Additionally, Charles H. Lichtman, partner, won Fort Lauderdale Litigation (Bankruptcy) Lawyer of the Year and Jordi Guso, partner, won Miami Bankruptcy/Restructuring Lawyer of the Year. The “Lawyer of the Year” awards are designations given to a select group of individuals in high-profile specialties in large legal communities. Only a single attorney per specialty in each community is honored.
The Berger Singerman attorneys honored as Best Lawyers in America include: Daniel H. Aronson, Robert W. Barron, Howard J. Berlin, James. L. Berger, Mitchell W. Berger, Anthony J. Carriuolo, James C. Cunningham Jr., James D. Gassenheimer, Martin J. Genauer, Jordi Guso, Donald J. Hayden, Michael J. Higer, Melanie Ann Hines, Nick Jovanovich, Charles H. Lichtman, Dawn M. Meyers, Daniel D. Mielnicki, Sheldon S. Polish, S. Daniel Ponce, Samuel E. Poole III, Brian G. Rich, Leonard K. Samuels, Frank Scruggs, Paul Steven Singerman, and Daniel H. Thompson.
Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence. It is based on an exhaustive peer-review survey in which almost 50,000 leading attorneys cast nearly five million votes on the legal abilities of other lawyers in their practice areas. The publication now covers almost 70 countries and 137 practice areas, and Corporate Counsel magazine has called Best Lawyers "the most respected referral list of attorneys in practice."
Berger Singerman’s 25 attorneys recognized by Best Lawyers follows other prestigious recognition the firm has received this year including one of Law360’s Florida Powerhouses, The National Law Journal’s Midsize Hot List (2014 and 2015), U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers’ Best Law Firms, Super Lawyers’ 2015 Florida Super Lawyers List, and Chambers USA’s 2015 Top Florida Law Firms.
About Berger Singerman
Berger Singerman LLP, Florida’s business law firm, has more than 80 attorneys working out of offices in Boca Raton, Fort Lauderdale, Miami and Tallahassee. Members of the firm have expertise in all areas of commercial law, including banking, business reorganization, corporate securities and M&A, dispute resolution, insurance, employment law, white collar crime, real estate, environmental and land use, tax, estate planning, and probate. For more information, please visit www.bergersingerman.com or www.flabusinesslaw.com.