Tampa, Fla. – November 4, 2014 – Carlton Fields Jorden Burt is pleased to announce that Stephanie E. Ambs joined the firm in Tampa as an associate. She practices in the firm’s National Trial Practice, Bankruptcy and Creditors’ Rights Section.
Ambs’ practice includes complex commercial and bankruptcy litigation. She represents creditors, debtors, and equity interests in Chapter 11 bankruptcy, defendants and plaintiffs in commercial and insolvency litigation in state and federal court, and assignees and creditors in state court proceedings.
Previously she was an associate at Smith Hulsey & Busey in Jacksonville, Florida. In the summer of 2010 she served as a judicial extern to Judges Arthur B. Briskman and Karen S. Jennemann in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Middle District of Florida.
Ambs earned her J.D., cum laude, from the University of Florida, Levin College of Law. While in law school she was a member of the Florida Journal of International Law and she served as a teaching assistant for the course “Legal Research and Writing and Appellate Advocacy.” She received her B.A., cum laude, from the University of Florida.
About Carlton Fields Jorden Burt: Carlton Fields Jorden Burt has nearly 400 attorneys and government consultants serving clients from offices in California, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, New York, and Washington, D.C. The firm is known for its national litigation practice, including class action defense, trial practice, white-collar representation, and high-stakes appeals; its regulatory practice; and its handling of sophisticated business transactions and corporate counseling for domestic and international clients. For additional information, visit www.CFJBLaw.com. (Carlton Fields Jorden Burt practices law in California through Carlton Fields Jorden Burt, LLP.)