September 24, 2022
Legal Elite Hall of Fame

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Legal Elite Hall of Fame

A distinguished group of attorneys who have consistently earned high rankings from their peers in the annual Legal Elite voting.

| 7/6/2022

This year, seven new attorneys join the group of Hall of Fame members honored since 2009.

Ackerman, David Paul • Akerman • West Palm Beach • Commercial Litigation

Adams, Joseph E. • Becker • Fort Myers • Real Estate

Alderman, Silvia Morell • Akerman • Tallahassee • Environmental & Land Use

Allen Jr., Allison Graham • Rogers Towers • Jacksonville • Commercial Litigation

Allen, Bernard • Katz Barron • Coral Gables • Commercial Litigation

Aronovitz, Tod • Aronovitz Law • Miami • Health

Barksdale, Oliver David • Bedell Law Firm • Jacksonville • Criminal Law

Baskies, Jeffrey Alan • Katz Baskies & Wolf • Boca Raton • Wills, Trusts & Estates

Bates, David George • Gunster • West Palm Beach • Business Law

Battista, Paul Joseph • Genovese Joblove & Battista • Miami • Bankruptcy & Workout

Baxa Jr., Edmund T. • Foley & Lardner • Orlando • Construction Law

Bell, Kenneth Bradley • Gunster • Tallahassee • Appellate Practice

Bishop, Thomas Edward • Bishop & Mills • Jacksonville • Appellate Practice

Black, Roy • Black Srebnick • Miami • Criminal Law

Blain, Russell Merrin • Stichter Riedel Blain & Postler • Tampa • Bankruptcy & Workout

Blonsky, Daniel Frederick • Coffey Burlington • Miami • Commercial Litigation

Bloom, Mark David • Baker & McKenzie • Miami • Bankruptcy & Workout

Bokor, Bruce Howard • Johnson Pope Bokor Ruppel & Burns • Clearwater • Wills, Trusts & Estates

Boulris, Amy Brigham • Gunster • Miami • Appellate Practice

Boyett, Christopher William • Holland & Knight • Miami • Real Estate

Brannock, Steven L. • Brannock Humphries & Berman • Tampa • Appellate Practice

Brown II, C. David • Nelson Mullins • Orlando • Real Estate

Bruton Jr., Ed Burt • Greenberg Traurig • Miami • Real Estate

Buesing, Karen Meyer • Akerman • Tampa • Labor & Employment

Burke, David Paul • Carlton Fields • Tampa • Tax

Burlington, Robert Kent • Coffey Burlington • Miami • Commercial Litigation

Busey, Stephen Donald • Smith Hulsey & Busey • Jacksonville • Commercial Litigation

Calderin, Jacqueline • Agentis • Coral Gables • Bankruptcy & Workout

Cheffy, Edward K. • Cheffy Passidomo • Naples • Commercial Litigation

Chism, Lorie Lee • Amelia Law Group • Amelia Island • Business Law

Clarke Jr., Robert Neil • Ausley & McMullen • Tallahassee • Commercial Litigation

Coffey, Joni Armstrong • Akerman • Miami • Environmental & Land Use

Coleman, Gregory William • Critton Luttier and Coleman • West Palm Beach • Commercial Litigation

Comiter, Richard Bruce • Comiter, Singer, Baseman & Braun • Palm Beach Gardens • Tax

Conners, Patricia Ann • Stearns Weaver Miller Weissler Alhadeff & Sitterson • Tallahassee • Health

Coxe III, Henry Matson • Bedell, Dittmar, DeVault, Pillans & Coxe • Jacksonville • Criminal Law

Critchlow, Richard Harvey • Kenny Nachwalter • Miami • International

Davis, Gardner Fabian • Foley & Lardner • Jacksonville • Business Law

Dellecker, Robert Henry • Dellecker Wilson King McKenna Ruffier & Sos • Orlando • Civil Trial

Derr, Christine Lynne • Harris, Hunt & Derr • Tampa • Marital & Family

Detzel, Lauren Young • Dean Mead • Orlando • Wills, Trusts & Estates

DeVault III, John Andrew • Bedell, Dittmar, DeVault, Pillans & Coxe • Jacksonville • Civil Trial

