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Legal Elite Hall of Fame

The Legal Elite Hall of Fame is a distinguished group of attorneys who have consistently earned high rankings from their peers in the annual Legal Elite voting.

| 6/28/2021

This year, nine new attorneys join the group of Hall of Fame members honored since 2009.

Ackerman, David P. • Akerman LLP • West Palm Beach • Commercial Litigation

Adams, Joseph E. • Becker • Fort Myers • Real Estate

Akin, Pamela Kaye • City of Clearwater • Clearwater • Government & Administrative

Alderman, Silvia Morell • Akerman LLP • Tallahassee • Environmental & Land Use

Allen, A. Graham • Rogers Towers, P.A. • Jacksonville • Commercial Litigation

Aronovitz, Tod • Aronovitz Law • Miami • Health

Barksdale, Oliver David • Bedell Law Firm • Jacksonville • Criminal Law

Baskies, Jeffrey Alan • Katz Baskies & Wolf PLLC • Boca Raton • Wills, Trusts & Estates

Bates, David George • Gunster • West Palm Beach • Business Law

Battista, Paul Joseph • Genovese Joblove & Battista • Miami • Business Law

Baxa, Jr., Edmund T. • Foley & Lardner LLP • Orlando • Construction

Bell, Kenneth • Gunster • Tallahassee • Appellate Practice

Bishop, Thomas Edward • Bishop & Mills • Jacksonville • Appellate Practice

Black, Roy • Black Srebnick Kornspan & Stumpf • Miami • Criminal Law

Blain, Russell Merrin • Stichter Riedel Blain & Postler • Tampa • Business Law

Blonsky, Daniel Frederick • Coffey Burlington • Miami • Commercial Litigation

Bloodworth, Darryl Milan • Dean Mead • Orlando • Commercial Litigation

Bloom, Mark David • Greenberg Traurig • Miami • Bankruptcy

Bokor, Bruce Howard • Johnson Pope Bokor Ruppel & Burns • Clearwater • Business Law

Boulris, Amy Brigham • Gunster • Miami • Appellate Practice

Boyett, Christopher William • Holland & Knight • Miami • Real Estate

Brannock, Steven L • Brannock Humphries & Berman • Tampa • Appellate Practice

Brown II, C. David • Nelson Mullins • Orlando • Real Estate

Bruton, Jr., Ed Burt • Greenberg Traurig, P.A. • Miami • Real Estate

Buesing, Karen Meyer • Akerman • Tampa • Labor & Employment

Burke, David Paul • Carlton Fields • Tampa • Tax

Burlington, Robert Kent • Coffey Burlington • Miami • Commercial Litigation

Busey, Stephen Donald • Smith Hulsey & Busey • Jacksonville • Bankruptcy & Workout

Calderin, Jacqueline • Agentis PLLC • Coral Gables • Bankruptcy & Workout

Cheffy, Edward K • Cheffy Passidomo • Naples • Civil Trial

Chism, Lorie Lee • Amelia Law Group, PLLC • Amelia Island • Wills, Trusts & Estates

Clarke, Jr., Robert Neil • Ausley & McMullen, PA. • Tallahassee • Commercial Litigation

Coffey, Joni Armstrong • Akerman LLP • Miami • Environmental & Land Use

Coleman, Gregory William • Critton Luttier & Coleman • West Palm Beach • Commercial Litigation

Comiter, Richard Bruce • Comiter, Singer, Baseman & Braun, LLP • Palm Beach Gardens • Tax

Conners, Patricia Ann • Florida Department of Legal Affairs • Tallahassee • Health

Coxe III, Henry Matson • Bedell, Dittmar, DeVault, Pillans & Coxe • Jacksonville • Criminal Law

Critchlow, Richard Harvey • Kenny Nachwalter • Miami • International

Davis, Gardner Fabian • Foley & Lardner • Jacksonville • Business Law

Dellecker, Robert Henry • Dellecker Wilson King McKenna & Ruffier • Orlando • Civil Trial

Detzel, Lauren Young • Dean Mead • Orlando • Wills, Trusts & Estates

DeVault III, John Andrew • Bedell Firm • Jacksonville • Civil Trial

Diamond, Sandra Fascell • The Diamond Law Firm, P.A. • St Petersburg • Wills, Trusts & Estates

