Cutting-edge legal counsel defines Gunster’s practice. Every day, Gunster attorneys define how law and business continue to advance. Find out more about our people and what they’re doing in the following press releases.

Gunster continues to expand with the addition of three attorneys

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (January 14, 2020) – Gunster, one of Florida’s oldest and largest full-service business law firms, is pleased to announce it continues to expand and diversify with the additions of attorneys Enrique M. López, Ryan Lee Hedstrom and Maria V. Romero. López joins the firm’s Miami office as an of counsel attorney. […]


Gunster grows government affairs law & lobbying practice with consultant Julie Fess

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (January 2, 2020) – Gunster, one of Florida’s oldest and largest full-service business law firms, is pleased to announce Julie Fess has joined the firm as a government affairs consultant in both its Orlando and Tallahassee offices. Fess joins Gunster bringing more than two decades of experience in Florida’s political, regulatory […]



Gunster shareholder Mike Freed honored with ‘12 Who Care’ Community Service Award

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (December 3, 2019) – Gunster, one of Florida’s oldest and largest full-service business law firms, is pleased to announce that business litigation attorney Michael Freed has been named as one of First Coast News 2019 “12 Who Care.” Freed believes in supporting important causes that affect the community. His “12 Who […]


Gunster shareholder Linda Conahan receives 2019 Corporate Council Leadership Award from Greater Fort Lauderdale Alliance

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (November 21, 2019) – Gunster, one of Florida’s oldest and largest full-service business law firms, is pleased to announce shareholder Linda Conahan received the Corporate Council Leadership Award given by the Greater Fort Lauderdale Alliance. The award was presented at the Alliance Annual Dinner last month. It recognizes an individual who […]


Riley Kennedy joins Gunster in its Labor & Employment Law practice

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (November 18, 2019) – Gunster, one of Florida’s oldest and largest full-service business law firms, is pleased to announce the addition of attorney Riley Kennedy in the labor and employment law practice in the firm’s West Palm Beach office. Prior to joining the firm, Kennedy primarily represented health care providers and practices in medical malpractice cases. He is also […]



Lila Jaber, regional managing shareholder of Gunster, named to Chesapeake Utilities Corporation Board of Directors

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. – November 14, 2019 – Gunster, one of Florida’s oldest and largest full-service business law firms, is proud to announce regional managing shareholder Lila Jaber has been appointed to the Chesapeake Utilities Corporation Board of Directors, effective January 1, 2020. Lila’s extensive industry experience, her leadership of the firm’s government affairs […]



Brad Johnson Joins Gunster as Business Litigation Shareholder

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. – November 11, 2019 – Gunster, one of Florida’s oldest and largest full-service business law firms, is expanding its business litigation practice with the addition of shareholder Brad Johnson. He is based out of the firm’s Jacksonville office and brings more than 30 years of litigation experience to the firm. Johnson’s […]



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