Previously published on www.fowlerwhite.com. Fowler White Boggs merged with Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney on March 14, 2014.

Tampa, FL –Fowler White Boggs is pleased to announce that over 35 of the Firm's attorneys have been selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® 2013 (Copyright 2012 by Woodward/White, Inc., of Aiken, SC).

Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence. Because Best Lawyers is based on an exhaustive peer-review survey in which more than 36,000 leading attorneys cast almost 4.4 million votes on the legal abilities of other lawyers in their practice areas, and because lawyers are not required or allowed to pay a fee to be listed, inclusion in Best Lawyers is considered a singular honor. CorporateCounsel magazine has called Best Lawyers “the most respected referral list of attorneys in practice.”
The following attorneys were selected in their respective practice areas:

Tampa

Cathy J. Beveridge  - Employment Law –Management; Litigation - Labor & Employment

John D. Emmanuel - Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law; Litigation- Bankruptcy

Darren D. Farfante - Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law; Commercial Litigation

William J. Flynn III- Immigration Law

G. Calvin Hayes- Commercial Litigation

Mitchell I. Horowitz - Litigation & Controversy –Tax; Tax Law

Richard A. Jacobson- International Trade and Finance Law

Rhea F. Law - Administrative / Regulatory Law; Environmental Law; Government Relations Practice; Land Use & Zoning Law; Municipal Law; Real Estate Law

Conrad J. Lazo - Construction Law; Litigation- Construction

Carl R. Nelson- Admiralty & Maritime Law; Commercial Litigation

Ronald H. Noble- Environmental Law

Paul R. Pizzo- Commercial Litigation; Litigation - Trusts & Estates

Richard G. Salazar- Litigation - Intellectual Property; Litigation - Labor & Employment; Litigation – Patent

Hala A. Sandridge  - Appellate Practice

Jeffrey C. Shannon- Real Estate Law

Ted Tamargo- Real Estate Law

Edward M. Waller, Jr.- Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law; Commercial Litigation; Litigation – Bankruptcy

Andrea E. Zelman- Land Use & Zoning Law; Litigation - Land Use & Zoning

Fort Myers

Garey F. Butler- Real Estate Law

Carl Joseph Coleman - Commercial Litigation; Litigation- Real Estate

Tallahassee

Linda Loomis Shelley - Administrative / Regulatory Law; Environmental Law; Government Relations Practice; Land Use & Zoning Law; Litigation–Environmental; Litigation - Land Use & Zoning

John McKager Stipanovich - Administrative/ Regulatory Law; Government Relations

Jacob D. Varn - Environmental Law; Transportation Law; Water Law

Jacksonville

Thomas C. Dearing - Commercial Litigation; Insurance Law

Eric J. Holshouser- Employment Law – Management; Labor Law – Management; Litigation - Labor & Employment

Robert G. Riegel, Jr.-Employment Law – Management; Litigation - Labor &Employment

Fort Lauderdale

Heather B. Brock - Litigation- Labor & Employment

Jesse H. Diner - Bet-the-Company Litigation; Commercial Litigation; Litigation - Banking & Finance; Litigation–Construction; Litigation - Real Estate; Litigation - Trusts & Estates

David B. Mankuta - Construction Law; Litigation- Construction

Lawrence M. Ploucha-  Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law; Tax Law

Adele I. Stone - Real Estate Law

Providing comprehensive legal services to our clients for nearly 70 years, Fowler White Boggs is one of Florida’s most respected law firms.  Our Firm is internationally connected with a Florida focus with 140 attorneys in five offices located in Tampa, Fort Myers, Tallahassee, Jacksonville, and Fort Lauderdale.