WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (May 17, 2017) – Gunster, one of Florida’s oldest and largest full-service business law firms, is pleased to announce that shareholder Frank Pohl received the city of Winter Park’s 1st Quarter 2017 Business Recognition award.

Gunster attorney Frank PohlFrank Pohl is a shareholder who works out of Gunster’s central Florida offices in Winter Park and Orlando. He focuses his practice on real estate, corporate and tax law.

2017 1Q Business Recognition Award - Gunster, Frank Pohl

Gunster attorney Frank Pohl (center) receives the city of Winter Park’s business recognition award at a city commission meeting on May 8, 2017. At left is Winter Park Mayor Steve Leary, and Kyle Dudgeon, CRA manager in the city’s economic development division, is pictured at right.

The city of Winter Park’s business recognition program honors those businesses that have contributed to the economic well-being of the city and demonstrate a commitment to the vitality of Winter Park’s business climate.

In early May, city officials toured Gunster’s Winter Park offices, which opened in 2015.

The business recognition award was presented by the mayor of Winter Park at a city commission meeting on May 8. Mayor Steve Leary (at left in photo) spoke about Pohl’s dedication and longevity of commitment to the city, the providing of exceptional client service, and the recognition of bringing significant business growth to the city.

With more than 180 attorneys located throughout the state of Florida, Gunster can serve clients anywhere they live and work in the Sunshine State.

Prior to joining Gunster, Pohl founded, managed and grew his own law firm, Pohl & Short, into a firm with 17 attorneys and 70 employees over the course of 25 years.

Pohl has lived and worked in Winter Park since 1979.

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About Gunster

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 200 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

Jenni Garrison
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