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FIRM NEWS

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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Michelle G. Hutt has joined the Florida Bar Family Law Ad Hoc Nomenclature Committee

Michelle G. Hutt has joined the Florida Bar Family Law Ad Hoc Nomenclature Committee. As part of this committee, she will be reviewing F. S. 68.07 for substantive and gender neutrality revisions.

Cohabitation could be legal again in Florida

TALLAHASSEE – Shacking up together could finally become legal again in Florida after nearly 15 decades. In a 10-3 vote the House Criminal Justice Subcommittee approved a bill to repeal the prohibition on cohabitation, on Florida’s books since 1868. Though rarely enforced, violators face a $500 fine and up to 60 days in jail if […]

LEGAL LEADERS Presents Tampa’s Top Rated Lawyers of 2015

LEGAL LEADERS Presents Tampa’s Top Rated Lawyers of 2015 Tampa’s top rated lawyers by specialty: ADMINISTRATIVE LAW – Cynthia A. Mikos BUSINESS & COMMERCIAL – David D. Ferrentino, Matthew J. Foster, Aaron J. Gold, Robert A. Mora, Joseph W. N. Rugg, Gary Walker FAMILY LAW – Marian P. McCulloch HEALTH CARE LAW – Cynthia A. […]

Best Lawyers®

The Best Lawyers In America© recently announced their 2016 Best Lawyers

The Best Lawyers In America© recently announced their 2016 Best Lawyers® and named David D. Ferrentino, Tabatha A. Liebert, Donna L. Longhouse, Marian P. McCulloch, Cynthia A. Mikos, Frank J. Rief, III, Joseph W. N. Rugg and Gary Walker as recipients of this outstanding recognition. For multiple years, Ferrentino, Liebert, Longhouse, McCulloch, Mikos, Rief, Rugg […]

Amy D. Singer

Amy D. Singer, Esquire has received an AV Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Ratin

Amy D. Singer, Esquire has received an AV Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Rating. After an extensive and confidential peer review by members of the Bar and Judiciary, Ms. Singer has joined a select group of lawyers recognized for their legal ability and professional ethical standards.

What Do Celebrity Divorces Have That We Don’t… But Should?

Divorce Attorney and Life Advisor for the Huffington Post, Karen Covy asked, “What Do Celebrity Divorces Have That We Don’t… But Should?” You might think the answer is money, seemingly unlimited resources, or visibility. Yes, maybe all true but, guess again. A prenup? Yes, probably true, but guess once more. Give up? Divorce statements. Why […]

Amy D. Singer

Amy D. Singer, Esquire Attended Trial Advocacy Workshop

Amy D. Singer, Esquire attended The Florida Bar Family Law Section’s 2015 Trial Advocacy Workshop in Key Biscayne featuring a distinguished faculty of Florida Bar Board Certified Marital & Family Law Attorneys and Family Law Judges. The attorneys of Allen Dell pride themselves on honing their trial skills whenever possible.

Marian P. McCulloch and Amy Singer Attended the Women and Wealth Luncheon

Marian P. McCulloch and Amy Singer attended the Women and Wealth luncheon at the Centre Club featuring guest speaker Janet Bodnar, Editor of Kiplinger’s Personal Finance magazine. Bodnar is a nationally recognized expert in the field of children’s and family finances and financial literacy. The attorneys of Allen Dell pride themselves on staying abreast of […]

Deciding the fate of stored embryos in the case of divorce: Destroy or preserve?

A drama is unfolding in a San Francisco courtroom where a judge must decide between one spouse’s wish to have the embryos destroyed against the other spouse’s desire to preserve them as her only way to bear a child. On the eve of their wedding the Wife was diagnosed with cancer. With aggressive treatment on […]

Same-sex couples to get federal marriage benefits announces US attorney general

On July 9, 2015, Attorney General Loretta Lynch said that federal marriage benefits will be made available to same-sex couples across the United States after last month’s Supreme Court ruling. Programs aimed at veterans, elderly and disabled Americans will now include same-sex marriages, and include Social Security and veterans benefits programs. The attorneys of Allen […]