WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (October 30, 2018) – Gunster, one of Florida’s oldest and largest full-service business law firms, is pleased to announce that Stephen C. Page has been awarded the 4th annual Professionalism Award by the Martin County Bar Association.
The award recognizes an attorney who has demonstrated or promoted outstanding professionalism in Martin County. Defined by exemplary ethical conduct, character and integrity, respect for the legal system and all of its participants, commitment to maintaining the highest levels of professional competence, courtesy and civility, and commitment to serving clients, the community and the public good. Page accepted the award during the MCBA Annual Fall Reception on Oct. 25.
He was nominated for the award by fellow Gunster attorney, Preethi Sekharan, who serves as chair of the MCBA judicial relations committee.
“Steve is an attorney who has consistently and repeatedly exhibited the highest ethical standards, character and integrity, something that all attorneys in our community should strive to achieve,” said Sekharan in her nomination. “His calm demeanor coupled with his unwavering candor to the court, clients, and colleagues have engendered trust in those with whom he has dealt.”
Steve Page focuses his practice on representing businesses and individuals in all types of complex litigation, as well as counseling them on the resolution of business disputes. Page is the immediate past chairman of the Economic Council of Martin County as well as a past president of the Martin County Bar Association. He was recently named the 2018 Intellectual Property Litigation “Lawyer of the Year” for West Palm Beach in The Best Lawyers in America® publication.
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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.