AV Preeminent® Rating from Martindale-Hubbell®

The Firm congratulates Rob Sniffen for achieving an AV Preeminent® Rating from Martindale-Hubbell® once again this year. The AV Preeminent rating is the highest rating given to an attorney by Martindale-Hubbell – the leading attorney rating organization - and reflects the fact that a lawyer's peers rank him or her at the highest level of professional ethics and legal ability.

Seminar: “Gender Identity and the Law"

Terry J. Harmon presented at the Florida Capital Chapter of the Association of Legal Administrators’ seminar titled, “Gender Identity and the Law – An Update on Transgender and Gender Identity Issues in the Public and Private Sectors.”  Presentation topics focused on gender identity and transgender legal issues in education and employment.  The seminar was held October 13, 2016 at the Florida State University College of Law.

Seminar: DOL's New Overtime Rules

Jeffrey Slanker and Robert Sniffen recently presented to the Florida Society of Association Executives on the topic of the Department of Labor’s New Overtime Rules and Regulations. The presentation entitled “The New Frontier: What You Need To Know About the DOL’s New Overtime Rules” highlighted the rule change itself as well as strategies for employers to use in complying with the updated rules.

Best Lawyers in America®

Robert J. Sniffen and Michael P. Spellman have again been selected by their peers for inclusion in the 2017 edition of The Best Lawyers in America® in the practice areas of Employment Law – Management, Labor Law – Management, and Litigation – Labor & Employment.   Robert J. Sniffen has also been named by Best Lawyers® as the 2017 Employment Law – Management “Lawyer of the Year” in Tallahassee.

Selection to Best Lawyers in America® is based on an exhaustive peer-review survey.  For the 2017 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America®, 7.3 million votes were analyzed.