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Looking for something that sets your law firm apart? We’ve got 43 reasons. “A Martindale-Hubbell AV ® certification mark is a significant rating accomplishment—a testament to the fact that a lawyer’s peers rank him or her at the highest level of professional excellence.” —Martindale-Hubbell E stablished in 1905, Rogers Towers continues to maintain its position as Northeast Florida’s largest law firm, with over 80 attorneys throughout its six offices. The firm has offices in Jacksonville, St. Augustine, Ponte Vedra Beach, Amelia Island, Naples and Fort Myers. Rogers Towers has 44 AV-rated attorneys, based on Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Ratings. The firm also has 14 Board Certified attorneys. Board Certification is the highest level of eval-uation by The Florida Bar, and is based on competency and experience within an area of law and professionalism and ethics in practice. In 2010, Rogers Towers was honored in the inaugural “Best Law Firms” rank-ings, conducted by U.S. News. In the Jacksonville Metropolitan category, the firm was recognized in General Commercial Litigation, Banking and Finance Law, Real Estate Law, Trusts and Estates Law, and Construction Law. The attorneys at Rogers Towers have been recognized in numerous state and national publications. Eight of the firm’s attorneys were selected by their peers for inclusion in 2012 The Best Lawyers in America referral guide. Selection was based on a peer-review survey in which more than 25,000 attorneys cast almost two million votes on the legal abilities of other lawyers in their areas of practice. Florida Super Lawyers Magazine recognized 13 of the firm’s attorneys among the top lawyers in Florida for 2011. The magazine also named 10 Rogers Towers’ attorneys in its “Rising Stars” issue. Only five percent of lawyers in the state are named by the publication. Additionally, Florida Trend Magazine named 14 Rogers Towers attorneys in its 2011 “Legal Elite” publication. Lawyers throughout the state voted for their peers to be recognized in this issue. Rogers Towers, P.A. – 43 AV Preeminent Rated Attorneys A. Graham Allen Commercial Litigation C. Davis Ely Real Estate Gregory F. Lunny Commercial Litigation William E. Scheu Real Estate Anthony A. Anderson Real Estate Richard H. Fairweather Estate Planning & Probate Richard L. Maguire Environmental Tito S. Smith Estate Planning & Probate Mark M. Arnold Eminent Domain René M. Fix Labor & Employment Sandra J. Mathis Family Law Troy K. Smith Construction Law Ellen M. Avery-Smith Land Use/Zoning Fred D. Franklin, Jr. Commercial Litigation Marc M. Mayo Labor & Employment Joseph O. Stroud, Jr. Litigation William D. Brinton Litigation Theodore R. Hainline, Jr. Land Use/Zoning Edward McCarthy, III Commercial Litigation J. Ellsworth Summers, Jr. Commercial Litigation Marla K. Buchanan Family Law Christopher C. Hazelip Civil Litigation G. Kenneth Norrie Construction M. Scott Thomas Commercial Litigation J. Kirby Chritton Business Law E. Allen Hieb, Jr. Business Law H. Joseph O’Shields Real Estate Richard S. Vermut Intellectual Property Betsy C. Cox Commercial Bankruptcy Robert T. Hyde, Jr. Commercial Bankruptcy Robert Pritchard Health Care Douglas A. Ward Real Estate Charles R. Curley, Jr. Business Law John R. Ibach Real Estate James M. Riley Litigation Irvin M. Weinstein Business Law Michael J. Dewberry General Litigation Paige Hobbs Johnston Land Use/Zoning Adrian Rust Commercial Litigation Michael A. Wodrich Business Law Wyman R. Duggan Land Use/Zoning Edward L. Kelly Business Law Thomas C. Saitta Intellectual Property Donald C. Wright Estate Planning & Probate Jacksonville (Headquarters) ROGERS TOWERS, P.A. | Amelia Island | Ponte Vedra Beach | St. Augustine | Naples | Ft. Myers rtlaw.com A 904 MAGAZINE ADVERTISEMENT

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