Icard Merrill would like to congratulate Michael J. Furen who was recently recognized as a 50-year member of The Florida Bar. Mr. Furen was admitted to the Bar in 1966, which was the same year he joined Icard Merrill. Five decades later, he is widely recognized for a successful practice that specializes in land use, development, real property, and administrative and governmental law.
Mr. Furen is a third-generation Florida native who graduated from the University of Florida College of Law. He has extensive experience in the representation of private development interests and provides a complete roster of development legal services. Mr. Furen has served as Icard Merrill’s Chairman of the Board since 1993. He has been repeatedly listed in The Best Lawyers in America® and is AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell®.
About Icard MerrillIcard, Merrill, Cullis, Timm, Furen & Ginsburg, P.A., was founded in 1953 in Sarasota. The firm has since grown and expanded along with Southwest Florida and now has offices in Bradenton, Port Charlotte and Fort Myers, as well as its Sarasota location across Main Street from the historic Sarasota County Courthouse. Icard Merrill is a full-service law firm offering business, commercial and construction litigation, employment law, personal injury, real estate, land use, family law, probate, tax and estate planning services. For more information about Icard Merrill, call (941) 366-8100 or visit icardmerrill.com.