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John Townsend joins Hand Arendall Harrison Sale LLC

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John Townsend joins HAND ARENDALL HARRISON SALE LLC

Destin, Florida - (November 19, 2019) -Board Certified Attorney John P. Townsend has joined Hand Arendall Harrison Sale.  He is certified in Condominium and Planned Development Law by the Florida Bar.

Townsend has practiced in Community Association and Planned Development Law, Civil Trial Law and Civil Appellate Law in Northwest Florida for several years prior to joining Hand Arendall Harrison Sale.

“I have worked across the table with many of the Hand Arendall Harrison Sale Attorneys over the last several years and also, served with some of them in the trade associations.   I am  delighted to join this client first, client driven firm.  This is an expanding southeast regional law firm with a strong team atmosphere.  You may be working with me in a specific area, decide to broaden your sphere of work and with our extensive range of practices, you are likely covered by one on our team” states Townsend.

Townsend holds the AV® Preeminent™ highest rating by Martindale-Hubbell, which rates attorneys in the areas of professional conduct, ethics and ability based on evaluations by other attorneys.  Townsend was also recognized as one of Florida’s top-rated lawyers (less than one percent of all lawyers in Florida) by Florida Trend Magazine’s 2019 Legal Elite, which is determined by evaluations and recommendations from other Florida Attorneys.

John will office in the Destin office complex and also, consult by appointment in the three additional offices in Northwest Florida upon request.

Hand Arendall Harrison Sale LLC, HAHS, is the result of a merger of two firms in 2018.  Harrison Sale McCloy Attorneys at Law and Hand Arendall LLC merged which resulted in one of the largest regional law practices with offices along the coast of Northwest Florida and throughout the state of Alabama.  Since the start, HAHS has maintained a fundamental commitment to providing quality legal services.  Cases and projects are staffed with the goal of achieving success for the client with maximum efficiency.  With offices in Athens, Birmingham, Mobile, and Fairhope Alabama and Florida offices in Destin, Santa Rosa Beach and Panama City Beach and Panama City, the firm is uniquely situated to provide legal direction to clients throughout Alabama, Florida and Mississippi.  HSMcLaw.com

 

 

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Hand Arendall Harrison Sale LLC Announces New Associate

Hand Arendall Harrison Sale LLC

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HAND ARENDALL HARRISON SALE LLC ANNOUNCES NEW ASSOCIATE

Panama City FL June 25, 2019-- Hand Arendall Harrison Sale LLC is pleased to announce that Jennifer Gutai Comella has joined the firm as an Associate Attorney.

 

“I am looking forward to being a part of the leading law firm in Northwest Florida, really, they are a leading firm in the southeast region. I have watched their growth.  They deliver consistently to all clients, whether individuals or businesses, and their expansion geographically through the region has been smart and right,” says Comella. “I’m excited to continue my practice here in Destin.

Comella’s practice will focus on community association law with additional practice in real estate litigation, landlord-tenant, collections, local government law and business/commercial litigation.  She has been practicing on the Emerald Coast since 2011 and continues to be very active in the community.

Hand Arendall Harrison Sale LLC, HAHS, is the result of a merger of two firms in 2018.  The two firms, Harrison Sale McCloy Attorneys at Law and Hand Arendall LLC merged which resulted in one of the largest regional law practices with offices along the coast of Northwest Florida and throughout the state of Alabama.  Since the start, HAHS has maintained a fundamental commitment to providing quality legal services.  Cases and projects are staffed with the goal of achieving success for the client with maximum efficiency.  With offices in Athens, Birmingham, Mobile, and Fairhope, Alabama and Florida offices in Destin, Santa Rosa Beach and Panama City, the firm is uniquely situated to provide legal direction to clients throughout Alabama, Florida and Mississippi.    

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THE FLORIDA BAR TO RECOGNIZE LOCAL ATTORNEY

THE FLORIDA BAR TO RECOGNIZE LOCAL ATTORNEY

Hand Arendall Harrison Sale Attorney Julia K. Maddalena Honored for Stellar Volunteer Service 

Northwest Florida (January 17, 2019)—The Florida Bar will recognize Hand Arendall Harrison Sale LLC Attorney Julia K Maddalena along with 21 other Florida litigators in February for their pro bono work.  The awards recognize and honor stellar volunteer service across the state.  The attorneys of the Sunshine State provided more than 1.58 million hours of pro bono services in 12 months and more than $5.8 million to legal aid organizations.

