MIAMI –June 30, 2017 – Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney announces that Sheila Oretsky has joined the firm’s litigation section as a shareholder in the Miami office. Oretsky focuses her practice on complex litigation matters across a variety of industries, including entertainment, real estate, healthcare, construction, automobile dealerships and hotels. She also has experience in assisting clients with general corporate and contractual matters.
“Sheila’s strong experience, reputation and professional achievements are a perfect fit for our firm as we continue to grow our Miami office and expand our service offerings in the region,” said Rick Morgan, shareholder and head of Buchanan’s Miami office.
Gretchen L. Jankowski, co-chair of Buchanan’s litigation section, added, “Finding a talented attorney such as Sheila is a boost to our litigation section. She brings with her more than 10 years of experience and a specific focus that we are looking for in the South Florida market.”
“I am thrilled to be part of Buchanan’s strong litigation team and to continue to expand my practice in Miami, within a firm with a national reach,” noted Oretsky.
Oretsky received her B.A. and M.A. degrees from the University of Florida and her J.D. from the Florida International University College of Law. She is a member of the Florida and New York bars and is admitted to practice in the United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida. She has been selected for inclusion in Florida Trend’s Legal Elite 2010 as a top “Up and Comer” and was selected by her peers as an honoree for the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation’s 40 Under 40 Outstanding Lawyers of Miami-Dade County Award in 2012. She was also selected as one of the Top 14 Lawyers to Watch in 2014 by Attorney at Law Magazine and named a Rising Star in Business Litigation by Super Lawyers in 2016. Oretsky is active in numerous charities and legal organizations in the community and dedicates a significant amount of time to pro bono services.
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