Diamond, Sandra Fascell • The Diamond Law Firm • St. Petersburg • Wills, Trusts & Estates

Diaz, Andrew Gerald • Gaylord Merlin Ludovici & Diaz • Tampa • Eminent Domain

Dimond, Scott Michael • Dimond Kaplan & Rothstein • Miami • Commercial Litigation

Divers, Brett Devereux • Paskert Divers Thompson • Tampa • Construction Law

Doppelt, Ava K. • Allen Dyer Doppelt & Gilchrist • Orlando • Intellectual Property

Downs, Mayanne • GrayRobinson • Orlando • Civil Trial

Driver Jr., Gary Ray • Driver, McAfee, Hawthorne & Diebenow • Jacksonville • Business Law

Dunbar, Peter M. • Dean Mead • Tallahassee • Real Estate

Edson, Kelli Ayers • Quarles & Brady • Tampa • Commercial Litigation

Elligett Jr., Raymond Thomas • Buell & Elligett • Tampa • Appellate Practice

Emerich, Guy Storms • Farr, Farr, Emerich, Hackett & Carr • Punta Gorda • Wills, Trusts & Estates

Emmanuel, John David • Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney • Tampa • Commercial Litigation

Farach, Manuel • Mrachek Fitzgerald Rose Konopka Thomas Weiss • West Palm Beach • Real Estate

Felcoski, Brian John • Goldman Felcoski & Stone • Coral Gables • Wills, Trusts & Estates

Freedman, Robert Scott • Carlton Fields • Tampa • Real Estate

Gallagher, Betsy Ellwanger • Kubicki Draper • Tampa • Appellate Practice

Gaylord, S. Cary • Gaylord Merlin Ludovici & Diaz • Tampa • Eminent Domain

Giddings, Katherine Eastmoore • Akerman • Tallahassee • Appellate Practice

Gilbert, Suzanne Elaine • Holland & Knight • Orlando • Commercial Litigation

Giordano, John Nicholas • Bush Ross • Tampa • Business Law

Glazer, Michael Joseph • Ausley & McMullen • Tallahassee • Government & Administrative

Goldman, Robert W. • Goldman Felcoski & Stone • Naples • Real Estate

Gonzalez, Thomas Martin • GrayRobinson • Tampa • Labor & Employment

Grant, Mark Frederick • Greenspoon Marder • Fort Lauderdale • Real Estate

Green, Elizabeth Ann • BakerHostetler • Orlando • Business Law

Grimm, Courtney Kneece • Clay County Board of County Commissioners • Green Cove Springs • Government & Administrative

Grossman, Stuart Z. • Grossman Roth Yaffa Cohen • Coral Gables • Civil Trial

Guso, Jordi • Berger Singerman • Miami • Bankruptcy & Workout

Hadlow, Richard Bryce • Holland & Knight • Tampa • Business Law

Haggard, Michael Andrew • Michael Haggard • Coral Gables • Criminal Law

Hanley, Mark A. • Bradley Arant Boult Cummings • Tampa • Wills, Trusts & Estates

Hart, Kenneth Roy • Ausley & McMullen • Tallahassee • Government & Administrative

Haughey II, R.J. • Sivyer Barlow Watson & Haughey • Tampa • Commercial Litigation

Hearing, Gregory Alan • GrayRobinson • Tampa • Labor & Employment

Hearn, Steven Lee • Steven L. Hearn • Tampa • Wills, Trusts & Estates

Henderson III, Thomas Nathan • Hill Ward Henderson • Tampa • Real Estate

Hill III, Benjamin H. • Hill Ward Henderson • Tampa • Commercial Litigation

Hoffman, Jerome Wayne • Holland & Knight • Jacksonville • Health

Hogan, Wayne • Terrell Hogan • Jacksonville • Civil Trial

Humphries, Celene Harrell • Brannock Humphries & Berman • Tampa • Appellate Practice

Johnson, Kelly Overstreet • Overstreet Johnson Mediation & Arbitration • Tallahassee • Arbitration & Mediation

