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Chad Friedman Participates in DCBA's “Annual Bench & Bar & Judicial Reception”

On April 5th, Firm member, Chad Friedman participated in the Dade County Bar Association’s, “Annual Bench & Bar & Judicial Reception” at the Hyatt Regency in Miami.  Chad moderated the panel on, “Hot Topics in Zoning and Development.”  The Firm was proud to serve as a Diamond Sponsor for the reception.  Firm partner Eric Hockman who attended, serves as the DCBA Treasurer.

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Alison Smith Given Award by Miami-Dade College for Creating & Founding "Aspire to Inspire" Program

On April 3rd, Firm partner, Alison Smith, was given an award by Miami-Dade College for creating and founding the "Aspire to Inspire" program at the College while she was president-elect of the Caribbean Bar Association. This event celebrated the five-year anniversary of the program. The program invites speakers to inspire students to continue with higher education in order to become successful professionals who can positively contribute to our society.

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Joseph Serota Serves as Co-Chair for Greater Miami Jewish Federation's 35th Annual Judicial Reception

Founding Member, Joseph Serota, served as Co-Chair for the Greater Miami Jewish Federation's 35th Annual Judicial Reception on April 1st at the Hilton Miami Downtown. The Firm also served as a sponsor for the Reception.  The event honored Judge Lisa S. Walsh and Judge Kevin Emas. Speakers also honored the memory of firm partner, Gail Serota, and everyone present observed a moment of silence.

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Roger Kobert Participates in FIU Women's Lunch & Learn Seminar

Chairman of the Federal Bar Association’s International Law Section and Firm Partner, Roger Kobert, participated in the Women’s Lunch & Learn Seminar presented to law students at Florida International University Law School on March 19, 2019, along with ILS Vice Chair Stephanie Moncada Gomez, on mentorship and entrees to international law practice.

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Roger Kobert Particpates in

Chairman of the Federal Bar Association’s International Law Section and Firm Partner, Roger Kobert, participated in the Women’s Lunch & Learn Seminar presented to law students at Florida International University Law School on March 19, 2019, along with ILS Vice Chair Stephanie Moncada Gomez, on mentorship and entrees to international law practice.

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Roger Kobert Particpates in

Chairman of the Federal Bar Association’s International Law Section and Firm Partner, Roger Kobert, participated in the Women’s Lunch & Learn Seminar presented to law students at Florida International University Law School on March 19, 2019, along with ILS Vice Chair Stephanie Moncada Gomez, on mentorship and entrees to international law practice.

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Weiss Serota Helfman Cole & Bierman Hosts "Opportunity Zones-Beyond The Basics" Panel Program

On April 3rd, Weiss Serota Helfman Cole & Bierman hosted a breakfast panel program entitled, "Opportunity Zones-Beyond The Basics" at Morton's in Coral Gables.  Our Panel included Firm Member and head of our Real Estate practice, Joe Hernandez, Firm Partner Drew Demers, tax attorney David Neufeld, Carol Surowiec, CPA, Michael Fay, Michael Wohl, and the City Manager of South Miami, Steve Alexander.  The panel discussed in detail the private and public benefits and possible regulations of Opportunity Zones. 

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Anne Flanigan and Ghost Light Society Helps Raise $4,000 in One Evening

Congratulations to Firm attorney, Anne Flanigan and the Ghost Light Society for raising over $4,000 in one evening for Broward County’s art-in-education programs.  Anne and several other young leaders in the community guest bartended to raise money for the charity during ARTWalk in Flager Village on March 30th. Anne is presently on the Steering Committee for the Ghost Light Society.

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Weiss Serota Helfman Cole & Bierman Sponsors and Attends “All Aboard” Tri-County Human Resource Networking Event

The Firm was pleased to sponsor the “All Aboard” Tri-County Human Resource Networking event on April 2nd.  All three local human resources organizations were involved in hosting this event: Human Resource Association of Broward County (HRABC), Greater Miami Society for Human Resource Management (GMSHRM), and Human Resource Association of Palm Beach County (HRPBC).  The event took place at all three Brightline station locations in the Tri-County area.  Palm Beach Managing Director and Chair of the Labor Employment Practice, Brett Schneider, attended in West Palm Beach; Firm attorney and current Director of Legislative Affairs for HRABC, Michael Kantor, attended in Fort Lauderdale; and Firm employment attorney, Samantha Soto, attended in Miami.

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John Quick Participates in 2020 Census Kickoff Event

On April 1, Firm Partner John Quick, participated in Miami-Dade County’s 2020 Census Kickoff event.  John is pictured with Mayor Carlos Gimenez, County Commissioners Rebecca Sosa and Esteban Bovo, and Deputy Mayor Maurice Kemp.

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