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Ellyn S. Bogdanoff Appointed by Governor DeSantis as Co-Chair of 2019 Business Development Mission to Israel

Ellyn S. Bogdanoff has been appointed by Governor Ron DeSantis to lead the 2019 Business Development Mission to Israel. Ellyn serves as Co-Chair of the initiative, which will take place Saturday, May 25th through Friday, May 31st. Organized in conjunction with Enterprise Florida, Inc., the mission includes more than 90 delegation members and serves to […]

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Becker’s New Hires Across Offices and Practice Areas

Firm Expands with New Shareholders and Senior Level Director of Government Relations May 7, 2019 – Ft. Lauderdale, FL — Becker, a multi-practice commercial law firm with attorneys, lobbyists and other professionals at offices throughout the East Coast, has hired five new Shareholders, a Senior Director of Government Relations, and three Associates located in several […]

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Mario Bailey Elected to the Greater Miami Chamber’s Board of Directors

Congratulations to Senior Government Relations Consultant Mario Bailey who has been elected to the Greater Miami Chamber’s Board of Directors for FY20. He will officially be installed to the Board during the General Session of the Impact Goals Conference on June 13th at the Hilton Downtown Miami. Mr. Bailey concentrates on government relations and lobbying […]

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Steve Lesser Accepts Top Honor at ABA Forum Award Ceremony

As announced, Steve Lesser was awarded the prestigious Cornerstone Award, the top honor presented by the ABA Forum on Construction Law. The below video of the award ceremony includes introductory remarks by Past Chair of the Forum Will Hill detailing Steve’s commitment to Construction Law over his thirty year career. Managing Shareholder Gary Rosen who […]

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Becker’s 2019 Shareholder Meeting

Becker Shareholders and Senior Management recently came together for the firm’s 2019 Shareholder Meeting. Attorneys and lobbyists from the firm’s 16 offices throughout Florida and the East Coast convened in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida for a productive and educational weekend of relationship building, strategic planning, and camaraderie. Hosted at the Dalmar Hotel, attendees took part in […]

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Martin Cabalar and Vincenzo Mogavero Successful in Obtaining Partial Summary Judgment on Behalf of Condominium Association Client

Martin Cabalar and Vincenzo Mogavero were successful in obtaining partial summary judgment dismissing nearly all claims asserted against a mid-rise, luxury condominium association client located in Morristown, NJ. The association was sued by a neighboring property owner claiming that its residents were overburdening a shared alleyway that runs between the parties’ properties.

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Steven Lesser Appointed Chair of the Board of Legal Specialization & Education

Congratulations to Shareholder Steven Lesser on his appointment as Chair of the Florida Bar Board of Legal Specialization and Education (BLSE). His term will run July 1, 2019 – June 30, 2020. The BLSE administers the Bar’s certification plan and is charged with identifying attorneys who have substantial experience and special knowledge, skills, and proficiency […]

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Becker’s Construction Practice Receives Top Recognition in 2019 Chambers USA Guide

Fort Lauderdale, FL – Becker is pleased to announce that the firm’s Construction Law & Litigation Practice has once again received top recognition by esteemed legal publication, Chambers USA. Market observers from the publication call Becker “an excellent firm” in the construction sphere with “terrific lawyers.” Chambers USA has recognized Becker’s Construction practice every year […]

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Veteran Financial Services Lawyer Paul H. Shur Joins Becker

New York, NY – April 24, 2019 – Becker is pleased to announce that Paul H. Shur has joined the Corporate Practice as a Shareholder in the firm’s New York, NY; Redbank, NJ; and Naples, FL offices. He will focus on the representation of banks, institutional lenders, secondary financing sources and commercial and financial transactions […]

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Steven Blattner Joins Becker’s Federal Lobbying Practice in Washington, D.C.

April 19, 2019 — Washington, D.C. – Becker is pleased to announce that Steven Blattner has joined the firm as a Government Relations Consultant in its Federal Lobbying Practice in Washington, D.C. Steven previously served as a Legislative Assistant to U.S. Congresswoman Yvette D. Clarke, managing the legislative portfolio of issues under jurisdiction of the House […]

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