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Posted on Tuesday, June 9, 2020 - 12:29pm

Wargo French is proud to announce that partners Laurie Selkowitz and Jeff Williams have been recognized on the Southern California Super Lawyers, part of Thomson Reuters Rising Stars list for 2020.  Congratulations to Laurie and Jeff! 

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Posted on Monday, June 8, 2020 - 4:17pm

Wargo French is proud to announce that partner Michael Foster has been recognized on the Florida Super Lawyers, part of Thomson Reuters list for 2020, while associates Nicola Gelormino and Steven Schabacker have been recognized on the Rising Stars list. Congratulations to all!

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Posted on Wednesday, May 6, 2020 - 2:28pm

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!

Posted on Thursday, April 16, 2020 - 12:23pm

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.

Posted on Monday, March 16, 2020 - 4:07pm

Wargo French attorneys Michael Foster and Nicola Gelormino are mentioned in a recent article published by Law360, which reports their work on a successful appeal before the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals.

Posted on Tuesday, March 10, 2020 - 1:29pm

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!

Posted on Wednesday, March 4, 2020 - 3:39pm

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

Posted on Wednesday, March 4, 2020 - 10:47am

On February 29, 2020, Vernon Strickland and Tiffany Watkins attended Mercer Law’s Annual Alumni Dinner in Atlanta with the proud support of Wargo French as a Dean’s Circle sponsor.  We enjoyed reconnecting with our fellow Mercer Alumni.  Go Bears!    

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Posted on Wednesday, February 26, 2020 - 3:11pm

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!

Posted on Monday, February 17, 2020 - 1:02pm
Wargo French had the pleasure of sponsoring The University of Georgia (UGA) School of Law's Women Law Student Association (WLSA) event “Women Helping Women: Mentoring and Networking Lessons Learned,” on February 11, 2020.   We enjoyed a lively discussion from UGA alumni on mentorship and networking.
 
A special thanks are owed to Shivani Patel, WLSA President, and our panel, which included Stacey Evans, Partner in our Atlanta office, Pamela Roper, Executive Vice President, General Counsel

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