Foley Attorneys Named 2016 Florida Super Lawyers and Rising Stars

20 June 2016 Media Contact: Jill Chanen News

Foley & Lardner LLP announced that 15 attorneys have been named 2016 Florida Super Lawyers. In addition, eight attorneys have been named 2016 Florida Rising Stars. 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 is multi-phased and includes independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations.

The Jacksonville attorneys named 2016 Florida Super Lawyers and their primary practices are:

  • Gardner Davis, Business/Corporate 
  • Kevin Hyde, Employment & Labor 
  • John Tucker, Business Litigation

The Miami attorneys named 2016 Florida Super Lawyers and their primary practices are:

  • Mary Leslie Smith, Business Litigation

The Orlando attorneys named 2016 Florida Super Lawyers and their primary practices are:

  • Edmund Baxa, Construction Litigation 
  • Kevin Fowler, Construction Litigation 
  • Michael Gay, Business Litigation 
  • John (Jack) Lord, Employment & Labor

The Tampa attorneys named 2016 Florida Super Lawyers and their primary practices are:

  • Michael Annis, Tax 
  • Thomas Little, Real Estate 
  • Michael Matthews, Securities Litigation 
  • Fred Ridley, Real Estate 
  • Stephen Szabo, Real Estate 
  • Martin Traber, Securities & Corporate Finance 
  • Mark Wolfson, Bankruptcy: Business

The Jacksonville attorneys named 2016 Florida Rising Stars and their primary practices are:

  • Emily O’Leary, Business Litigation 
  • W. Christopher Rabil, Real Estate 
  • John Wolfel, Securities & Corporate Finance

The Orlando attorneys named 2016 Florida Rising Stars and their primary practices are:

  • Adam Losey, General Litigation

The Tampa attorneys named 2016 Florida Rising Stars and their primary practices are:

  • T.J. Ferrante, Health Care 
  • Rachael Greenstein, Real Estate 
  • Nathaniel Lacktman, Health Care 
  • Lauren Valiente, Business Litigation

The Super Lawyers list is issued by Thomson Reuters. A description of the selection methodology can be found here.

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