Berger Singerman Receives High Marks by Chambers USA for Fourteenth Consecutive Year

MIAMI--()--Berger Singerman, Florida's business law firm, has been ranked among the top Florida law firms in the Chambers USA 2017 America's Leading Business Lawyers for Business annual publication for the fourteenth consecutive year. The ranking included nineteen of the firm’s attorneys and six of its practice teams: Bankruptcy/Restructuring, Corporate/M&A & Private Equity, Environment, Insurance, Litigation: General Commercial, and Real Estate. This is the first year that the firm’s Insurance Practice was ranked.

The annual and prestigious Chambers USA guide of the best law firms and lawyers is published by London-based Chambers & Partners. Chambers conducts rigorous research in connection with its evaluation and rating of lawyers and firms, including interviews with clients and other attorneys. Chambers evaluates the technical legal ability of the lawyers and firms it rates, as well as their reputations for professional conduct, client service, and results obtained.

The following Berger Singerman attorneys were ranked in this year’s guide:




Practice Area

Daniel H. Aronson Miami Corporate/M&A & Private Equity
James L. Berger Fort Lauderdale Real Estate
Mitchell W. Berger Fort Lauderdale Litigation: General Commercial
Howard J. Berlin Miami Bankruptcy/Restructuring
David K. Black Fort Lauderdale Corporate/M&A & Private Equity
Gina Clausen Lozier Boca Raton Insurance
James D. Gassenheimer Miami Litigation: General Commercial
Jordi Guso Miami Bankruptcy/Restructuring
Donald J. Hayden Miami Litigation: General Commercial
Michael J. Higer Fort Lauderdale Insurance
Ilyse M. Homer Miami Bankruptcy/Restructuring
Christopher A. Jarvinen Miami Bankruptcy/Restructuring
Charles H. Lichtman Fort Lauderdale Litigation: General Commercial
Isaac M. Marcushamer Miami Bankruptcy/Restructuring
Samuel E. Poole III Fort Lauderdale Environment; Zoning/Land Use
Brian G. Rich Tallahassee Bankruptcy/Restructuring
Marc Stephen Shuster Miami Real Estate
Paul Steven Singerman Miami Bankruptcy/Restructuring (Florida – Star
Individual, National ranking);
Litigation: General Commercial
Daniel H. Thompson Tallahassee Environment

"We are once again humbled by our recognition by Chambers USA in its 2017 rankings. Chambers' renowned vigorous research results reinforces our mission to consistently provide creative, efficient and passionate client service for our clients and referral sources,” said Paul Steven Singerman, co-chair of Berger Singerman. "It is truly an honor for our attorneys and firm to be ranked among such a prestigious group of legal professionals who we regularly see across the table in transactions and litigation.”

These rankings are the most recent honors the firm has received including being named one of Law360 “Florida Powerhouses,” The National Law Journal’s “Midsize Hot List” for three years in a row, and U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers’ Best Law Firms. In addition, Berger Singerman was awarded the Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce’s South Florida Good to Great Award in 2006 and 2016.

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 commercial law, including business reorganization, corporate securities and M&A, dispute resolution, employment law, environmental and land use, government and regulatory, immigration, insurance, internal investigations and white collar criminal defense, real estate, tax, and wealth preservation. Berger Singerman is consistently and widely recognized by independent third parties for its excellence in client service, results obtained for clients and its culture, including being named to the “Midsize Hot List” by the National Law Journal and named a “Florida Powerhouse” by Law360. For more information, please visit or the Doing Business in Florida resource


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