Wargo French is proud to announce that Alicia M. Holden, an associate in our Miami office, has been selected as a 2020 "On The Rise" Professional Excellence Award Honoree by the Daily Business Review. "On The Rise" honorees are recognized as South Florida's most promising lawyers under the age of 40 and in addition to their expertise in the practice of law, have demonstrated strong leadership qualities and a commitment to pro bono, charitable and professional volunteer work. Congratulations Alicia!
Wargo French is proud to announce that Alicia Holden, an associate in our Miami office, has been selected to be part of the 2020-2021 Wm. Reece Smith, Jr.
Wargo French partner Stacey Godfrey Evans was mentioned in the Fulton County Daily Report in connection with her recent settlement of a hard-fought defamation case with CNN. The case was originally filed in 2015 and the settlement follows a favorable ruling from the Eleventh Circuit in 2018. Congratulations to Stacey and our client Davide Carbone!
Wargo French partner and Georgia Super Lawyers honoree Stacey Godfrey Evans was interviewed in the 2020 edition of the Super Lawyers, part of Thomson Reuters magazine. Stacey has advocated for years to maintain and expand The HOPE Scholarship: Helping Others Pursue Education program, which has provided more than $3 billion in merit-based financial aid to Georgia students attending college and technical schools since 1993. In 2015, Stacey funded a new scholarship for first generation students at The University of G
Wargo French had the pleasure of participating in the National Association of Minority & Women Owned Law Firms (NAMWOLF) 2020 Driving Diversity & Leadership Conference in Fort Lauderdale. We enjoyed team-building at the Amazing Race with our NAMWOLF partner firms, engaging with many of our fantastic current clients and meeting new companies working to enhance their inclusion efforts. As always, it was a great event! Looking forward to attending the Annual Meeting in September in Baltimore, Maryland and continuing our partnership with NAMWOLF!