ORLANDO, Fla. [March 2, 2016] — Statewide law firm Broad and Cassel today announced the Ninth Judicial Circuit of Florida has invited Orlando Partner Nicolette Vilmos to participate on its newly formed Business Court Commission.
The commission is tasked with reviewing existing practices in Business Court and recommending improvements. Vilmos joins a few select attorneys from a cross-section of those who have appeared in Business Court in this role.
This is the latest appointment for Vilmos in the state, as she recently was elected to serve as a board member for the International Women’s Insolvency & Restructuring Confederation (IWIRC) Florida Network, the premier advocacy group for women in insolvency and restructuring professions.
Vilmos is an AV Preeminent®-rated attorney and a partner in the Orlando office of Broad and Cassel where she is chair of the Bankruptcy and Creditors’ Rights Practice Group. She is an experienced litigator who focuses her practice on complex business litigation, including bankruptcy, intellectual property and appellate matters.
In 2015, Vilmos was invited to join the Fellowship of the Litigation Counsel of America (LCA). The LCA is a trial lawyer honorary society composed of less than one-half of one percent of American lawyers. In addition to IWIRC and LCA, Vilmos is actively involved in the American Intellectual Property Law Association and American Bankruptcy Institute. She also serves on the Central Florida Bankruptcy Law Association’s board; the March of Dimes Central Florida Chapter board; and The Florida Bar Business Law Section’s Bankruptcy/UCC and Bankruptcy Judicial Law committees.