WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (June 7, 2018) – Gunster, one of Florida’s oldest and largest full-service business law firms, today announced that Roger Feicht has been declared as the winner in the Palm Beach County legal category for South Florida Business and Wealth magazine’s 2018 “Up & Comer” awards.
The annual award honors young professionals who have achieved excellence in their careers, shown a commitment to their community, and have demonstrated leadership. Feicht was selected as a finalist for the award along with three additional finalists in Palm Beach County for the legal category, and 85 additional finalists across various industries in South Florida. Feicht was named as the winner for his respective category during the awards ceremony on June 6.
Feicht focuses his practice on advising employers and employees on employment law issues, with a particular emphasis on defending and prosecuting employment related lawsuits. He served on the board of directors for Leadership Florida as well as the chair of the board of governors for Leadership Florida’s Connect Florida program. Feicht was recently invited by Gunster’s board of directors to be promoted to shareholder after his significant career accomplishments with the firm. He has been named a “Rising Star” by Florida Super Lawyers and an “Up & Comer” by Florida Trend.
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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 180 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.