Business of Law

Foreclosure Firm Butler & Hosch Shuts Down

By Julie Kay |

Considered one of the largest foreclosure law firms in the country, the Orlando-based firm closed its doors abruptly and filed an assignment for the benefit of creditors in Florida state court.

Hinshaw & Culbertson Adds 2 From Carlton Fields

By Julie Kay |

Hinshaw & Culbertson picks up two partners from Carlton Fields Jorden Burt, beefing up its Coral Gables office.

04/2012-- GrayRobinson in Miami.

GrayRobinson on a Binge, Hiring 11 Laterals

By Julie Kay |

On an expansion tear, Orlando-based GrayRobinson has picked up 11 laterals in the last two months, many of them in Miami.

Akerman Joins Greenberg Traurig, Holland & Knight in AmLaw 100

By Julie Kay |

Akerman is the third Florida law firm to land on the AmLaw 100 list of top law firms ranked by gross revenue, joining Greenberg Traurig and Holland & Knight.

Uber iPhone app.

Uber's Popularity Surges: Business Travelers Avoiding Taxis

By Scott Mayerowitz |

Business travelers are bypassing the taxi queue with greater frequency, choosing instead ride-hailing services such as Uber Technologies.

07/27/12-- Miami--  The City of Miami seal.

Justices Question Politics Behind Miami Contract Cuts

By Noreen Marcus |

Unionized city workers are challenging cuts to salaries and pensions made five years ago when Miami faced deficits.

Rendering of Kelley/Uustal Trial Attorneys' headquarters

Kelley/Uustal to Get New $10M High-Tech Law Office

By Julie Kay |

The Fort Lauderdale plaintiffs firm will move into a $10 million downtown office with a state-of-the-art mock courtroom.

Detra Shaw-Wilder, with Kozyak Tropin & Throckmorton

New South Florida Managing Partners: A More Diverse Group

By Julie Kay |

South Florida's new managing partners are a more diverse group than in the past and include several women and one African-American.

Debbie Orshefsky

Why This Veteran Greenberg Attorney is Heading to H&K

By Julie Kay |

Debbie Orshefsky, an institution at Greenberg Traurig and co-chair of its national land development practice, is leaving after 32 years to join Holland & Knight.

Kelley Kronenberg Opens Miami Office With 9 Lawyers

By Julie Kay |

On a growth trajectory, Plantation-based Kelley Kronenberg opens a Miami office with nine lawyers.