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AD VALOREM TAX LITIGATION

John W. Chapman, Jr., Board Certified in business litigation, thirteen years experience representing property owners and property appraisers in ad valorem tax matters, including homestead and other exemptions, high-end residential, motel/hotel, retail/shopping center, office, agricultural and tangible property. He is available for representation, co-counsel, and consultation in matters pending before the Value Adjustment Board end in court. Contingency and blended rates considered. Norton, Hammersley, Lopez, & Skokos, P.A., 1819 Main Street, Suite 610, Sarasota, Florida, 34236. (941) 954-4691; jchapman@nhlslaw.com.

ADMIRALTY & MARITIME

Accident case on the water? Clark & Watson, P.A. Specialists in maritime cases handled Statewide. Emphasis on Jones Act, seamen's and longshoremen's personal injury/death claims. Cruise ship and pleasure boat cases also. Referral inquires welcome. Web site: www.LawBoat.com; 1930 Perry Place, Jacksonville, Florida 32207; (Toll Free 1-666-LAWSHIP); Telephone: (904) 346-1400; Fax (904) 346-3985.

ALCOHOL & SUBSTANCE ABUSE LICENSE PROBLEMS

Richard B. Marx, "AV" rated lawyer and former member of the board of directors of Florida Lawyers Assistance, Inc., is available to act as a consultant or for representation of professionals with licensing problems brought about by addiction or other causes. Capable of assisting with a recovery program and all phases of license problems. Representation includes grievance committees, Bar admissions, and readmission for suspended attorneys, as well as DBPR license defense for health care professionals. 66 West Flagler Street, Second Floor, Miami 33130, phone (305) 579-9060, fax (305) 377-0503.

APPELLATE LAW

Joseph C. Hood, Esquire, Board Certified in Marital and Family Law, and annual speaker at the Marital and Family Law Certification Review Course, is available for representation or consultation in marital and family law and related appeals throughout the state. Board Certified in Marital and Family Law since 1991 and has substantial experience in family law appeals. Phone (813) 254-5554, fax (813) 254-7604, e-mail: jchpa@gte.net.

ASSET PROTECTION

Bernard A. Singer, "AV" rated. Board Certified Tax Lawyer, CPA, with over 20 years experience in creditor protection matters including offshore and domestic trusts, limited partnerships, LLC's and Florida exemption planning is available to assist you and your clients statewide. Participation fees honored. Phone: (954) 985-8600; E-mail: berniesinger@lawyer.com, Web site: www. berniesinger.com.

ATTORNEY DISCIPLINE & BAR ADMISSION

Charles L. Curtis, experienced, "AV" rated, administrative-civil trial lawyer and past chair (twice) of Florida Bar grievance committees. Available for consultation and representation before grievance committees, Florida Board of Bar Examiners, referee, and Supreme Court proceedings invoking attorney admission/discipline. Charles L. Curtis, P.A., 1119 S.E. 3rd Avenue, Ft. Lauderdale 33316-1197, phone (954) 763-1716, fax (954) 462-7652.

Richard A. Greenberg, "AV" rated lawyer, former disciplinary counsel for The Florida Bar with over 15 years experience in the field, is available for representation before grievance committees, before the Florida Board of Bar Examiners, in referee proceedings, and in any proceedings involving attorney discipline and Bar admission. Member of the national Association of Professional Responsibility Lawyers. Member of The Florida Bar Professional Ethics Committee (1994-2003). 325 West Perk Avenue, Tallahasssee 32301, phone (850) 681-9848, toll free 1-888-3ETHICS.

Jerome H. Shevin, experienced "AV" rated trial and appellate lawyer and former chair of a Florida Bar Grievance Committee. Available to consult with and represent lawyers before grievance committees, Florida Board of Bar Examiners, in subsequent referee and Supreme Court proceedings. Also available as expert witness or consultant on matters of the Rules of Professional Conduct and the interpretation of said rules and has been certified as such by a Florida Circuit Court Judge. Jerome H. Shevin, P.A., Gables One Tower--Penthouse, 1320 S. Dixie Highway, Coral Gables 33146, phone (305) 661-6664.

