Firm Changes Name to Gurley Vitale
Sarasota, Florida – February 10, 2014 – Gurley & Associates, a law firm with offices in Sarasota, Houston, and San Juan with a focus on construction law, surety law and commercial litigation, is pleased to name senior associate Ben Vitale as a shareholder. The firm has also changed its name to Gurley Vitale.
Raised in Lakeland, Florida, Vitale earned his Juris Doctor degree from Vanderbilt University Law School before relocating to Atlanta, Georgia to begin his practice with a large law firm.
Vitale joined Gurley & Associates as a senior associate in 2013 from a large, high-end Fortune 500 law firm in Atlanta, Georgia, where his practice focused on complex commercial litigation, insurance and reinsurance dispute resolution, and products liability, mass torts, and class action litigation. He has represented and advised regional, national, and international businesses and individuals in federal and state court consumer class actions, administrative and regulatory proceedings, and a range of complex civil and commercial disputes throughout the country. “Ben has played a significant role in the recent growth of our firm,” said David Gurley, founding member and president. “By moving forward as Gurley Vitale we continue our commitment to providing clients with the highest level of representation and results.”
About Gurley Vitale
Gurley Vitale was founded with a focused philosophy toward the delivery of legal services: Identify an issue and then solve it as quickly and efficiently as possible. David Gurley, founding member and president, is an expert in Construction Law and has been a principle of the firm since its inception in 2002. The firm proudly holds the Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory’s highest attainable rating for legal expertise and ethics. For more information, visit www.GurleyVitale.com.
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