Holland & Knight Elects 28 New Partners Nationwide

Wednesday, February 1, 2006 - 01:00

Holland & Knight LLP has announced that 28 attorneys were recently elected to the partnership effective January 1, according to Howell W. Melton Jr., the firm's managing partner. Of those named, 19 were associates and nine were senior counsel in various offices of the firm's locations nationwide.

Those recently elected to partnership include: in Atlanta, Howard S. Hirsch, a member of the firm's Business Section; in Boston, Andrew Upton, a member of the firm's Government Section; In Chicago, Laura Derouin, a member of the firm's Litigation Section, James Mueller, a member of the firm's Real Estate Section, and Carole Laude Pechi, a member of the firm's Real Estate Section, and in Fort Lauderdale, Tammy Knight, a member of the firm's Business Section.

Other new partners are: in Los Angeles, Sean Higgins, a member of the firm's Private Wealth Services Section; Adam Ritter, a member of the firm's Business Section, and Nelson Handy, a member of the firm's Private Wealth Services Section; in Miami, Barbara Arco, a member of the firm's Litigation Section; Josias Dewey, a member of the firm's Real Estate Section, and Marco Ferri, a member of the firm's Business Section, and in New York, Michael Frevola, a member of the firm's Litigation Section, and Tamara Carmichael, a member of the firm's Litigation Section.

Elsewhere, new partners include: in San Francisco, Joseph Fletcher, a member of the firm's Business Section; in Seattle, Alexander Baehr, a member of the firm's Litigation section; in Tampa, Kelli Ayers, a member of the firm's Litigation Section; Noel Boeke, a member of the firm's Litigation Section, and Michael Colitz, a member of the firm's Litigation Section.

New partners in Washington, DC include: Christopher Camarra, a member of the firm's Real Estate Section; Steven Dube, a member of the firm's Real Estate Section; Rafe Petersen, a member of the firm's Government Section; Leo Rydzewski, a member of the firm's Litigation Section; Dirk Haire, a member of the firm's Litigation Section; Lloyd Jordan, a member of the firm's Government Section; Paul E. Pompeo, a member of the firm's Litigation Section; Lisa Tofil, a member of the firm's Government Section, and Hongjun Zhang, a member of the firm's Business Section.