Diaz, Andrew Gerald • Gaylord Merlin Ludovici & Diaz • Tampa • Eminent Domain

Divers, Brett Devereux • Mills Paskert Divers • Tampa • Construction

Doppelt, Ava K • Allen, Dyer, Doppelt & Gilchrist, P.A. • Orlando • Intellectual Property

Downs, Mayanne • GrayRobinson PA • Orlando • Commercial Litigation

Driver, Jr., Gary Ray • Driver, McAfee, Hawthorne & Diebenow, PLLC • Jacksonville • Business Law

Dunbar, Peter M. • Dean Mead & Dunbar • Tallahassee • Real Estate

Edson, Kelli Ayers • Quarles & Brady LLP • Tampa • Commercial Litigation

Elligett, Jr., Raymond Thomas • Buell & Elligett, P.A. • Tampa • Appellate Practice

Emerich, Guy Storms • Farr, Farr, Emerich, Hackett, Carr & Holmes • Punta Gorda • Wills, Trusts & Estates

Emmanuel, John David • Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC • Tampa • Commercial Litigation

Farach, Manuel • McGlinchey Stafford • West Palm Beach • Appellate Practice

Felcoski, Brian John • Goldman Felcoski & Stone • Coral Gables • Real Estate

Fitzgerald, Miranda F. • Miranda Fitzgerald Mediation, LLC • Orlando • Environmental & Land Use

Freedman, Robert Scott • Carlton Fields, P.A. • Tampa • Real Estate

Gallagher, Betsy Ellwanger • Kubicki Draper • Tampa • Appellate Practice

Gaylord, S. Cary • Gaylord Merlin Ludovici & Diaz • Tampa • Eminent Domain

Giddings, Katherine Eastmoore • Akerman LLP • Tallahassee • Appellate Practice

Gilbert, Suzanne Elaine • Holland & Knight L L P • Orlando • Commercial Litigation

Giordano, John Nicholas • Bush Ross, P.A. • Tampa • Business Law

Glazer, Michael Joseph • Ausley McMullen • Tallahassee • Government & Administrative

Glenn, Jr., Robert Baltzell • Bradley • Tampa • Business Law

Goldman, Robert W • Goldman Felcoski & Stone • Naples • Condominium and Planned Development Law

Gonzalez, Thomas Martin • GrayRobinson • Tampa • Labor & Employment

Grant, Mark Frederick • Greenspoon Marder LLP • Fort Lauderdale • Real Estate

Green, Elizabeth Ann • Baker & Hostetler • Orlando • Business Law

Greer, Alan Graham • Day Pitney / Richman Greer • Miami • Commercial Litigation

Grimm, Courtney Kneece • Clay County Board of County Commissioners • Green Cove Springs • Government & Administrative

Grossman, Stuart Z. • Grossman Roth Yaffa Cohen • Coral Gables • Civil Trial

Guso, Jordi • Berger Singerman LLP • Miami • Bankruptcy & Workout

Hadlow, Richard Bryce • Holland & Knight LLP • Tampa • Business Law

Haggard, Michael Andrew • The Haggard Law Firm • Coral Gables • Criminal Law

Hanley, Mark A • Bradley • Tampa • Wills, Trusts & Estates

Hart, Kenneth Roy • Ausley McMullen • Tallahassee • Government & Administrative

Hearing, Gregory A. • GrayRobinson • Tampa • Labor & Employment

Hearn, Steven Lee • Steven L Hearn P.A. • Tampa • Wills, Trusts & Estates

Henderson III, Thomas Nathan • Hill Ward Henderson • Tampa • Real Estate

Hill III, Benjamin H • Hill Ward Henderson P.A. • Tampa • Commercial Litigation

Hoffman, Jerome Wayne • Holland & Knight • Jacksonville • Health

Hogan, Wayne • Terrell Hogan • Jacksonville • Civil Trial

Holcomb, Mark Elliott • Dean, Mead, et al. • Tallahassee • Tax

Humphries, Celene Harrell • Brannock Humphries & Berman • Tampa • Appellate Practice

