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Florida Trend Names Six RumbergerKirk Attorneys to Legal Elite 2013

Florida Trend Names Six RumbergerKirk Attorneys to Legal Elite 2013

FLORIDA – July 1, 2013 – Six RumbergerKirk partners have earned recognition in Florida Trend’s Legal Elite 2013. The designation recognizes the state’s top attorneys as selected by their peers, and two associates have been recognized as Up and Comers. They are:

Robert L. Blank for Civil Trial

Daniel J. Gerber for Civil Trial
W.L. “Bud”  Kirk for Commercial Litigation
Lauren Carmody as an Up and Comer
Mary Alice Cox as an Up and Comer

Leonard J. Dietzen, III for Labor & Employment

The seventh annual edition of Florida Trend’s Legal Elite is a prestigious roster recognizing 1.9% of the approximately 61,500 active Florida Bar members who practice in Florida. Beginning in October 2008, all in-state members of the Florida Bar were invited to name attorneys whom they hold in the highest regard. 


More than 18,000 votes were processed, checked and tabulated by Outsource American and Suncoast Opinion Surveys. A panel comprised of 2012 Legal Elite lawyers from around the state then reviewed the selection process and the list of finalists.



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