Orlando’s Best Lawyers 2019

When you need an attorney, you want someone with a strong reputation and a proven track record. The annual Best Lawyers® list provides the names of Orlando-area attorneys recommended by their colleagues. A national attorney evaluation firm, BL Rankings, LLC, conducted an extensive peer-review survey asking established local lawyers to name top practitioners in their particular fields. The 2019 list contains more than 400 lawyers They are listed alphabetically by specialty area.


You can narrow your search by city, zip code or specialty. To find a specific practice, enter their name in the search bar below.


This list is excerpted from the 2019 edition of The Best Lawyers in America©, the pre-eminent referral guide to the legal profession in the United States. Published since 1983, Best Lawyers lists attorneys in 140 specialties, representing all 50 states, who have been chosen through an exhaustive survey in which thousands of the nation’s top lawyers confidentially evaluate their professional peers. The 2019 edition of Best Lawyers is based on more than 6.2 million evaluations of lawyers by other lawyers.


The Best Lawyers in America© is published by BL Rankings, LLC d/b/a Best Lawyers and Co., LLC, Aiken, S.C. and can be ordered directly from the publisher. For information call 803-648-0300; write 237 Park Ave., SW, Suite 101, Aiken, S.C. 29801; email info@bestlawyers.com; or visit bestlawyers.com. An online subscription to Best Lawyers® is available at bestlawyers.com. BL Rankings, LLC d/b/a Best Lawyers and Co., LLC has used its best efforts in assembling material for this list but does not warrant that the information contained herein is complete or accurate, and does not assume, and hereby disclaims, any liability to any person for any loss or damage caused by errors or omissions herein whether such errors or omissions result from negligence, accident, or any other cause. All listed attorneys have been verified as being members in good standing with their respective state bar associations as of July 1, 2018, where that information is publicly available. Consumers should contact their state bar association for verification and additional information prior to securing legal services of any attorney. Copyright 2019 by BL Rankings, LLC d/b/a Best Lawyers and Co., LLC, Aiken, S.C. All rights reserved. This list, or parts thereof, must not be reproduced in any form without permission. No commercial use of this list may be made without permission of BL Rankings, LLC d/b/a Best Lawyers and Co., LLC No fees may be charged, directly or indirectly, for the use of this list without permission. The Best Lawyers in America” and “Best Lawyers” are registered trademarks of BL Rankings, LLC d/b/a Best Lawyers and Co., LLC.

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City

Zip Code

Cortes, Michael

Practice: Cortes & Medina

Altamonte Springs Florida 32701

Category: Family Law

Persis, Karen

Practice: Law Office of Karen Persis

Orlando Florida 32801

Category: Family Law

Chaires, Gregory A.

Practice: Chaires, Brooderson & Guerrero

Altamonte Springs Florida 32701

Category: Health Care Law

Hilado, Alfred J.

Practice: Hilado Law

Orlando Florida 32804

Category: Workers' Compensation Law - Claimants

Abramson, Suzan A.

Practice: Alexander Abramson

Orlando Florida 32801

Category: Corporate Law, Securities / Capital Markets Law, Securities Regulation

Adams, Glenn A.

Practice: Holland & Knight

Orlando Florida 32801

Category: Corporate Law, Tax Law

Adler, Marshall S.

Practice: Marshall S. Adler

Winter Park Florida 32789

Category: Workers' Compensation Law - Claimants

Aidif, Daniel R.

Practice: Daniel R. Aidif

Orlando Florida 32801

Category: Immigration Law

Aikin, Wendy L.

Practice: The Aikin Family Law Group

Winter Park Florida 32789

Category: Collaborative Law: Family Law, Family Law

Akins, David J.

Practice: Dean Mead

Orlando Florida 32801

Category: Tax Law, Trusts and Estates

Alfano, Lea

Practice: Alfano Immigration Law

Orlando Florida 32827

Category: Immigration Law

Alfert, Robert, Jr.

Practice: Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough

Orlando Florida 32801

Category: Construction Law, Eminent Domain and Condemnation Law, Litigation - Construction

Allen, Herbert L.

Practice: Allen, Dyer, Doppelt + Gilchrist

Orlando Florida 32801

Category: Copyright Law, Litigation - Intellectual Property, Litigation - Patent, Patent Law, Trademark Law

Allen, W. Riley

Practice: Riley Allen Law

Orlando Florida 32810

Category: Commercial Litigation, Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs

Amos, Joseph L., Jr.

Practice: Fisher Rushmer

Orlando Florida 32801

Category: Commercial Litigation, Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants, Professional Malpractice Law - Defendants, Professional Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs

Arnold, Trevor B.

Practice: GrayRobinson

Orlando Florida 32801

Category: Construction Law, Litigation - Construction

Artin, Kenneth R.

Practice: Bryant Miller Olive

Orlando Florida 32801

Category: Public Finance Law

Ashby, Kimberly A.

Practice: Foley & Lardner

Orlando Florida 32801

Category: Appellate Practice, Construction Law, Litigation - Construction

Bachrach, Daniel

Practice: Foley & Lardner

Orlando Florida 32801

Category: Leisure and Hospitality Law, Real Estate Law

Bailey, Merrell

Practice: Your Caring Law Firm

Maitland Florida 32751

Category: Trusts and Estates

Balint, Nathan N.

Practice: Akerman

Orlando Florida 32801

Category: Corporate Law, Mergers and Acquisitions Law

Ball, Stephen T.

Practice: Holland & Knight

Orlando Florida 32801

Category: Employment Law - Management, Litigation - Labor and Employment

Bancroft, Zachary J.

