JACKSONVILLE, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--McGlinchey Stafford announced today that four new Associate attorneys have joined the Commercial Litigation section in the firm’s two Florida offices. Ralph Confreda and Matthew Leider have joined the Fort Lauderdale office, and Robin Rogers and Josh Stemle have joined the Jacksonville office. McGlinchey Stafford now has 27 lawyers based in Florida, and more than 180 nationwide.
The national law firm with offices in seven states has experienced steady growth in its two Florida offices since the firm first entered the Florida market in 2010. While the firm’s initial expansion into Florida was driven by needs of clients in the financial services industry, McGlinchey Stafford now serves clients in the state across multiple industries.
“McGlinchey Stafford’s approach to growth is based upon what our clients need, and we are confident that the addition of these four attorneys will bolster the level of service we provide to our clients in Florida,” said Anthony Rollo, national head of McGlinchey Stafford’s Commercial Litigation practice group.
“We’re very fortunate to be able to welcome these talented litigators to our firm,” said Mark New, head of McGlinchey Stafford’s Florida offices. “The experience and skills these new attorneys bring will help us successfully meet the expanding requirements of our clients, and strengthen our overall commercial litigation team in Florida.”
About the Attorneys
Ralph Confreda has joined the firm as an Associate in the Fort Lauderdale office. Ralph focuses on matters involving general commercial litigation, contested mortgage foreclosure litigation, real estate litigation and title issues. Ralph received his J.D. from Florida International University College of Law in 2010 and his B.B.A. from the University of Miami in 2007.
Matthew Leider has joined the firm’s Fort Lauderdale office as an Associate handling commercial litigation and consumer financial services litigation. Matthew has experience handling matters involving creditors’ rights, real estate and title issues, and contested mortgage foreclosures. Matthew received his J.D. from Nova Southeastern University Shepard Broad Law Center in 2010 and his B.A. from the University of Central Florida in 2006.
Robin Rogers has joined the firm as an Associate in the Jacksonville office. Robin’s practice includes real estate litigation, contested mortgage foreclosure litigation, RESPA, TILA and FDCPA violations, and other consumer financial services litigation. Robin received her J.D. from Florida Coastal School of Law in 2011 and her B.A. from the University of North Florida in 2008 (cum laude).
Josh Stemle has joined the Jacksonville office as an Associate. Josh primarily handles real estate litigation, bankruptcy litigation, contested mortgage foreclosure litigation, and other general commercial litigation. Josh also has experience handling commercial transactions and other real estate matters. Josh received his J.D. from Thomas Goode Jones School of Law in 2010 and his B.A. from Auburn University in 2006 (cum laude).
In addition to its offices in Fort Lauderdale and Jacksonville, Florida, McGlinchey Stafford has locations in Irvine, CA; Baton Rouge and New Orleans, LA; Jackson, MS; Albany and New York, NY; Cleveland, OH; and Dallas and Houston, TX.
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