FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – Kelley Kronenberg, a diverse, full-service business law firm, announced that firm Partners Dennis J. LeVine and Louis Reinstein have been selected to the 2017 Florida Super Lawyers list. Additionally, Partners Valerie B. Barnhart and Jeffrey Wank, and Attorney Jason E. Handin, were selected for inclusion in the 2017 Florida Rising Stars list, a designation in the Super Lawyers’ publication.
Super Lawyers, part of Thomson Reuters, is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The annual selections are made using a patented multiphase process that includes a statewide survey of lawyers, an independent research evaluation of candidates and peer reviews by practice area.
Dennis J. LeVine, a Partner in the Tampa office, focuses his statewide practice on bankruptcy litigation and creditors’ rights. He is one of only seven attorneys in Florida to be Board Certified in both consumer bankruptcy law and business bankruptcy law by the American Board of Certification (ABC). He was selected for Bankruptcy: Consumer, and has been listed in Florida Super Lawyers magazine since 2009.
Louis Reinstein, a Partner in the Fort Lauderdale office, focuses his practice on Police Professional Litigation, Correctional Healthcare, Civil Rights Violations, Commercial Litigation and Appeals. He has extensive experience in state and federal civil court working on both trial and appellate cases. He was selected for General Litigation and was previously included in the Florida Rising Stars list from 2012 to 2016.
Valerie B. Barnhart, a Partner in the Fort Lauderdale office, focuses her practice on matters involving business transactions and leads the firm’s Data, Privacy & Cybersecurity Practice. She was selected for Business Litigation and has been listed in Florida Rising Stars since 2016.
Jeffrey M. Wank, a Partner in the Fort Lauderdale office, focuses his practice on First Party Property Insurance Defense Litigation, including coverage and bad faith litigation, as well as a wide array of Third Party Insurance Defense claims. He was selected for Insurance Coverage and has been listed in Florida Rising Stars since 2015.
Jason E. Handin, an Attorney in the Fort Lauderdale office, assists in handling matters related to First Party and Third Party Insurance Defense Litigation, as well as all aspects of Construction Litigation and Construction Defect Claims Litigation. He was selected for Construction Litigation and has been listed in Florida Rising Stars since 2016.