Tampa, FL – June 3, 2014 – The national law firm of Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP is pleased to announce that its Tampa, Florida office is celebrating its 20th anniversary.
“I’ll always remember the anniversary because we opened our doors on April 15, 1994—Tax Day,” said Bruce Ward Bennett, Partner-in-Charge of the Tampa office. “Having spent the last 20 years in Tampa, we’ve created partnerships that have strengthened our relationship with the local community, and that have brought significant advances to our national operations. We are thrilled to celebrate the longevity of this thriving office and look forward to the next 20!”
During its tenure in Tampa, the office has grown to provide both corporate and litigation services to the firm’s clients locally, regionally and nationally. With client service as its utmost priority, the firm and its lawyers have established strong relationships with clients in the Tampa community, and beyond.
“Under Bruce’s leadership, the Tampa Office has experienced steady growth and is an integral part of our present and future. We are focused on expanding further in our Florida offices and look to our Tampa office to be a major part of that effort,” said Don Mrozek, Chairman of the Firm.
To celebrate 20 years in the same building on Ashley Drive, the firm held a cocktail reception with office members, clients and friends within the legal community. The event was well attended by local judiciary.
The Tampa office has developed a diverse array of practice areas including products liability, general litigation liability, ERISA and employment benefits, insurance coverage, commercial litigation, health care, white collar crime, workers’ compensation, construction litigation, immigration, transportation and construction litigation. In addition, the Tampa office has a very strong professional liability practice, and handles the defense of legal, accounting, and medical professionals as well as other insurance and real estate industry professionals. Hinshaw attorneys in Tampa also maintain a corporate transaction practice in matters such as bankruptcy and creditor’s rights, real estate transactions, corporate organization and governance, and banking and financing.