TAMPA, Fla., Jan. 4, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Johnson, Pope, Bokor, Ruppel & Burns, LLP starts the new year with ten new lawyers joining the Tampa office. They are Gary Walker, Mark Bentley, Jeffrey Gad, Joseph Rugg, Jamie Klapholz, Cynthia Mikos, Yvette Rhodes, William Kalish, Vitauts Gulbis and Patrick Traber. In addition, the Tampa office has relocated to the 31st floor of the SunTrust Bank Building, 401 East Jackson Street.
“We have long had a strong litigation and bankruptcy practice in Tampa, but we have greatly expanded our services here to offer a broader range of business oriented legal specialties including health care, tax, corporate/securities and real estate,” says managing partner, Guy M. Burns. He also adds, “Our new partners and associates are all highly skilled attorneys with great reputations. They are all committed to the same quality of practice and client service first approach that is the cornerstone of our firm.” This addition brings the total number of practicing attorneys in Tampa to 23 with a firm total of 64 attorneys firm wide.
(Left to right – Gary Walker, Mark Bentley, Jeffrey Gad, Joseph Rugg, Jamie Klapholz, Cynthia Mikos, Yvette Rhodes, William Kalish, Vitauts Gulbis and Patrick Traber outside the new Tampa office location at the SunTrust Bank Building)