Orlando associate Celeste Thacker was recently honored as one of the Florida Association for Women Lawyers’ Leaders in the Law. The award was given at FAWL’s Awards and Installation Gala at the Florida Bar Convention on June 13, 2018.
Tampa attorney Lauren Taylor serves as a Board Member of the Tampa Chapter of After-School All-Stars (ASAS), a non-profit organization that provides comprehensive after-school programs that keep children safe and help them succeed in school and life.
The Daily Business Review announced the honorees for its 2018 Professional Excellence Awards in recognition of exemplary work by attorneys in the legal profession and the community in 2017. Among the honorees are Miami partner Bowman Brown and Fort Lauderdale partner Jamie Wasserman.
In “Florida’s Noncompete Statute: ‘Reasonable’ or ‘Truly Obnoxious?,’” West Palm Beach partner Hank Jackson discusses the reasonableness standard resorted to throughout Florida’s noncompete statute to determine whether a noncompete agreement is enforceable.
In an article published in the March issue of The Florida Bar Journal, Real Estate partner Sandra Krumbein discusses the increasing prevalence of vertical subdivisions, often referred to as mixed-use developments, in Florida.
Miami partner Arthur Furia hosted a reception to welcome Father Peter Donohue, O.S.A., President of Villanova University. The event was held in the Miami office of Shutts & Bowen and welcomed over 65 alumni, parents, friends and community leaders.
The Pines of Sarasota Foundation Board of Trustees welcomed attorney Charla M. Burchett as a member beginning January 2018. Burchett is a partner in the Sarasota office of Shutts & Bowen LLP, where she is a member of the Trusts & Estates Practice Group.