Press Release
June 26, 2010

More Than 30 Holland & Knight South Florida Attorneys Named ‘Super lawyers’ and ‘Rising Stars’ For 2010

Three Attorneys Also Ranked in 'Top 50 Women'

MIAMI – June 26, 2010 – Holland & Knight is pleased to announce that 28 attorneys in the firm's Miami, Ft. Lauderdale and West Palm Beach offices have been named ‘Super Lawyers’ for 2010 by Super Lawyers magazine. Five attorneys were named ‘Rising Stars’ for 2010 by Super Lawyers magazine, and three Miami attorneys were ranked in Super Lawyers' 'Top 50 Women.'

Super Lawyers is a listing of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The magazine names exceptional attorneys annually in all 50 states and Washington, D.C. Super Lawyers uses a rigorous selection process that begins with peer nomination. Once an attorney has been nominated they are then evaluated on 12 indicators of peer recognition and professional achievement through a third-party researcher.

'The Top 50 Women' lists those women selected as 'Super Lawyers' who received the highest points in the 2010 Florida Super Lawyers nomination, research and blue ribbon review process.

The following attorneys have been named ‘Super Lawyers’ and ‘Rising Stars’ for 2010 in their respective locations and practice areas:

Miami, FL
Super Lawyers
Gregory Baldwin – Business Litigation
Brett Barfield – Business Litigation
Rodney Bell – Mergers & Acquisitions
Sanford Bohrer – Business Litigation
Christopher Boyett – Estate Planning & Probate
Kelly-Ann Gibbs Cartwright – Employment & Labor
Jose Casal – Business Litigation
J. Raul Cosio – Business Litigation
Maria Currier – Health Care; also ranked as 'Top 50 Women'
Joseph Goldstein – Land Use/Zoning
Jorge Hernandez-Torano – Entertainment & Sports
Mitchell Herr – Securities Litigation
John Hogan – Criminal Defense: White Collar
Marilyn Holifield – Employment Litigation: Defense
Adolfo Jimenez - International
Judith Korchin – Business Litigation; also ranked as 'Top 50 Women'
Tiffani Lee – Business Litigation
Louise McAlpin – Securities Litigation
Thomas Morante - International
Tracy Nichols – Securities Litigation; also ranked as 'Top 50 Women'
Ronald A. Shapo – Real Estate, Business/Corporate, Business Litigation
Jose Sirven - Banking
Steven Sonberg – Business/Corporate
Rodolfo Sorondo, Jr. - Appellate
Lee Teichner – Personal Injury Defense: Products
Andrew Weinstein – Tax

Rising Stars
Maria Enriquez – Personal Injury Defense: Products
Nichole Denise Fitzgerald – Estate Planning & Probate
Kevin Packman – Tax
Stephen Warren – Securities Litigation

Fort Lauderdale, FL
Super Lawyers
Kara MacCullough – Securities and Corporate Finance

West Palm Beach, FL

Super Lawyers
Larry Klein - Appellate
Rising Stars
Matthew Zimmerman – Business Litigation

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