Florida’s Legal Elite Include 13 Trenam Kemker Attorneys
TAMPA, FL (July 28, 2014) – Trenam Kemker is pleased to announce that 13 of the firm’s attorneys have been named to Florida Trend magazine’s 2014 Legal Elite list.
The Florida Legal Elite are the top lawyers practicing in Florida, according to the results of the magazine’s statewide attorney surveys, and represent fewer than 2 percent of Florida Bar members actively practicing in Florida.
Two attorneys were included in Florida Trend’s Legal Elite Hall of Fame, which was created to honor those who have been Legal Elite winners for several years.
Additionally, Florida Bar members are asked to recommend “up and coming” attorneys who exhibit leadership in the law and in their local communities. One Trenam Kemker attorney earned this distinction.
The following attorneys were recognized as 2014 Florida Legal Elite, Hall of Fame honorees and Up and Comers:
Paul D. Bain (Tampa office) – Eminent Domain
Roberta A. Colton, Hall of Fame (Tampa office) – Bankruptcy & Workouts
Beth A. Cronin (St. Pete office) – Commercial Litigation
Robert C. Decker, Hall of Fame (St. Pete office) – Real Estate Transactions
Stanley H. Eleff (Tampa office) – Commercial Litigation
Lara R. Fernandez (Tampa office) – Bankruptcy & Workouts
Gregg E. Hutt (Tampa office) – Construction Law
Stephanie C. Lieb, Up & Comer (Tampa office) – Bankruptcy & Workouts
Patrick J. Poff (Tampa office) – Construction Law
Lansing C. Scriven (Tampa office) – Commercial Litigation
Gary I. Teblum (Tampa office) – Business Law
Lori V. Vaughan (Tampa office) – Bankruptcy & Workouts
John S. Vento (Tampa office) – Construction Law
Founded in 1970, Trenam Kemker ranks among the largest law firms in Tampa Bay, with offices in Tampa and St. Petersburg. Trenam Kemker works regionally with clients in the areas of bankruptcy and creditors’ rights, business transactions, commercial litigation, construction law and government contracting, employment law, employee benefits, real estate transactions and lending, and wealth planning and preservation. The firm is committed to the service of its clients, the community and the improvement of the legal profession. For more information, visit Trenam Kemker online at www.trenam.com.