Practice: Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz

Orlando Florida 32801

Category: Mortgage Banking Foreclosure Law

Barclay, Bert

Practice: Weiss, Grunor, Barclay & Barnett

Maitland Florida 32751

Category: Criminal Defense: General Practice, Family Law

Barker, David P.

Practice: Dean Mead

Orlando Florida 32801

Category: Real Estate Law

Barrett, Robert C.

Practice: Rissman, Barrett, Hurt, Donahue, McLain & Mangan

Orlando Florida 32801

Category: Workers' Compensation Law - Employers

Bates, H. Scott

Practice: Morgan & Morgan

Orlando Florida 32801

Category: Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs

Bauerle, Kurt T.

Practice: Harris Harris Bauerle Ziegler Lopez

Orlando Florida 32801

Category: Eminent Domain and Condemnation Law

Baxa, Edmund T., Jr.

Practice: Foley & Lardner

Orlando Florida 32801

Category: Construction Law, Litigation - Construction

Beaudine, Michael J.

Practice: Latham, Shuker, Eden & Beaudine

Orlando Florida 32801

Category: Litigation - Intellectual Property

Beckett, William A.

Practice: Lowndes, Drosdick, Doster, Kantor & Reed

Orlando Florida 32801

Category: Real Estate Law

Bell, Brent C.

Practice: Shutts & Bowen

Orlando Florida 32801

Category: Litigation - Construction

Bell, Michael M.

Practice: Bell & Roper

Orlando Florida 32803

Category: Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants

Bennett, Brian W.

Practice: Bennett Legal Group

Orlando Florida 32801

Category: Construction Law, Litigation - Construction

Bennett, R. Lee

Practice: GrayRobinson

Orlando Florida 32801

Category: Corporate Law

Benton, Lori R.

Practice: FordHarrison

Orlando Florida 32801

Category: Employment Law - Management, Labor Law - Management

Berman, Vicki L.

Practice: Dean Mead

Orlando Florida 32801

Category: Real Estate Law

Bernard, Sara W.

Practice: Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough

Orlando Florida 32801

Category: Real Estate Law

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‘Tis the Season! A Holiday Extravaganza @ Northland Church
Dec 12 @ 7:30 pm – Dec 13 @ 9:30 pm
‘Tis the Season! A Holiday Extravaganza @ Northland Church | | |

This December, the Central Florida Community Choir, members of the CFCArts Symphony Orchestra, as well as the CFCArts Dance Company present ‘Tis the Season: A Holiday Extravaganza! This joyous holiday concert will have you dashing into the most wonderful time of the year! Enjoy your favorite holiday classics like “O Holy Night”, and “Deck the Halls” while rocking around the Christmas Tree to some modern holiday hits!  Join the powerful 300 voice community choir, rockin’ musicians of the symphony orchestra, as well as the high-kicking, spectacular members of the CFCArts Dance Company for what has become one of Central Florida’s most celebrated holiday traditions! Gather your family and friends to sing along as CFCArts celebrates the season of joy, peace, community, and hope.

Advance tickets start at just $10. Children 3 & under get in free. Ticket are available now! Visit our website for more information and tickets.

Sponsor: Central Florida Community Arts

Dec
13
Fri
ART AND MUSIC IN THE PARK @ Casselberry City Hall
Dec 13 all-day

Artwork and live music in the park between Casselberry City Hall and Lake Concord. Food trucks and other vendors on site as well.

New exhibition at the Modernism Museum– Space Oddities: The Sequel @ Modernism Museum Mount Dora
Dec 13 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
New exhibition at the Modernism Museum-- Space Oddities: The Sequel @ Modernism Museum Mount Dora | Mount Dora | Florida | United States

The Modernism Museum Mount Dora is pleased to announce its new exhibition, Space Oddities: The Sequel. The exhibition opens on Tuesday, July 9th and will run until mid-2020.

Space Oddities: The Sequel expands upon the Modernism Museum’s exhibition of mind-bending Post-Modern designs created by the radical 1980s design collective known as Memphis. This exhibit features hundreds of new Memphis design objects never-before displayed at the Modernism Museum. It also features many items from the remarkable 2016 Sotheby’s auction of David Bowie’s personal Memphis collection, which was assembled over decades of careful consideration. One of the most famous and prolific Memphis collectors, Space Oddities: The Sequel includes many important pieces personally owned by David Bowie, the legendary pop icon, artist, author, actor and astute art collector.

A members-only opening reception will be held on Wednesday, July 10th from 6:00 – 8:00 PM in the Modernism Museum gallery. This event is only open to 3MD Members; however, memberships will be available for purchase at the event. Individual-level Memberships start at $40 and several levels are available. Please visit modernismmuseum.org/memberships or call (352) 385-0034 for more information on becoming a 3MD Member and to find the membership level that is right for you.

General museum admission is $8 for adults; $7 for seniors (55+), educators and students; and $5 for children (ages 4-17). Mount Dora residents and military/ service personnel receive a 50% discount on admission. Modernism Museum Members of all levels enjoy free, unlimited general admission.

Sponsor: Modernism Museum Mount Dora

TeamUP 360 @ United Against Poverty
Dec 13 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Team UP 360 volunteers support our UP Orlando Grocery Program, which allows people living in poverty to purchase food, hygiene and household items for up to 70% off regular prices. These savings mean that people can purchase enough food – quality food – without having to choose between feeding their families or paying other bills.

Sponsor: United Against Poverty

The 12 Principles of Animation in 3D @ Orlando Public Library
Dec 13 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Explore the 12 principles of animation and the influence they have had on 3D animation tools. Apply the principles using the Graph Editor in Maya to create an effective animation.


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