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Friday, September 17, 2021
September 17, 2021 – When it comes to inspiring and supporting women in the workforce to achieve their full potential, Kathryn Rossmell makes that mission an integral part of her professional and personal life every day. That deeply embedded commitment has now brought Rossmell well-deserved recognition as a finalist for the 2021 ATHENA Young Professional Leadership Award sponsored by the Chamber ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Press Release
Thursday, September 16, 2021
  MAMA BELLA GOURMET MARKET & CAFÉ CELEBRATES ITS GRAND OPENING WEEKEND IN DOWNTOWN WEST PALM BEACHOCTOBER 1-3, 2021  WEST PALM BEACH, FL – Mama Bella Gourmet Market & Café will celebrate its official grand opening at 518 S. Dixie Highway in West Palm Beach with three days of scrumptious specials from Friday, October 1 – October 3, from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. daily.   Guests visiting Mama Bella ...read more
Categories: Community, Hospitality, Press Release
Monday, September 13, 2021
Jones Foster is proud to announce that Litigation Shareholder Steven J. Rothman has been named Vice President of the American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA) Palm Beach Chapter. Steve was invited to join the national organization in 2020, and earlier this year he was named to the local chapter’s Board of Directors and served on the Remote Jury Trial Committee. ABOTA is a national association ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Friday, September 10, 2021
Web Link: https://conta.cc/3E5zddLClerk’s Office Looks to the Future by Embracing Technology   Providing you with quick and easy access to public records and information is one of my top priorities. Your time is valuable, and my team and I want to make it as convenient as possible for you to access the services and information you need, when you need it.  As the Clerk of the Circuit Court & ...read more
Categories: Fun Facts, Press Release, Community, General News Article
Thursday, September 09, 2021
Vi at Lakeside Village Hires Executive Chef Josh Crane as Director of Culinary Services Vi at Lakeside Village, Lantana, a Life Plan Community, has hired Executive Chef Josh Crane as the new Director of Culinary Services. Chef Crane oversees the culinary program including menu creation and food preparation. Before joining Vi, Crane was with the Dinex Group, the restaurant group of Chef Daniel ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Thursday, September 09, 2021
For more information contact: Donna Addy, Community Relations Manager  561-434-5334 or 561-281-9429 daddy@viliving.com      Vi at Lakeside Village Administrator Attains Healthcare Hero Honor   Lantana, Fla. (September _8__, 2021) Vi at Lantana is pleased to announce Shaun Gavin, MHA, NHA, Care Center Administrator, has received the 2021 Palm Beach County’s Top 25 Frontliners and Healthcare ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release
Tuesday, September 07, 2021
Wednesday, September 29 at noon EasternHow To Leverage Your LinkedIn Dashboard The LinkedIn Dashboard, is an important tool for savvy LinkedIn members who want to expand their networks, build relationships and engage with value. Don’t miss DWCS LinkedIn Coaches Dayve Gabbard and Kelli Winter as they review the merits of daily attention to your dashboard. All registrants will receive the replay ...read more
Categories: Economic, General News Article, Community, Education, Press Release
Thursday, September 02, 2021
EAU PALM BEACH RESORT & SPA ANNOUNCES MULTI-MILLION DOLLAR RE-IMAGINATION TO ITS CULINARY OUTLETS AND SOCIAL SPACES THIS YEARThe new look fuses vintage Palm Beach glamour with forward-thinking sophistication for a dynamic offering in America’s first resort destination  PALM BEACH, Fla., (August 31, 2021) -Eau Palm Beach Resort & Spa, a luxury oceanside retreat on Florida’s Gold Coast, announces ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Thursday, September 02, 2021
Jones Foster is proud to announce that 13 attorneys have been recognized on Palm Beach Illustrated’s 2021 “Top Lawyers” list.   Honorees are chosen as the result of a peer-review survey by Professional Research Services on behalf of the Palm Beach Media Group (PBMG), the parent company of Palm Beach Illustrated. Licensed attorneys practicing within Palm Beach, Martin, St. Lucie, Broward, and ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Legal
Tuesday, August 31, 2021
Are you interested in Changing a Lifetime? Consider becoming a foster or respite parent to children in Palm Beach County. Join us to learn more. YOU can be the one to make a difference! Contact Camelot to learn how you can be a part of an amazing organization whose mission is to enable children & families realize their full potential.  Volunteer and mentor opportunities are available. 