Donald A. Smith, Jr., "AV" rated lawyer with over 20 years experience in prosecuting and defending attorneys in Bar grievance/disciplinary proceedings is available to represent lawyers in Bar proceedings, including reinstatement/readmission. He is available to serve as an expert witness. He has represented applicants before the Board of Bar Examiners for over 17 years and is available for representation concerning applications and character/fitness proceedings. Donald A. Smith, Jr., Suite 200, 109 North Brush Street, Tampa 33602, phone (813) 273-0063, e-mail@smithtozian.com.

Kevin P. Tynan, "AV" rated former disciplinary counsel for The Florida Bar (1988-2000), is available for consultation and representation concerning all matters related to the attorney grievance process, inclusive of grievance, trial and appellate representation. Further, he is available for consultation and expert testimony on all matters related to a lawyer's professional responsibilities. Kevin P. Tyrian, Esq., Richardson & Tynan, P.L.C., 8142 North University Drive, Tamarac 33321, phone (954) 721-7300.

ATTORNEY ADMISSION AND DISCIPLINE/PROFESSIONAL ADMISSION AND DISCIPLINE/EXPERT ETHICS OPINION

Joseph A. Corsmeier, Esquire, "AV" rated former disciplinary counsel for The Florida Bar (1990-1998), is available to represent attorneys in all matters before The Florida Bar and Board of Bar Examiners, including disciplinary, reinstatement, and admission proceedings. Also available to represent professionals in admission and licensing proceedings before all state boards and agencies and for consultation and expert testimony on legal ethics and malpractice issues. Joseph A. Corsmeier, P.A., 2655 McCormick Dr., Suite 212, Clearwater, FL 33759, Office: (727) 799-1688, Fax: (727) 799-1670.

ATTORNEY/PROFESSIONAL ADMISSION AND DISCIPLINE

David R. Ristoff, "AV" rated former chief counsel for the Tampa office of The Florida Bar, Department of Lawyer Regulation (1984-June 2000), is available for representation of attorneys in admission and before grievance committees, referee proceedings, reinstatements, Florida Board of Bar Examiners, and appeals before the Supreme Court of Florida. Available to represent other professionals in licensure proceedings. Also available for consultation and/or expert testimony on legal ethics and malpractice issues. David R. Ristoff, Williams, Ristoff, & Proper, P.L.C., 6131 U. S. Highway 19, New Port Richey, phone (727) 842-9758, fax (727) 848-2494.

CLASS ACTIONS

Marc A. Wites, Esq. represents plaintiffs in class actions. Class action practice areas include deceptive trade practices, securities, antitrust, banking, defective and mislabeled products, tax, real estate, employment, and lending. Marc has vast experience representing plaintiffs and defendants in class litigation and has received court approval as class counsel in many cases. Marc's publications include "The Florida Litigation Guide" (www.flalitguide.com). Co-counsel agreements welcome and referral fees paid in accordance with Bar rules. Wites, Kapeten & Friedland, P.A., Deerfield Beach, FL; (954) 570-8989; mwites@wklawyers.com; www.wklawyers.com.

CRIMINAL LAW

Michael Bruce Cohen, Esq., "AV" rated, Board Certified Criminal Trial Lawyer, former state and federal prosecutor, member of the Florida, D.C., and N.Y. bars, announces his availability to accept all state and federal criminal trial and appellate matters including international extraditions. Participation fees honored. 500 West Cypress Creek Road, Ste 300, Ft. Lauderdale 33309; tel (954) 928-0059; fax (954)928-0829;e-mail: MCOHENLAW@aol.com.

