Johnson, Pope, Bokor, Ruppel & Burns, LLP, is pleased to announce that Joan M. Vecchioli is “Lawyer of the Year”, Best Lawyers’ 2016 Litigation – Labor and Employment for the Clearwater/St. Petersburg metro area. Joseph J. Weissman is “Lawyer of the Year”, Best Lawyers’ 2016 Trademark Law – for the Tampa metro area. Best Lawyers in America is the most respected peer-review publication in the legal profession.
The firm is also pleased to announce that 75% of its partners attained recognition in this year’s list including: Bruce H. Bokor; Joel D. Bronstein; Charles A. Buford; Guy M. Burns; Susan W. Carlson; Alberto F. Gomez, Jr.; Scott C. Ilgenfritz; Richard O. Jacobs; Frank R. Jakes; Roger A. Larson; Michael G. Little; Michael C. Markham; F. Wallace Pope, Jr.; Darryl R. Richards; Peter A. Rivellini; Charles A. Samarkos; Thomas B. Smith; Joan M. Vecchioli and Joseph J. Weissman.
Lawyers on the Best Lawyers list, divided by geographic region and practice area, go through a review by their peers based on professional expertise, and undergo an authentication process to make sure they are in current practice and in good standing.
Johnson, Pope, Bokor, Ruppel & Burns, LLP is a full-service law firm committed to providing high quality representation to businesses and individuals with offices in Clearwater, Tampa and St. Petersburg.