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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.