Johnson, Kelly Overstreet • Baker Donelson Bearman Caldwell & Berkowitz • Tallahassee • Arbitration & Mediation

Josefsberg, Robert C • Podhurst Orseck, P.A. • Miami • Commercial Litigation

Kantor, Hal Halperin • Lowndes Drosdick Doster Kantor & Reed • Orlando • Commercial Litigation

Keane, Cristin Conley • Carlton Fields • Tampa • Tax

Kelley, Rohan • The Kelley Law Firm • Fort Lauderdale • Wills, Trusts & Estates

Kimbro, Bradford Dean • Holland & Knight LLP • Tampa • Commercial Litigation

Knight, David Thomas • David Knight Law • Tampa • Commercial Litigation

Knopik, Christopher Scott • Betras Kopp & Harshman • Tampa • Civil Trial

Korchin, Judith Miiriam • Korchin Arbitration & Mediation Services, Inc.. • Miami • Arbitration & Mediation

Kornspan, Susan Fleischner • Kornspan Law • Boca Raton • Commercial Litigation

Kozyak, John Wesley • Kozyak Tropin & Throckmorton • Miami • Bankruptcy & Workout

Kreusler-Walsh, Jane • Kreusler-Walsh, Vargas & Serafin, P.A. • West Palm Beach • Appellate Practice

Lamb, Bruce Douglas • Gunster • Tampa • Government & Administrative

Law, Rhea F. • Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney • Tampa • Government & Administrative

Lebow, Patricia • Comiter, Singer, Baseman & Braun, LLP • Palm Beach Gardens • Wills, Trusts & Estates

Lesser, Gary Shepard • Lesser Lesser Landy Smith • West Palm Beach • Health

Lesser, Steven Bruce • Becker & Poliakoff P.A. • Fort Lauderdale • Construction

Lile, Laird Andrew • Laird A. Lile, PLLC • Naples • Wills, Trusts & Estates

Linnan, Nancy G • Carlton Fields, P.A. • Tallahassee • Environmental & Land Use

Little III, John Wesley • Gunster, Yoakley & Stewart, P.A. • West Palm Beach • Eminent Domain

Lopez-Castro, Corali • Kozyak Tropin & Throckmorton • Miami • Bankruptcy & Workout

Lott, Leslie Jean • Lott & Fischer • Coral Gables • Intellectual Property

Markman, Stuart Craig • Kynes Markman & Felman P A • Tampa • Appellate Practice

Markowitz, Jerry M. • Markowitz Ringel Trusty Hartog, P.A. • Miami • Bankruptcy & Workout

Mason, Miriam E • Allen Dell, P.A. • Tampa • Marital & Family

McCrea, Jr., Richard C. • Greenberg Traurig, LLP • Tampa • Labor & Employment

Moscowitz, Jane Wollner • Moscowitz & Moscowitz • Miami • Criminal Law

Mrachek, Lorin Louis • Mrachek Fitzgerald Rose Konopka Thomas & Weiss • West Palm Beach • Business Law

Mullins, Edward Maurice • Reed Smith • Miami • International

Nash, Charles Ian • Nash & Kromash • Melbourne • Tax

O'Keefe, Kelly Ann • Stearns Weaver Miller • Tallahassee • Commercial Litigation

Olin, Michael Scott • Buckner + Miles • Miami • Civil Trial

Perwin, Joel Stephen • Joel S. Perwin, P.A. • Miami Beach • Appellate Practice

Phillips, Jr., John Edmund • Phelps Dunbar L L P • Tampa • Labor & Employment

Podhurst, Aaron Samuel • Podhurst Orseck, P.A. • Miami • Civil Trial

Powell, David L • Hopping Green & Sams • Tallahassee • Environmental & Land Use

Pratt, David • Proskauer Rose LLP • Boca Raton • Tax

Redmond, Patricia Ann • Stearns Weaver Miller • Miami • Bankruptcy & Workout

Richard, Barry Scott • Greenberg Traurig • Tallahassee • Commercial Litigation

Richman, Gerald Frederick • Fisher Potter Hodas PLLC • West Palm Beach • Commercial Litigation

