July 11, 2013 / Sarasota, Fla. — Real Estate attorney Anne Weintraub, a founding partner of Sarasota law firm Band Weintraub P.L., has been selected as a “Rising Star” in the current issue of Super Lawyers magazine. Less than 2.5 percent of lawyers in the state are selected for the Rising Stars distinction and those selected as Rising Stars must be age 40 or younger; Ms. Weintraub is 35.
Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters publication, is an impartial third-party rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The annual selections are made using a patented multiphase process that includes a statewide survey of lawyers, an independent research evaluation of candidates and peer reviews by practice area.
Ms. Weintraub focuses her practice on real property closings, title insurance and foreclosure avoidance. She also assists clients with short sales, deeds-in-lieu of foreclosure, purchasing bank-owned properties and negotiations with lenders.
Named one of Tampa Bay’s “Top 25 People to Watch” in 2013 by the Tampa Bay Business Journal, Ms. Weintraub speaks frequently at public forums and television news programs on the subject of real estate. Ms. Weintraub was recently appointed a member of the Sarasota-Manatee Campus Board of the University of South Florida. She also serves as an Overseer on the Stetson University College of Law Board of Overseers which counsels, advises and assists the Dean of the College of Law and the President of Stetson University in developing legal education and financial resources.
Band Weintraub provides a full range of legal services for its clients including estate planning and probate, real estate law, business and corporate law, commercial and civil litigation, asset protection planning, charitable giving and family law. The firm is located at 1 S. School Ave., Ste. 500, in downtown Sarasota.
For more information Florida Rising Stars, visit superlawyers.com. To contact Anne Weintraub, please visit bandweintraub.com or call 941-917-0505.