WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (May 29, 2013) – Gunster, one of Florida’s oldest and largest full-service business law firms, is pleased to announce its rankings by Chambers USA, a division of Chambers and Partners, a UK-based publisher of guides to the legal profession.
The following Gunster attorneys have been selected as “Leaders in their Field” by Chambers USA. New to the list in 2013 is Brian Seymour, head of Gunster’s environmental & land use law practice, and Jay Carmichael of Gunster’s immigration practice. Sarah Tobocman, leader of Gunster’s immigration practice, in addition to being named among the “Leaders in their Field,” also became nationally recognized for the first time in 2013.
Banking & Finance – Regulatory, Transactional
Corporate/M&A & Private Equity
Litigation: General Commercial
Real Estate: Zoning/Land Use
Tax: Employee Benefits
Tax: Estate Planning
In addition, the following Gunster practice areas have received top rankings in Florida 2013:
Chambers utilizes in-house researchers who conduct thousands of interviews with lawyers and their clients worldwide. Chambers USA identifies and ranks the nation’s lawyers who excel according to technical expertise, business acumen, prompt delivery and value for money. Rankings are based on work highlights in the past year, peer feedback and, perhaps most importantly, client references.
“We are honored, once again, to have so many of our attorneys recognized in this prestigious ranking,” said H. William Perry, Gunster’s managing shareholder. “These designations support Gunster’s commitment to its clients by demonstrating our full-service capabilities.”
Established in 1925, Gunster is a full-service Florida law firm with 11 offices around the state providing counsel to leading businesses and individuals. Our statewide presence and culture reflect the firm’s status as Florida’s law firm for business. Gunster serves clients from its offices in Fort Lauderdale, Jacksonville, Miami, Orlando, Palm Beach, Stuart, Tallahassee, Tampa, The Florida Keys, Vero Beach and its headquarters in West Palm Beach. With more than 150 attorneys and 200 committed support staff, Gunster is ranked among the National Law Journal’s list of the 350 largest law firms.
Director of Corporate Communications