12th Annual Working Well CEO Breakfast

Sniffen & Spellman, P.A. sponsored the 12th Annual Working Well CEO Breakfast at the Turnbull Center on January 30th.  Working Well is an organization that connects workplaces with wellness with the mission of making Tallahassee a healthier city.  Michael Spellman and Lisa Barclay Fountain attended as firm sponsors and Kevin Kostelnik serves as a Working Well board member.

The Firm is pleased to introduce new associate attorney, Elmer C. Ignacio

We are pleased to announce that Elmer C. Ignacio has joined the Firm as an associate attorney. Prior to joining the Firm, Elmer was an Assistant Attorney General in the Employment Litigation Bureau for the State of Florida.  Elmer has significant employment litigation experience and will represent employers in state and federal court and administrative forums.  Elmer is a graduate of the University of Florida and the Florida State University College of Law. 


Best Lawyers in America®

Robert J. Sniffen and Michael P. Spellman have again been selected by their peers for inclusion in the 2018 edition of The Best Lawyers in America® in the practice areas of Employment Law – Management, Labor Law – Management, and Litigation – Labor and Employment.   Mr. Sniffen has also been named by Best Lawyers® as the 2018 Tallahassee Labor Law – Management “Lawyer of the Year”.

Selection to Best Lawyers in America® is based on an exhaustive peer-review survey.  For the 2018 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America®, 7.4 million votes were analyzed.

Mark Logan authored “Lobbying Registration in Florida,” published in the March/April 2017 issue of Florida Society of Association Executives’ Source magazine.

Jeff Slanker and Rob Sniffen co-authored “Examining Potential Labor and Employment Law Changes Under President Donald Trump’s Administration,” published in the Spring 2017 issue of the Defense Research Institute’s In-House Defense Quarterly magazine.

Rob Sniffen was appointed to the Board of Advisors of the James Madison Institute, a Florida-based public policy research organization.