Marian P. McCulloch Spoke at the 2015 State Court Trial Seminar

Marian P. McCulloch spoke on Opening Statements at the 2015 State Court Trial Seminar put on by the Hillsborough County Bar Association’s Young Lawyer’s Division.

Super Lawyers & Rising Star Attorneys

Super Lawyers has selected Donna L. Longhouse, Marian P. McCulloch, Cynthia A. Mikos, Joseph W. N. Rugg, Amy D. Singer and Gary Walker for its 2015 designation as Super Lawyers. Michelle G. Hutt was named a “Rising Star” by Super Lawyers.

For multiple years, Longhouse, McCulloch, Mikos, Rugg and Walker have all received this designation. This year marks ten consecutive years in which McCulloch, Rugg and Walker have been recognized.

Super Lawyers selects attorneys using a patented multiphase selection process. Peer nominations and evaluations are combined with independent research. Each candidate is evaluated on 12 indicators of peer recognition and professional achievement (

Congratulations to these distinguished attorneys.

Allen Dell, P.A. Hosts a Table at the 3rd Annual Healthy Mother’s Luncheon

Allen Dell, P.A. hosted a table at the Reach Up Foundation’s 3rd Annual Healthy Mother’s Luncheon. The Reach Up Foundation hosts this annual luncheon to celebrate the great strides made in saving babies and strengthening families in the Tampa Bay area. Attorneys Marian McCulloch, Anna Small and Michelle Hutt attended the event which honored Liz Kennedy, Community Child Advocate, for outstanding contributions to the health and well being of mothers, infants and young children in the Tampa Bay area.

Zachary L. Bayne

Zachary L. Bayne Has Been Elected to Serve on the 2015-2018 Executive Council

Zachary L. Bayne has been elected to serve on the 2015-2018 Executive Council of the Hillsborough County Bar Association Family Law Section.

Pro Bono Committee: The Thirteenth Judicial Circuit 2015 Pro Bono Service Award Winners

The Thirteenth Judicial Circuit honored those who are dedicated to giving back to the community during the Eighth Annual Pro Bono Service Awards on April 23 at the Chester H. Ferguson Law Center. Congratulations to those who were honored including Marian P. McCulloch, a 2015 Lapel Pin Recipient with 50 or more Pro Bono Hours and Michelle G. Hutt, a 2015 Lapel Pin Recipient with 20 or more Pro Bono Hours.

Zachary L. Bayne

Zachary L. Bayne Presented on the Topic of Equitable Distribution

Zachary L. Bayne presented on the topic of Equitable Distribution for the Pro Bono Attorney at the Family Law Training for Pro Bono Attorneys Continuing Legal Education Course.

Joseph W. N. Rugg Has Joined the Firm as a Shareholder

It is with great pleasure that Allen Dell announces Joseph W. N. Rugg has joined the firm as a shareholder. Rugg practices exclusively in representing healthcare providers, licensed professionals, and business clients in their transactional, tax, corporate and organizational, and regulatory matters. Rugg is rated AV Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell and has been selected for inclusion in Florida Super Lawyers, Florida Trend’s Legal Elite, Chambers & Partners, and The Best Lawyers in America, and was named “The Lawyer of the Year” for Health Care Law in Tampa by The Best Lawyers in America 2014. Prior to joining Allen Dell, Rugg was a shareholder at Akerman LLP, Tampa.