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Four New RumbergerKirk Associates Are Sworn In

Four New RumbergerKirk Associates Are Sworn In

RumbergerKirk is pleased to congratulate Phoenix Barker, Kaitlyn Chomin, Grace Kobitter and Phoebe Thomas who each passed the Florida Bar exam and recently were sworn in.

Phoenix Barker and Phoebe Thomas will be working in RumbergerKirk’s Miami office. Phoenix graduated from the University of Miami School of Law and participated in the firm’s Summer Associate Program in 2019. She was sworn in by Eleventh Judicial Circuit Court Judge Barbara Areces and will be working in the area of insurance coverage.

Phoebe Thomas also graduated from the University of Miami School of Law and will be practicing in the area of casualty litigation. She was sworn in by Miami Dade Circuit Court Judge William Altfield. Judge Altfield, who lives down the block from where Phoebe grew up, graciously agreed to administer the oath in his back yard. Phoebe was sworn in with her father standing next to her.

Top left: Phoenix Barker sworn in by Eleventh Judicial Circuit Court Judge Barbara Areces Top right: Phoebe Thomas sworn in by Miami Dade Circuit Court Judge William Altfield Bottom: Miami attorneys Melissa Softness, Michael Holt, Phoebe Thomas, Gigi Cordova and Scott Sarason

Kaitlyn Chomin is working in the Orlando office in the practice area of casualty defense. She graduated from Samford University Cumberland School of Law and was sworn in by Ninth Judicial Circuit Judge Margaret Schreiber.

Left: Kaitlyn Chomin sworn in by Judicial Circuit Judge Margaret Schreiber Right: Orlando partner LaShawnda Jackason with Kaitlyn Chomin
Judge Berlin with Grace Kobitter

Grace Kobitter joins the Tampa office of RumbergerKirk. She graduated from Stetson University College of Law and participated in the firm’s Summer Associate Program in 2019. She was sworn in by Sixth Judicial Circuit Judge Steve Berlin and will focus her practice in the are of  casualty litigation.