TAMPA, Fla., Sept. 1, 2004 LAWFUEL – Best for law, law news, legal news, law research Florida Sen. Burt Saunders (R-Naples) has joined GrayRobinson, P.A. as of-counsel and will practice from the firm’s new Naples office in the areas of health care, land use and state and local government law.
“I have long been familiar with GrayRobinson and the firm’s stature throughout Florida,” said Saunders. “I’m pleased to be a part of GrayRobinson’s growth in southwest Florida, and I’m excited about the future of this firm.”
Saunders, who will practice in GrayRobinson’s Government Law group, was first elected to the Florida House of Representatives in 1994. After a four- year term, he successfully ran for the Senate District 37 seat in 1998 and will continue to serve until 2008. Saunders was formerly with the law firm of Woodward, Pires & Lombardo, P.A.
“The addition of Sen. Saunders builds on the strength of our health care and government law practices,” said Biff Marshall, president and managing partner of GrayRobinson. “The new Naples office deepens our resources in meeting our clients’ needs in southwest Florida.”
The new Naples office is the firm’s eighth and joins offices in Clermont, Key West, Lakeland, Melbourne, Orlando, Tallahassee and Tampa.
GrayRobinson (http://www.gray-robinson.com), one of Florida’s fastest- growing law firms, is at the forefront of emerging legal issues in Florida. The full-service firm provides legal services for Fortune 500 companies, emerging businesses, lending institutions, local governments, major developers, entrepreneurs and individuals across Florida, the nation and the world.