Gunster is pleased to announce three of its attorneys have been named Best Lawyers’ 2011 Lawyers of the Year in their respective specialty and metropolitan areas. Only one lawyer in each specialty within each community is named Lawyer of the Year.
G. Joseph Curley-West Palm Beach Labor and Employment Lawyer of the Year
Curley is co-leader of Gunster’s Labor and Employment practice group and specializes in employment litigation and complex commercial and franchise litigation. He most recently successfully obtained an $8.1 million jury verdict against retail craft store Michael’s. Curley is a Florida Super Lawyer, named Florida Trend’s Legal Elite, and is listed in the Best Lawyers in America for Bet-the-Company Litigation, Commercial Litigation and Employment Law.
James B. Davis-Miami Area Employee Benefits Lawyer of the Year
Davis is the leader of Gunster’s Tax practice group and specializes in ERISA and employee benefits law, corporate and business law, taxation, and estate planning. He is Board Certified by the Florida Bar in Tax Law. Davis has been named a Leader in Their Field: Tax, Employee Benefits by Chambers and Partners, Florida Super Lawyers, The Best Lawyers in America: Employee Benefits, Tax Law, Trusts & Estates.
David M. Wells-Jacksonville Bet-the-Company Litigator of the Year
Wells is a shareholder and member of the firm’s Business Litigation practice group. His areas of practice include business litigation and complex commercial litigation. He has been named a Leader in Their Field: Litigation, General Commercial by Chambers and Partners, The Best Lawyers in America, Bet-the-Company Litigation, Commercial Litigation and Construction Law and Florida Super Lawyers Top 100 Lawyers, and Florida Trend’s Legal Elite.