B&E Firm News

The 8th Edition of Florida Appellate Practice and Advocacy by Tom Elligett and Judge John M. Scheb has been published.

Tom Elligett authored articles for the Inn of Court Bencher Magazine:

“Fatherly and Other Wisdom for Enjoying the Practice of Law and More” (July, 2018), and “The Key to Balance: A Fair and Impartial Judiciary” (March, 2018).


Mark Buell, Tom Elligett and Amy Farrior have been recognized in the 2019 Best Lawyers list. See www.bestlawyers.com Mark was selected in Personal Injury, Bet-the-Company Litigation, Commercial Litigation, Eminent Domain and Plaintiffs Personal Injury; Tom in Appellate Practice and Eminent Domain; and Amy in Appellate Practice.

Mark Buell and Tom Elligett have been recognized in Florida Trend’s 2018 Legal Elite. See www.floridatrend.com

Mark Buell, Tom Elligett and Amy Farrior have been selected to the Florida Super Lawyers 2019 list. See www.superlawyers.com

Kimmerle w Mark Buell
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Dr. Kimmerle receiving the Liberty Bell Award

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Dr. Kimmerle with the Buell & Elligett team

Mark Buell introduced Dr. Erin Kimmerle at the Hillsborough County Bar Association Law Day Luncheon on May 11, 2017, and presented her with the 2017 Liberty Bell Award, which is the highest award given to non-lawyers by the HCBA. Dr. Kimmerle is a forensic anthropologist and led a team which located and identified boys who were former residents of the Marianna, Florida Reform School for Boys, who died there under suspicious circumstances.

Amy Farrior has been elected to the Florida Bar Board of Governors, representing the Thirteenth Circuit.

Buell & Elligett, P.A., has been recognized in the 2019 edition of Best Law Firms by U.S. News. https://bestlawfirms.usnews.com

Mark Buell has become a Fellow in the American College of Trial Lawyers. Membership is extended by invitation only, after a thorough evaluation to confirm the lawyer has mastered the art of advocacy and exemplifies the highest standards of ethical conduct, professionalism, civility and collegiality. More information on the College is available at http://www.actl.com/AM/Template.cfm?Section=Home

Shirley Faircloth has been appointed to chair Florida Bar Grievance Committee 13A.

Shirley Faircloth has been appointed to the Thirteenth Judicial Circuit Local Professionalism Panel, and the Thirteenth Circuit Professionalism Committee