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 2021. Super Lawyers selects the Rising Stars list to recognize accomplished attorneys who are either 40 years old or younger OR in practice for 10 years or less.
Wargo French is proud to announce that Yasbel Perez, associate in our Miami office, will be one of the moderators for a MDFAWL - Miami-Dade Florida Association for Women Lawyers Live Webinar, “Doing Business with Businesses: Marketing and Business Development From the Client’s Perspective,” on Wednesday, May 19, 2021 at 12 pm ET.
Wargo French is proud to announce that two attorneys in our Miami office have been recognized by the South Florida Legal Guide for 2021. Michael Foster has been recognized as a “Top Lawyer” in the areas of Corporate and Business Litigation and Bankruptcy and Nicola Gelormino has been recognized as a “Top Up & Comer Lawyer” in the area of Litigation. Congratulations to Michael and Nicola!
Wargo French is pleased to announce that its client, Parallel, one of the largest privately-held multi-state cannabis operators in the U.S., has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Windy City Cannabis, a leading operator of adult use and medical cannabis dispensaries in Illinois. Our Partner, Alina Singer is serving as lead deal counsel and is assisted by attorneys across the firm’s practice areas. Congratulations to the Parallel team!
Wargo French is proud to announce that Lina Maria Mesa, an associate in our Miami office, has been recognized by the Dade County Bar Association for her efforts as a Guardian Ad Litem in a contested pro bono case. Lina became involved in the case through Dade Legal Aid’s Put Something Back program, which provides pro bono family law, domestic violence, guardianship, bankruptcy and housing legal services to low-income residents in Miami-Dade County. Great work Lina!
Wargo French is proud to announce that Laurie Selkowitz, partner in our Los Angeles office, has been certified as an Information Privacy Professional (CIPP/US) by the IAPP - International Association of Privacy Professionals. CIPP is the global standard in privacy certification. Developed and launched by the IAPP with leading subject matter experts, the CIPP is the world’s first broad-based global privacy and data protection credentialing program. Candidates must demonstrate a strong foundation in U.S.