Business of Law

Three Lauderdale Lawyers Open Aviation Firm

By Julie Kay |

The lawyers in the niche practice of business aviation have joined forces to open Lapayowker Burgess.

Three Plaintiffs Attorneys Form Miami Law Firm

By Julie Kay |

Manuel Dobrinsky and Randy Rosenblum left their former firm and joined forces with Miami solo practitioner Dan Dolan to form Dolan Dobrinsky Rosenblum.

Lida Rodriguez-Taseff

Bankruptcy Judge Lifts Sanctions Against Duane Morris Partner Lida Rodriguez-Taseff

By Samantha Joseph |

Judge John Olson Tuesday lifts sanctions imposed on Miami attorney Lida Rodriguez-Taseff in a dispute between partners trying to redevelop Plantation's Fashion Mall.

Greenberg Traurig

Stiles GC O'Shea Joins Greenberg Traurig

By Julie Kay |

Denny O'Shea, general counsel and former head of development at Stiles Development, is joining Greenberg Traurig as chair of the firm's real estate development and land use practice in Broward and Palm Beach counties.

Hunton & Williams Adds Six Associates in Miami

By Julie Kay |

The law firm expands to 31 attorneys in its Miami office, adding two attorneys returning from judicial clerkships.

Akerman Donating $1 Million to Foster Youth Nonprofit

By Samantha Joseph |

The law firm's six-year pledge will fund work with foster children and guardian ad litem programs.

Drink It Up! Greenspoon Marder Adds Beverage Industry Law Firm

By Julie Kay |

Greernspoon Marder snaps up a four-lawyer alcohol beverage boutique firm and opens a Miami Beach office with the new lawyers.

04/2012-- GrayRobinson in Miami.

GrayRobinson's Revenue up 5 Percent to $148 Million

By Julie Kay |

The Florida law firm GrayRobinson pushes up revenue on growth in its corporate and real estate practices.

Joe Sirven

Firms Scramble to Find Corporate, Real Estate Associates

By Julie Kay |

Joe Sirven of Holland & Knight said a "perfect storm" has led to a shortage of midlevel associates for corporate and real estate groups.

Becker & Poliakoff Chief Criticized After Departures

By Julie Kay |

A host of veteran lawyers at Becker & Poliakoff--most in the community association practice group--have left in recent months, some citing morale issues and a focus away from their core practice group.

Jon Garon, new dean of Nova Southeastern Law School.

Why Nova and Other Law Schools are Stressing Business of Law

By Julie Kay |

More law schools are teaching the business of law to help graduates pursuing solo practices, including Nova Southeastern, which is launching its new class this semester.

Thomas J. Pate

Lawyer's Murder Underlines Dangers of Practicing in Venezuela

By Julie Kay |

The Miami legal community and members of the Venezuelan American Bar Assocation are reeling over the death of John Pate, the father of White & Case Miami associate who was murdered at his upscale Caracas home.

Morgan Stanley: This Is Your Chance to Buy Shares of Apple at a Discount

By Julie Verhage |

This year has been less than stellar for shares of Apple. The stock began 2015 around $111 and is currently trading near $115. Apple's woes deepened after analysts downgraded the stock. But Morgan Stanley says now's the time to buy.

Jp Morgan Chase

Meet the Fraternity Brothers Linked to the JPMorgan Hack

By Jordan Robertson and Michael Riley |

For Anthony Murgio and Josh Aaron college life was an education in making fast cash online. Federal prosecutors say the 31-year-olds have since used their skills unlawfully, including last summer's cyberattack on JPMorgan Chase, one of the largest bank hacks in U.S. history.

Wells Fargo Is Mining Video Game Secrets to Make a Better App

By Dakin Campbell |

Wells Fargo & Co., lagging behind its rivals in mobile-banking prowess, is turning to an unlikely source for advice: the video-game industry.

Greenspoon Marder Adds Criminal Practice

By Julie Kay |

In expansion mode, Fort Lauderdale-based Greenspoon Marder has launched a criminal practice area led by Miami attorney David Kubiliun.

At 789 Ft. the Four Seasons Hotel is the tallest building in Florida

Kenny Nachwalter is Moving to Brickell to Avoid, Get This, Traffic

By Eleazar David Melendez |

Litigation boutique Kenny Nachwalter is moving from downtown Miami in part to avoid traffic, its broker says.

McDermott Partners With Spanish Firm for Foray Into Cuba

By Nell Gluckman |

McDermott Will & Emery has become the latest Am Law 100 firm to target opportunities stemming from the renewal of U.S. diplomatic relations with Cuba, forging an alliance with Spanish firm Olleros Abogados to advise clients on Cuba-related matters from Madrid.

Lewis Murphy

Stroock Adds Partner from Squire Patton Boggs

By Julie Kay |

On an expansion tear in Miami, Stroock & Stroock & Lavan has added new litigation partner Lewis Murphy.