Troy D. Ferguson, Esq., former federal prosecutor and commercial litigation partner of 200+ attorney international law firm and member of the Florida and D. C. Bars, announces his availability to accept all federal criminal trial and appellate matters, including public corruption and white collar criminal cases. Participation fees honored. 3001 SW 3rd Avenue, Miami, Florida 33129; tel (305) 858-0888; fax (305) 858-7107; e-mail: troydeme@aol.com.

CRIMINAL/TICKET COVERAGE

R. Perez-Ceballos announces his availability to provide Criminal & Ticket Coverage in the Miami-Dade Area. Will attend pretrials, arraignments, motion calendar, soundings, trials, etc. Discounts available and based on number of cases and repetitiveness of usage. We can take care of all your cases at a fraction of what you would have to pay a full-time associate. Office: (305) 445-4224, Direct: (786) 346-5616; Email: Miamiticketlaw@aol.com.

CRUISE LINES

Cruise Lines--Charles R. Lipcon. Passenger and seamen's claims handled since 1971, emphasis on personal injury/death. One Biscayne Tower, Suite 2480 Miami 33131, phone (305) 373-3016, fax (305) 373-6204, e-mail SEALAW@aol.com.

DENTAL AND ORAL SURGERY

Stanley W. Lane, D.D.S., J.D., attorney and board certified oral-maxillo facial surgeon, former associate professor Mt. Sinai, N.Y.U. College of Dentistry, 20 years of dental malpractice expertise; Sharon M. Sabel, Esq., 16 years experience in dental malpractice; available for referrals or co-counsel, specializing in dental malpractice exclusively. N.Y. and Florida Bar. Stanley W. Lane, D.D.S., P.A., 2775 East Oakland Park Boulevard, Suite 6, Ft. Lauderdale 33306, telephone: (954) 568-2111, facsimile: (954) 568-5521.

DISABILITY INSURANCE

Kimsey Law Group has been representing clients in disability insurance disputes for several years. These cases fall under both ERISA and state law, depending on whether the disability insurance claim falls under a private disability insurance policy or an employer-funded ERISA plan, initial consultation is always free of charge. Kimsey Law Group, 3816 W. Linebaugh Ave., Ste. 412, Tampa 33624, telephone (813) 265-9292, fax (813) 265-1752, Website: www.ProtectingYourRights.com, e-mail: info@kimseylaw.com.

John J. Spiegel invites inquiries about disability insurance matters: claims, coverage disputes, trial, litigation, and appeals for all forms of disability coverages, e.g., individual, group, ERISA (including "appeals"). Disability claims are often complex and contested. Early consultation and representation is strongly recommended. Co-counsel arrangements welcomed. Referring attorney fees protected. John J. Spiegel, P.A., Concord Building 7th Floor, 66 West Flagler Street, Miami 33130, (305) 539-0700.

Wagar Murray & Feit PA focuses its practice on individual and group (ERISA) disability insurance disputes. Our attorneys can anticipate insurance companies' strategies and tactics in denying and litigating such claims, as well as navigate swiftly through policy provisions that attempt to severely limit insurance companies' liability in accordance with the developing law. Managing partner Kirk Wagar, rated AV by Martindale Hubbell, has lectured throughout the country on disability insurance, unfair claims practices and bad faith. Wagar Murray & Feit PA has a unique perspective and a seasoned approach to disability insurance issues that arise in both individual and ERISA disability matters. Wagar Murray & Feit PA, 3250 Mary Street, Suite 302, Coconut Grove, FL 33133; Tel: (305) 443-7772; Fax: (365) 443-1969; www.wagarlaw.com.

Winkles Law Group represents professionals and others who have been denied benefits under individual or ERISA plans. We have handled a landmark case and nationwide cases against major insurers. We welcome referrals and co-counsels. Contact Frank Winkles by phone--(813) 226-3090, by fax--(813) 226-3128, by mail--707 N. Franklin St., 2nd Floor, Tampa, FL 33602, by e-mail--frank@winkleslaw.com or at our Web site--www.winkleslaw.com.