Josefsberg, Robert C. • Podhurst Orseck • Miami • Commercial Litigation

Kantor, Hal Halperin • Lowndes Drosdick Doster Kantor & Reed • Orlando • Environmental & Land Use

Keane, Cristin Conley • Carlton Fields • Tampa • Tax

Kelley, Rohan • The Kelley Law Firm • Fort Lauderdale • Wills, Trusts & Estates

Kimbro, Bradford Dean • Holland & Knight • Tampa • Commercial Litigation

Knight, David Thomas • David Knight Law • Tampa • Commercial Litigation

Knopik, Christopher Scott • Betras, Kopp & Harshman • Tampa • Civil Trial

Korchin, Judith M. • Judith M. Korchin, Esq. • Miami • Arbitration & Mediation

Kornspan, Susan Fleischner • Kornspan Law • Boca Raton • Commercial Litigation

Kozyak, John Wesley • Kozyak Tropin & Throckmorton • Pinecrest • Commercial Litigation

Kreusler-Walsh, Jane • Kreusler-Walsh, Vargas & Serafin • West Palm Beach • Appellate Practice

Lamb, Bruce Douglas • Gunster • Tampa • Government & Administrative

Lebow, Patricia • Comiter, Singer, Baseman & Braun • Palm Beach Gardens • Wills, Trusts & Estates

Lesser, Gary Shepard • Lesser, Lesser, Landy & Smith • West Palm Beach • Civil Trial

Lesser, Steven Bruce • Becker • Fort Lauderdale • Construction Law

Lile, Laird Andrew • Laird A. Lile, PLLC • Naples • Wills, Trusts & Estates

Little III, John Wesley • Gunster • West Palm Beach • Eminent Domain

Lopez-Castro, Corali • Kozyak Tropin & Throckmorton • Miami • Bankruptcy & Workout

Lott, Leslie Jean • Lott & Fischer • Coral Gables • Intellectual Property

Lubetsky, Cary Alan • Krinzman Huss Lubetsky Feldman & Hotte • Miami • Commercial Litigation

Markman, Stuart Craig • Kynes Markman & Felman • Tampa • Appellate Practice

Markowitz, Jerry Maurice • Markowitz, Ringel, Trusty & Hartog • Miami • Bankruptcy & Workout

Markus, David Oscar • Markus/Moss • Miami • Criminal Law

Mason, Miriam E. • Allen Dell • Tampa • Marital & Family

McCrea Jr., Richard C. • Greenberg Traurig • Tampa • Labor & Employment

Moscowitz, Jane Wollner • Moscowitz & Moscowitz • Miami • Criminal Law

Mrachek, Lorin Louis • Mrachek Fitzgerald Rose Konopka Thomas Weiss • West Palm Beach • Commercial Litigation

Mullins, Edward Maurice • Reed Smith • Miami • International

Nash, Charles Ian • Nash & Kromash • Melbourne • Wills, Trusts & Estates

O'Keefe, Kelly Ann • Stearns Weaver Miller Weissler Alhadeff & Sitterson • Tallahassee • Commercial Litigation

Olin, Michael Scott • BFW Legal • Miami • Civil Trial

Paul, William R. • Mechanik Nuccio Hearne & Wester • Tampa • Business Law

Perwin, Joel Stephen • Joel S. Perwin • Miami Beach • Appellate Practice

Phillips Jr., John Edmund • Phelps Dunbar • Tampa • Labor & Employment

Podhurst, Aaron Samuel • Podhurst Orseck • Miami • Civil Trial

Pratt, David • Proskauer Rose • Boca Raton • Tax

Redmond, Patricia Ann • Stearns Weaver Miller Weissler Alhadeff & Sitterson • Miami • Bankruptcy & Workout

Richard, Barry Scott • Greenberg Traurig • Tallahassee • Commercial Litigation

Richman, Gerald Frederick • Fisher Potter Hodas • West Palm Beach • Civil Trial

Riedel, Harley Edward • Stichter Riedel Blain & Postler • Tampa • Bankruptcy & Workout

