TAMPA – Johnson, Pope, Bokor Ruppel & Burns, LLP, is pleased to announce that two partners, Thomas Smith and Joseph Weissman have been named “Lawyer of the Year” for 2015 in their respective practice area. Thomas Smith is Best Lawyers’ 2015 for Health Care Law and Joseph Weissman is Best Lawyers’ 2015 for Litigation – Patent.
The firm is also pleased to announce that Bruce Bokor, Charles Buford, Roger Larson, Michael Little, Michael Markham, Wallace Pope, Peter Rivellini, Charles Samarkos, Joan Vecchioli, Joel Bronstein, Susan Carlson, Guy Burns, Alberto Gomez, Scott Ilgenfritz and Frank Jakes and Darryl Richards have also been named in specific practice areas to 2015 Best Lawyers in America, the oldest and most respected peer-review publication in the legal profession.
Lawyers on the Best Lawyers list are divided by geographic region and practice areas. They are reviewed by their peers on the basis of professional expertise, and undergo an authentication process to make sure they are in current practice and in good standing.
Johnson, Pope, Bokor, Ruppel & Burns is a full-service law firm committed to providing high quality representation to businesses and individuals with offices in Clearwater, Tampa and St. Petersburg.