TAMPA, Fla. – June 18, 2018 – Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney announces that 28 of the firm’s attorneys are named to the 2018 Florida Super Lawyers list and another 10 are recognized as Rising Stars. Notably, four of the attorneys are recognized for their exceptional distinction:

  • Hala A. Sandridge, Shareholder, Litigation, Tampa
    • Top 50: 2018 Women Florida Super Lawyers
    • Top 50: 2018 Tampa Bay Super Lawyers
    • Top 100: 2018 Florida Super Lawyer
  • John D. Emmanuel, Shareholder, Litigation, Tampa
    • Top 50: 2018 Tampa Bay Super Lawyers
    • Top 100: 2018 Florida Super Lawyers
  • Eric J. Holshouser, Shareholder, Labor & Employment, Jacksonville
    • Top 25: 2018 Jacksonville Super Lawyers
    • Top 100: 2018 Florida Super Lawyers
  • Robert G. Riegel, Jr., Shareholder, Labor & Employment, Jacksonville
    • Top 25: 2018 Jacksonville Super Lawyers

Below is the entire list of attorneys named to 2018 Florida Super Lawyers and Rising Stars lists:

Ft. Lauderdale office

Super Lawyers

  • Howard Allen Cohen – Of Counsel, Real Estate
  • Jesse H. Diner – Shareholder, Litigation
  • Kelly H. Kolb – Shareholder, Labor & Employment
  • David B. Mankuta – Of Counsel, Litigation
  • Adele I. Stone – Shareholder, Real Estate

Rising Stars

  • Mary Beth Ricke – Associate, Labor & Employment
  • Carey Villeneuve – Associate, Litigation

Ft. Myers office

Super Lawyers

  • Carl Joseph Coleman – Shareholder, Litigation

Rising Stars

  • Bill Dillon – Shareholder, Litigation

Jacksonville office

Super Lawyers

  • Eric J. Holshouser – Shareholder, Labor & Employment
  • Robert G. Riegel, Jr. – Shareholder, Labor & Employment

Miami office

Super Lawyers

  • Mark S. Auerbacher – Shareholder, Litigation
  • Robert F. Kohlman - Shareholder, Marital & Family
  • Jennifer Olmedo-Rodriguez – Shareholder, Litigation
  • Sheila Oretsky – Shareholder, Litigation
  • Gina M. Polo – Shareholder, Immigration

Tallahassee office

Super Lawyers

  • Linda Loomis Shelley – Shareholder, Real Estate

Tampa office

Super Lawyers

  • Cathy J. Beveridge – Shareholder, Labor & Employment
  • Heather B. Brock – Shareholder and Chief Diversity & Inclusion Officer, Labor & Employment
  • John D. Emmanuel – Shareholder, Bankruptcy & Creditor’s Rights
  • William J. Flynn, III – Of Counsel, Immigration
  • Calvin G. Hayes – Counsel, Litigation
  • Mitchell I. Horowitz – Shareholder, Tax
  • Richard A. Jacobson – Shareholder, Tax
  • Rhea F. Law – Shareholder and Chair of Florida Offices, Real Estate
  • Ronald H. Noble – Shareholder, Environmental
  • Richard G. Salazar – Counsel, Litigation
  • Hala A. Sandridge – Shareholder, Litigation
  • Ted R. Tamargo – Shareholder, Real Estate
  • Scott A. Underwood – Shareholder, Bankruptcy & Creditor’s Rights
  • Dale S. Webber – Shareholder, Healthcare

Rising Stars

  • Yova A. Borovska – Associate, Immigration
  • Amanda G. Chafin – Associate, Labor & Employment
  • Blake J. Delaney – Counsel, Healthcare
  • Meredith S. Delcamp – Shareholder, Litigation
  • Frank Harrison – Associate, Bankruptcy & Creditor’s Rights
  • Victoria Forson Oguntoye – Associate, Litigation
  • Ashley Bruce Trehan – Counsel, Litigation

Each year, Super Lawyers recognizes the top lawyers in Florida via a patented multiphase selection process involving peer nomination, independent research and peer evaluation. No more than five percent of the lawyers in the state of Florida are named to the Super Lawyers list and no more than 2.5 percent of the lawyers are named to the Rising Stars list. Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters business, is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The annual selections are made using a patented multiphase process that includes a statewide survey of lawyers, an independent research evaluation of candidates and peer reviews by practice area. The result is a credible, comprehensive and diverse listing of exceptional attorneys. The Super Lawyers lists are published nationwide in Super Lawyers magazines, in leading city and regional magazines and newspapers across the country.