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.

Stefan Rubin Discusses the Florida Business Corporation Act in CLE Program

December 13, 2019

Shutts & Bowen LLP Orlando partner Stefan A. Rubin was recently featured as a key member of a speaking panel for an educational program by the Business Law Section of The Florida Bar, titled “The Inc. is Finally Dry: The Update and Modernization of the Florida Business Corporation Act.” The speaking engagement, which took place on two separate days in Tampa and Miami and was also live broadcast via internet, provided attendees with 6.5 hours of continuing legal education credits.

Shutts & Bowen Named 2019’s Most Effective Lawyers by Daily Business Review

December 10, 2019

Shutts & Bowen is pleased to announce that three of the firm’s attorneys have been recognized by the Daily Business Review as “Most Effective Lawyers” in the Arbitration category.

Sandra Krumbein Featured in VoyageMIA

December 05, 2019

Fort Lauderdale partner Sandra Krumbein was recently profiled on the VoyageMIA “Miami’s Most Inspiring Stores” feature. Sandra shares her story on her upbringing, what inspired her to become a lawyer and the challenges she had to overcome.

Paul Scheck Appointed to the Board of Directors of Grace Medical Home

December 04, 2019

Shutts & Bowen LLP Orlando partner Paul Scheck has been appointed to the Board of Directors of Grace Medical Home, a non-profit organization offering the highest level of health care to those in the community who need it most.

Sarasota Attorney John Patterson Installed as a Board Member to The Innocence Project of Florida

December 02, 2019

Shutts & Bowen LLP Sarasota partner John Patterson was recently installed to the Board of Directors of The Innocence Project of Florida, Inc., a non-profit organization that works to help innocent prisoners in Florida obtain their freedom and rebuild their lives.

Woodrow Pollack Reviews “IP Basics” at the Great American Teach-In

December 02, 2019

Shutts & Bowen LLP Tampa partner Woodrow “Woody” H. Pollack, was recently a featured speaker at Gaither High School during the Great American Teach-In event, held on November 21, 2019.