Simon Ferro, a shareholder in Gunster’s Miami office, has been inducted into the Miami Dade College 2014 Hall of Fame. Ferro has more than 30 years’ experience in the areas of zoning, land use and governmental relations. He is a former U.S. ambassador to Panama and maintains strong ties in Latin America.
The law firm signed a 12-year lease to occupy the entire 35th floor of the tower, totaling 21,355 square feet, and has relocated its Miami office from One Biscayne Tower in downtown Miami. The deal was negotiated by Daniel Mackler, Gunster shareholder and real estate practice leader, on behalf of the law firm.
Keith Sonderling was elected to serve as vice chair of the Fourth District Court of Appeal Judicial Nominating Commission.
What can boards of directors look forward to, as investor and regulatory pressure continues to heat up? Given his vast experience in corporate governance, Lamm offers some predictions:
Gunster is pleased to announce that 39 of its attorneys have been included in the 2014 Florida Super Lawyers list, and an additional 11 were named Rising Stars.
Gunster Director of Attorney Recruiting and Professional Development Brad Sprayberry will serve on the Diversity and Inclusion Committee of the Florida Bar Association for the 2014-15 term.
Three Gunster attorneys, Roger Feicht, Keith Sonderling and Joe Chase, have recently been selected for roles in Leadership Florida’s young professionals program, the highly selective Connect Florida Statewide Leadership Institute. The program’s mission is to educate, engage and inspire the state’s emerging leaders.
Twenty-two Gunster attorneys are being honored as 2014 “Leaders in their Field,” and eight practice areas are being held out for recognition by Chambers & Partners, a UK-based legal ranking organization.
Joseph L. Raia will act as ABA International’s ambassador to the Florida Bar, International Law Section, for the 2014-15 term beginning in August.
Earnest DeLoach counsels business owners and government representatives concerning litigation, transactional, business development, administrative and corporate formation matters.