ELECTRONIC DISCOVERY & COMPUTER FORENSICS

Denise Mendez Smith, fifteen years complex commercial litigation experience. Services include computer forensic recovery of deleted documents, data, and e-mail; electronic discovery, consulting and strategic planning; and electronic evidence preservation. Available for appointment as special master or third-party neutral in electronic discovery disputes, matters involving proprietary concerns or complex electronic discovery issues. MCSA, A+, Network+ certifications and extensive computer forensic training. Electronic Data Discovery, Inc., 850.386.6004 www.edd-inc.net, dsmith@edd-inc.net.

ERISA

Lawrence D. Bache--Disputes governed by the Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA)--Litigation to recover wrongfully denied health, disability, pension, severance, life or other employee benefits. Federal and State Court accredited and experienced. Available for representation, referrals and/or consultation. The Law Office of Lawrence D. Bachs, 9000 West Sheridan Street, Suite 174, Pembroke Pines FL 33024, phone (954) 436-7376, fax (954) 436-2926, e-mail: lawbache@netzero.net.

EXCESSIVE FORCE/FALSE ARREST/ POLICE CASES

Temporary overflow of work? Can't be in two places at once? Personal injury attorney has 22 years experience with emphasis in 42 USC 1983 police cases representing both Plaintiffs and Defendants, wants to be your independent contractor. Available for referrals, consultations and/or co-counsel arrangements. Call the Law Offices of John J. Hoffman at (561) 775-0661; 10194 Osprey Trace, West Palm Beach, FL 33412.

FALSE CLAIMS ACT/QUI TAM

Joseph J. Pappacoda, former Florida Assistant Statewide Prosecutor, special agent and senior accountant announces his availability for representation or consultation in Florida and , Federal False Claims Act (Qui Tam) cases, including Medicaid, Medicare and all other False Claims Act cases. Joseph J. Pappacoda, Esquire, 500 Southeast 6th Street, Suite 100, Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33301; phone (954) 522-6659.

FEDERAL TORT CLAIMS

John W. Merting, P.A, representation or co-counsel in general personal injury claims and medical malpractice claims against United States Military and Veterans Administration hospitals. Twenty-five plus years experience in FTCA claims arising throughout the United States at the administrative and federal court trial levels. Admitted in Florida, Colorado and Southern District of Alabama. John W. Merting, P.A., Harbourtown--Ste. 39, 913 Gulf Breeze Pkwy., Gulf Breeze 32561, phone (850) 916-9645, fax (850) 916-9787.

HEALTH CARE LAW

George F. Indest III, Board certified health care attorney, and other health care attorneys available statewide to consult, affiliate as co-counsel, or accept referrals representing physicians and other health care providers. We represent exclusively health care providers. Our practice includes business, regulatory and transactional matters and commercial, administrative and professional litigation. Experienced in defending investigations, licensing cases, Medicare/Medicaid audits/investigations, credentialing/privileges cases, covenants-not-to-compete, and other health related areas. The Health Law Firm, 220 E. Central Parkway, Suite 2030, Altamonte Springs (Orlando) 32701, (407) 331-6620.

HEALTH CARE LIEN REDUCTION

Wade Yeakle assists the Plaintiffs Trial Bar in reducing or eliminating health care liens and subrogation claims: ERISA plans, private and Medicare HMOs, self-insured and private and government health plans; also balance billing disputes with medical providers and hospitals. Former Florida independent counsel for Healthcare Recoveries, Inc., and counsel to Plan Administrators of numerous health plans. Services available statewide. Wade Yeakle, P.A., 4128 28th St. N., St. Petersburg, 33714. Phone: 727-528-3121, Fax: 727-528-6131.

