WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (Jan. 5, 2017) – Gunster, one of Florida’s oldest and largest full-service business law firms, is pleased to announce that 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.
Moon focuses her law practice on complex commercial litigation.
The appointment comes after years of her dedicated service to the legal community in Jacksonville. Moon has served on many Jacksonville Bar Association committees and has been actively involved with the Young Lawyers Section since beginning her legal practice.
She joined Gunster in 2013, after graduating second in her class from UF’s Levin College of Law in Gainesville, Florida.
Moon also currently serves as membership services chair for the Jacksonville Bar Association, and previously served on the board of the Association of Certified E-Discovery Specialists, Jacksonville chapter.
The Young Lawyers Section is composed of young lawyers in the Jacksonville area, 35 years old or younger, or who have been practicing less than five years. The group is dedicated to providing a diverse array of programs and projects designed to benefit Jacksonville Bar Association members and the community at large. Gunster has sponsored the YLS’ annual chili cook-off, benefiting an area charity, the past two years. Other YLS projects providing a service to the community include a 5K and toy drive.
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Gunster, Florida’s law firm for business, provides full-service legal counsel to leading organizations and individuals from its 13 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 Boca Raton, Fort Lauderdale, Jacksonville, Miami, Orlando, Palm Beach, Stuart, Tallahassee, Tampa, The Florida Keys, Vero Beach, Winter Park, and its headquarters in West Palm Beach. With more than 190 attorneys and 200 committed support staff, Gunster is ranked among the National Law Journal’s list of the 500 largest law firms and has been recognized as one of the Top 100 Diverse Law Firms by Law360. More information about its practice areas, offices and insider’s view newsletters is available at www.gunster.com.