Riedel, Harley Edward • Stichter Riedel Blain & Postler • Tampa • Business Law

Roth, Cari Lynn • Lykes Bros., Inc. • Tallahassee • Government Relations

Sale, Jon A. • Nelson Mullins • Miami • Criminal Law

Salzman, Gary Scott • Garganese, Weiss, D'Agresta & Salzman, PA • Orlando • Commercial Litigation

Sandridge, Hala A • Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC • Tampa • Appellate Practice

Sasso, Gary L • Carlton Fields • Tampa • Business Law

Saul, Gary A • Greenberg Traurig • Miami • Real Estate

Scherker, Elliot H • Greenberg Traurig • Miami • Appellate Practice

Schifino, Jr., William J. • Gunster • Tampa • Business Law

Schulz, Jr., George E. • Holland & Knight • Jacksonville Beach • Civil Rights

Schwartz, Jill S. • Jill S. Schwartz & Associates, P.A. • Winter Park • Labor & Employment

Schwiep, Paul Joseph • Coffey Burlington • Miami • Environmental & Land Use

Searcy, Christian Dietrich • Searcy Denney Scarola Barnhart & Shipley • West Palm Beach • Civil Trial

Sellers, Jr., Lawrence Edward • Holland & Knight LLP • Tallahassee • Government & Administrative

Serota, Joseph Hyam • Weiss Serota Helfman Cole & Bierman • Coral Gables • Commercial Litigation

Shannin, Nicholas A. • Shannin Law Firm, P.A. • Orlando • Appellate Practice

Sheets, Sandra Graham • GrayRobinson, PA • Lakeland • Wills, Trusts & Estates

Simmons, David H. • DSK Law • Orlando • Commercial Litigation

Singerman, Paul Steven • Berger Singerman • Miami • Bankruptcy & Workout

Sivyer, Neal Allen • Sivyer, Barlow & Watson • Tampa • Construction

Srebnick, Howard Milton • Black Srebnick Kornspan & Stumpf • Miami • Criminal Law

Steinberg, Marty • Hogan Lovells US LLP • Miami • Arbitration & Mediation

Stone, Bruce Michael • Goldman Felcoski & Stone • Coral Gables • Real Estate

Stubbs, Jr., Sidney A • Jones Foster • West Palm Beach • Commercial Litigation

Suarez, Eddie A • The Suarez Law Firm, P.A. • Tampa • Criminal Law

Swaine, J. Michael • Swaine, Harris & Wohl PA • Sebring • Wills, Trusts & Estates

Swope, Dale Martin • Swope, Rodante P.A. • Tampa • Insurance

Tannebaum, Brian Lee • Bast Amron, LLP • Miami • Criminal Law

Tanner, Michael Grant • Gunster Law Firm • Jacksonville • Commercial Litigation

Tate, Jeanne Trudeau • Jeanne T. Tate, P.A. • Tampa • Adoption

Teblum, Gary Ira • Trenam Law • Tampa • Business Law

Thomas, Gregg Darrow • Thomas & LoCicero PL • Tampa • Commercial Litigation

Throckmorton IV, Charles W. • Kozyak Tropin & Throckmorton • Miami • Business Law

Towzey, Phyllis J. • Phyllis J. Towzey, P.A. • St. Petersburg • Labor & Employment

Tropin, Harley Shepard • Kozyak Tropin & Throckmorton • Miami • Bankruptcy

Varner III, Joseph H • Holland & Knight LLP • Tampa • Civil Trial

Walbolt, Sylvia H. • Carlton Fields • Tampa • Appellate Practice

Warren, Jeffrey Wayne • Bush Ross, P.A. • Tampa • Bankruptcy & Workout

Weber, Nancy S • Sasser and Weber, P.A. • Orlando • Marital & Family

Weinstein, David Barnett • Greenberg Traurig • Tampa • Criminal Law

Wells, David M • Gunster • Jacksonville • Business Litigation

Yadley, Gregory Charles • Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP • Tampa • Business Law

Yerrid, C. Steven • The Yerrid Law Firm P A • Tampa • Civil Trial

Young, Gwynne Alice • Carlton Fields • Tampa • Commercial Litigation

Zack, Stephen Neal • Boies Schiller Flexner LLP • Miami • Commercial Litigation

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