Twenty-Five Bush Ross Attorneys Named 2019 Super Lawyers and Rising Stars

May 30, 2019

Bush Ross, P.A. is pleased to announce that 25 attorneys have been selected to the 2019 list of Florida Super Lawyers and Florida Rising Stars by Super Lawyers magazine. 

Shareholders J. Carter Andersen, John Giordano, Andrew Jenkins, Edward Savitz and Jeffrey Warren were named to the "Top 50: 2019 Tampa Bay Super Lawyers List."  J. Carter Andersen, John Giordano, Edward Savitz and Jeffrey Warren were also named to the "Top 100: 2019 Florida Super Lawyers List."

Only five percent of attorneys in Florida receive the honor of Super Lawyer.  The following attorneys were named to the 2019 Florida Super Lawyers list:

Jolyon D. Acosta – Estate & Probate
Adam L. Alpert - Bankruptcy: Business
J. Carter Andersen – Civil Litigation: Defense
David C. Banker – Business Litigation
Troy J. Crotts – Personal Injury/Medical Malpractice Defense
Samuel B. Dolcimascolo – Estate & Probate
James J. Evangelista – Aviation & Aerospace
John N. Giordano – Business/Corporate
Kelly R. High – Personal Injury Defense
Bryan D. Hull – Business Litigation
Andrew T. Jenkins – Business/Corporate
Peter J. Kelly – Real Estate
Joseph A. Probasco - Business/Corporate
Edward O. Savitz – Construction Litigation
H. Bradley Staggs – Bankruptcy: Business
Jeffrey W. Warren – Bankruptcy: Business

Lawyers who are 40 or under, or who have been practicing for ten years or less, are eligible to receive the Rising Star designation. The following attorneys were named to the 2019 Florida Rising Stars list:

Robert L. Chapman - Business Litigation
Kathleen L. DiSanto – Bankruptcy: Business
Christoper M. Hart – Personal Injury Defense
Laura B. Labbee - Bankruptcy
Tiffany L. McElheran – Real Estate
H. Web Melton, III – Real Estate
Jamie L. Meola - Tax
Libby Ridley - Business/Corporate
Ciara Wilis - Business Litigation

About Super Lawyers
Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The selection process is multi-phased and includes independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations.  For more information on Super Lawyers or Rising Stars, visit

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