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Prominent Auto Industry Attorney John W. Forehand Joins Kurkin Brandes LLP

MIAMI — Prominent Tallahassee-based franchise attorney John W. Forehand has joined Miami’s Kurkin Brandes LLP as a partner. The firm, which currently represents auto dealerships throughout Florida and other states as well, has been renamed Kurkin Forehand Brandes LLP. Its new Tallahassee...

Veteran Land Use Attorney Named To Head PLF’s Florida Office

STUART, Fla. - Florida attorney Alan DeSerio, a land use and condemnation practitioner with broad experience in both the private and public sectors, has joined Pacific Legal Foundation as managing attorney with PLF's East Coast (Atlantic Center) office here. Founded in 1973, PLF is the nation's...

Andrea Hartley Elected Chair Of ABA Law Practice Management Section

MIAMI - During its annual meeting in San Francisco last week, the American Bar Association (ABA) elected Akerman Senterfitt shareholder Andrea Hartley to serve as chair of the ABA Law Practice Management Section (LPM). Hartley has previously served the ABA as a fellow in the Business Law Section,...

Jason Korn Gets Board Certified In Construction Law

PITTSBURGH - Cohen & Grigsby, a business law firm with headquarters in Pittsburgh and an office in Bonita Springs, Fla., has announced that Bonita Springs-based attorney Jason Korn has recently achieved board certification in construction law. This certification is the highest level of recognition...

Matthew P. Coglianese Joins Rasco Klock Reininger Perez Esquenazi Vigil And Nieto

CORAL GABLES, Fla. - Rasco Klock Reininger Perez Esquenazi Vigil and Nieto has acquired one of the most highly-regarded environmental lawyers in Florida, Matthew Coglianese, who joins its boutique litigation practice as a partner. As part of his environmental law practice, Coglianese has broad experience...