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Practice Areas


  1. Financial Markets and Services: 25%
    33 years
  2. Mergers & Acquisitions: 25%
    33 years
  3. Securities Offerings: 20%
    33 years
  4. Banking: 20%
    29 years, 25 cases
  5. Venture Capital: 10%
    25 years



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Contact Info

Shutts & Bowen, LLP

200 E Broward Blvd
Suite 2100
Ft Lauderdale, FL, 33301-1972


FLMember in Good Standing200009/08/2015
NYCurrently registered 198303/13/2015

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Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Associate Articles EditorVanderbilt School of LawN/A
Certificate for Outstanding ContributionVanderbilt School of LawN/A
Vanderbilt Legal ClinicVanderbilt School of LawN/A
Dean's and Honor's List- magna cum laudeDuke UniversityN/A
William T. Laprade Prize- Outstanding history honors thesisDuke UniversityN/A
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Partner, Chair of Securities Law Practice GroupRuden McClosky1998 - 2010
Senior AttorneyWhitman Breed Abbott & Morgan1987 - 1998
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Association for Corporate GrowthPresident2008 - Present
Committee on relations with Certified Public Accountants of The Florida BankChairman2005 - 2007
Sarbanes-Oxley ActChairman2002 - 2008
Association for Corporate GrowthMember2001 - Present
ABA Committee on Legal OpinionMemberN/A
American Bar Association, Business Law SectionMemberN/A
Securities and Financial Services Committee of the Business Law Section of The Florida BarMemberN/A
Florida Securities Laws of the CorporationsPast Chairman of the subcommitteesN/A
Business Law and International Law Section of The Florida BarMemberN/A
Taskforce on Intercreditor AgreementsMemberN/A
ABA Ad Hoc Committee on Corporate ComplianceMemberN/A
ABA Ad Hoc Committee on Audit ResponsesMemberN/A
ABA Committee on Federal Securities RegulationMemberN/A
ABA Corporate Governance CommitteeMemberN/A
ABA Small Business CommitteeMemberN/A
Commercial Finance CommitteeMemberN/A
Publication NameTitleDate
South Florida Daily Business ReviewReform Focuses on "Too Big to Fail" Concept2010
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Vanderbilt University Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1982
Duke UniversityHistory and PhilosophyAB1979
Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
ACG July Meeting - Speaker PanelFinancial Services Reform Legislation2010