IMMIGRATION LAW

Jeffrey N. Brauwerman, Florida Bar Board Certified Immigration and Nationality Lawyer, former U.S. immigration judge and regional counsel and district counsel, U.S. Immigration & Naturalization Service, available for representation, consultation, and as an expert witness. "AV" rated. Vice-chair, inaugural Immigration and Nationality Law Certification Committee. Listed: "The Best Lawyers in America;" "Martindale-Hubbell's Register of Pre-eminent Lawyers;" and "The Florida Consumer Guidebook to Law & Leading Attorneys." Offices in Miami and Ft. Lauderdale. Miami, phone (305) 758-1234, Ft. Lauderdale, phone (964) 527-1234, e-mail: visas@brauwermanlaw.com, www.brauwermanlaw.com.

IMMIGRATION LAW

Jeffrey N. Brauwerman, Florida Bar Board Certified immigration and Nationality Lawyer, former U.S. immigration judge and regional counsel and district counsel, U.S. Immigration & Naturalization Service, available for representation, consultation, and as an expert witness. "AV" rated. Vice-chair, inaugural Immigration and Nationality Law Certification Committee. Listed: "The Best Lawyers in America;" "Martindale-Hubbell's Register of Pre-eminent Lawyers;" and "The Florida Consumer Guidebook to Law & Leading Attorneys." Offices in Miami and Ft. Lauderdale. Miami, phone (305) 758-1234, Ft. Lauderdale, phone (954) 527-1234, e-mail: visas@brauwermanlaw.com, www.brauwermanlaw.com.

LEGAL MALPRACTICE

T. Patrick Ford, Jr., announces his availability to represent individuals in matters relating to legal malpractice. Board Certified in Trial Law and AV rated the law firm of Ford & Dean, P.A. is available for consultations and referrals in all aspects of legal and professional malpractice. Inquiries welcome. Ford & Dean P.A., 9130 South Dadeland Boulevard, Two Datran Center--PH 1-C, Miami, FL 33156, (305) 670-1353; E-mail: Tpf@Forddean.com; www.Forddean.com.

Warren R. Trazenfeld, Esq., Million Dollar Advocates Forum Member and the author of "Legal Malpractice in Florida", Fall 2002, Nova Law Review and "Legal Malpractice: a Framework for Assessing Claims", Florida Bar Journal, January 1996, is available as a consultant, mediator or trial counsel for claims against lawyers. His Web site, www.attorneymal.com, provides information about suing attorneys. Warren R. Trazenfeld, P.A., 3225 Aviation Avenue, Suite 600, Miami, Florida 33133, (305) 860-1100; E-mail: wrtesq@floridalegalmalpractice.com.

Robert Widman of Morris, Widman & Keim, P.A. accepts referrals of Legal Malpractice cases. Board Certified in Civil Trial Law by The Florida Bar and American Board of Trial Advocates. "AV" rated by Martindale Hubbell. Over 25 years experience. Call Toll Free: (800) 481-0646. Referral fees paid in accordance with the Rules Regulating The Florida Bar. 1505 S. Tamiami Trail, Suite 405, Venice, FL 34285.

LEGAL RESEARCH & WRITING

Amy E. Skelton, Esquire announces her availability to accept appellate writing assignments in most areas of the law including, but not limited to, family and marital law, criminal law, and personal injury. Memoranda of Law and other research and writing assignments also accepted. References and writing samples available upon request. P.O. Box 812, Lake Hamilton, FL 33851; (863) 438-0280; Fax (863) 439-3554; email: admin@amyskelton.com.

LEMON LAW & BREACH OF WARRANTY

Cousins Law Firm, A Professional Association has reviewed over 3,000 Lemon Law related matters and has represented clients from Virgin Islands to Seattle, Washington, for over a decade. Patrick S. Cousins has represented foreign and domestic manufacturers and consumers, thus making him uniquely qualified to represent your client's interest. Automobiles, SUV's, trucks under 10,000 pounds; all recreational vehicles. Visit our Web page at www.yourlemon.com; e-mail: cuzlaw@yourlemon.com; phone (800) CARLAW-8, fax: 561-835-0766. Call, we are here to help.

