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Seven lawyers from Icard Merrill, in Sarasota, have been picked to the listing of 2021 Florida Super Legal professionals and Rising Stars.

Tremendous Lawyers is a Thomson Reuters score support of superb lawyers from extra than 70 exercise areas who have distinguished them selves in their authorized observe, attaining a substantial diploma of peer recognition and experienced achievement.

Icard Merrill attorneys chosen to the record are Charles J. Bartlett, Enterprise Litigation Drew Clayton, Securities Litigation Thomas F. Icard Jr., Development Litigation Telese B. McKay, Real Estate William W. Merrill III, Land Use & Zoning and Alyssa M. Nohren, Serious Estate. In addition, attorney Jordan Riccardi, Estate Planning & Probate, was named to the checklist of 2021 Florida Rising Stars.

Super Lawyers selects attorneys utilizing a patented multiphase approach. Peer nominations and evaluations are blended with unbiased investigate. The yearly options are produced working with a rigorous method, including a statewide survey of attorneys, an independent investigate analysis of candidates and peer testimonials by follow place.

Only 5% of the legal professionals in just about every condition or location are named to the Super Legal professionals record.

Rising Stars are lawyers 40 or younger, or who have been working towards no far more than 10 a long time. Only 2.5% make the slash.


Linda Poteat-Brown has been promoted to vice president of human sources recently at Easterseals Contentment House, in Sarasota. Poteat-Brown has been the director of the division considering the fact that 2016, main worker functions as properly as several departments in the course of her tenure.

Poteat-Brown came to Easterseals from Atlanta, where she worked in the human means office at Morehouse College of Medication for 14 many years. Just before that, her broad and assorted qualifications was honed at Philip Morris, Avon and Bloomingdale’s.