merged its practice with Englander Fischer in St. Petersburg.

Raciel Perez has joined Phelps in Tampa.

Johanna P. Cabanas has joined Kubicki Draper’s Miami office.

Cooper Jarnagin has joined GrayRobinson in West Palm Beach.

J. Adam Greer and Jeremy C. Smith joined Carlton Fields in Tampa.

Simone Honeygan, Stephanie C. Jimenez, and Tyler Thompson have joined Hinshaw & Culbertson in Coral Gables as associates. Ali Iftikhar has joined the firm as an associate in Ft. Lauderdale.

Ira S. Bergman joined MediationWorks as a mediator and arbitrator.

Kate Inman has rejoined Holland & Knight as of counsel in Miami.

Pamela England Rogers has joined Berger Singerman in Miami as director of talent acquisition.

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