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Super Lawyers Recognizes Sixteen Becker Attorneys in 2019 Edition

Super Lawyers Recognizes Sixteen Becker Attorneys in 2019 Edition

A Collage of the headshots of the 16 attorneys awarded 2019 Super Lawyers.

June 3, 2019 – Ft. Lauderdale, FLBecker is pleased to announce that sixteen of its attorneys have been named as 2019 Super Lawyers, an honor that recognizes the top 5% of the total lawyers in any given state.

The following attorneys have been listed in the 2019 edition of Super Lawyers:

Florida Super Lawyer Recipients

  • Joseph E. Adams*, Real Estate (Office Managing Shareholder, Ft. Myers/Naples, FL)
  • Hugo Alvarez, Business Litigation (Shareholder, Miami, FL)
  • Michael E. Boutzoukas, Real Estate (Shareholder, Tampa, FL)
  • Claramargaret H. Groover, Construction Litigation (Of Counsel, Orlando, FL)
  • Sanjay Kurian, Construction Litigation (Shareholder, Ft. Myers, FL)
  • Conrad J. Lazo*, Construction Litigation (Shareholder, Tampa, FL)
  • Steven B. Lesser*, Construction Litigation (Shareholder; Chair, Construction Law and Litigation Practice, Ft. Lauderdale, FL)
  • Steven H. Mezer*, Real Estate (Shareholder, Tampa, FL)
  • Jon Polenberg, Business Litigation (Shareholder, Ft. Lauderdale, FL)
  • Sean P. Sullivan, Construction Litigation (Shareholder, Ft. Lauderdale, FL)
  • Robert L. Taylor, Real Estate (Shareholder, Orlando)
  • Lee A. Weintraub*, Construction Litigation (Shareholder; Chair, Public Private Partnerships; Vice Chair, Construction Law and Litigation, Ft. Lauderdale)

Florida Rising Star Recipients

  • Evan B. Berger, Business Litigation (Shareholder, Ft. Lauderdale)
  • Jack S. Kallus, Business Litigation (Shareholder, Ft. Lauderdale, FL)

New Jersey Super Lawyer Recipient

  • Matthew Meyers, Construction Litigation (Shareholder, Morristown, NJ)

New York Super Lawyer Recipient

According to the publication’s website, Super Lawyers selects attorneys using a patented, multiphase selection process. Peer nominations and evaluations are combined with third party research. Every candidate is evaluated on twelve indicators of peer recognition and professional achievement. Selections are made on an annual state-by-state basis.

*Recipient for more than 10 years.

About Becker

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