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Firm Partner Alison Smith Awarded by South Florida Business & Wealth with 2019 Up & Comer Award

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Alison Smith Elected Broward County Bar Association Secretary

Congratulations to firm partner, Alison Smith, on her election as Broward County Bar Association Secretary.  Alison was installed on June 22nd at the BCBA installation Gala.  The Firm proudly served as a sponsor.  Firm attorneys pictured from left to right are: Matthew Mandel, Chris Saunders, Alison Smith, Brooke Ehrlich, and Firm Managing Director, Mitch Burnstein.

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Justin Luger Appointed As GMCC General Counsel

Congratulations to firm Partner, Justin Luger, on being appointed to a two-year term as General Counsel to the Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce, during which he will also serve on the Chamber’s Executive Committee as an Officer and oversee all of its legal matters.  Justin becomes one of the youngest individuals to hold the position in the Chamber’s 112-year history.  Justin spent the last two years serving as Chair of the HYPE Miami Committee, the Chamber’s young professionals committee.

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Four Weiss Serota Helfman Cole & Bierman Attorneys Named to Florida Trend’s “Florida Legal Elite"

Congratulations to the 2019 Florida Trend’s “Florida Legal Elite” honorees from our Firm:   Joseph Serota-Commercial Litigation Mitchell Burnstein-Eminent Domain Brett Schneider-Labor & Employment Haydee Sera-(Up & Comer)-Government & Administrative

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18 Attorneys from Weiss Serota Helfman Cole & Bierman Make 2019 List of Florida Super Lawyers and Rising Stars

Congratulations to 18 of our attorneys on being named 2019 Florida Super Lawyers and Rising Stars: -Joseph Serota -Jamie Cole -Mitch Bierman -Mitch Burnstein -Brett Schneider -Ed Guedes -Susan Trevarthen -Matthew Mandel -Michael Kurzman -Alison Smith -Alan Fertel -Anthony Soroka -Roger Kobert -Peter Waldman -Justin Luger -Alen Hsu -Michael Kantor -Anne Reilly

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Susan Trevarthen and Laura Wendell Receive Amicus Service Award

  Congratulations to Firm member Susan Trevarthen and Firm partner Laura Wendell on receiving the Amicus Service Award for their service to the International Municipal Lawyers Association (IMLA) Legal Advocacy Program in the Aptive Environmental v. Town of Castle Rock Case.  This award’s mission is to recognize the attorneys who “have been actively involved in legal advocacy for and on behalf of local governments and IMLA, and who have done exemplary work to protect and advance local government interests.”  Susan and Laura attended the IMLA Mid-Year Seminar in Washington, D.C. on March 29th, where they received the award.

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Three Weiss Serota Helfman Cole & Bierman Attorneys Recognized By the DBR

A big congratulations to three of our prominent attorneys on the Daily Business Review’s annual Professional Excellence Awards: Broward Managing Director, Jamie Cole (Finalist for Attorney of the Year Award) Member and Chair of the Appellate Practice Group, Ed Guedes (Winner of Distinguished Leader Award) Partner, Justin Luger (Winner of On the Rise Award)

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Chanae L. Wood Wins Gator Greats Gator First Award

A big congratulations to firm attorney Chanae L. Wood for being honored with the “Gator Greats Gator First Award” by the University of Florida Association of Black Alumni South Florida Chapter.  This award celebrates community leadership.

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Weiss Serota Helfman Cole & Bierman Receives Law Firm of the Year Award from the South Florida Hispanic Chamber of Commerce

On November 2, 2018, the firm was honored to receive the “Law Firm of the Year” award from the South Florida Hispanic Chamber of Commerce.  Partner Dan Espino accepted the award on behalf of our firm, along with firm members, Lilly Arango and Ed Guedes, and firm attorneys Maria Currais, Haydee Sera, Justin Luger and Jose Arango.  The event took place at the Ritz-Carlton resort in Key Biscayne. The Sunshine Awards are awarded to companies for “their leadership, contributions, successes, and participation & involvement in the Hispanic community.”

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Weiss Serota Helfman Cole & Bierman Named One of 2019 “Best Law Firms” by U.S. News & World Report/Best Lawyers

We are very pleased to announce that once again, Weiss Serota Helfman Cole & Bierman has been named one of the 2019 “Best Law Firms” by U.S. News & World Report/Best Lawyers.  The firm was awarded the following rankings:

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