3 Fowler White Burnett Managing Shareholders Selected For South Florida’s 2016 Power Leaders In Law And Accounting
Fowler White Burnett is pleased to announce that Managing Shareholders Edward J. Briscoe, Christopher E. Knight and Richard A. Wood were selected for South Florida’s 2016 Power Leaders in Law and Accounting by the South Florida Business Journal. Knight and Wood were selected for the fourth straight year and Briscoe for the third straight year. The SFBJ’s Power Leaders in Law and Accounting highlights executives that are known for their innovative ideas and savvy business acumen within their region’s prosperous and evolving business landscape.
Briscoe focuses his practice on product liability and toxic tort litigation. He has extensive experience dealing with lawsuits involving a wide variety of chemicals and hazardous materials, as well as the diseases commonly associated with exposure to these materials. He frequently represents Fortune 500 companies and underwriters in the defense of personal and class action suits alleging exposure to asbestos, silica, benzene, beryllium, mold and other toxins. In addition, Ed handles complex matters involving environmental, transportation, maritime and premises liability.
Knight devotes a significant portion of his practice to the defense of medical malpractice and health care-related claims. He also represents domestic and international airline carriers, aircraft and engine manufacturers and maintenance providers in litigation arising from mass disasters and aircraft accidents. In the products arena, he handles products liability and related litigation for notable manufacturers, distributors and retailers. Knight represents Fortune 500 companies, major insurance carriers, several
Fowler White Burnett Attorneys Selected As Finalists For South Florida Business & Wealth Magazine's 2016 Up & Comers Award
Fowler White Burnett is pleased to announce that shareholder Michael J. Drahos and associates, Howard E. Fox and Alyssa Razook Wan have been selected as Finalists for South Florida Business & Wealth Magazine's 2016 Up & Comers Awards.
The Up & Comer Awards were created to honor young professionals who have achieved excellence in their careers, shown a commitment to their community and demonstrated leadership. The categories are Banking, Construction, Education, Healthcare, Finance, Hospitality, Insurance, Law, Marketing & Media, Non-Profit, Professional Services, Public Relations, Real Estate, Retail and Technology/Utilities.
The winners in each category will be announced during a cocktail reception and an awards ceremony at The Venue in Wilton Manors at 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, June 16, 2016.