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Steven S.

Steven Stark

422 reviews
For over 30 years, Steven Stark has offered counsel to non-profit organizations and private companies. He has a passion for helping small businesses in particular since he himself started several businesses of his own in New York and Florida. He understands the importance of small businesses having a reliable attorney to advise them about legal matters from their inception.
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Joshua G.

Joshua Garber

267 reviews
Representing notable clients like Tesla and the City of Los Angeles, Josh Garber excels at helping clients with employment and labor laws. Many of his past clients have had great success using Josh for employment agreements and Division of Labor Standards Enforcement (DLSE) hearings. With his practical advice, he has even helped clients avoid going to court.
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Richard G.

Richard Gora

195 reviews
Looking for an attorney with experience? Richard Gora is the exact attorney you want. Having defended over 100 cases both in state and federal courts and working with clients from around the globe, Richard has an array of different experiences. His services are wide-ranging and include business litigation, securities litigations, employment litigation, and business counsel. Prior to founding Gora LLC, he worked for Finn, Dixon & Herling LLP for eight years.
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Will C.

Will Cantrell

4 reviews
Will Cantrell is an employment attorney with almost a decade of experience. He is licensed to practice law in Georgia and Florida. Will obtained a Juris Doctor in law after he graduated from the Florida State University College of Law. He has represented numerous corporate clients, including Quasar Risk Advisors and several local companies in Florida. Will has been a managing partner at Cantrell Duarte, PLLC, since May 2017.
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Steven D.

Steven Davis

Steven Davis practices law in the Business and Real Estate departments for Boies, Schiller & Flexner, LLP, of which he is a Partner. His main focus areas also include bankruptcy, foreclosures, collections, as well as intellectual property law. He is experienced in technology related matters because he worked as a computer programmer for IMB Corporation. Steven attended The University of Miami School of Law and graduated with his J.D. in 1982.
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Christopher L.

Christopher Lin

2 reviews
Purpose-driven business and strategic advisor, who combines 12+ years of experience as a Partner in a large, international law firm with 5+ years of in-house leadership as ... read more
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Rick D.

Rick Duarte

2 reviews
Rick received his B.A. from the University of Florida and his J.D. from the Emory University School of Law. He has been named a “Rising Star” by Florida Super Lawyers since... read more
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Jonathan K.

Jonathan Klurfeld

2 reviews
As a private attorney, Jonathan Klurfeld devotes time to each of his clients and pays close attention to detail and while supplying personal attention that is often impossible at a large law firm. His areas of practice include loan modification, ITS and second mortgage debt, and condominium matters. Mr. Klurfeld volunteered as a tax preparer through a program at St. Thomas University School of Law.
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Jeffrey P.

Jeffrey Pomeranz

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Jeffrey Pomeranz is an attorney at law who has been serving corporate clients for the past decade. He has been licensed to practice law in both New York and Florida. Jeffrey obtained his degree in law from the Florida State University. In addition to being an attorney, Jeffrey is also a licensed real estate broker. He is experienced in dealing with legal matters that involve labor and employment law. Jeffrey has been serving as a general counselor at TNC Capital since March 2017.
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Dax Dietiker

Dax Dietiker is a business lawyer with experience in numerous corporate legal practice areas, including trademark and copyright law, immigration law and commercial contracts. Dax is also experienced in legal research and writing. He is licensed to practice law in Florida and obtained his legal degree from the Nova Southeastern University – Shepard Broad Law Center. Between 2015 and 2016, Dax was an associate at Cole Scott. After leaving this position, he founded his own law firm.
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