If the Stud’s a Dud and Other Horse Tales

Mediation of Equine Law Disputes May Be Your Best Bet by Jeffrey H. Marcus and Bruce A. Blitman             The economic impact of the equine industry in Florida is estimated to result in $6.5 billion gross domestic product.[1] But horses are expensive animals and things can go wrong. If things go wrong and you end up in a legal dispute, then mediation can be an effective way to resolve your legal dispute. This article will... Read More

Jordan Richards, Esq. Introduces USA Employment Lawyers with Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony

They say good things happen in threes. That was certainly true for attorney Jordan Richards.  First, after opening his civil litigation practice only 1 ½ years ago, Jordan recently re-branded his law firm to USA Employment Lawyers (a d/b/a of Jordan Richards, PLLC) and launched the website Second, on September 1, he and his team moved into to a beautiful 2,600+ sq. ft. office space in the heart of downtown Ft. Lauderdale. And third,... Read More

Lubell Rosen Law Firm Welcomes Newest Attorneys

Lubell Rosen Law Firm Welcomes Lorna E. Brown-Burton, Esq. as a Partner in Fort Lauderdale Office and Amber L. Ruocco, Esq., as an associate in Fort Lauderdale Office  Primary Practice Area is Workers’ Compensation Defense Fort Lauderdale, Fla. — Aug. 22, 2018 — Lubell Rosen Managing Partners Mark Rosen, Esq. and Steven L. Lubell, Esq. are pleased to announce that Lorna E. Brown-Burton, Esq. has joined the firm as a partner. Brown-Burton, a Coral Springs... Read More

Chad Van Horn, Esq., Receives South Florida Business Journal’s 40 Under 40 Award

The South Florida Business Journal recently honored Chad Van Horn, Esq., with a prestigious 40 Under 40 Award, which recognized 40 local business leaders 39 years old or younger for their career achievements and community involvement.  Van Horn, 34, who owns and operates Van Horn Law Group, the largest bankruptcy firm in Broward County based on number of case filings*, was recognized at a Miami luncheon that attracted nearly 400 guests. “It’s truly an honor... Read More

Seeking a New Team Member: Event Assistant

Event Assistant: Reports to the Event Manager Overall Responsibilities: Responsible for assisting the Event Manager in events and continuing legal education seminars, as well as marketing. Responsibilities & Duties: Assists with communications to events participants, supporters and suppliers. Assists in the promotion of events, making use of internet, social media, and printed materials, as well as other methods Sets up and breaks down equipment and material at event location. Assists in all pre- event preparation,... Read More

Bruce A. Blitman Appointed to Standing Committee on Mental Health & Wellness of Florida Lawyers

BRUCE A. BLITMAN  of Palm Beach Gardens has been appointed by Florida Bar President Michelle R. Suskauer to serve on the new Standing Committee on Mental Health & Wellness of Florida Lawyers effective July 1, 2018. Blitman has been a member of the Broward County Bar Association since September 8, 1987 and has been a Florida Supreme Court Certified Circuit, Family and County Court Mediator for almost thirty years.

NSU Law Rededication of the Leo Goodwin Sr. Building

This event recognizes the Leo Goodwin Foundation for its philanthropic gifts to NSU totaling over $16.5 million dollars   LAUDERDALE/DAVIE FLA. – Continuing its legacy of charitable donations, scholarships and grants, the Leo Goodwin Foundation celebrated the Rededication of the Leo Goodwin Sr. Building which houses the NSU Shepard Broad College of Law. The event also served to recognize the commitment of Goodwin Foundation Trustees Alan Goldberg and Elliot Borkson to NSU. The Rededication, attended... Read More

Fort Lauderdale Attorney Juliette E. Lippman Takes Office as President of the Florida Bar Foundation

MAITLAND, Fla. – Fort Lauderdale attorney Juliette E. Lippman will take office July 1, 2018, as president of The Florida Bar Foundation, a statewide charitable organization whose mission is to provide greater access to justice. A partner with Birnbaum, Lippman & Gregoire, PLLC, Lippman is a Florida Supreme Court Certified Family Law Mediator. She has received many accolades for her service, including The Florida Bar Family Law Section Chair’s Special Award of Merit and the... Read More