“I’m honored to receive this award and my pro bono journey will not end here. We still have a lot of work to do in Northwest Florida, especially after Hurricane Michael,”  states Julia Maddalena.  “My attorney family here has set some high standards already this past quarter dealing with business interruption and a myriad of other post storm issues.  The work continues.  Thank you for the recognition and everyone’s support.” 

The Florida Bar President's Pro Bono Service Awards were established in 1981 to encourage lawyers to volunteer free legal services to those who cannot afford legal fees. The Florida Bar recognizes those lawyers who make public service commitments and aim to raise awareness of the volunteer services lawyers can provide to the public.

The event is scheduled to take place Feb. 7 at 3:30 p.m and will be held at the Supreme Court of Florida.  

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About Hand Arendall Harrison Sale LLC

Hand Arendall Harrison Sale LLC, HAHS LLC, was the result of a merger of two law firms in January 2018.  The two firms, Hand Arendall LLC and Harrison Sale McCloy Attorneys at Law, merged which resulted in one of the largest regional law practices with offices along the coast of Northwest Florida and throughout the state of Alabama.  Since the start, HAHS LLC has maintained a fundamental commitment to providing quality legal services.  Cases and projects are staffed with the goal of achieving success for the client with maximum efficiency.  With offices in Athens, Birmingham, Mobile, and Fairhope Alabama and Florida offices in Destin, Santa Rosa Beach and Panama City, the firm is uniquely situated among the Southeast's major law firms to provide legal direction to clients throughout Alabama, Florida and Mississippi.  For more information, HSMcLaw.com 

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ATTORNEY DION MONIZ Interviewed for Destin Business Forum

Video just released of HAHS Attorney Dion Moniz being interviewed by Destin Chamber of Commerce President Shane Moody for the Destin Business Forum.

Topics included in the interview;

Trends in Real Estate

Trends in Business

Proper Documentation for Florida Businesses

Hurricane Michael

Importance of Community Involvement

Full Service Firm and Emerald Coast Title Company Relationship

Information you can use:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZuDvC2pHeBs

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Hand Arendall Harrison Sale LLC Announces New Partner

Destin, FL—July 30, 2018 —Hand Arendall Harrison Sale (HAHS) is pleased to announce that Attorney Hayward Dykes, Jr has joined the firm as partner.

With over 16 years of practice in Northwest Florida, Dykes focuses his practice in the areas of Civil Litigation, Criminal Litigation, Real Estate Law, Local Government and Business Law.  

The level and breadth of experience that Hayward brings to the firm, as we grow and expand along the Emerald Coast, is crucial to maintaining our highest levels of service for our clients. I have known Hayward for several years and he has consistently demonstrated dedication to his profession, his family, and his support of our community, which makes him a perfect fit for our firm. We are thrilled to have him join our team," states Dion Moniz, Managing Partner of Hand Arendall Harrison Sale LLC's Destin and Santa Rosa Beach offices.

He was recognized and voted by his peers as a Florida Elite Up and Comer in 2010, only one of 111 attorneys to be included in the State of Florida.  He has continued to serve the community and his clients with the highest levels of service.  He was admitted to serve in many areas including the 11th Circuit Court of Appeals and the U.S. Supreme Court. 

“I have the desire to expand my practice and since the firm expanded into our marketplace about three years ago, I have had the opportunity to work with them on the other side of the table.  I have been impressed with the Hand Arendall Harrison Sale team of attorneys, their work and their commitment to community and I’m excited to be a part of their continuing growth,” said Dykes.

His education and all sport loyalties lie with his alma maters of Florida State University, B.S. Criminology, 1998; University of Mississippi School of Law, J.D., 2001.

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About Hand Arendall Harrison Sale LLC

Hand Arendall Harrison Sale LLC, HAHS LLC, was the result of a merger of two law firms in January 2018.  The two firms, Hand Arendall LLC and Harrison Sale McCloy Attorneys at Law, merged which resulted in one of the largest regional law practices with offices along the coast of Northwest Florida and throughout the state of Alabama.  Since the start, HAHS LLC has maintained a fundamental commitment to providing quality legal services.  Cases and projects are staffed with the goal of achieving success for the client with maximum efficiency.  With offices in Athens, Birmingham, Mobile, and Fairhope Alabama and Florida offices in Destin, Santa Rosa Beach and Panama City, the firm is uniquely situated among the Southeast's major law firms to provide legal direction to clients throughout Alabama, Florida and Mississippi.  For more information, HSMcLaw.com

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