Ryan Reinert Supports the 2nd Annual Broken Bench & Busted Clay Charity Tournament

February 19, 2020

Shutts & Bowen LLP was pleased to sponsor the Tampa Bay Bankruptcy Bar Association’s 2nd Annual Broken Bench and Busted Clay Charity Sporting Clays Tournament on February 7. Tampa partner Ryan C. Reinert, a board member of and director of continuing legal education for the Tampa Bay Bankruptcy Bar Association, attended the event in support of its fundraising goals.

Rachel LaMontagne Featured Speaker at the 5th Annual Medicare Secondary Payer Masterclass

February 18, 2020

Miami partner Rachel LaMontagne was a featured speaker at the 5th Annual Medicare Secondary Payer Masterclass that was held at the One Ocean Resort in Jacksonville on February 3.

Manuel Negron and Hillary Thompson Nominated to Represent Shutts in LCLD

February 18, 2020

Shutts & Bowen is pleased to announce that attorneys Manuel Negron and Hillary J. Thompson have been selected for the Leadership Council on Legal Diversity (LCLD) 2020 class of Fellows and Pathfinders, respectively.

Paul Scheck Facilitates the 9th Annual Teachers’ Law Symposium

February 17, 2020

Shutts & Bowen LLP Orlando partner, Paul J. Scheck, facilitated and moderated the ninth annual Teachers’ Law Symposium, hosted by The Florida Bar’s Trial Lawyers Section at the Tampa Convention Center on January 23 and 24, 2020. Inspired by U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O’Connor, this event has been held every year since 2012 to help teachers educate their students about the legal and judicial systems and their importance.

Michael Lozoff Inducted into MDC Alumni Hall of Fame

February 13, 2020

Miami Dade College will honor distinguished alumni in their 18th Annual MDC Alumni Hall of Fame event. Among this year’s class of high achievers is Miami partner Michael Lozoff.

Alexander Tachmes Quoted in RE: Miami Beach Discussing Possible Spring Break Alcohol Restrictions

February 10, 2020

After last year’s Spring Break, Miami Beach Mayor Dan Gelber is proposing an ordinance to cease the sale and service of alcohol after 2:00 am for 17 days in March in South Beach’s Mixed Use Entertainment District (MXE) and a little further west. The time period for the restrictions would begin with the first Friday in March and continue for 17 days.

South Florida Managing Partners Selected as SFBJ Power Leaders for 2020

February 10, 2020

Shutts & Bowen is pleased to announce that partners Joseph M. Goldstein, John E. Meagher and Arthur J. Menor have been selected as part of the South Florida Business Journal’s 2020 Power Leaders 250.

Financial Services Partners Comment on 2020 Financial Industry Trends and Proposed Legislation

February 06, 2020

Miami partners Bryan Wells and Kimberly Prior were recently quoted in Miami Today on legislation that could significantly impact the financial community.

Matthew Sackel Appointed as a Board Member of 211 Helpline Palm Beach and Treasure Coast

February 06, 2020

West Palm Beach partner Matthew Sackel was recently appointed to the board of 211 Helpline Palm Beach and Treasure Coast.

Jennifer Kypreos Appointed as Trustee of Treasure Coast Hospice Foundation

February 06, 2020

West Palm Beach partner Jennifer Kypreos was appointed to the Treasure Coast Hospice Foundation Board of Trustees at the organization’s annual meeting held January 30, 2020.

Shutts Orlando Supports the 7th Annual Fire in the Park Chili Cook Off For A Cure

January 31, 2020

Shutts & Bowen LLP Orlando was proud to participate as the presenting sponsor of the “7th Annual Fire in the Park Chili Cook Off For A Cure” fundraiser on January 25th, 2020, which focused on raising money for pediatric oncology. Representing Shutts Orlando were partners Eric C. Reed and Stefan A. Rubin, who also accepted several awards while at the event.

Deedee Bitran among Panelists at the Power House Women in the Law Event at FIU Law

January 29, 2020

Fort Lauderdale associate Deedee Bitran recently participated as a panelist on the Power House Women in the Law event at FIU College of Law. The event was moderated by incoming Shutts summer associate, Devon Hoffman (2L), and provided an interactive opportunity for FIU Law students to engage with the panelists, learn about obstacles women face in the legal profession, and discuss avenues to combat those obstacles.

Shutts & Bowen Names 7 New Partners

January 29, 2020

Shutts & Bowen LLP announced today that seven attorneys at the firm have been elevated to partnership, effective January 1, 2020.

Supreme Court JNC Chair Daniel Nordby Announces Florida Supreme Court Nominees

January 28, 2020

Shutts & Bowen LLP Tallahassee partner Daniel E. Nordby transmitted the list of Florida Supreme Court nominees for consideration by Governor Ron DeSantis on January 23, 2020.

