U.S. News – Best Lawyers® Names Shutts & Bowen to Best Law Firms List

November 07, 2019

U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers, for the 10th consecutive year, collaboratively announced the release of the “Best Law Firms” rankings. Shutts & Bowen was named to the 2020 list.

Florida Trend Recognizes Shutts & Bowen Attorneys as Florida’s Legal Elite 2019

June 24, 2019

Shutts & Bowen LLP is pleased to announce that 20 attorneys have been recognized as Florida’s Legal Elite 2019 by Florida Trend, an award-winning business publication offering regionally-based stories and reporting with statewide impact.

Shutts & Bowen Names 12 New Partners

January 28, 2019

Micky Grindstaff, Managing Partner of Shutts & Bowen LLP, announced that 12 attorneys in the firm have been elevated to partnership effective January 26, 2019.

Daniel Nordby Rejoins Shutts After Term as Governor’s General Counsel

January 22, 2019

Shutts & Bowen is pleased to announce that Daniel Nordby has once again joined the firm as a partner after spending almost two years as General Counsel to former Governor Rick Scott.

Governor Scott’s Former Deputy General Counsel Joins Shutts & Bowen as Partner

June 22, 2018

Ben Gibson has joined Shutts & Bowen LLP as a partner in its Business Litigation Practice Group in the firm’s Tallahassee office.

Andrew Schwartz Published in The Procurement Lawyer

May 08, 2018

In “What a Bright Idea! Florida’s First District Court of Appeal Applies Common Sense to the Government in the Sunshine… Continue Reading Andrew Schwartz Published in The Procurement Lawyer

Daniel Nordby Appointed as Governor’s New General Counsel

April 11, 2017

Shutts and Bowen is pleased to announce that Tallahassee partner Daniel Nordby will be joining the office of Governor Rick Scott as General Counsel beginning April 17, 2017.

Sixty Shutts & Bowen Attorneys Listed in The Best Lawyers in America 2017

August 16, 2016

Shutts and Bowen is proud to announce that sixty lawyers were recently selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® for 2017.

Eleven Shutts & Bowen attorneys recognized as Florida’s Legal Elite 2016

June 23, 2016

Eleven Shutts & Bowen attorneys have been recognized as Florida’s Legal Elite 2016 by Florida Trend.

New Florida Public Corruption Bill Signed by Gov. Rick Scott

April 11, 2016

Governor Rick Scott signed HB 7071 into law on March 25, 2016. This law, aimed at strengthening Florida’s anti-public corruption… Continue Reading New Florida Public Corruption Bill Signed by Gov. Rick Scott

Shutts Sponsors The US Special Operations Forces Women in Leadership Initial Leadership Conference

March 17, 2016

Shutts & Bowen hosted the Initial Leadership Conference of “The US Special Operations Forces Women In Leadership Organization” (also known… Continue Reading Shutts Sponsors The US Special Operations Forces Women in Leadership Initial Leadership Conference

Former Miami Commissioner Marc D. Sarnoff joins Shutts & Bowen LLP

February 02, 2016

Former City of Miami Commissioner and Miami Commission Chairman Marc D. Sarnoff has joined Shutts & Bowen LLP. He will be a Partner in the Government Law and Land Use Practice Groups in the firm’s Miami office.

James Johnston Certified as Specialist in City, County & Local Government Law

August 11, 2014

Shutts & Bowen LLP is pleased to announce that attorney James F. Johnston has been certified as a specialist by the Florida Bar in City, County & Local Government Law.

Jason Gonzalez Joins Shutts & Bowen’s Tallahassee Office

January 05, 2014

Shutts & Bowen is pleased to announce that Jason Gonzalez, a 17-year veteran of the courtroom and Florida’s Capitol, has joined the firm’s Tallahassee office as a partner.

Thirteen Attorneys Named Tops in Their Fields by Chambers and Partners

June 07, 2012

Thirteen attorneys at the Florida law firm of Shutts & Bowen LLP have been named top lawyers in their fields by London-based Chambers & Partners in the latest edition of “Chambers USA: America’s Leading Business Lawyers.”

Scott Glass – Florida Bar Board Certified in City, County and Local Government Law

August 05, 2011

Shutts & Bowen partner, Scott A. Glass, has become Florida Bar Board Certified in City, County and Local Government Law. Mr. Glass is among 207 lawyers in the State of Florida and 13 lawyers in Orlando who have achieved this particular certification.