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Education
Tuesday, August 31, 2021
by Andrew Baumann and Seth Behn   Does a waterfront owner have riparian rights in a privately owned, man-made canal?  If, not, what rights, if any, does a waterfront owner have to use the canal for docking and boating?  The 15th Circuit Court in Palm Beach County answered both of these questions on Tuesday in a Final Order entered in the case of Christopher Galetka, et al. v. Troy Schaaf, et ...read more
Categories: Education, General News Article, Press Release
Thursday, August 26, 2021
Empowering Children To Succeed Wellington’s Great Charity Challenge Helps Opportunity Early Childhood Education & Family Center Raise Crucial Funds | Wellington The Magazine BLOG
Categories: Community, Human Interest, General News Article, Press Release
Wednesday, August 25, 2021
Eleven Lewis, Longman & Walker (LLW) attorneys have been recognized in The Best Lawyers in America© 2022 by U.S. News Media Group and Best Lawyers®; two have been named Lawyer of the Year:Lawyer of the YearAlfred J. Malefatto – Environmental Law, West Palm BeachWayne E. Flowers – Environmental Law, Jacksonville Best Lawyers JacksonvilleBrenna M. Durden – Land Use and Zoning Law; Real Estate Law; ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Tuesday, August 24, 2021
Jones Foster is pleased to announce that attorney Brittany E. Cobb has joined the Advisory Board of the Armory Art Center.   The Armory Art Center offers art classes to thousands of emerging artists of all ages and cultures, hosts workshops taught by national and international visiting master artists, provides summer art camp for thousands of young people, and has developed arts enrichment and ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Monday, August 23, 2021
Novus Insight, Inc., a technology consulting firm with offices in East Hartford, CT and Jacksonville, FL, and Webauthor, a SaaS provider, with offices in West Palm Beach, FL have announced a strategic partnership. Effective integration of data, people and process is critical to improving service delivery and coordination of care within nonprofits, municipalities and other service sectors. Novus ...read more
Categories: Economic, Press Release, Community, General News Article
Friday, August 20, 2021
ChildNet CEO and President Appointed to Governor Ron DeSantis' Commission on Mental Health and Substance Abuse  FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (August 20, 2021) – Governor Ron DeSantis recently appointed ChildNet's CEO and President, Larry Rein and five other notable Floridians to the Commission on Mental Health and Substance Abuse. The Commission will work to examine the state of Florida’s mental health ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Political, Press Release
Thursday, August 19, 2021
Jones Foster is proud to announce that more than half of the Firm’s attorneys have been named in the 2022 edition of The Best Lawyers in America©, a prestigious legal peer-review publication that recognizes the top 6% of practicing lawyers in the nation. This annual guide of outstanding attorneys is the result of exhaustive peer-review surveys of leading lawyers about the professional abilities ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Thursday, August 19, 2021
NEW YORK, August 17, 2021 – Inc. magazine today revealed that Cary Stamp & Co., the Principled Wealth Advisors™ based in Palm Beach County, FL has premiered at No. 4689 on its annual Inc. 5000 list, the most prestigious ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. The list represents a unique look at the most successful companies within the American economy’s most dynamic segment—its ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Wednesday, August 18, 2021
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (August 18, 2021) --- Amidst one of the most unprecedented years in recent history, Jewish Federation of Palm Beach County successfully completed its 2021 campaign and distributed more than $23 million over the past year to help people locally and across the globe. Federation – one of the largest nonprofits in Palm Beach County – is considered the Jewish community’s central ...read more
Categories: Community, Economic, Education, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Wednesday, August 18, 2021
Lewis, Longman & Walker, P.A. President and Shareholder Michelle Diffenderfer was recently elected Chair of the American Bar Association Section of Environment, Energy, and Resources (ABA SEER).  She will serve a one-year term, through August 2022.   “I am excited and honored to be named Chair of the Section. I grew up as an environmental lawyer in SEER and am thrilled to be able to give back to ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Tuesday, August 03, 2021
Jones Foster raised funds for a local nonprofit, Loggerhead Marinelife Center (LMC), as the result of its first annual “JF Impact Week”, a component of its community involvement program, Jones Foster Impact. LMC in Juno Beach was chosen by employees as the recipient of this year’s week-long fundraising efforts. The agenda of activities and events included raffles, contests, games, and a food ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, General News Article, Press Release
Monday, July 26, 2021
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Categories: Community, Human Interest, Education, Press Release
