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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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Weiss Serota Helfman Cole & Bierman Receive 2018 Law Firm of the Year Award

We were very humbled to receive the 2018 Law Firm of the Year Award from Legal Aid Service of Broward County and Coast to Coast Legal Aid of South Florida.   The Law Firm of the Year award honors a firm that has a long history of supporting LAS and CCLA. Partner Alison Smith accepted the award on behalf of the firm.  Alison has served as Chair of both Legal Aid and Coast to Coast.

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10 Weiss Serota Helfman Cole & Bierman Attorneys Selected to 2019 Edition of Best Lawyers

We are very proud that 10 of our attorneys have been selected to the 2019 Edition of Best Lawyers:

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Eric Hockman Elected Treasurer of the DCBA

Congratulations to Partner, Eric Hockman, for being elected Treasurer of the Dade County Bar Association.  Eric has served on the board as a director since 2012.  He also co-chairs the government relations committee and has served on the budget committee before becoming Treasurer.

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Chris Saunders Installed as President of TJ Reddick Bar Association

Congratulations to firm attorney Chris Saunders, on becoming President of the TJ Reddick Bar Association.  Chris was installed at their association gala on June 30th at the Renaissance Fort Lauderdale Hotel.  Chris was joined by his wife Amber, and firm attorneys: Mitch Burnstein, Susan Trevarthen, Anne Flanigan, Alicia Gonzalez, Elen Gantner, and Ashley Daniels.

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Five WSHC&B Attorneys Make 2018 Florida Trend Legal Elite List

A big congratulations to our five Florida Trend Legal Elite representatives from our Firm. Joe Serota was recognized in the Legal Elite Hall of Fame. Mitch Burnstein, Brett Schneider, and Kathy Mehaffey were recognized as Legal Elite winners.  Finally, Jihan Soliman was named a Legal Elite “Up-and-Comer.”

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