Shutts & Bowen Recognized as Law Firm of the Year

May 03, 2019

Legal Aid Service of Broward County (LAS) and Coast to Coast Legal Aid of South Florida (CCLA) announced the recipients of their 2019 Annual Recognition Awards. The awards were presented during a Law Day Luncheon co-hosted with the Broward County Bar Association on Friday, May 3, 2019, where Shutts was recognized as the Law Firm of the Year.

Alexander Tachmes Featured in MIAMI Magazine

May 01, 2019

Miami partner Alexander Tachmes was recognized as one of MIAMI Magazine’s 2019 Power Players. According to the magazine, the men and women included represent the highest level of accomplishments and power that influence and contribute to the overall success of the City of Miami.

Deedee Bitran Discusses Upcoming Supreme Court Rulings on Landmark LGBTQ Cases

April 26, 2019

Fort Lauderdale attorney Deedee Bitran was recently published in the Cornell Journal of Law & Public Policy.

Shutts & Bowen Attorneys Recognized by Chambers & Partners

April 26, 2019

Thirteen attorneys at Shutts & Bowen LLP have been named top lawyers in their fields by Chambers & Partners in the 2019 Edition of Chambers USA: America’s Leading Business Lawyers.

Lauren Stricker selected as a 2019-2021 Fellow of the Florida Bar Business Law Section

April 25, 2019

Tampa partner Lauren Stricker has been selected as one of only eight lawyers to serve a two-year term in the Florida Bar Business Law Section’s Fellowship Program.

Miranda Lundeen Soto Installed As ABOTA Miami National Board Representative

April 25, 2019

Miami business litigation partner Miranda Lundeen Soto has been installed as an American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA) National Board Representative for the Miami chapter.

Brendan Barry Attends Coast Guard Foundation Gala

April 22, 2019

Fort Lauderdale real estate partner Brendan Aloysius Barry attended the Coast Guard Foundation’s annual dinner gala held at the Pier Sixty-Six Hotel and Marina in Fort Lauderdale on Thursday, April 18.

Shutts & Bowen at Gov. DeSantis’ Announcement of Military Pro Bono Initiative

April 19, 2019

Shutts & Bowen LLP is proud to participate in the latest initiative announced by Governor Ron DeSantis, “Lawyers Assisting Warriors,” a military pro bono project.

Stephen Putnoki-Higgins Discusses United States v. Johnson in WealthManagement.com

April 18, 2019

Tampa associate Stephen Putnoki-Higgins was published in the wealth and estate planning section of WealthManagement.com.

Ryan Reinert Certified in Business Bankruptcy Law

April 10, 2019

Tampa partner Ryan Reinert has been nationally certified in Business Bankruptcy Law by the American Board of Certification (ABC).

Sandra Krumbein Admitted as ACREL Fellow

April 05, 2019

Fort Lauderdale real estate partner Sandra Krumbein has been admitted as a Fellow to the American College of Real Estate Lawyers (ACREL).

Tampa Partners Recognized as Top Lawyers

April 02, 2019

Tampa partners Eric Page and Woody Pollack were included in TAMPA Magazine’s 2019 Top Lawyers list.

Miranda Lundeen Soto to Present at DCBA Bench & Bar

March 26, 2019

Miami partner Miranda Lundeen Soto is scheduled to present during the Dade County Bar Association Annual Bench & Bar conference. Miranda will present on the Voir Dire Panel.

Brian Moskowitz Discusses How to Master Your Emotions

March 21, 2019

West Palm Beach partner Brian Moskowitz was published in the PBCBA Bar Bulletin’s March 2019 issue.

Miranda Lundeen Soto to Present at the National Legal Malpractice Conference

March 19, 2019

Miami partner Miranda Lundeen Soto will participate in a panel discussion at the American Bar Association’s Spring 2019 National Legal Malpractice Conference.

Shutts Attorneys Selected for SFLG Top Lawyers List

March 19, 2019

The South Florida Legal Guide has published their annual list of Top Lawyers and Top Up and Comers in the region.