Steve Tilbrook Elected Chair of Downtown Council of Greater Fort Lauderdale Chamber of Commerce

May 03, 2011

Shutts & Bowen Partner, Stephen K. Tilbrook, was elected Chair of the Downtown Council of the Greater Fort Lauderdale Chamber of Commerce, and he was also appointed to serve on the Board of Directors of the Greater Fort Lauderdale Chamber of Commerce.

Brendan Barry featured in Dealmakers

November 03, 2010

Shutts & Bowen LLP partner Brendan A. Barry was featured in today’s Daily Business Review Dealmakers section.

Broad Agency Announcements

July 27, 2010

Broad Agency Announcements – Presentation made by Joseph M. Goldstein to Federal Contractors Association, July 2010, Tampa, Florida.

Shutts Attorneys Named to “Super Lawyer”

June 15, 2009

Fifty-four Shutts & Bowen attorneys throughout the State of Florida have been recognized as either Super Lawyers, Rising Stars or Star Search.

Sidney Calloway Named to Florida Memorial University President’s Advisory Council

May 20, 2009

Florida Memorial University, South Florida’s only Historically Black College and University, has named Sidney C. Calloway one of the founding members of its President’s Advisory Council.

George Platt Joins Performing Arts Center Authority

February 27, 2009

Shutts & Bowen Partner, George I. Platt, was named by the Broward County Commission as a member of the Performing Arts Center Authority, the governing board of the Broward Center for the Performing Arts.

Permits Issued for Broward’s First Boat Slips in Four Years

March 13, 2008

Broward recreational boaters will soon get their first new boat slips in over four years, with the newly-issued permit to build 176 new dry-stack storage slips at Harbour Towne Marina in Dania Beach.

Sidney Calloway Named Chair-Elect of Greater Fort Lauderdale Chamber of Commerce

January 23, 2008

The Greater Fort Lauderdale Chamber of Commerce has named Fort Lauderdale attorney Sidney C. Calloway, a partner in the Government Law Practice Group of Shutts & Bowen LLP, the 2008 Chair-Elect for the Greater Fort Lauderdale Chamber of Commerce.

Sid Calloway to Receive Urban League Humanitarian Award

August 01, 2007

The Urban League of Broward County (ULBC) has selected Fort Lauderdale attorney Sidney C. Calloway, a partner in the Government Law Practice Group of Shutts & Bowen LLP, as the recipient of the 2007 Margaret Roach Humanitarian Award for inspiring change and demonstrating ongoing leadership in the advancement of social justice and race relations.

Attorneys Rated by Chambers and Partners

July 01, 2007

Attorneys at Shutts & Bowen have been named top lawyers in their fields by London-based Chambers & Partners in the latest edition of “Chambers USA: America’s Leading Business Lawyers.” The 2007 edition recognized the firm for excellence in: banking and finance, corporate/M&A, bankruptcy/restructuring, real estate, construction, and zoning/land use.

Joseph M. Goldstein Presents Procurement White Paper to ABA

April 24, 2007

Joseph M. Goldstein, a partner in Shutts & Bowen’s Fort Lauderdale office, is presenting a White Paper at the American Bar Association Second Annual State and Local Procurement Symposium.

Doing Business in the Middle East

February 01, 2007

On February 12, 2007, Anitra Lanczi, a partner in Shutts & Bowen’s Governmental Law Practice Group, hosted a presentation by the U.S. Department of Commerce on doing business in Saudi Arabia and the Middle East.

Governor Crist’s Transition Teams

December 08, 2006

Former Lieutenant Governor Bobby Brantley, a governmental affairs consultant in the Tallahassee office of Shutts & Bowen LLP, and Orlando attorney Kenneth W. Wright, who Co-Chairs the law firm’s Governmental Relations Practice Group, are helping to shape Florida’s new administration by serving on the transition teams of Governor-Elect Charlie Crist and Florida Attorney General-Elect Bill McCollum.

Diversity Initiative

November 18, 2006

Shutts & Bowen LLP in collaboration with the T.J. Reddick Bar Association has launched a series of programs on professional development aimed at minority law students and young professionals in South Florida. This diversity initiative is being spearheaded by Sidney C. Calloway, a partner in the Fort Lauderdale office of Shutts & Bowen and a former president of the T.J. Reddick Bar Association.