TAMPA, Fla. – September 27, 2005 – LAWFUEL – The Law News Network – Holland & Knight is pleased to announce that Michael R. Marget has joined the firm as Chief Financial Officer. Marget, who holds degrees in both law and accounting, brings to
Holland & Knight a wealth of experience in finance and administration
for major law firms.
For the past 25 years Marget has held the positions of CFO, Chief
Operating Officer, Managing Director or Managing Partner at several
large law firms, including Katten Muchin & Zavis, Jenner & Block and
most recently Gardner Carton & Douglas LLP, all located in Chicago.
Marget began his professional career as a CPA with Arthur Andersen and
later Deloitte & Touche.
“I am tremendously pleased to announce that Mike has joined Holland &
Knight as our new Chief Financial Officer,” said Holland & Knight
Managing Partner Howell W. Melton, Jr. “His exceptional record of
professional accomplishments as well as his outstanding character and
integrity make him the ideal choice for this important position. I am
confident Mike will make an immediate, positive impact to our firm as we
become an even stronger and more efficient business organization.”
Marget received his undergraduate degree in Accounting from the
University of Notre Dame in 1973 and his J.D. from the College of Law,
University of Iowa in 1977. He is admitted to the bar in both Iowa and
Marget is relocating to the Tampa area, where Holland & Knight’s
administrative and firmwide operations are housed. He replaces Herbert
Albritton, who resigned from the firm a few months ago.
About Holland & Knight LLP: Holland & Knight is a commercial law firm
with more than 1,250 lawyers in 26 offices in the United States.
Internationally, offices are located in Mexico City, Tokyo and Beijing,
with representative offices in Helsinki, Caracas and Tel Aviv. Holland &
Knight is among the 15 largest firms worldwide, providing representation
in all major areas of law. www.hklaw.com