Thirty-Five Berger Singerman Attorneys Recognized in the 2017 Super Lawyers Florida Edition

Paul Steven Singerman, Jordi Guso and Charles H. Lichtman Included in Top 100 List in Florida; Singerman Ranked as the Top Attorney in the State for the Third Consecutive Year

MIAMI--()--Berger Singerman, Florida’s business law firm, is proud to announce that Super Lawyers magazine has recognized nearly half of the firm’s diverse attorney roster. In total, 23 attorneys were named “Florida Super Lawyers” and another 12 as “Rising Stars”. Three attorneys were recognized in the 2017 “Florida Super Lawyers Top Lists” including Paul Steven Singerman, co-chair of Berger Singerman, who received the honor of being voted the number one attorney in Florida for the third year running, as well as Jordi Guso and Charles H. Lichtman, who were voted into the “Top 100 Florida Super Lawyers” list. The Berger Singerman attorneys honored with this recognition showcase strengths throughout all firm practice teams including Business Reorganization; Business, Finance & Tax; Dispute Resolution; and Government & Regulatory.

The Berger Singerman attorneys named “Florida Super Lawyers” include:

Daniel H. Aronson

    Miami     Corporate; M&A Securities

Robert W. Barron

Fort Lauderdale Real Estate; Corporate

James L. Berger

Fort Lauderdale Real Estate; Corporate

Mitchell W. Berger

Fort Lauderdale Business Litigation

Howard J. Berlin



Anthony J. Carriuolo

Fort Lauderdale Business Litigation

James D. Gassenheimer

Miami Business Litigation; Bankruptcy

David L. Gay

Miami Business Litigation; Bankruptcy

Jordi Guso

Miami Bankruptcy

Donald J. Hayden

Miami Business Litigation; International

Michael J. Higer

Fort Lauderdale Insurance; Business Litigation

Melanie Ann Hines

Tallahassee Business Litigation; Administrative Law

Nick Jovanovich

Fort Lauderdale Tax; Corporate

Sharon L. Kegerreis

Miami Civil Litigation; White Collar

Charles H. Lichtman

Fort Lauderdale Business Litigation; Securities Litigation

Katie S. Phang

Miami Business Litigation

Brian G. Rich

Tallahassee Bankruptcy

Leonard K. Samuels

Fort Lauderdale

Business Litigation; Employment

Frank Scruggs

Fort Lauderdale Employment

Marc Stephen Shuster

Miami Real Estate; Corporate

Paul Steven Singerman


Bankruptcy; Business Litigation

Arthur J. Spector

Boca Raton Bankruptcy

Daniel H. Thompson

Tallahassee Environmental; Administrative Law

The Berger Singerman attorneys honored as “Rising Stars”, a category highlighting

lawyers under the age of 40 for excellence in their profession, include:


David K. Black

    Fort Lauderdale     Corporate, M&A

Ashley Dillman Bruce

Boca Raton Bankruptcy; Business Litigation

Jonathan F. Claussen

Boca Raton Business Litigation

Gavin C. Gaukroger

Fort Lauderdale Business Litigation

Mitchell W. Goldberg

Boca Raton Tax

Zachary P. Hyman

Fort Lauderdale Bankruptcy; Business Litigation

Jordan B. Isrow

Fort Lauderdale Business Litigation

Iryna Ivashchuk

Miami Real Estate

Adriana Kostencki

Miami Business Immigration

Barry D. Lapides

Miami Real Estate

Gina Clausen Lozier

Boca Raton Insurance

Isaac M. Marcushamer

Miami Bankruptcy; Business Litigation

Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The selection process for the attorneys includes independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations. Only up to five percent of lawyers in the state of Florida can be recognized as “Super Lawyers,” while less than three percent are named “Rising Stars.”

Berger Singerman’s 35 attorneys recognized by Super Lawyers follows other prestigious awards and recognition that the firm has received, including being named to The National Law Journal’s Midsize Hot List for three years in a row, being named a top Florida law firm in Chambers USA, and inclusion in Best Lawyers in America’s 2017 edition, U.S. News & World Report’s Best Lawyers list and Law360’s Florida Powerhouses list. In addition, Berger Singerman was awarded the Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce’s South Florida Good to Great award in 2016 and was also the recipient of the same award in 2006.


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Julie Jimenez, 305-967-6678