Tuesday, July 13, 2021
Jones Foster Litigation Shareholder Theodore S. Kypreos served as a featured speaker at the Miami-Dade Bar Probate and Guardianship Committee’s monthly continuing legal education (CLE) webinar. Theo’s presentation “Recent Developments & Common Pitfalls in the Creditors’ Claims Process” discussed specific timelines and procedures that creditors must follow to ensure their claims against an ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Tuesday, July 06, 2021
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  KRAVIS CENTER WELCOMES NEW SENIOR DIRECTOR OF PROGRAMMING ON AUGUST 23   (West Palm Beach, Fla.) – The Raymond F. Kravis Center for the Performing Arts Board Chairman Jeffrey Stoops announced Georgiana Young will serve as the Kravis Center’s new Senior Director of Programming, starting on August 23. After an impressive 24-year tenure at the Kravis Center, Lee Bell has ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Fun Facts, Press Release
Thursday, July 01, 2021
Jones Foster is proud to announce that Shareholder Joanne M. O’Connor and Senior Counsel Genny Bernstein have been recognized in the 2021 edition of Florida Trend’s Florida Legal Elite™.     The annual Florida Trend’s Legal Elite™ honorees represent the top 1.3% of Florida lawyers in private practice, as well as top government and non-profit attorneys. Attorneys who exemplify a standard of ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Tuesday, June 29, 2021
Lewis, Longman & Walker is pleased to announce the following attorneys have been selected to the 2021 Florida Super Lawyers list, sharing this designation with only 5% of all attorneys in Florida:Michelle Diffenderfer, West Palm Beach, Environmental LawTerry Lewis, West Palm Beach, Environmental LawAlfred Malefatto, West Palm Beach, Environmental LawWayne Flowers, Jacksonville, Environmental ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Tuesday, June 29, 2021
During Jewish Federation of Palm Beach County recent annual meeting, nearly 400 guests came together via Zoom to hear about the state of the Jewish community as well as congratulate several new Board members, new appointments and to honor distinguished award recipients. The following individuals have been appointed and added to Federation’s Board of Directors for the 2021-2022 term: Nancy ...read more
Categories: Education, Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Press Release
Friday, June 25, 2021
Jones Foster is proud to announce that 50% of our Shareholders have been selected for inclusion in the 2021 edition of Florida Super Lawyers, a prestigious and select list of no more than 5% of the lawyers in the state. Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers who are nominated from more than 70 practice areas. Candidates go through a rigorous and patented multiphase selection ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Tuesday, June 01, 2021
For the 13th year in a row, Lewis, Longman & Walker, P.A. (LLW) has been recognized by Chambers and Partners with a Band 1 ranking in Environmental Law. LLW is one of only four law firms in Florida to receive this top-tier ranking.  Additionally, four shareholders from LLW have been recognized as leaders in environmental law in the Guide: Terry E. Lewis, R. Steven Lewis, Stephen A. ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Thursday, April 15, 2021
Litigation and Private Wealth attorney, Kelly A. Gardner, served as a co-moderator and co-chair of the Palm Beach County Bar Association’s (PBCBA) virtual Bench Bar Conference Probate and Guardianship Session. The combined session was geared to lawyers and paralegals interested in probate, trust, and guardianship practice, and offered attendees an introduction to current Probate and ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Tuesday, April 13, 2021
Jones Foster is pleased to announce that Litigation Shareholder Roberto M. Vargas has been named Vice Chair of the Litigation & Dispute Resolution Practice Group.   Rob will work closely with Litigation Practice Group Leader, Robert W. Wilkins, providing leadership to the expanding litigation team as well as establishing priorities, strategy, and fostering further growth. “Our litigation ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Friday, March 19, 2021
Lewis, Longman & Walker, P.A. is pleased to announce the promotion of Jeffrey C. Boes to Chief Information Officer.   Jeffrey (“Jeff”) will be celebrating his 12th year with LLW next week. When asked about what he finds most rewarding about his career choice, he answers without hesitation “I like helping others become more efficient with technology—which allows them to be the best at what they ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Thursday, October 08, 2020
By William G. Smith & Brittany E. Cobb  There are a number of steps that can be taken this year to reduce your future estate tax liability, should certain tax proposals be enacted.  Depending on the outcome of the November 3rd elections, Congress could make immediate and substantial changes to the tax code, including significantly reducing the estate and gift tax exemption amounts and ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Tuesday, September 29, 2020
