B&E Firm News
Mark Buell, Tom Elligett and Amy Farrior have been recognized in the 2017 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 2017 Legal Elite. See www.floridatrend.com
Tom Elligett participated in The Florida Bar Appellate Practice Section telephonic panel CLE on The Art of Jurisdictional Briefing in May 2017.
Mark Buell, Tom Elligett and Amy Farrior have been selected to the Florida Super Lawyers 2017 list. See www.superlawyers.com
Dr. Kimmerle receiving the Liberty Bell Award
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 lead 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.
Tom Elligett spoke on Appellate Attorney’s Fees at the 2017 Florida Bar CLE and Appellate Practice Section “Hot Topics in Appellate Law” seminar.
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 2017 edition of Best Law Firms by U.S. News.
Tom Elligett was quoted in an article discussing proposed judicial term limits on the Courthouse News Service, December 30, 2016. https://courthousenews.com/florida-judges-to-face-renewed-term-limit-push/
“Celebrating Judge Jim Whatley’s Legal Legacy” by Tom Elligett and Amy Farrior appears in the September 2016 issue of the Hillsborough County Bar Association Lawyer magazine. See www.hillsbar.com
Tom Elligett and Amy Farrior taught Appellate Practice in the spring semester at Stetson University College of Law.
Tom Elligett and Amy Farrior presented “Appellate Ethics 301: Ethical and Professionalism Issues in Presenting Evidence and Preserving the Record” at the 2016 Hillsborough County Bar Association Appellate Practice Seminar.
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 https://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