April 26, 2015

Art Levy

Florida Trend Associate Editor • alevy@floridatrend.com

Art Levy
Art Levy

Art Levy is a Florida Trend associate editor. He writes the Of Counsel law column, the Florida Originals column and many of the magazine’s Icon features. A graduate of the University of Florida’s journalism college, Levy joined Florida Trend in 2005. Before that, he worked for newspapers including the Tampa Bay Times and the Sarasota Herald-Tribune. Over the years, his stories have won more than 20 awards.

Articles by Levy:

'The town that freedom built'
Zora Neale Hurston made the central Florida town of Eatonville famous. But the town has problems that Hurston's legacy can't solve.
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Rules of engagement: Florida Bar investigates Tampa lawyers
The Florida Bar is investigating three Tampa lawyers for allegedly setting up an opposing attorney for a DUI arrest in a case involving shock jocks Todd “MJ” Schnitt and Bubba “The Love Sponge” Clem.
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Killing Field: Frank Laumer spreads the word about a Dade battlefield
A long-ago battle still echoes for a Hernando County man.
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Law Firms: The makings of a merger
A September 2013 phone call between two old friends set into motion the merger that has created one of the 100 largest firms in the nation.
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Louise Gopher is a 'Florida Icon'
The former director of education for the Seminole Tribe of Florida talks about the value of education in her life and other lessons learned.
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Howard Solomon - A Florida Original
Howard Solomon is Florida Trend's first Florida Original subject. This new feature highlights Florida's unique people and places.
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Meet Gregory W. Coleman, new President of the Florida Bar
This summer, Coleman became president of the 98,000-member Florida Bar. Coleman thought he'd focus the early months of his tenure on encouraging attorneys to become more tech savvy, but within a few weeks of becoming Bar president in June, he realized there was a more pressing problem: 60% of Floridians can't afford to hire an attorney. Find out how he proposes to improve the situation in this Q & A.
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H. Lee Moffitt is a 'Florida Icon'
Attorney, former speaker of the Florida House and namesake of the H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute, Tampa; Age 72
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Awaiting the green light in Pinellas County
Pinellas voters will decide if light rail gets a green light.
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Attorney LaShawnda Jackson is driven to succeed
Attorney LaShawnda Jackson's memory of her father propels her to succeed.
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