Shareholder David E. Bowers, head of Jones Foster’s Corporate & Tax  and Private Wealth, Trusts & Estates practice groups, was a featured speaker at The Florida Bar Tax Section’s 2020 fall meeting.  The four-day virtual gathering included committee and division meetings, networking events, and a full day of continuing legal education (CLE) presentations by leaders in the field on the topic of ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Tuesday, September 22, 2020
Enforceability of E-Signatures, E-Notarization and E-Witnesses in Florida Transactions By L. Benton Alexander, Jr. and Laura D. MaxwellThe current pandemic has made obtaining original signatures and having documents witnessed and notarized difficult, if not impossible at times. This has particularly affected real estate transactions in Florida, where, like other states, certain documents must ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Wednesday, September 09, 2020
Jones Foster is pleased to announce the addition of two new attorneys, Laura D. Maxwell and Brittany E. Cobb, to the Firm’s West Palm Beach office.    Laura Maxwell has joined the Real Estate practice group, while Brittany Cobb has joined the Firm’s Corporate & Tax and Private Wealth, Trusts & Estates practice groups.   These hires denote the Firm’s resilience and commitment to its clients ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Friday, August 21, 2020
Jones Foster is proud to announce that nearly half of the Firm’s attorneys have been named in the 2021 edition of The Best Lawyers in America©, a prestigious legal peer-review publication that recognizes the top 5 percent of practicing lawyers in the nation. This annual guide of outstanding attorneys is the result of exhaustive peer-review surveys of leading lawyers about the professional ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Thursday, August 20, 2020
Litigation Shareholder Joanne O’Connor served as co-moderator for the Palm Beach County Bar Association (PBCBA) webinar entitled, “Civility and Good Practice: Navigating Complex Cases During the Pandemic.” The webinar featured a distinguished panel of federal and state court judges, including U.S. District Judge Robin Rosenberg, U.S. Magistrate Judge Bruce Reinhart, Fifteenth Judicial Circuit ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Friday, August 14, 2020
By Kevin T. Lamb, Corporate Law Senior Counsel and Hanna B. Rubin, Intern, 2020 Summer Associate Program In a year that has come to be defined in large part by a global pandemic, many businesses have faced challenges they were not prepared to weather. As a result, mergers and acquisitions involving distressed companies (commonly known as “distressed M&A”) have increasingly attracted the ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Papers/Research
Wednesday, June 10, 2020
Jones Foster is proud to announce that Firm Board Member and Litigation & Dispute Resolution Shareholder Peter A. Sachs has been appointed to the Board of Directors for the Legal Aid Society of Palm Beach County for a 3-year term.   The Legal Aid Society of Palm Beach County was founded in 1949 with a mission of providing equal access to our judicial system to qualified and low-income ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Monday, June 08, 2020
Jones Foster Litigation Shareholder Joanne M. O’Connor has been appointed by U.S. District Judge Robin L. Rosenberg as Defendants’ Liaison Counsel in the Zantac (Ranitidine) multidistrict products liability litigation.   As Defendants’ Liaison Counsel, Ms. O’Connor holds a pivotal leadership role as the point of contact for the transferee court, charged with expediting the resolution of complex ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Friday, April 03, 2020
By Robert W. Wilkins, ShareholderWhat you need to know about protecting your privacy while working remotely. The impact of COVID-19 is being felt by individuals and businesses across the country, resulting in many of us working remotely and relying heavily on technology such as Zoom to stay connected. Zoom, the well-known video and web conferencing platform, has seen a sharp rise in use over the ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Papers/Research
Friday, April 03, 2020
By David E. Bowers, William G. Smith, Erica R. Haft On December 20, 2019, President Trump signed legislation that contains provisions from the Setting Every Community Up for Retirement Enhancement Act of 2019 (referred to as the “SECURE Act”). We have summarized below some key considerations and consequences. Significant Changes The SECURE Act alters how Individual Retirement Accounts (“IRAs”) ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Papers/Research
Wednesday, March 11, 2020
Jones Foster Litigation Shareholder, Peter Sachs, was a featured speaker at the Planned Giving Council of Palm Beach County’s monthly breakfast meeting. The gathering provides a forum for members and guests to learn from prominent speakers in various industries and to network with professionals who have a role in designing and implementing philanthropic plans. Mr. Sach’s presentation, entitled, ...read more
Categories: Press Release, General News Article
Monday, March 09, 2020
Bill Smith, Firm Shareholder and a member of the Corporate & Tax and Private Client teams, concentrates his practice in the areas of estate planning, estate and trust administration, taxation, and corporate law.   We sat down with Bill to discuss his practice here at Jones Foster, as well as some current issues that may impact clients.  How do you describe your practice to non-attorneys? I ...read more