Mary Ruth Houston to Present at FBA Event

March 18, 2019

Orlando partner Mary Ruth Houston will participate in a panel discussion at the Orlando Chapter of the Federal Bar Association’s Business Law Committee’s March Lunch & Learn Series.

John Meagher Named Managing Partner of Shutts & Bowen’s Miami Office

March 18, 2019

Shutts & Bowen partner John E. Meagher has been named Managing Partner of the firm’s Miami office. John, Chair of the firm’s Insurance Practice Group, assumed leadership this month.

In Remembrance of Raul J. Salas

March 12, 2019

Raul J. Salas, longtime Shutts & Bowen partner, died on February 28, 2019, at age 63 after a long and hard-fought battle with cancer.

Art Menor Featured in South Florida Legal Guide

March 07, 2019

In an article titled “Why the Commercial Real Estate Outlook Remains Sunny,” the South Florida Legal Guide interviewed several South Florida real estate attorneys about the area’s commercial real estate market and its ability to continue its decade-long recovery from the Great Recession.

Tampa Partner to Present at Construction Law Institute

March 07, 2019

Tampa partner Amanda Buffinton will present as a panelist at the 12th Annual Construction Law Institute (CLI), an event sponsored by The Florida Bar Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section.

Shutts & Bowen Sponsors Gold Star Memorial

March 07, 2019

A groundbreaking ceremony was held on February 20 in West Palm Beach for a Gold Star Memorial. West Palm Beach partner Harvey Oyer was personally involved in the project.

Shutts & Bowen’s Rachel Nordby Appointed to Florida Supreme Court’s Judicial Management Council

March 04, 2019

Shutts & Bowen LLP is pleased to announce that Tallahassee partner Rachel Nordby has been appointed by Chief Justice Charles Canady to the Florida Judicial Management Council of the Florida Supreme Court.

Shutts & Bowen LLP Welcomes David O. Batista and Sara Levy as Partners in its Fort Lauderdale Office

February 26, 2019

Shutts & Bowen LLP is pleased to announce that David O. Batista and Sara Levy have joined the firm’s Insurance Practice Group as partners in its Fort Lauderdale office.

Miami Partners to Present at Bench & Bar Conference

February 25, 2019

Miami partners Aliette Rodz, Steven Ebner, Miranda Lundeen Soto and Kristin Drecktrah Paz will present at the Spellman-Hoeveler Chapter of the American Inns of Court’s View from the Bench & Bar Conference.

Miranda Lundeen Soto Quoted in ABA Litigation News

February 22, 2019

Shutts & Bowen LLP Partner Miranda Lundeen Soto was recently quoted in the American Bar Association (ABA) Litigation News in an article regarding how the courts have been split on the issue of whether a plaintiff in a legal malpractice action may seek the punitive damages that would have been awarded were it not for their attorney’s negligent representation.

Mark Rankin Receives the 2019 “Bubba” Huerta III Award

February 22, 2019

Tampa partner Mark Rankin was selected as the 2019 recipient of the Marcelino “Bubba” Huerta III Award for Professionalism and Pro Bono Service.

Meredith Freeman and Dana Chaaban Nominated to LCLD

February 12, 2019

Shutts & Bowen is pleased to announce that attorneys Meredith Freeman and Dana Chaaban have been selected for the Leadership Council on Legal Diversity (LCLD) 2019 class of Fellows and Pathfinders, respectively.

Sarasota County Commission Approves Mote SEA Land Agreement

February 08, 2019

Shutts & Bowen’s Sarasota team, including John Patterson, Meredith Delcamp and Zach Rans, recently represented Mote Marine Laboratory in reaching definitive agreements with Sarasota County for a planned new world class aquarium to be built on land now owned by the county. The project is estimated to cost $130 million.

South Florida Managing Partners Selected as Power Leaders

February 06, 2019

Shutts & Bowen is pleased to announce that partners Joseph M. Goldstein, Arthur J. Menor and Francis E. Rodriguez have been selected as part of the South Florida Business Journal’s 2019 Power Leaders 250.