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March 23, 2017

Of Counsel

Meet C. Alan Lawson, Florida's new Supreme Court Justice

10 things to know about C. Alan Lawson Read more »
Published on 2/27/2017

A budding area: Medical marijuana attracts niche law practices

As Florida prepares to implement an expanded medical marijuana market recently approved by voters, David Kotler has been inundated with cannabis-related work. Read more »
Published on 1/26/2017

Taking the helm at the ABA

Hilarie Bass started as a summer associate at Greenberg Traurig three decades ago, the law firm had just one office in Miami. Today, the firm has 38 offices around the world... Read more »
Published on 12/28/2016

Trash to treasure: Michael Goldstein touts ‘high returns' in brownfield redevelopment

Michael Goldstein touts 'high returns' in brownfield redevelopment near Palm Beach International Airport. Read more »
Published on 11/28/2016

Becoming a more agile Florida law firm

Every morning, at 10 sharp, the staff of Salazar Jackson huddles around a white board for a 15-minute meeting known as the “daily scrum.” Read more »
Published on 10/26/2016

Pregnant pause for Florida lawyers

Judges have broad discretion over whether maternity leave is a valid reason to delay a case. In deciding such matters, judges must balance one side's need for additional time against the possible disadvantage to the other side resulting from a delay. Read more »
Published on 9/28/2016

Grave danger: David Charlip specializes in cases involving funeral negligence

In 2002, David Charlip was enjoying a Friday night cocktail with friends when a newly minted lawyer asked him for some advice about a potential case. Read more »
Published on 8/26/2016

The Florida Bar's new president puts emphasis on affordability

The Bar's new president takes aim at the ‘justice gap' and diversity challenges. Read more »
Published on 7/27/2016

Tapping a beer niche

Attorney Trevor Brewer nurses a career representing beer makers. Read more »
Published on 5/25/2016

The 'Boomer Barrister'

Marketing himself as “The Baby Boomers' Barrister,” former consumer products executive Skip Tylman has carved out a legal niche advising his Baby Boomer peers about estate planning and elder care. Read more »
Published on 4/27/2016

Avoid a fracas with collaborative divorce

Collaborative divorce is catching on as a less expensive option. Read more »
Published on 3/28/2016

Running the numbers: Using analytics to gain a legal edge

Members of the legal profession are increasingly adopting the use of data analytics. Read more »
Published on 2/26/2016

Social studies: Social media and the law

A Miami attorney sees opportunity in social media law. Read more »
Published on 1/27/2016

Revising Florida's constitution

Work is beginning on forming the state's next Constitutional Revision Committee. Read more »
Published on 12/28/2015

Rude awakening: Many foreign-born veterans think military service confers citizenship

When veteran Axel Runtschke walked into Tallahassee attorney Elizabeth Ricci's office, he changed her practice. Read more »
Published on 11/24/2015

Setting the pace: Lawyer Erin Deady is an environmental steward

Erin Deady's love of the environment led her into law. Read more »
Published on 10/28/2015

Hard questions from Florida Bar President Ramón A. Abadin

The Bar's new president insists he's not being combative, just realistic. Read more »
Published on 9/28/2015

Fighting words: The First Amendment and anonymous online speech

Does the First Amendment protect anonymous online speech if it's not true? Tampa attorney Deborah L. Thomson aims to find out. She herself has been the target of what she claims is an untrue anonymous posting. Read more »
Published on 8/27/2015

Learning curve: Attorneys deal with mountains of electronic data

Lawyers struggle with gleaning relevant information from mountains of emails and other electronic communications. Read more »
Published on 5/27/2015

Looking at the bigger economic picture

As new vice chairman of Enterprise Florida, attorney Alan Becker talks about his new role. Read more »
Published on 4/28/2015

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