JULY/AUG 2021 BAR BULLETIN July | August 2021 - Page 26

Attorneys are needed for a wellestablished , expanding law firm in Northern Palm Beach County . Attorneys must be motivated with a minimum of 5 years of experience in either Real Estate or Commercial Litigation . Competitive salary and excellent benefits . E-Mail resume to jgoldmc @ gmail . com .

LEGAL ASSISTANT NEEDED- Full time . Mid-size civil litigation law firm seeking experienced legal assistant , insurance defense experience required . Qualified candidates must be familiar with court procedures and have extensive experience scheduling , drafting legal documents , and filing pleadings in state and federal courts . Candidate must be very organized , detail-oriented , work well under pressure and have a good attendance record . Salary is based upon experience and excellent benefits provided . Email resume to Palmbeachlaw1 @ gmail . com .

S easoned real estate and business lawyer relocating to Palm Beach County seeking part-time or overflow arrangement with an established firm or business . Extensive commercial experience , including leasing , purchases and sales , development , family business restructuring , and financing . Can work remotely and seamlessly . Admitted in FL , as well as NY , NJ , and PA . Contact ( 914 ) 772-1699 .

Hearsay

DANA C . HERST , a West Palm Beach native who has been practicing law in Palm Beach County for over twenty years , has joined Pike & Lustig , LLP , in West Palm Beach as an attorney focusing on commercial litigation and other sophisticated business matters . Ms . Herst is a former prosecutor in the Palm Beach County State Attorney ’ s Office . She also served the City of West Palm Beach as an Assistant City Attorney where she both litigated on behalf of and in defense of the City of West Palm Beach , a municipal corporation , in several commercial matters . Ms . Herst graduated from University of South Florida with a Bachelor of Arts degree in communications and received her Juris Doctor degree from Michigan State University College of Law .

Morgan & Morgan announced today that attorney Chase Nugent has joined as the first personal injury attorney in the firm ’ s West Palm Beach office . Nugent ’ s focus will include a wide range of personal injury cases , including automobile , motorcycle , trucking and boating . Prior to joining Morgan & Morgan , Nugent worked for a prominent personal injury firm in West Palm Beach . He has been named a “ Rising Star ” by Florida Super Lawyers magazine for the past three years – a recognition of only the top 2.5 percent of the state ’ s lawyers under the age of 40 . Additionally , Nugent was named to Palm Beach Illustrated ’ s 2021 list of Top Lawyers . Nugent graduated from Florida State University and received his juris doctor from the University of Florida Levin College of Law . He is a fourth generation Palm Beach County resident , and third generation Palm Beach County trial attorney .

Full-service law firms Nason Yeager

Gerson Harris & Fumero , with offices in Palm Beach Gardens and Boca Raton , and Haile Shaw & Pfaffenberger , with offices in North Palm Beach , Palm Beach and Wellington , today announced the merger of their respective firms effective June 1 , 2021 . This new partnership will build on both firms ’ long-standing principles of client service and personalized legal representation . Haile Shaw brings additional practice areas to Nason Yeager including appellate , nonprofit and exempt organizations and public finance . The combined firm of 40 attorneys will operate under the Nason Yeager Gerson Harris & Fumero banner . The Haile Shaw attorneys and staff will relocate to Nason Yeager ’ s expanded office space at 3001 PGA Blvd in Palm Beach Gardens . This merger comes as Nason Yeager celebrates its 60th anniversary . Founded in 1960 , Nason Yeager has expanded from a two-person firm to one of the largest firms based in Palm Beach County . The firm began as Nason Gildan in January 1960 when friends Will Nason and Herb Gildan opened an office in the historic Harvey Building in downtown West Palm Beach . Now combining with Haile Shaw , the firm will include many of the most experienced and respected attorneys throughout Palm Beach County and the state of Florida .

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