Categories: Press Release, General News Article
Thursday, March 05, 2020
Client Litigation Risks When Using Ephemeral Messaging Apps By Robert W. Wilkins According to Merriam-Webster’s dictionary, ephemeral means “lasting a very short time.” A number of messaging apps are designed for this very purpose — to allow messages and photos to self-destruct. SnapChat, Confide, Telegram, Hash, Signal, Wickr and an ever-growing number of similar messaging apps promote ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Papers/Research
Thursday, February 27, 2020
Jones Foster is proud to announce that Litigation Shareholder, Steven Rothman, has been accepted into the American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA).    Membership in ABOTA is by invitation-only and is considered to be one of the most prestigious affiliations for trial attorneys. All members must meet a list of professional requirements as well as extol the virtues of civility, integrity, and ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release
Friday, February 21, 2020
StarGroup Books, a locally based book production company, has released a hardcover coffee table book, entitled, Music & Memories: Palm Beach County 2020. The company solicited feedback from “community voices” late last year and received submissions from Palm Beach County residents and local music professionals in the form of thoughts, anecdotes, and insights, which are featured in the book and ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Community, Press Release
Friday, February 14, 2020
Litigation Shareholder Joanne O’Connor was a featured speaker at The Florida Bar Trial Lawyers Section’s Civil Trial Update & Board Certification CLE course.   Her presentation, entitled ‘Recent Developments in Business Litigation’, discussed topics including; The Florida Deceptive and Unfair Trade Practice Act (FDUTPA); the rise of the independent tort doctrine; proposals for settlement; and ...read more
Categories: Press Release, General News Article
Thursday, February 13, 2020
“When I sit down with a client, I look at the big picture. I consider the individual, their family situation, medical and emotional needs (short-term and long-term), possible government benefits available (Medicaid, Veterans benefits), tax implications, and then I assist in determining the best plan for their circumstances.” – Genny BernsteinElder Law is a complex and highly specialized area of ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release
Thursday, February 06, 2020
Thomas J. Baird, Land Use & Governmental Practice Group Co-Chair, is a Florida Bar Board Certified specialist in City, County, and Local Government Law, and is certified by the American Institute of Certified Planners as a land use planner. We sat down with Tom to get a little more information about his background and his practice here at Jones Foster.  How do you describe your practice to ...read more
Categories: Press Release, General News Article
Tuesday, February 04, 2020
By Robert W. Wilkins Best practices for defense counsel when working with insurance adjusters in construction cases A typical construction project involves the owner, the design professionals (architects and engineers), the general contractor, and numerous subcontractors. When something goes wrong and litigation ensues, there are many potential defendants. Which of these defendants you ...read more
Categories: Papers/Research, Press Release
Tuesday, January 28, 2020
Litigation Shareholders Rob Wilkins and Joanne O’Connor served as panelist and moderator, respectively, at the Palm Beach County Bar Association (PBCBA) Judicial Relations Committee ESI Discovery Luncheon, held at the Judge Daniel T. K. Hurley Courthouse.   The Judicial Relations Committee presented “A Practitioners Guide to Federal and Florida ESI Discovery”, with panelists assembled to ...read more
Categories: General News Article
Friday, January 24, 2020
Jones Foster Impact, a firmwide community program, was announced this week by the Board of Directors. Jones Foster Impact will offer all employees a platform to collaborate, engage, and collectively impact the community through efforts designed to support local charitable organizations.   Board Member and Litigation Shareholder, Theo Kypreos, expects that many positive outcomes will result from ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release
Wednesday, December 18, 2019
Jones Foster Corporate attorney, Kevin T. Lamb, represented Grain & Barrel Spirits brand, Dixie Vodka, in a multi-year sponsorship deal as the first official vodka of NASCAR. A certified South Carolina product, Dixie Vodka is the largest premium craft vodka produced in the Southeast and is one of the fastest-growing spirit brands in the United States. The NASCAR partnership represents a major ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release
Friday, December 13, 2019
Jones Foster is proud to announce that Land Use and Governmental Shareholder, John “Skip” Randolph, has received a Proclamation of the Mayor of the Town of Palm Beach, Gail Coniglio, in appreciation of his 40 years of service to the Town of Palm Beach.   Mayor Coniglio proclaimed the date of December 11, 2019, a day of gratitude for his outstanding commitment to the community.Mr. Randolph began ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Monday, December 02, 2019