Olga Pina Reappointed to the Central-North Florida District Export Council

January 24, 2020

Shutts & Bowen LLP Tampa Partner, Olga M. Pina, was recently reappointed to the Central – North Florida District Export Council (DEC) by the U.S. Secretary of Commerce, Wilbur Ross.

Shutts & Bowen Ranked No. 4 in Central Florida Law Firms List by OBJ

January 23, 2020

Shutts & Bowen LLP is pleased to announce that the Orlando office has been included among the top five Central Florida Law Firms in the Orlando Business Journal’s latest rankings list.

Logan Gans Featured Speaker at the 38th Annual International Tax Conference and Boot Camp

January 22, 2020

Miami attorney Logan Gans was a featured speaker at the 38th Annual International Tax Conference & Boot Camp on January 15, 2020. 

Alexander Tachmes Discusses International Inn’s Progress

January 22, 2020

After two years of negotiations between preservationists, the City of Miami Beach and the owners of the International Inn, the settlement agreement to allow an eight-story addition was put on hold in the fall of 2019 due to concerns about criminal activity. However, in a recent report to City Commissioners last week, Miami partner Alexander Tachmes said the International Inn has made significant progress, both reducing criminal activity and making other improvements to the operations. Given the substantial progress made, the hope is for the settlement agreement to be reconsidered sometime in March of this year.

Ryan McCarthy Authors Article in the January 2020 Edition of the Dade County Bar Association Bulletin

January 21, 2020

Miami attorney Ryan McCarthy authored an article in the January 2020 edition of the Dade County Bar Association Bulletin. The article titled “Lessons for an Associate” sets forth a few insights on how to tackle the practice of law as a young associate attorney.

Shutts & Bowen Attorneys Featured on the DBR

January 21, 2020

Miami managing partner John Meagher, partner Frank Zacherl, and associate Damien Reynolds were featured in the Daily Business Review. The article, entitled “Attorneys Who Rock: These South Florida Lawyers Moonlight as Musicians,” highlights seven musically inclined lawyers.

Ella Shenhav Appointed to Board of Bay Area Legal Services

January 17, 2020

Shutts & Bowen LLP is pleased to announce that Tampa partner Ella A. Shenhav was recently appointed to serve on the Board of Directors of Bay Area Legal Services (BALS). Ella’s appointment was adopted by the the Board of Directors of the Hillsborough County Bar Association from the recommendation of BALS’ Review Committee, who noted her “demonstrated commitment to pro bono services.”

Alan Higbee Discusses Local Market Expertise with Capital Analytics

January 16, 2020

Shutts & Bowen LLP is pleased to announce that the Managing Partner of the Tampa office,  Alan Higbee, was recently interviewed and featured by Capital Analytics. The spotlight piece discusses the benefits of having specialized practices in the Tampa Bay area, how to withstand economic cycles and how to not lose talent in the process.

Shutts & Bowen Announces the Addition of Patrick J. Lannon to Miami Office

January 14, 2020

Shutts & Bowen LLP announced today it has expanded its Private Client Services practice group with the addition of Patrick J. Lannon as a partner in its Miami office.

Sandra Krumbein to Moderate the 3500 Advanced Condominium and Planned Development Certification Review Course

January 13, 2020

Fort Lauderdale partner Sandra Krumbein will be a moderator at the 3500 Advanced Condominium and Planned Development Certification Review Course on February 21-22 at Nova Southeastern University.

Harvey Oyer Recognized as one of Palm Beach County’s Most Influential Business Leaders for 2020

January 07, 2020

West Palm Beach partner Harvey Oyer was recognized as one of Palm Beach County’s Most Influential Leaders for 2020.

Shutts Team to Volunteer with Legal Aid Advice Hotline

January 03, 2020

Throughout the month of January, the team at Shutts & Bowen’s Fort Lauderdale office will volunteer to staff the Legal Aid Service of Broward County’s “Telephone Advice and Counsel Hotline.”

Shutts Orlando Sponsors the Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Florida’s 2019 Teen Holiday Party

December 30, 2019

Shutts & Bowen LLP was pleased to sponsor and organize the Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Florida’s (BGCCF) 2019 Teen Holiday Party, which was organized in support of the almost 90 teens who regularly participate at the Universal Club branch.

Shutts Tampa Contributes as a Top Ten Company for the American Cancer Society’s Making Strides Against Breast Cancer

December 26, 2019

Shutts & Bowen LLP is pleased to announce that the Tampa office was recently recognized as a Top Ten Company Contributor for funds raised toward the American Cancer Society’s Making Strides of Tampa Presented by Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino.

Eric Christu Appointed as a Director for the Palm Beach Civic Association

December 20, 2019

West Palm Beach partner Eric Christu was appointed as a Director for the Palm Beach Civic Association.

Shutts & Bowen South Florida Offices Recognized Among “Best Places to Work” by SFBJ

December 20, 2019

The South Florida Business Journal has recognized Shutts & Bowen as a finalist for its “2020 Best Place to Work” award in the large business category.