WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (Sept. 21, 2016) – Gunster, one of Florida’s largest law firms, is pleased to announce that Aaron J. Horowitz has been elected to serve on the Executive Council of the Florida Bar’s 1,100-member Alternative Dispute Resolution Section.
The ADR Section assists the Florida court system with establishing procedures for expeditious administration of mediations and arbitrations. The ADR Section also makes formal recommendations on ADR rule and policy changes to be adopted by the Florida Supreme Court.
Horowitz is a shareholder in Gunster’s Fort Lauderdale office and serves as chair of the firm’s Associate Development Committee. He advises businesses and individuals on resolving complex disputes, and concentrates his practice in the areas of business litigation, estate and trust litigation, intellectual property litigation and real property litigation. In addition to litigating at the trial court level, Horowitz represents clients in appellate proceedings before state and federal courts, including the U.S. Supreme Court.
Horowitz also serves as a neutral, and is a Florida Supreme Court Certified Circuit Civil Mediator, a Florida Supreme Court Certified Appellate Mediator, as well as a Florida Supreme Court Qualified Arbitrator.
Horowitz represents clients ranging from Fortune 100 companies to startups across diverse industries, including national and local banks, land developers, pharmaceutical companies, defense contractors, professional services firms, universities, manufacturers, technology companies, agricultural and food producers, hotels and resorts, as well as gaming and entertainment companies. Moreover, in his estate and trust litigation practice, Horowitz represents trustees, personal representatives, curators and beneficiaries in high-asset fiduciary disputes.
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Gunster, Florida’s law firm for business, provides full-service legal counsel to leading organizations and individuals from its 12 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, and its headquarters in West Palm Beach. With nearly 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 www.gunster.com.