FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – Sept. 17, 2015 – Law firm Becker & Poliakoff today announced that Managing Shareholder Gary C. Rosen has been named a 2015 Broward Ultimate CEO by the South Florida Business Journal. The annual awards recognize noted business leaders in Broward County who have made significant contributions to their companies and the local community. Rosen was honored at a cocktail reception and dinner on September 17 at the Marriott Harbor Beach Resort & Spa in Fort Lauderdale, FL.
Rosen has served as Managing Shareholder, the firm’s Chief Executive Officer, since 2012. He has earned a reputation for his success both as a prolific attorney and as a leader of a highly respected law firm distinguished for its legal and business strategists who partner with clients to help them achieve their goals.
“I am honored to receive this recognition and grateful to our valued clients and team members at Becker & Poliakoff who helped make this achievement possible,” Rosen said. “Looking at the coming years, I am excited by the opportunities ahead as we continue to expand and adapt our firm to meet a growing nationwide demand for our high-quality legal and business counsel.”
Rosen joined Becker & Poliakoff in 1982 as a young litigation attorney who later became the chair of the firm’s litigation practice. He has served on the firm’s Management Committee since its inception in 2006 and led the restructuring of the firm’s practices into several clearly defined and structured practice groups. He also chaired the strategic planning effort among firm leaders and initiated the firm’s attorney enhancement program. He has played a leading role in the recruitment, marketing, and overall operations of the firm for many years.
A board-certified Business Litigation attorney, Rosen has handled complex litigation for clients in the public and private sectors including county and city governments, developers, builders, corporations, condominium associations, financial institutions and physicians. Rosen also represents national corporate clients in the protection of intellectual property rights through civil prosecution of trademark and copyright infringement. He has extensive trial experience in courts throughout the country and he has obtained several multi-million dollar jury verdicts, judgments and settlements in favor of claimants in cases.
In addition to the Ultimate CEO recognition, Rosen has received many accolades and awards throughout his career. He received his bachelor’s degree from Brandeis University and his law degree from Catholic University.
About Becker & Poliakoff
Becker & Poliakoff is a multi-practice, multi-state commercial law firm providing strategic counsel to its clients – a diverse array of public, private and nonprofit organizations, and individuals. Established in 1973, the law firm currently includes more than 130 attorneys, lobbyists, and other professionals in 17 offices in Florida, New Jersey, New York and Washington, D.C. Our key practice areas include: Business Litigation; Real Estate; Community Association; Construction Law and Litigation; Government Law and Lobbying; and Corporate. Many of the firm’s attorneys are credentialed through industry and legal organizations, including more than 25 who are board certified as experts in their respective areas of law. For more about the firm, visit www.becker-lawyer.com to access the firm’s issue forums providing perspectives on timely legal and business issues.