February 15, 2005 On the Move February 15, 2005 On the Move On the Move Patricia Jean Kyle joined Ruden McClosky in Miami. Kyle practices in the areas of white collar and other criminal defense, post-conviction motions and appeals, and forfeiture matters. John K. Schultz was elected partner of KPMG, L.L.P., in Denver. Schultz provides compensation and benefits services to clients. Karen Haynes Curtis joined Clarke, Silverglate & Campbell as a partner. Campbell is head of the firm’s appellate practice group. Anthony F. Sos joined Dellecker, Wilson & King, P.A., in Orlando as an associate. Sos focuses on personal injury, nursing home abuse and neglect, auto accidents, and wrongful death. Digna French, Carlotta Roos, Richard Winston, and Scott Coffey were elected partners in Steel, Hector & Davis, LLP, in Miami and West Palm Beach. French handles complex litigation and multi-district litigation, and products liability defense. Roos handles complex commercial litigation in state and federal court. Winston practices in the area of corporate and international taxation. Coffey is a corporate attorney handling multi-million dollar transactions, mergers and acquisitions, and project finance. Antonio L. Roca was named director of the Holtzman Equels law firm. Roca focuses his practice on international and commercial litigation. Anthony F. Perrone joined the Pinellas County Police Benevolent Association, Inc., as its executive director and in-house counsel. Natalie J. Carlos of Adorno & Yoss, LLP has become a partner at the firm and will continue to practice in the firm’s commercial litigation and appellate departments. Ellen Ross Belfer, Courtney Caprio, Michael O. Mena, Irene Oria, Carlo A. Rodriguez, Arturo Fernandez, Guillermo A. Levy, and Ahmed Riesgo joined Hunton & Williams in Miami. Belfer concentrates in commercial litigation. Caprio focuses on bankruptcy and creditors’ rights. Fernandez concentrates on labor and employment law. Levy concentrates on global capital markets and mergers and acquisitions. Mena concentrates on international commercial litigation. Oria concentrates on complex commercial and business litigation. Riesgo focuses on mergers and acquisitions, and banking and securities. Rodriguez concentrates on civil litigation with a focus on the petroleum and real estate industries. Carrie Beth Baris, Karen S. Cox, Brent A. Jones, and Glenn M. Katon were named shareholders of Bush, Ross, Gardner, Warren & Rudy, P.A., in Tampa. Baris concentrates on creditors’ rights and insolvency. Cox and Katon concentrate on litigation and dispute resolution. Jones concentrates on business, tax, and corporate finance. Daniel Y. Zohar merged with Steven A. Heimberg, M.D., to form Heimberg & Zohar, L.L.P. The firm concentrates on medical malpractice, product liability, and personal injury; Web site www.heimbergzohar.com. Jonathan Giddens joined Robert Kaye & Associates, P.A., in Ft. Lauderdale as an associate. Giddens focuses on condominium and housing association law. Brian C. Sparks joined Hill, Ward & Henderson, P.A., in Tampa as a shareholder. Sparks will be chair of the estate planning and administration group. Dave Forziano joined Allen Dell, P.A., in Tampa. Forziano practices in the areas of environmental, land use, local government, water law, and related litigation. Charles R. Steinberg announces the relocation of his practice to Charles R. Steinberg, P.A., 1900 Rockledge Blvd. (U.S. 1), Rockledge 32955; phone (321) 637-1990; fax (321) 637-1980. Steinberg will continue his practice in the areas of wrongful denial of insurance benefits and other insurance coverage issues. Camille J. Iurillo announces the formation of Iurillo & Associates, P.A. Joining the firm as an associate is Sabrina C. Beavens. The firm concentrates in the areas of creditors’ rights, individual and corporate bankruptcy, and commercial and general civil litigation. The firm is located at Sterling Sq., 600 First Avenue North, Suite 308, St. Petersburg 33701; phone (727) 895-8050; fax (727) 895-8057; e-mail [email protected], [email protected]; Web site www.iurillolaw.com. Jeffrey Feulner announces the relocation of his office to 203 E. Livingston St., Orlando 32801; phone (407) 767-2546; e-mail [email protected] Feulner continues to focus on marital and family law, and employment discrimination law. Holly B. Platter joined Smith, Clark, Delesie, Bierley, Mueller & Kadyk in Tampa as a shareholder. Joe Negron joined Akerman Senterfitt in West Palm Beach as of counsel. Negron will assist clients with local governmental matters, bond finance, and land use regulations. Ronnie Bitman, Joshua Machlus, and Scott Turner joined Rumberger, Kirk & Caldwell, P.A., as associates. Bitman concentrates on the areas of commercial, corporate, employment and construction litigation. Machlus concentrates on products liability. Turner concentrates on professional liability, employment litigation, and insurance related matters. Carol N. Green joined DelancyHill, P.A., in Miami as of counsel. Green concentrates in the areas of general commercial and civil litigation matters and intellectual property transactions and litigation. Ron A. Mattson joined the healthcare practice group of Akerman Senterfitt in Tampa as an associate. Jason Perkins, Michelle Holland, Ben J. Hayes, and Daniel Hernandez joined Carlton Fields. Perkins joined the litigation and dispute resolution group in Orlando as an associate. Holland joined the real estate and mortgage financing practice group in St. Petersburg as a staff attorney. Hayes joined the corporate, securities, taxation, and asset-based financing practice group in St. Petersburg as a shareholder. Hernandez joined the government law and consulting practice group in Tallahassee as an associate. Maureen Martinez-Schwab and Todd Romano joined Romano, Eriksen & Cronin in Lake Worth as associates. C. Todd Smith announces the formation of the Law Offices of C. Todd Smith, P.A., with offices at 636 W. Yale St., Orlando 32804; phone (407) 472-0674; fax (407) 472-0675; e-mail [email protected] The firm concentrates in the areas of personal injury law, insurance law, and criminal defense. Bruce Boiko and Michael Lozoff joined the Adorno & Yoss in Miami as partners. Boiko practices in the areas of credit union law, creditors’ rights, bankruptcy and real property transactions. Lozoff will head the credit union law group and the firm’s financial institution practice area. Howard A. Kantrowitz and Maria-Cristina Del Vall e joined Fieldstone, Lester, Shear & Denberg, L.L.P., of Coral Gables. Kantrowitz focuses on all aspects of commercial real estate related transactions. Del Valle joined as of counsel and concentrates in the area of real estate with special emphasis in the representation of Latin American and European nationals. Stephen L. Cohen joined the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission in Washington, D.C., as an assistant chief litigation counsel in the division of enforcement. Bell & Melamed, L.L.C., has relocated its offices to Spectrum Park I, 4901 NW 17th Way, Suite 302, Ft. Lauderdale 33309; phone (954) 489-233. The firm continues to concentrate in civil litigation, insurance defense, mass tort litigation, medical malpractice, products/premises liability and construction litigation. Cristina Acosta joined McCumber, Inclan, Daniels, Valdez, Buntz & Ferrera, P.A., in Jacksonville as an associate. Acosta concentrates her practice in the areas of nursing home, medical malpractice and general liability defense.