MASSACHUSETTS LAW

Firm Litigating, all types of cases in Massachusetts. Hourly rates on all matters and contingent fees on personal injury cases. Experience in Federal and State courts of Massachusetts. Offices in Massachusetts and Sarasota, FL. Commercial, probate and criminal representation also provided. All inquiries regarding referrals promptly answered Office of Albert E. Grady, Phone: 1-800-322-9022, Fax 508-586-0734; aeglaw@aol.com.

MEDIATION--STATEWIDE

Laurence L. Mancuso, Esq. is available as a mediator in business, employment, construction, family, real property & personal injury disputes. Certified in circuit civil, family, appellate & federal mediation. Fifteen years experience in civil & criminal litigation plus ten years experience in government contract claims. B.A., M.B.A., J.D. Florida Bar. WA. State Bar. Tele: 407-688-1913 or 407-330-2324, Heathrow & DeBary. LLMancuso@centralfloridalegal.com. For additional Information visit www.mancuso-mediation.com. MEDIATION IS THE ANSWER!

PATENT, TRADEMARK, COPYRIGHT LAW

Christopher & Weisberg, P.A. Registered patent lawyers. Representation before the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office and Federal Courts. Broad technical experience in software, electronics, communications, medical devices, consumer goods, aerospace & more. Phone: (600) 978-2947; or visit us on the Internet at: www.cwcip.com.

Fleit, Kain, Gibbons, Gutman, Bongini & Bianco, P.L. ** Focus on I.P. ** Miami--Ft. Lauderdale--Boca Raton, patents, trademarks, copyrights, trade secrets, unfair competition, false advertising, computer law, Internet law, domain name disputes, technology licensing / transfers, litigation / dispute resolution. Registered patent attorneys, AV rated. 750 S.E. 3rd Ave., Ste. 100, Ft. Lauderdale 33316, (954) 768-9002, Boca (561) 989-9811, Miami (305) 530-9100 or toll free (800) 846-0900, fax: (954) 768-0158, www.FocusOnIP.com.

Gold & Rizvi, P.A.-The Idea Attorneys[R]. "AV" Rated Registered Patent Attorneys focusing exclusively on protecting new ideas and brand identities in the U.S. and internationally including filing applications, searches, infringement opinions, litigation, and licensing. John Rizvi is an Adjunct Professor of Intellectual Property Law at Nova Southeastern School of Law and is admitted in Florida, New York, and before the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office. Miami (305) 649-5001; Ft. Lauderdale (954) 452-0033; West Palm Beach (561) 799-6630; Call us Toll-Free 1-866-Idea-Attorneys or visit www.IdeaAttorneys.com.

Malloy & Malloy, P.A. "Since 1959"--Practice limited to patent, trademark, copyright, unfair competition, trade secrets, related intellectual property cases, including trials & appeals. Complete U.S. & Int'l services include patent and trademark applications in all foreign countries, searches, licensing, franchising. Registered patent attorneys, AV rated. John Cyril Malloy III is an intellectual property adjunct professor at St. Thomas Law School. Malloy & Malloy, P.A, 2800 S.W. Third Avenue, Miami, 33129, (305) 858-8000, toll free (800) 337-7239, fax (305) 858-0008. Ft. Laud. Office (954) 525-9611, e-mail: mail@malloylaw.com, Internet: www.malloylaw.com.

PERSONAL INJURY

Stephen Black, Esq., announces his availability to associate on any personal injury/tort case that you may have. I propose the following division of work on said case: I will perform all the document drafting, research and paperwork from start to finish. You will do all the deposition, trial and appearance work from start to finish. (954) 527-0089.

Jeffrey S. Shapiro, Board Certified Civil Trial Lawyer with over 21 years of practice experience in Florida. Announcing his availability to associate and/or fee share with other Florida attorneys who have clients that need representation for personal injury, wrongful death or any other accident/injury case. I will front all costs and expenses. Call for an evaluation of your client's case. Statewide 1-(866) 865-3425.

