Attorney Charla Burchett Joins Pines of Sarasota Foundation Board of Trustees

February 26, 2018

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.

Alexander Tachmes Appointed to the Board of Directors of the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts

February 26, 2018

Miami partner Alexander Tachmes was appointed by the City of Miami Commission to serve on the Board of Directors of […]

Deedee Bitran Participates in FIU Law Employment Lunch & Learn

February 22, 2018

Fort Lauderdale associate and FIU Law alumna Deedee Bitran was a panelist at FIU College of Law for an Employment and Labor Law Lunch and Learn hosted by FIU Law’s Career Planning and Placement Office.

William McCullough Returns to Shutts as Partner; 2nd Major ‘Homecoming’ in Two Weeks

February 15, 2018

William McCullough has rejoined Shutts & Bowen LLP as a partner in its Corporate Practice Group in the firm’s Miami office. Mr. McCullough, who previously practiced with Shutts & Bowen for about 20 years, returns after four years as a partner in the Miami office of Holland & Knight LLP.

Public-Private Partnerships Becoming More Popular

February 14, 2018

By: Alexander Tachmes The utilization by local governments of public-private deals, otherwise known as public-private partnerships or P3s, continued to […]

Shutts & Bowen Names Five New Partners

February 07, 2018

Shutts & Bowen LLP named five new partners during its annual meeting.

Dan Daley Appears on This Week in South Florida

February 06, 2018

Dan Daley appeared on This Week in South Florida on Sunday, February 4.

Daniel O’Keefe Appointed to University of Florida Board of Trustees

February 06, 2018

Shutts & Bowen is pleased to announce the appointment of Orlando partner Daniel O’Keefe to the University of Florida Board of Trustees.

Kimberly Prior Returns to Shutts as Partner In the Financial Services Practice Group

February 05, 2018

Kimberly Prior has rejoined Shutts & Bowen LLP as a partner in its Financial Services Practice Group in the firm’s Miami office.

Managing Partners Selected as 2018 South Florida Power Leaders

February 05, 2018

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

Arthur Furia Speaks about the Assassination of Gianni Versace

January 19, 2018

Barbie Latza Nadeau, an investigative reporter for London’s The Times, recently visited the Miami office to interview partner Arthur Furia regarding the assassination of Italian fashion designer Gianni Versace for an article in its Sunday Times Magazine.

Dan Barsky Helps Miami Law Startup Practicum Become Certified by U.S. Patent and Trademark Office

January 18, 2018

The United States Patent and Trademark Office recently granted the University of Miami School of Law’s Startup Practicum formal certification […]

Alexander Tachmes and Josh Heller Discuss Land Use and Government Trends for 2018

January 17, 2018

In an article published in the Daily Business Review, partner Alexander I. Tachmes and attorney Joshua J. Heller discuss three land use and local government trends that are likely to be prominent in the coming year.

Shutts & Bowen Attorneys Selected for Inclusion as “Top Lawyers” and “Top Up and Comers”

January 11, 2018

The South Florida Legal Guide has published their annual list of Top Lawyers and Top Up and Comers. Among them are 18 Shutts & Bowen attorneys.

Shutts Team Closes $100M Student Housing Project in Creative Village

January 09, 2018

In November 2017, Shutts & Bowen closed a complex real estate transaction totaling more than $100 million on behalf of […]

Aliette DelPozo Rodz Selected for In the Company of Women Awards

January 08, 2018

Miami partner Aliette DelPozo Rodz has been selected to receive the Government & Law Award during the 30th annual In the Company of Women Awards on March 8, 2018.

Lazaro Vazquez and Francis Rodriguez Discuss Possible Consequences of Anti-Boycott Laws

January 04, 2018

In an article published in the Daily Business Review, Lazaro I. Vazquez and Francis E. Rodriguez discuss how U.S. anti-boycott laws can have consequences for those seeking to do business with foreign parties.

Shutts & Bowen Team Recognized as Most Effective Lawyers

December 11, 2017

The Shutts & Bowen team was named Most Effective Lawyers in the category of Business/Complex Litigation for their work recovering more than $45 million from the government of Angola for Jacksonville-based APR Energy.

Shutts & Bowen’s Alexander I. Tachmes appointed to The Juilliard Council

November 30, 2017

Shutts & Bowen is pleased to announce that Alexander I. Tachmes, a partner in the Miami office of Shutts & […]

Shutts Lawyers Sue Angola for $52M of Unpaid Electric Bills

November 14, 2017

Shutts & Bowen attorneys filed a $52 million lawsuit against the African nation of Angola on behalf of its client, LS Energia, claiming years of underpayment for operating two of its power plants.

Shutts & Bowen Named to 2018 Best Law Firms List

November 02, 2017

Shutts & Bowen has been ranked in the 2018 Edition of U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms.”

Shutts Team Advises APR Energy with $35M Contract for Puerto Rico Plant

October 20, 2017

Shutts & Bowen negotiated the complex $35 million contract that will provide two mobile gas power turbines to the hurricane-ravaged […]

Lazaro Vazquez Published in Banking & Financial Services Policy Report

October 05, 2017

Lazaro Vazquez discusses the rise of the reverse-mortgage market in the September 2017 issue of the Wolters Kluwer Banking & Financial Services Policy Report in an article titled “Reverse Mortgages, Aging Baby Boomers, and Too Big to Fail.”

Shutts Attorneys Published in the Defense Research Institute’s ERISA Report

September 26, 2017

In an article published in the Defense Research Institute’s ERISA Report, Jerel Dawson and Michael Larmoyeux, Jr. explain how the new Department of Labor (“DOL”) regulations set to take effect on January 1, 2018, undermine the longstanding “exhaustion doctrine” for litigation concerning the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (“ERISA”).

Dan Barsky to Present in Knowledge Group Webinar on Royalty Damages

September 25, 2017

Miami partner Dan Barsky will present during a Knowledge Group webinar titled “Determining Reasonable Royalty Damages: Fundamentals, Methodologies, and Key Issues Explored” on Friday, September 29, from 12 to 1:30 p.m.

Shutts Victory for Setai Hotel Changes Rules for Marketing Condo/Hotel Rentals

September 01, 2017

Shutts & Bowen gained a victory for the 5 star Setai Hotel in Miami Beach. The trademark infringement case, Setai Hotel Acquisition LLC v. Miami Beach Luxury Rental Inc., which settled on Aug. 27, is expected to be a game-changer for brokers who are marketing and renting private condominium units in properties where branded hotels also operate.

My Summer Associate Experience: Alina Gomez

August 25, 2017

Our 2017 Summer Clerkship Program brought four law students for an intellectually challenging and professionally gratifying experience. Alina Gomez, a Washington University School of Law student, shares her thoughts about the program with us.

My Summer Associate Experience: Michael Kaney

August 24, 2017

Our 2017 Summer Clerkship Program brought four law students for an intellectually challenging and professionally gratifying experience. Michael Kaney, a Florida State University College of Law student, shares his experience.

My Summer Associate Experience: Sebastian Bohorquez

August 23, 2017

Our 2017 Summer Clerkship Program brought four law students for an intellectually challenging and professionally gratifying experience. Sebastian Bohorquez, a Florida International University College of Law student, shares his experience.

Shutts Attorneys Garner Win in “Dirty Stopper” Equestrian Case

August 22, 2017

Patricia A. Leonard, a partner in the West Palm Beach office of Shutts & Bowen, and Associate Colleen Smeryage garnered a victory for their client Colin Syquia in a dispute over the sale of a competitive show jumping horse named Vorst.