Chambers USA Ranks More Brannock Humphries & Berman Lawyers As Leaders In Appellate Practice Than Any Other Florida Firm
Praising its attorneys’ “high-caliber work” and singling out the firm as a “highly-respected boutique,” Chambers USA has placed Brannock Humphries & Berman, and its three managing shareholders, in elite company on one of the most prestigious rankings of Florida’s top appellate lawyers and law firms.
Just shy of its eleventh anniversary, Brannock & Humphries has added managing shareholder Ceci Berman’s name to the firm’s marquee, becoming Brannock Humphries & Berman.
After surveying more than 7,000 Hillsborough County lawyers, TAMPA Magazine has placed Ceci Berman and Celene Humphries on its annual list of the best attorneys in the Tampa Bay area.
In a thorough opinion disapproving the reasoning of several other appeals courts around the country, the Second District Court of Appeal sided with Brannock & Humphries today in ruling that a trial court, not an arbitrator, should decide whether to send a couple’s lawsuit against Airbnb to arbitration. The case stems
Brannock & Humphries attorney Joe Eagleton was part of an all-star collection of appellate attorneys who spoke at a special continuing legal education program, “Appeals for the Pro Bono Practitioner,” that headlined the first day of the Florida Bar’s winter meeting in Orlando.
Board-certified appellate lawyer Tom Seider, an associate at the firm since 2014, has been elected a shareholder of Brannock & Humphries. Mr. Seider concentrates his appellate practice on personal injury litigation and complex commercial disputes. A leader in the state and local appellate bars,
Last year, Brannock & Humphries provided appellate support at eight trials that made the list of the top verdicts in the United States, and another case in which Brannock & Humphries played a key role ended with one of the nation’s 100 highest settlements.
Board certified attorney Tracy Carlin, a longtime fixture in Florida appellate circles and Of Counsel for Brannock & Humphries, was the featured speaker at this month’s webinar series hosted by the Florida Bar’s Appellate Practice Section. Ms. Carlin spoke on the intricacies of pass-through jurisdiction, a narrow and frequently misunderstood procedural
As in years past, Brannock & Humphries was once again named a “Tier 1” regional law firm in the areas of appellate practice and commercial litigation, also garnering a “Tier 2” ranking from U.S. News & World Report in personal injury litigation on behalf of plaintiffs.
Brannock & Humphries shareholder Celene Humphries discussed the evolving topic of evidence spoliation in personal injury and products liability cases in a special webinar she also co-chaired along with well-known personal injury attorney Jamie Holland. The program, entitled “57.105 Motions and Defense Motions for Fraud on the Court,” addressed defense motions,