The law firm of Icard, Merrill, Cullis, Timm, Furen & Ginsburg has been selected for inclusion in the 2012-2013 U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” rankings. The firm achieved a First Tier Ranking for the Tampa metropolitan area in three different categories: Land Use & Zoning Law, Construction Litigation, and Land Use & Zoning Litigation.
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About Icard Merrill
Icard, Merrill, Cullis, Timm, Furen & Ginsburg, P.A., was founded in 1953 in Sarasota. Since its establishment almost 60 years ago, Icard Merrill has grown along with Southwest Florida. The firm now has offices in Bradenton and Punta Gorda, in addition to Sarasota. Icard Merrill is a full-service law firm with legal expertise in business, banking, commercial and construction law and related litigation, personal injury, real estate, land use, family law, probate, tax and estate planning. Icard Merrill has a strong commitment to Sarasota, Manatee and Charlotte Counties. Firm members are involved in a wide spectrum of area civic and not-for-profit organizations in the arts, education, health and human services. In 2010, Icard Merrill received the Florida Supreme Court Chief Justice’s Law Firm Commendation for significant contributions of legal services to indigent individuals and not-for-profit groups on a pro bono basis.
For more information about Icard Merrill, call (941) 366-8100 or visit icardmerrill.com.