PROBATE AND TRUST LITIGATION

Christopher Q. Wintter, Trial Lawyer, Board Certified Wills, Trusts & Estates Lawyer, C.P.A., and an instructor and faculty member for the National Institute for Trial Advocacy (NITA), announces his availability to represent personal representatives, fiduciaries, beneficiaries, trustees, and potential heirs in litigation matters concerning wills, trusts, estates. Mr. Wintter is also available to assist counsel with advice, strategy, expert opinion, or to act as co-counsel relating to complex administration issues concerning trusts and estates. Wintter & Associates, P.A., 2239 Hollywood Boulevard, Hollywood 33020. (954) 920-7014; fax: (954) 920-7080; 2255 Glades Road, Suite 324A, Boca Raton, FL 33431, (561) 470-3448.

PRODUCTS LIABILITY

Overchuck, Denault & De Marco is a firm specializing in products liability, toxic torts, automotive liability, insurance litigation and all other areas of negligence and personal injury for catastrophic claims. The lawyers at Overchuck, Denault & De Marco have represented clients for 35 years, have co-counseled and consulted with other lawyers representing clients with serious injury claims. Overchuck, Denault & De Marco, 90 East Livingston St., Ste. 100, Orlando, FL 32801; (407) 872-6222 (phone); (407) 872-6822 (fax); www.productslaw.net.

PSYCHIATRIC and PSYCHOLOGICAL DAMAGES

Steven Pinkert, MD, JD; Plaintiffs attorney, psychiatrist and physician announces his availability to represent individuals in cases involving psychological damages (PTSD, anxiety, depression, dysfunction, etc.). Mr. Pinkert is available for consultation, referral, as co-counsel or as opposing counsel for mock trials. Pinkert Law Firm, P.A., 9130 S. Dadeland Boulevard, Miami, Florida 33156; 305-670-2300, fax: 305-670-0888; e-mail: spinkert@pinkertlaw.com. Web site: www.pinkertlaw.com.

REAL ESTATE LAW

James L. Mack, Board Certified Real Estate Lawyer with 54 years of practice in Florida exclusively in the area of real estate law, "AV" rated, Chair of Dade County Bar Ass'n Real Property Committee 1995-2004, is available to act as expert witness or consultant in real property litigation in all Florida counties. 20185 East Country Club Drive, #607, Miami 33180, (305) 933-2266, fax (305) 682-1533.

SECURITIES LITIGATION

John L. Chalif, J.D., LL.M. Mr. Chalif, formerly SEC Special Counsel, NASD/NASDR Prosecutor/Senior Attorney, and NASDR standing committee member, is licensed in Florida, Washington, D.C., and New York. He is currently an "AV" rated attorney, AAA/SRO arbitrator and NASDR mediator. He is available to handle securities/ commercial litigation, arbitration, transactional, compliance, and broker registration/employment issues. He is also available to represent individuals and entities in connection with State, SEC, DOJ, NASDR, and NYSE examinations, inquiries, or investigations. The Galleria International Building, 301 Clematis Street, Suite 3000, West Palm Beach 33401 (561) 820-9488, toll free: 1-866-USA-LAW1 (Referral; fees paid under Florida Bar Rules.)

Schoeppl & Burke, P.A. The firm's securities department is headed by Carl F. Schoeppl, former senior enforcement attorney for the SEC, and special assistant district attorney. Mr. Schoeppl holds an LL.M. in litigation. The firm is available to handle securities-related litigation and arbitration matters, the defense of individuals and entities in SEC, FBI, NASD, NYSE, and SRO investigations. Admitted in Florida, N.Y., and Washington D.C. 4800 North Federal Highway, Suite 207-D, Boca Raton 33431-5178, (561) 394-8301, fax (561) 394-3121.

