Tampa Business Law, Family Law & Tax, Trusts & Estates Attorneys


Allen Dell, P.A. provides its clients with an archive of news and notes about our firm’s cases, press releases, recent events within the firm, and awards and accolades received by our attorneys. The archive is separated into two portions — highlighted articles involving the firm, and a year-by-year listing of notable events.

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July 9, 2018 – Donna Longhouse Drafts Florida Bar Tax Section White Paper

Donna Longhouse was a drafter of a Florida Bar Tax Section white paper concerning estate and gift tax law issues under the 2017 Tax Act.

July 6, 2018 – Donna Longhouse Presenter at Ullman Year in Review Florida Bar Tax Section Meeting

Donna Longhouse was a presenter at the Ullman Year in Review at the Florida Bar Tax Section meeting July 6, 2018.

June 18, 2018 – Six Attorneys Named to 2018 Super Lawyers

Five attorneys from the Allen Dell law firm have been named to the 2018 Florida Super Lawyers list.  One attorney was named to the 2018 Florida Rising Stars list.  The attorneys receiving these honors are: SUPER LAWYERS               RISING STARS                 *Ms. […]

June 13, 2018 – The Florida Bar Honors Allen Dell Shareholder Philip S. Wartenberg with Award

On June 13, 2018, Allen Dell shareholder Philip S. Wartenberg was honored as a 2017-2018 recipient of the Florida Family Law Section’s “Chair Award of Special Merit.”

June 1, 2018 – Christopher P. Arnold installed on HCBA YLD Board of Directors

Allen Dell, PA is pleased to announce that attorney Christopher P. Arnold will be installed on the Hillsborough County Bar Association Young Lawyers Division Board of Directors for 2018 – 2019.

May 31, 2018 – Zachary L. Bayne Elected to HCBA Marital & Family Law Section Executive Council

Allen Dell, PA is proud to announce that shareholder Zachary L. Bayne has been elected to the Hillsborough County Bar Association’s Marital & Family Law Section Executive Council.

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May 16, 2018 – Allen Dell P. A. Welcomes New Shareholder – Christine A. Hearn, Esq.

Allen Dell, P. A. is pleased to announce that Christine A. Hearn, Esq. has joined the firm as a shareholder and will continue her practice in the area of marital and family law.  Ms. Hearn has practiced exclusively in the area of marital and family law in the Tampa Bay area and throughout the State […]

April 24, 2018 – Allen Dell P. A. Welcomes New Associate – Marisol Ruiz, Esq.

Allen Dell, P. A. is pleased to announce that Marisol Ruiz, Esq. has joined the firm as an associate.  Ms. Ruiz was officially sworn in to the Florida State Bar on Tuesday, April 24, 2018, by The Honorable Judge Darren D. Farfante and is now licensed to practice in the state of Florida.  Ms. Ruiz […]

February 6, 2018 – New tax law affects alimony, could spur divorce surge in 2018

According to the ABA Journal  on February 6, 2018, some experts are predicting a surge in divorces this year as spouses paying alimony seek to take advantage of the deduction before it is eliminated.  Because of the new tax law, spouses paying alimony won’t be able to take a deduction while spouses receiving alimony will […]

January 5, 2018 – Donna Longhouse Speaker for Florida Bar CLE Webcast

On Friday, January 5th, Donna L. Longhouse was a speaker for the Florida Bar’s CLE webcast, Introduction to Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, where she spoke on estate planning. More information can be found here:  https://tfb.inreachce.com/Details?groupId=bd4ef205-d7f4-422a-b3f7-2d921ac1582