WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (March 10, 2020) – Gunster, one of Florida’s oldest and largest full-service business law firms, is pleased to announce shareholder Greg Schwinghammer has been appointed to the Judicial Nominating Commission for the Fourth District Court of Appeals, which hears appeals cases from Palm Beach, Broward, Martin, St. Lucie, Indian River and Okeechobee counties.
Governor DeSantis has directed the Fourth DCA JNC to convene and send him a list of nominees to replace Judge Carole Y. Taylor, who has announced her retirement. Since 2012, Schwinghammer has served on the Judicial Nominating Commission for the trial courts Palm Beach County, and was chair for four of those years.
Schwinghammer is a shareholder who joined Gunster in 1996. His practice includes complex business and tort litigation. Before his legal career, Greg was a cavalry officer in the U.S. Army, serving in Germany and Kuwait.
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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.