37 Broad and Cassel Attorneys Named Florida Super Lawyers, 10 Honored as Rising Stars

ORLANDO, Fla. (June 27, 2018)Broad and Cassel LLP today announced 37 of the firm’s attorneys have been named to the 2018 Florida Super Lawyers list. Additionally, 10 attorneys were honored as 2018 Rising Stars by Florida Super Lawyers Magazine, which publishes its annual list in July.

Key firm leadership was among those listed, including Firm Chairman C. David Brown II, Boca Raton Managing Partner Jeffrey A. Deutch, West Palm Beach Managing Partner Clifford Hertz, Fort Lauderdale Managing Partner Gabriel L. Imperato and Miami Managing Partner Mark F. Raymond.

West Palm Beach Partners Patricia Lebow and Steven Ellison were recognized among the Top 100 Florida Super Lawyers for 2018. Additionally, Lebow was recognized among the Top 50 Women Florida Super Lawyers for 2018.

Super Lawyers selects attorneys using a rigorous, multiphase selection process. Peer nominations and evaluations are combined with third-party research, and each candidate is evaluated on peer recognition and professional achievement. Just five percent of attorneys are selected to Super Lawyers.

The following Broad and Cassel attorneys were selected for recognition as 2018 Florida Super Lawyers:

APPELLATE

  • Beverly A. Pohl, Partner, Fort Lauderdale

BANKING

  • Carl V. Romano, Partner, West Palm Beach

BANKRUPTCY: BUSINESS

  • C. Craig Eller, Partner, West Palm Beach
  • Gary M. Freedman, Partner, Miami
  • Frank P. Terzo, Partner, Fort Lauderdale
  • Nicolette C. Vilmos, Partner, Orlando

BUSINESS LITIGATION

  • Mark F. Raymond, Managing Partner, Miami
  • Steven Ellison, Partner, West Palm Beach (Top 100, Florida Super Lawyers)
  • Peter R. Goldman, Partner, Fort Lauderdale
  • George G. Mahfood, Partner, Miami
  • Daniel S. Newman, Partner, Miami
  • M. Stephen Turner, Partner, Tallahassee

CIVIL LITIGATION

  • Patricia Lebow, Partner, West Palm Beach (Top 100, Florida Super Lawyers; Top 50 Women, Florida Super Lawyers)

CONSTRUCTION LITIGATION

  • Robert Alfert, Jr., Partner, Orlando
  • Jeremy Springhart, Partner, Orlando
  • Michael K. Wilson, Partner, Orlando

CRIMINAL DEFENSE: WHITE COLLAR

  • Jonathan Etra, Partner, Miami
  • Jon Sale, Of Counsel, Miami

EMINENT DOMAIN

  • Richard N. Milian, Partner, Orlando
  • Charles S. Stratton, Partner, Tallahassee

EMPLOYMENT & LABOR

  • Kristin Ahr, Of Counsel, West Palm Beach
  • Kelly B. Holbrook, Of Counsel, Tampa

ENVIRONMENTAL

  • Douglas Rillstone, Partner, Tallahassee

ESTATE & PROBATE

  • Holly M. O’Neill, Partner, West Palm Beach
  • Anthony W. Palma, Partner, Orlando

ESTATE & TRUST LITIGATION

  • Jacqueline S. Miller, Of Counsel, West Palm Beach

HEALTH CARE

  • Gabriel L. Imperato, Managing Partner, Fort Lauderdale
  • Michael J. Bittman, Partner, Orlando
  • Lester J. Perling, Partner, Fort Lauderdale
  • Stephanie A. Russo, Partner, Miami
  • Mike Segal, Partner, Miami
  • Stephen H. Siegel, Of Counsel, Miami

REAL ESTATE

  • C. David Brown, II, Chairman, Orlando
  • Jeffrey A. Deutch, Managing Partner, Boca Raton
  • Clifford Hertz, Managing Partner, West Palm Beach
  • Richard B. MacFarland, Partner, Boca Raton

SECURITIES AND CORPORATE FINANCE

  • Carlos Loumiet, Partner, Miami

The following Broad and Cassel attorneys were honored as 2018 Florida Rising Stars – the state’s top up-and-coming attorneys (less than three percent of attorneys are selected to Rising Stars):

APPELLATE

  • Kimberly Freedman, Associate, Miami

BANKRUPTCY: BUSINESS

  • Michael Lessne, Partner, Fort Lauderdale

BUSINESS/CORPORATE

  • Matthew Kissner, Associate, West Palm Beach

BUSINESS LITIGATION

  • Scott D. Knapp, Partner, Fort Lauderdale
  • John P. Gaset, Associate, Tampa
  • Benjamin Robinson, Associate, Orlando
  • Ryan Todd, Associate, Fort Lauderdale

CONSTRUCTION LITIGATION

  • Jason Lambert, Associate, Tampa

ESTATE PLANNING & PROBATE

  • Regina Rabitaille, Associate, Orlando

REAL ESTATE

D. Bedford Wilder, Associate, Tallahassee.

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