Gunster litigator William E. Adams Jr. has joined the Justice for Girls: Leadership Council, which serves as an advisory council to the Delores Barr Weaver Policy Center in Jacksonville. Adams is the Jacksonville office managing shareholder at Gunster.
Gunster is pleased to announce the recent acquisition of nine attorneys to the firm, who will each contribute to various law practices at offices throughout Florida.
Gunster attorney Megan K. Moon (nee Megan E. Kelberman), an associate attorney in its Jacksonville office, has been appointed an ex officio member of the board of governors of the Jacksonville Bar Association’s Young Lawyers Section, for the 2016-17 term.
Gregor J. Schwinghammer Jr. was named chair of the Florida Bar Grievance Committee G for the 15th Judicial Circuit of Florida, serving Palm Beach County. He has served on the committee since 2014. His role as chair is for the 2016-17 term.
John W. Little III, leader of Gunster’s eminent domain and property rights law practice, received the John Arthur Jones Annual Service Award in 2016 from the Florida Bar’s Real Property, Probate & Trust Law section.
Co-chair of Gunster’s real property law practice, Brian M. Seymour fills an at-large seat on the Business Development Board’s board of directors. His appointment is effective Oct. 1, 2016, for the 2016-2017 fiscal year.
Corporate attorney Joe Chase was sworn in as the new chair of the Chamber of Commerce of the Palm Beaches on Nov. 4, 2016, at the organization’s annual Chairman’s Circle reception.
Co-leader of Gunster’s securities and corporate governance law practice, attorney Bob Lamm received the Lifetime Achievement award from Corporate Secretary at its ninth annual Corporate Governance Awards on Nov. 3, 2016.
Gunster attorney Preethi Sekharan has received the 2016 professionalism award by the Martin County Bar Association.
Jenni Garrison, director of marketing and corporate communication at Gunster, has been elected to serve on Leadership Palm Beach County’s 2016-17 executive committee for its board of governors.