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Lauren Yevich

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1801 North Highland Ave
Tampa, Florida 33602
T: 813.204.6473
F: 813.223.9620

Lauren focuses her practice in the areas of private wealth services and estate planning.  She assists clients in identifying and achieving a variety of estate planning objectives, including preparation of revocable and irrevocable trusts, wills, and advance directives.  Lauren regularly counsels fiduciaries and beneficiaries through the probate and trust administration process after a death and assists in related litigation.

Lauren also represents and counsels clients in a variety of business planning and transactional matters, including corporate governance, entity selection and formation, contract negotiation, and succession planning for closely-held businesses.

After graduating from the University of Florida Levin College of Law, Lauren worked as an associate at a large international law firm in its commercial litigation group.  Prior to joining Bush Ross, Lauren clerked for the Honorable Steven D. Merryday, Chief Judge of the United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida.

Professional & Community Affiliations

Hillsborough County Bar Association, Professionalism and Ethics Committee

Hillsborough Association of Women Lawyers

J. Clifford Cheatwood American Inn of Court

Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section of The Florida Bar

Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Committee for the American Bar Association, Young Lawyers Division

Tampa Bay Catholic Lawyers Guild

The Junior League of Tampa

PUBLICATIONS & SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS

A Proposal for Settling the Interpretation of Florida’s Proposals for Settlement, 64 Fla. L. Rev. 1811 (2012).

Honors & Recognitions

Order of the Coif, University of Florida Levin College of Law

Book Awards, University of Florida Levin College of Law
     Legal Research and Writing
     Appellate Advocacy
     Civil Procedure
     Business Enterprises: Corporations and Unincorporated
     Legal Drafting
     Evidence
     Florida Law Review
     Advanced Techniques in Appellate Advocacy
     Conflicts of Laws

Personal

Lauren was born and raised in Palm Harbor, Florida.

Clerkships

Law Clerk to the Honorable Steven D. Merryday, Chief Judge of the United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida

Interned for the Honorable John A. Schaefer, Sixth Judicial Circuit of Florida

Interned for the Honorable Pamela A.M. Campbell, Sixth Judicial Circuit of Florida

Education

University of Florida, Levin College of Law, J.D., magna cum laude, 2013

  • University of Florida Law Review, Executive Symposium Editor

University of Central Florida, B.S., summa cum laude, 2010

  • Graduated First in the College of Business Administration

Bar and Court Admissions

Florida

United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida

United States District Court for the Northern District of Florida