WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (November 13, 2014) – Gunster, one of Florida’s oldest and largest full-service business law firms, is pleased to announce that 61 of its attorneys have been selected for the Best Lawyers in America list for 2015.
In addition, six Gunster attorneys in seven different practice areas and three different geographic regions have been named Lawyers of the Year by Best Lawyers. This sublist is exclusive: only one lawyer in a particular practice area and geographic region is selected. Gunster’s 2015 Lawyers of the Year honorees are:
|James R. Brindell||Elaine M. Bucher||Charles A. Guyton||M. Lynn Pappas||Brian M. Seymour||David M. Wells|
|Land Use and Zoning Law|
|Trusts and Estates|
|Real Estate Law|
|Litigation – Land Use and Zoning|
|Construction Law and Litigation – Real Estate|
The following attorneys are included on the 2015 ‘Best Lawyers in America’ list:
*new to list in 2015
Attorneys Thomas A. Hickey and Paul W.A. Courtnell, Jr., are new to the ‘Best Lawyers’ list in 2015, and they are recognized for their work in the corporate law and leisure and hospitality practice areas, respectively.
Best Lawyers’ annual list is compiled as a result of peer-review surveys and is published in almost 70 countries around the world. Inclusion in the 2015 edition of Best Lawyers was based on more than 5.5 million evaluations of lawyers by other lawyers.
Best Lawyers has partnered with U.S. News & World Report to rank law firms in the United States for its annual Best Law Firms list, on which Gunster has consistently ranked well across many practice areas over the years. Best Law Firms’ first edition was published in 2010.
Gunster, Florida’s law firm for business, provides full-service legal counsel to leading organizations and individuals from its 11 offices statewide. Established in 1925, the firm has expanded, diversified and evolved, but always with a singular focus: Florida and its clients’ stake in it. A magnet for business-savvy attorneys who embrace collaboration for the greatest advantage of clients, Gunster’s growth has not been at the expense of personalized service but because of it. The firm 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 160 attorneys and 200 committed support staff, Gunster is ranked among the National Law Journal’s list of the 350 largest law firms. More information about its practice areas, offices and insider’s view newsletters is available at www.gunster.com.
Director of Marketing & Communications