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Marks Gray recently celebrated the impressive career of the firm’s longest standing member, James C. Rinaman, Jr.

Marks Gray recently celebrated the impressive career of the firm’s longest standing member, James C. Rinaman, Jr. On June 2, 2010, Mr. Rinaman marked 50 years of service to the firm since joining the practice in 1960. During his half-century of practice to date, Mr. Rinaman has distinguished himself as an advocate, community leader, military officer, and servant of the bar.

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Gerald W. Weedon was presented with the Patriotic Employer award by the Department of Defense’s National Committee

Gerald W. Weedon, president and shareholder of Marks Gray, was presented with the Patriotic Employer award by the Department of Defense’s National Committee for Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve. Mr. Weedon was nominated for the award by Stella J. Lane, associate of Marks Gray and former member of the United States Navy. Ms. Lane is currently a member of the U.S. Navy Reserve. The award recognizes managers, supervisors and employers that show support of their employees’ […]

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Marks Gray is proud to announce that eight of the firms attorneys were recently named to the 2010 Florida Super Lawyers list

Marks Gray is proud to announce that eight of the firms attorneys, Victor M. Halbach Jr., Gerald W. Weedon, Nicholas V. Pulignano, Jr., Jeptha F. Barbour,William M. Corley, Allison H. Hauser, Susan S. Erdelyi and Marianne L. Aho were recently named to the 2010 Florida Super Lawyers list. Only 5% of the lawyers in the state are named to the Super Lawyers list.  Additionally, four Marks Gray attorneys,Giselle Carson, Paul E. Bueker, Stella J. Lane and Meagan L. Logan were named to the magazine’s Rising Starts list.

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Edward L. Birk was appointed to Executive Committee of the Association of Defense Trial Attorneys (ADTA)

Marks Gray shareholder, Edward L. Birk, was appointed to Executive Committee of the Association of Defense Trial Attorneys (ADTA).  Marks Gray has a proud tradition with this association.  Four of the ADTA’s presidents have been Marks Gray shareholders.

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Allison H. Hauser was recently appointed to the Workers’ Compensation Rules Advisory Committee

Allison H. Hauser, a shareholder at Marks Gray, was recently appointed to the Workers’ Compensation Rules Advisory Committee of the Florida Bar for the 2011 term.  Ms. Hauser has served on this committee for 10 years and has held several positions during that time, including member at large, Vice Chair, Chair and various other committee chairmanships.

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Edward L. Birk was quoted in an article in the May 24th edition of the Florida Times-Union

Edward L. Birk was quoted in an article in the May 24th edition of the Florida Times-Union.  The article reported the firing of a Live Oak assistant district attorney after she refused to stop speaking to political groups.  The reporter sought out the opinion of Mr. Birk on the First Amendment and labor law implications of the attorney’s dismissal.

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