Marshall Dennehey Warner Coleman & Goggin shareholders G. Mark Thompson and Russell S. Buhite and attorney Haley R. Maple have been named to the 2014 Florida Super Lawyers ® list. No more than five percent of the lawyers in the state are selected for this honor. Additionally, Ryan D. Burns, Lindsay G. McCormick, Alan C. “A.C.” Nash and Danielle N. Robinson have also been named to the 2014 Florida Rising Stars list as up-and-coming attorneys, as determined by the research team at Super Lawyers. No more than 2.5 percent of the lawyers in the state are selected for this designation.
Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters business, is an attorney rating service that spans more than 70 practice areas, using a rigorous, multi-phased process. The annual selections are made based upon a statewide survey of lawyers, an independent research evaluation of candidates and peer reviews.
G. Mark Thompson is the Florida Regional Managing Attorney of the firm’s four offices in the state. Since 2008, he has served as a senior vice president and member of the firm’s board of directors. His legal practice is focused in the areas of corporate, premises and products liability defense with particular emphasis in the theme park and brewing industries. During his career, Mr. Thompson has defended a variety of clients in high-profile and complex cases.
Russell S. Buhite, Managing Attorney of the firm’s Tampa office, handles life, health and disability insurance coverage litigation in addition to ERISA matters. Additionally, he focuses a large part of his practice on professional liability defense of agents, brokers, attorneys, appraisers, engineers and other professionals in both the state and federal courts.
Haley R. Maple, an associate in the Tampa office, handles professional liability, construction defect and insurance coverage claims, focusing primarily on defending claims brought against architects, engineers, surveyors, contractors and subcontractors.
Ryan D. Burns is an associate in the Fort Lauderdale office and a member of the firm’s Fraud/Special Investigation practice group and Casualty Department. He devotes a considerable portion of his practice to general PIP litigation and insurance coverage matters.
Lindsay G. McCormick, an associate in the Tampa office, is a member of the firm’s Professional Liability Department where the focus of her practice is construction defect litigation, the representation of directors and officers, and professional liability defense of architects, engineers, real estate agents, attorneys and other professionals.
Alan C. “A.C.” Nash, an associate in the Fort Lauderdale office, focuses his practice on the defense of claims made and suits brought against insureds and businesses in product, automobile, commercial, construction and premises liability matters.
Danielle N. Robinson, an associate in the Fort Lauderdale office, focuses a part of her practice on the defense of insurance carrier clients, where claims and suits are brought against them in coverage issues and alleged bad faith actions. She also represents clients in FDCPA matters as well as property management suits.
About Marshall Dennehey Warner Coleman & Goggin
Since 1962, Marshall Dennehey Warner Coleman & Goggin has represented clients in a wide variety of civil litigation. Headquartered in Philadelphia, with 18 additional offices in PA, DE, NJ, NY, OH and FL, Marshall Dennehey is one of the nation’s leading civil defense litigation law firms. With more than 450 attorneys focusing on some 38 distinct areas of the law, we provide our clients with experienced representation in the state and federal courts and before arbitration boards, dispute resolution panels, professional licensing boards and related forums. For more information, please visit www.marshalldennehey.com.