SOCIAL SECURITY DISABILITY

Harold R. Cohen announces that he is available to act as a consultant to or as an associate of other lawyers in matters involving disability insurance benefits before the Social Security Administration. Harold R. Cohen, 1550 Northeast Miami Gardens Dr., North Miami Beach 33179, Dade (305) 949-2424, Broward (954) 921-4489.

Lyle D. Lieberman, "AV" rated lawyer, former U.S. Administrative Law Judge, Social Security Administration, and past president of the National Organization of Social Security Claimants' Representatives (NOSSCR), is available in matters involving Social Security disability and retirement claims. 44 West Flagler Street, Suite 2050, Miami 33130, (305) 358-0115; 201 N.E. 2nd Street, Suite 100, Ft. Lauderdale 33301, (954) 761-3488; Boca Raton (561) 394-8422; West Palm Beach (561) 665-8598; Web site: socialsecuritydisabilitylawyer.com.

STOCKBROKER MISCONDUCT

Darren C. Blum, Esq. concentrates on recovering investors' losses caused by stock and commodity broker misconduct. Mr. Blum has vast experience within the securities industry, including working in the "pits" of the commodities exchange; former licensed broker with the NFA and NASD; former associate of a large New York law firm that defended many brokers and brokerage firms; former intern for the NASD Arbitration Department; a published author and coauthor of securities arbitration articles; and an approved Arbitrator for the NASD and NFA. Referring attorneys are gladly paid in accordance with Florida Bar rules. Blum, Silver & Schwartz, LLP, 8751 W. Broward Blvd., 4th Floor, Plantation, FL 33324 phone (954) 423-6000, fax (954) 423-2060, 1-877-STOCK-LAW.

TAX LAW

Teig Lawrence, Esq. concentrates on IRS controversies, Department of Revenue controversies, general tax consulting, offshore accounts, and business agreements. Mr. Lawrence holds an LL.M. in taxation and is an adjunct professor of federal tax research methods at the University of Miami School of Law Graduate Program in Estate Planning. Referring attorneys are paid in accordance with Florida Bar rules. Teig Lawrence, P.A., 350 East Lee Olas Boulevard, Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33301, phone (964) 522-2929, e-mail: teig@mytaxlaw.com, Web site: www.mytaxlaw.com.

TIRE LITIGATION

Smith & Fuller, P.A., a firm devoted exclusively to assisting persons injured as a result of tire failure accidents, is available to serve as co-counsel, lead counsel or consultant to other lawyers representing clients having serious injury or death claims. For a full description of the firm's credentials, background and experience, go to www.tirelitigation.com. Smith & Fuller, P.A., 455 N. Indian Rocks Road, Belleair Bluffs, Florida 33770; telephone: (727) 252-5252; telefax: (727) 252-5255; email: hsmith@smithandfuller.com.

WAGE & HOUR LAW

Robert S. Norell, Esq., announces his availability throughout Florida to represent employees against employers for claims of unpaid wages, unpaid commissions or bonus pay, unpaid overtime, and/or unpaid minimum wages under both the Fair Labor Standards Act and Florida law. Robert S. Norell, P.A. 8751 W. Browerd Blvd., Suite 410, Plantation, Florida 33324, phone (954) 617-6017; toll free (800) 796-0849, e-mail: OvertimeLaw@aol.com. Visit our Web site at www.FloridaWageLaw.com.

WORKERS' COMPENSATION PREMIUM DISPUTES

J. Layne Smith consults and represents employers in workers' compensation premium disputes involving payroll/remuneration, classifications, experience rating, audits, exempt status, coverage, claims handling, etc. Mr. Smith has over 20,000 hours experience litigating these types of cases, for and against the insurance industry. He consults and represents employers and others accused by the state or federal government of workers' compensation premium fraud. He serves as a consulting and testifying expert. J. Layne Smith, P.A., 1911 Capital Circle N.E., Tallahassee 32308. (888) 902-8300, (850) 385-8000, fax (850) 201-8000, Web site: www.laynesmith.com.
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Proposed board actions.

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