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February 28, 2017

Politics & Law Archive

Craft beer brewers go head to head with beer distributors

As craft breweries have gained a foothold in Florida, they're pushing for legal changes that irk big, established beer distributors. read more >

Wet Suits: Scuba diving lawyers

David Black was 7 the first time he saw someone pull on a wet suit and jump into the Atlantic Ocean. read more >

Data driven: Brecht Heuchan makes data-crunching software for lobbyists

Brecht Heuchan, a lobbyist and political consultant, has developed a data-mining tool that takes much of the guesswork out of the political money chase. Heuchan's web-based software system, Contribution Link, combines 400,000 publicly available state-level donor records with layers of other demographic, geographic and marketing data to help candidates and their fundraising professionals create strategically targeted fundraising lists. read more >

Biggest engineering firms in Florida

Ranked by number of Florida employees read more >

Developing Story

A 20-year legal battle over a water management district's condition for development is over — sort of. read more >

State Capital: Florida's millionaire lawmakers

The net worth of Florida's wealthiest senators and representatives. read more >

Crime & punishment: Changes at Florida Dept. of Corrections

The Smart Justice movement has spurred criminal justice overhauls in some states, including Georgia. In Florida, reform is happening in fits and starts. read more >

Priorities for Eugene Pettis, new president of the Florida Bar

Eugene Pettis hopes to impart a sense of service through his presidency of the Bar. read more >

High hopes for Democratic Chairwoman Allison Tant

Florida Democrats are counting on new party Chairwoman Allison Tant to close the fundraising gap. read more >

Evidence of Excellence:
Florida Bar Board Certification Program

Celebrating the "30 year club" - the Florida attorneys and judges who have maintained their board certification since 1983. read more >

Senator Mel Martinez speculates on Jeb vs. Rubio

Senator Mel Martinez, Chairman of the Southeast and Latin America, JPMorgan Chase & Co., discusses whether Jeb Bush will go head-to-head with Marco Rubio in the 2016 Republican presidential primary. read more >

Evolution at Holland & Knight

Holland & Knight Managing Partner Steven Sonberg starts his second five-year term on better footing than the first. read more >

Senator Mel Martinez chats with Florida Trend

Senator Mel Martinez, Chairman of the Southeast and Latin America, JPMorgan Chase & Co., talks about JPMorgan Chase's Florida expansion, growth in the sunshine state and Florida's evolving workforce. read more >

Spot check: Brief legal consultations help small businesses

'Issue spotting' gives business owners affordable access to attorneys. read more >

Bono Fide - Florida's Pro Bono Stars

The Bar is pushing attorneys to donate more hours, but the going is slow. read more >

Other 2013 Pro Bono Awards

Bruce Blackwell, Jennings Brinson, Mary Brook... read more >

Florida's Top Lobbying Firms

Lobbyists are required to report revenue in a range, rather than exact figures. Only Florida locations listed. read more >

Lawyer goes full circle: From defense to prosecution and back again

Attorney Brian Albritton is back to defending corporate clients. read more >

Adams and Reese law firm opens fifth office in Jacksonville, merges firm

Adams and Reese expands to Jacksonville with fifth Florida office, merges with Volpe, Bajalia, Wickes, Rogerson & Wachs (VBWR) read more >

Florida's 2013 legislative session

Florida Trend writer Amy Keller answers questions about the Florida legislature's priorities for businesses... read more >

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