Peter Sachs, Litigation Shareholder and the 2020 Best Lawyers in America "Lawyer of the Year" for Trusts & Estates Litigation in West Palm Beach, represents individuals and institutions in the prosecution and defense of complex trust and estate, guardianship, and commercial litigation matters. Peter is a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers, a Florida Bar Board Certified Civil Trial ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release
Tuesday, November 12, 2019
West Palm Beach, Fla. – (November 12, 2019) – For the third consecutive year, West Palm Beach-based Verdex Construction has been named a recipient of the prestigious Eagle Award from the Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) Florida East Coast Chapter at their 2019 Excellence in Construction Awards. The Eagle Award, given to best-in-class projects, was presented to Verdex for Central Gardens ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Monday, November 11, 2019
PRESIDENTIAL PERSPECTIVES: SCOTT HAWKINS, 2011-12This article was first published on FloridaBar.org, October 10, 2019 As part of a project to document the history of The Florida Bar, the former presidents were asked to comment on the same three questions.Q: How would you like to be remembered as a lawyer and a former Bar president? Hawkins: The opportunity to serve as president of The Florida ...read more
Categories: Press Release, General News Article
Sunday, November 10, 2019
Photo: L-R, Don McClintock, Brenda Star, Alexander J. Dreyfoos, Jr. West Palm Beach, November 11, 2019 – West Palm Beach-based philanthropist and Arts patron, Alexander W. Dreyfoos, Jr., will contribute his thoughts on the significance of music and its impact on the community, in an upcoming coffee table book being produced by StarGroup Books, entitled, Music & Memories: Palm Beach County. ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Wednesday, November 06, 2019
Jones Foster is proud to announce that Litigation and Private Client Attorney, Kelly A. Gardner, has been appointed Chair of the Arts4All Florida - Palm Beach County (A4AFL-PBC) Steering Committee for a 2-year term. Kelly has been involved with A4AFL-PBC for several years as a member of the Fundraising Committee for the organization’s annual golf tournament, and previously served as Vice-Chair of ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Tuesday, August 20, 2019
Jones Foster is proud to announce that Litigation & Dispute Resolution Shareholder, Grasford Smith, has been appointed to the American Heart Association’s Palm Beach County Board of Directors and will serve as the Chair of the Leadership Development Committee. Grasford will work alongside many notable business and community leaders to lead the fight against heart disease and stroke and further ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Monday, June 11, 2018
Combined Firm to Have Over 725 Attorneys Across 11 States and the District of Columbia  Columbia, SC (June 11, 2018): Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP and Broad and Cassel LLP announced today that both partnerships have approved an agreement to combine effective August 1, 2018, to be known in Florida as Nelson Mullins Broad and Cassel.  Both firms’ partnerships voted overwhelmingly to ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Thursday, November 02, 2017
Firm Again Achieves Top Rankings in Corporate, M&A, Real Estate, and Litigation Practice Areas  Top 100 U.S. law firm Akerman has once again been recognized by U.S. News – Best Lawyers as among the “Best Law Firms” in the United States. The firm earned a record 35 national practice rankings, recognized for its corporate, real estate, and litigation teams, among others. The firm also increased its ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Thursday, November 02, 2017
ORLANDO, Fla. (Nov. 2, 2017) — Statewide law firm Broad and Cassel LLP today announced it has been named among the 2018 “Best Law Firms” by U.S. News – Best Lawyers®. The annual rankings recognize the top law firms in the country for professional excellence.  Ranked firms are presented in tiers and listed on a national and/or metropolitan scale. Broad and Cassel saw seven national and numerous ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Wednesday, September 06, 2017
SOUTH FLORIDA (Sept. 6, 2017) — Statewide law firm Broad and Cassel LLP today announced 28 attorneys from the firm’s four South Florida offices have been included in The Best Lawyers in America® 2018. In total, 45 of the firm’s attorneys were recognized from six offices across the state.  Additionally, two South Florida attorneys were named a “Lawyer of the Year,” a designation held by only one ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Wednesday, August 23, 2017
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. – Aug. 23, 2017— Patricia Lebow, the founding partner of Broad and Cassel’s West Palm Beach office, today announced plans to transition from her role as managing partner of the office. Clifford Hertz, co-chair of the firm's Land Use and Environmental Law Department and a member of the Real Estate and Government Relations Practice Groups, has been selected by Broad and Cassel ...read more
Categories: Press Release