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Mission Complete! Becker’s Board Member Bootcamp Dubbed a Huge Success

   “I think every member of the board should attend these”   “An engaging presentation”   “The content is great”   “This gets us excited to be board members”   “I’ve learned so much”   On November 14, more than 150 board members and managers from across South Florida gathered in Davie for Becker’s […]

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Becker Hosts Lunch for Bahamian Prime Minister Philip E. Davis and Consul General Curt G. Hollingsworth

Becker had the distinct honor of hosting an impactful lunch for Bahamian Prime Minister Philip Davis and Consul General Curt Hollingsworth, commemorating 50 years of Bahamian independence. During this momentous event, we celebrated the achievements of trailblazing Bahamians in the United States and paid homage to the enduring legacy of those who have paved the […]

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Becker 2022 Attorney Retreat

 After a four-year hiatus, Becker hosted a retreat for professionals at the Ritz-Carlton, Naples in April. The program featured guest speakers Judge Bernice B. Donald, Dr. Ericka Goodwin, a board-certified psychiatrist and bestselling author, and Bob Kendrick, President of the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum. Most importantly, the retreat afforded our people the opportunity to […]

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Top Ten Mistakes Contractors Make When Growing Too Fast

Lee Weintraub presented at the recent Marcum Summit, speaking about the top mistakes contractors make when they grow too fast. From disorganized accounting to technology capabilities, poor hiring, rushed project mobilization, and more, Lee highlighted how contractors can prevent common missteps from happening to them. If you are interested in learning more and would like […]

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Jie Chengying Xiu Presents at the 2019 Global Legal Alliance Conference in Singapore

Jie Chengying Xiu, Becker’s New York Corporate Shareholder, attended the Global Legal Alliance (GLA)’s Annual Conference 2019 in Singapore from November 5-7, 2019. she presented on the introduction of the U.S. capital markets and the fund-raising methods for Chinese companies, including IPO, RTO, SPAC and private placements. GLA is a global legal service alliance and […]

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Becker Hosts Lex Fellows in Washington, D.C.

Becker’s Federal Lobbying Team was honored to host Lex Fellows in the Firm’s Washington, D.C. office this week. Managing Director Omar Franco and Senior Government Relations Consultant Clarence Williams spoke to Lex Fellows about their role as lobbyists and reviewed a case study together on the Federal RFP process. The Lex Fellowship is a global […]

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New Jersey Community Association Group Sets Sail with Manager Friends

On June 13th, Becker, together with Mutual of Omaha, Accurate Reconstruction, Morris Engineering, and other sponsors, set sail aboard a Manhattan Elite yacht for a cruise around NYC with our manager guests. The scenic night was filled with skyline views, delicious food, and lively conversation. Guests aboard the yacht were treated to giveaways and prizes […]

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Becker Sponsors Backpack Barber Foundation Fundraiser

Becker served as a proud sponsor of Backpack Barber Foundation’s first-ever fundraising event, “Cocktails for Cuts.” All of the proceeds raised from the event will help the Foundation in its mission to provide the homeless with professional haircuts, backpacks, and hygiene items. Becker shareholder Jeremy Sahn sits on the executive board of the Foundation and donates significant […]

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Clarence Williams Presents About Qualified Opportunity Zones and Their Potential for the P3 Community

Clarence Williams, Senior Government Relations Consultant in Becker’s Washington, DC office, participated in the annual Federal Public Private Partnership Conference as an expert on Opportunity Zones. Clarence discussed how local communities can take advantage of the new Opportunity Zones program and how they can build a vision that can transform cities and communities. The sessions […]

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New York & New Jersey Team Hosts “Community Association Clubs: Challenges and Perspectives” Event

On December 5th, we held our second presentation for association board members, club members, and managers. The event, “Community Association Clubs: Challenges and Perspectives,” was held at Sterling Pointe at Franklin HOA and was co-sponsored by NFP, Property & Casualty, and Wilkin & Guttenplan, CPAs. Two credits for continuing manager education were provided to those […]

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Yolanda Cash Jackson Inducted into Miami Edison Hall of Fame

Yolanda Cash Jackson, shareholder in our Government Law & Lobbying Group, has been inducted into the Miami Edison Hall of Fame. Now in its second year, the annual event recognizes alumni, faculty, and staff members of the Miami Edison Community who  have made noteworthy accomplishments in an array of fields including education, community involvement and […]

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Carissa Faña Represents Becker at Hispanic Lobbyists Association Reception

Carissa Faña, government relations consultant in our D.C. office, represented Becker on Thursday, October 11, at the Hispanic Lobbyists Association reception honoring the 30th Anniversary of the Congressional Hispanic Staff Association’s service on the Hill. Carissa (second from right) is pictured below in the Senate Hart Office Building with the president, key staff and board […]

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Becker 2018 Attorney Retreat

   “Best firm retreat ever”   “Outside speakers were well-chosen and interesting”   “Plenty of time to network and rekindle friendships”   “Gave me a feeling of cohesion and left me motivated to advance the goals of the firm”  

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Congressional Hispanic Leadership Institute’s 7th Annual Trade & International Affairs Symposium Features U.S. Treasurer Jovita Carranza

Omar Franco, Vice-Chair of the Corporate Advisory Board of the Congressional Hispanic Leadership Institute (CHLI), is also the Chair of the CHLI’s 7th Annual Trade & International Affairs Symposium, held on October 3, 2018. The keynote speaker is U.S. Treasurer Jovita Carranza. Read more    

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Senior Government Relations Consultant Mario J. Bailey Moderated Last Night’s Open Town Hall

Mario J Bailey, senior government relations consultant, moderated last night’s Open Town Hall on gun safety at Riviera Presbyterian Church in Miami. Mario directed the discussion, intended to explore ways to take action to stop the epidemic of gun violence, among the prominent political leaders and organizers pictured below. Left to right: Former Florida State […]

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Mario J. Bailey Led Leadership Miami’s Government Session Last Saturday

Mario J. Bailey, Senior Government Relations Consultant in our Government Law & Lobbying group, led Leadership Miami’s Government Session on Saturday, May 5 at the Cutler Bay Town Center. An executive member of Leadership Miami, Mario planned and moderated the session covering important community topics. Speakers included Representative Kionne McGhee, who discussed the gun debate, […]

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Daniel Wallach Addresses MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference

Becker shareholder Daniel Wallach​, a nationally recognized authority on sports and gaming law, was a featured panelist at the 12th Annual Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Sloan Sports Analytics Conference on February 23 in Boston​. Dan, along with fellow panelists Chad Millman, Head of Media, The Action Network, Dr. Laila Mintas, PH.D., Deputy President, Sportradar, Jeff Ma, Senior […]

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Founding Shareholder Alan Becker Joins Florida Governor Rick Scott as Part of the Governor’s Trade Mission to Israel

Founding shareholder Alan Becker joined Florida Governor Rick Scott as part of the Governor’s Trade Mission to Israel. Alan is pictured (r) with Gov. and Mrs. Scott and Simon Falic (Chairman of Duty Free Americas) overlooking the Old City of Jerusalem and with Enterprise Florida representatives Elssa Rappaport (l) and Nurit Gazit (r).    

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