TAMPA, FL – Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP is pleased to announce that Tampa partner Julio C. Esquivel has been named Vice Chair of the Tampa Hillsborough Economic Development Corporation (EDC) Investor Relations Committee for the 2019 fiscal year.
The Tampa Hillsborough EDC is the lead designated economic development agency for Hillsborough County and the cities of Tampa, Plant City, and Temple Terrace, and an official partner of Enterprise Florida, Inc. Working with corporate executives, site selection consultants, real estate professionals, and other influential decision-makers, they provide customized, confidential relocation and expansion services to domestic and international companies interested in growing their business in Hillsborough County
Having been in private practice now for more than 20 years, Julio has vast experience representing buyers and sellers in M&A transactions. He has represented buyers and sellers in a wide range of industries, from pharmaceutical distributors to international manufacturing companies, as well as trucking companies, software firms and service. While he prides himself in handling complex transactions and has represented strategic and financial buyers, he especially finds it gratifying to work on sell-side engagements for entrepreneurs that have poured their heart and energy into building up their companies from the ground up, many of whom have never experienced an M&A transaction. While Julio has been involved with small company sales, he has also handled sophisticated and international transactions in excess of $500 million Dollars.
Founded in 1925, Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP is a full-service law firm with more than 260 lawyers and seven offices in Toledo and Columbus, Ohio; Tampa and Sarasota, Florida; Charlotte, North Carolina; Charleston, South Carolina; and Bloomfield Hills, Michigan. Shumaker is a premier provider of quality legal services. Whether it’s commitment to clients or work in the community, involvement lies at the core of all of Shumaker’s initiatives.