February 8, 2023

Politics & Law

The Case Against Scot Strems

South Florida attorney Scot Strems built his law firm suing insurance companies — and built the insurers' case for reining in lawyers. Read more »
Published on 8/24/2022

Florida Fiscal Year 2022-23 budget: Opportunity to aid struggling families

Gov. Ron DeSantis signed the fiscal year (FY) 2022-23 budget into law on June 2, 2022. After accounting for $3.1 billion in vetoes, the post-veto General Appropriations Act (GAA) totals $110 billion, an 8.3 percent increase over the FY 2021-22 budget. Read more »
Published on 7/19/2022

Florida's Legal Leaders

Florida Trend's Legal Elite Honorees listed Alphabetically - 2022 Read more »
Published on 7/6/2022

Florida's Legal Leaders by Practice Area

Florida Trend's Legal Elite Honorees by Practice Area - 2022 Read more »
Published on 7/6/2022

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. Read more »
Published on 7/6/2022

Legal Elite Government & Non-Profit Attorneys

The top 50 vote recipients among attorneys employed by municipal, county, state or regional government agencies and non-profit organizations. Read more »
Published on 7/6/2022

Top 1.4% of Florida Lawyers Named to Legal Elite

Less than 2% of active Florida Bar members practicing in Florida appear among the exclusive Florida Legal Elite. Read more »
Published on 7/6/2022

Up & Comers

97 attorneys with the most votes in a special category for attorneys under the age of 40 who have exhibited leadership in the law. Read more »
Published on 7/6/2022

Kelly Overstreet Johnson

Ms. Johnson has experience as both a litigator and ADR professional handling more than 1,000 cases in a wide variety of areas. Read more »
Published on 7/6/2022

Vincent A. Citro

Vince served as Assistant United States Attorney for 14 years. Read more »
Published on 7/6/2022

Morgan Wood Streetman

Morgan Streetman is the founder of Streetman Law in Tampa. Read more »
Published on 7/6/2022

Michael J. Korn

Michael Korn practices civil appellate law in all Florida courts, and provides trial support through all litigation phases. Read more »
Published on 7/6/2022

Betsy Pennewill

Betsy Pennewill serves as corporate counsel at the Community Foundation of Sarasota County, Inc. Read more »
Published on 7/6/2022

Featured Legal Elite Honorees

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Published on 7/6/2022

Laird A. Lile

Laird A. Lile was named a Top 10 Florida Super Lawyer four consecutive years and a Top 100 for 16 years. Read more »
Published on 7/6/2022

Peter L. Gladstone

Peter L. Gladstone, Principal/Shareholder of Gladstone & Weissman, PA, is Board Certified in Marital and Family Law... Read more »
Published on 7/6/2022

Jeffrey "Jack" Gordon

Read a profile of this Legal Elite attorney. Read more »
Published on 7/6/2022

Henry G. "Chip" Bachara

Chip Bachara has devoted his legal career to representing clients in every type of construction dispute. Read more »
Published on 7/6/2022

Thomas S. Edwards, Jr.

Tom is Board Certified in Civil Trial, is rated AV Preeminent®, is recognized by Best Lawyers in America... Read more »
Published on 7/6/2022

Sen. Jeff Brandes leaves behind a legacy of big ideas and principled dissents

Last March, as lawmakers cobbled together a spending plan in the thick of the COVID-19 pandemic, a Senate budget subcommittee rolled out ... Read more »
Published on 1/13/2022

Legislative Preview - Rags to Riches

Flush state coffers will ease this year's budget process. Here's a closer look at the issues on the Legislature's agenda. Read more »
Published on 1/10/2022

Florida's Legal Leaders by Practice Area

Florida Trend's Legal Elite Honorees by Practice Area - 2021 Read more »
Published on 6/28/2021

Dennis M. Campbell

Dennis M. Campbell is the founding member of Campbell Law Firm PLLC, a trial and appellate firm. Read more »
Published on 6/28/2021

Dale Dobuler

Dale Dobuler is a shareholder focusing his trial and litigation practice on complex insurance coverage litigation and bad faith... Read more »
Published on 6/28/2021

Steve Barnes

Steve Barnes is the founder of Barnes Trial Group (BTG). His practice is dedicated to representing victims and their family members... Read more »
Published on 6/28/2021

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Big John, world’s largest triceratops, finds home at Glazer Children’s Museum
Big John, world’s largest triceratops, finds home at Glazer Children’s Museum

The 26-foot-long dinosaur made history when it was first discovered in South Dakota in 2014. And it made history again in 2021 when it fetched a record $7.7 million at an auction in Paris, the most ever paid for ancient bones that weren’t a T. rex. The winning bid came from Tampa entrepreneur Sidd Pagidipati, chairperson of Ayon Capitol and Better Health Group. He is lending Big John to the museum for the next three years.

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