FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – Kelley Kronenberg, a diverse, full-service business law firm, announced that firm Partner Dennis J. LeVine has been selected to the 2016 Florida Super Lawyers list. Additionally, Valerie B. Barnhart, Jason E. Handin, Amy B. Siegel, Michelle K. Suarez, Daniel F. Tamaroff and Jeffrey M. Wank were selected for inclusion in the 2016 Florida Rising Stars list, a designation in the Super Lawyers’ publication.
Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters business, 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, 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 since 2009.
Valerie B. Barnhart, a Partner in the Fort Lauderdale office, handles matters involving business transactions and leads the firm’s Data, Privacy & Cybersecurity Practice. She was selected for Business Litigation. This is her first listing in Florida Rising Stars.
Jason E. Handin, an Attorney in the Fort Lauderdale office, focuses his practice on the defense of General Liability, Property and Casualty claims (including First Party and Third Party Insurance Defense Litigation), and Construction Defect Claims. He was selected for Construction Litigation. This is his first listing in Florida Rising Stars.
Amy B. Siegel, a Partner in the West Palm Beach office, concentrates her practice exclusively on Workers’ Compensation defense in a variety of industries, representing insurance carriers and their insureds, and uninsured employers. Her clients include major restaurant chains, car dealerships, and sales and marketing companies. She was selected for Workers’ Compensation and has been listed in Florida Rising Stars since 2013.
Michelle K. Suarez, an Attorney in the Fort Lauderdale office, focuses her practice on Business and Commercial Litigation. She was selected for Business Litigation. This is her first listing in Florida Rising Stars.
Daniel F. Tamaroff, a Partner in the West Palm Beach office, focuses his practice on General Liability, Intellectual Property Litigation, First Party Property Insurance Defense, and Commercial Litigation. He was selected for Intellectual Property Litigation. This is his first listing in Florida Rising Stars.
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. He was selected for Insurance Coverage and has been listed in Florida Rising Stars since 2015.