Sarasota-based Fergeson Skipper, P.A. takes pride in announcing that two of its attorneys – Richard R. Gans (Trusts and Estates) and Gerald I. Carp (Litigation, Trusts and Estates) – have been designated “Lawyer of the Year” in the 2024 edition of The Best Lawyers in America for the Sarasota Metro Area.
In addition, Gans and Carp were named “Best Lawyers” by the publication, along with James O. Fergeson, Jr., (Business Organizations, Tax Law, Trusts and Estates), as well as fellow shareholders Matthew B. Mayper (Business Organizations, Elder Law, Tax Law, and Trusts and Estates) and Daniel L. Tullidge (Trusts and Estates).
Tullidge was also included on The Best Lawyers in America’s “Ones to Watch” list for Business Organizations, Corporate Law, and Trusts and Estates, in company with shareholder Declan Mahoney for Construction and Real Estate Litigation.
“We extend our congratulations to our colleagues for their outstanding accomplishments,” said Fergeson Skipper Shareholder David S. Maglich. “These accolades aptly reflect their exceptional efforts in serving our clients.”
The Best Lawyers in America’s lists of outstanding lawyers are compiled by conducting peer-review surveys in which leading lawyers confidentially evaluate their peers. The publication’s methodology is designed to capture consensus opinion about the professional abilities of their colleagues within the same geographical area and legal practice area.
About Fergeson Skipper, P.A.
Founded in 1976, Fergeson Skipper, P.A., has provided superior legal services to clients for over 47 years. It is a full-service law firm with concentrations in federal taxation, wills, trusts and estates, litigation, business law and real estate law. The firm is located at 1515 Ringling Boulevard in Sarasota, Florida. For information, call 941-957-1900 or visit FergesonSkipper.com.