Roth, Cari Lynn • Lykes Bros. Inc. • Tallahassee • Government & Administrative

Sale, Jon A. • Nelson Mullins • Miami • Criminal Law

Salzman, Gary Scott • Garganese, Weiss, D'Agresta & Salzman • Orlando • Commercial Litigation

Sandridge, Hala A. • Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney • Tampa • Appellate Practice

Sasso, Gary L. • Carlton Fields • Tampa • Appellate Practice

Saul, Gary A. • Greenberg Traurig • Miami • Real Estate

Scherker, Elliot H. • Greenberg Traurig • Miami • Appellate Practice

Schifino Jr., William J. • Gunster • Tampa • Commercial Litigation

Schulz Jr., George E. • Upchurch Watson White • Jacksonville Beach • Arbitration & Mediation

Schwartz, Jill S. • Jill S. Schwartz & Associates • Winter Park • Labor & Employment

Schwiep, Paul Joseph • Coffey Burlington • Miami • Civil Trial

Searcy, Christian Dietrich • Searcy Denney Scarola Barnhart & Shipley • West Palm Beach • Civil Trial

Sellers Jr., Lawrence Edward • Holland & Knight • Tallahassee • Government & Administrative

Serota, Joseph H. • Weiss Serota Helfman Cole & Bierman • Coral Gables • Commercial Litigation

Shannin, Nicholas Ari • Shannin Law Firm • Orlando • Appellate Practice

Sheets, Sandra Graham • GrayRobinson • Lakeland • Wills, Trusts & Estates

Simmons, David H. • DSK Law • Orlando • Commercial Litigation

Singerman, Paul Steven • Berger Singerman • Miami • Bankruptcy & Workout

Sivyer, Neal Allen • Sivyer Barlow Watson & Haughey • Tampa • Construction Law

Srebnick, Howard Milton • Black Srebnick • Miami • Criminal Law

Stack, Brian Joseph • Stack Fernandez & Harris • Miami • International

Steinberg, Marty • Hogan Lovells US • Miami • Arbitration & Mediation

Stone, Bruce Michael • Goldman Felcoski & Stone • Coral Gables • Real Estate

Stubbs Jr., Sidney A. • Jones Foster • West Palm Beach • Civil Trial

Suarez, Eddie • The Suarez Law Firm • Tampa • Criminal Law

Swaine, Jack Michael • Swaine, Harris & Wohl • Sebring • Wills, Trusts & Estates

Swope, Dale Martin • Swope, Rodante • Tampa • Insurance

Tannebaum, Brian Lee • Bast Amron • Miami • Criminal Law

Tanner, Michael Grant • Gunster • Jacksonville • Commercial Litigation

Tate, Jeanne Trudeau • Jeanne T. Tate • Tampa • Adoption

Teblum, Gary Ira • Trenam Law • Tampa • Business Law

Thomas, Gregg Darrow • Thomas & LoCicero • Tampa • Commercial Litigation

Throckmorton IV, Charles W. • Kozyak Tropin & Throckmorton • Miami • Bankruptcy & Workout

Towzey, Phyllis J. • Phyllis J. Towzey, P.A. • St. Petersburg • Labor & Employment

Tropin, Harley Shepard • Kozyak Tropin & Throckmorton • Miami • Bankruptcy & Workout

Varner III, Joseph H. • Holland & Knight • Tampa • Civil Trial

Walbolt, Sylvia H. • Carlton Fields • Tampa • Appellate Practice

Warren, Jeffrey Wayne • Bush Ross • Tampa • Bankruptcy & Workout

Weber, Nancy S. • Sasser and Weber • Orlando • Marital & Family

Weinstein, David Barnett • Greenberg Traurig • Tampa • Environmental & Land Use

Wells, David M. • Gunster • Jacksonville • Business Law

Yadley, Gregory Charles • Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick • Tampa • Business Law

Yerrid, Charles Steven • The Yerrid Law Firm • Tampa • Civil Trial

Young, Gwynne Alice • Carlton Fields • Tampa • Commercial Litigation

Zack, Stephen Neal • Boies Schiller Flexner • Miami • Commercial Litigation

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