For the fourth consecutive year, Brannock & Humphries shareholders Steve Brannock, Celene Humphries, and Ceci Berman all made Super Lawyers’ annual list of the top 100 lawyers in the state, and this year, Celene Humphries was also singled-out as one of the 10 best lawyers in Florida.
Brannock & Humphries shareholder Celene Humphries participated in a panel discussion at the 2019 Florida College of Advanced Judicial Studies, an intensive full-week program that offered numerous in-depth seminars on some of the most essential and complex issues facing Florida’s trial judges.
In a relatively rare feat, Brannock & Humphries prevailed today in a second-tier certiorari proceeding that challenged the City of Cape Coral’s attempt to annex six parcels of environmentally sensitive land on an island community in unincorporated Lee County.
Brannock & Humphries shareholder Phil Padovano, who served for more than twenty-five years on Florida’s trial and appellate benches, presented at the American Bar Association’s regional appellate practice seminar in Miami.
“The tiniest words can have the greatest consequence,” the Second District Court of Appeal stated in ruling for a Brannock & Humphries client today in a $1.5 million disagreement that turned on the appellate court’s interpretation of the parties’ prenuptial agreement.
Brannock & Humphries shareholder Ceci Berman has been named Vice Chair of the prestigious committee that is responsible for proposing amendments to the Florida Rules of Civil Procedure.
Described by peers as “fantastic,” “masterful,” “excellent,” and “very steeped” in the appellate world, Brannock & Humphries shareholders Steve Brannock, Celene Humphries, and Ceci Berman were all listed on Chambers USA’s 2019 ranking of the top appellate lawyers in Florida. No other Florida law firm of any size has more
Brannock & Humphries Obtains Affirmance Of Multimillion-Dollar Jury Verdict Against Cigarette Manufacturers
Following written and oral advocacy by Brannock & Humphries, the Fifth District Court of Appeal has fully upheld, without comment, a Brevard County jury’s decision to award $36 million, including punitive damages, to three plaintiffs in a wrongful death lawsuit against Philip Morris and R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company.
The list of the most significant verdicts won by plaintiffs in Florida during the 2018 calendar year has been released, and Brannock & Humphries played a role in three of the top nine.
Brannock & Humphries Sponsors Hillsborough County Bar Foundation’s Fourteenth Annual Law and Liberty Dinner
The Hillsborough County Bar Foundation’s biggest fundraiser of the year will be held on May 2, and Brannock & Humphries is proud to be among the sponsors for this exciting event.