SARASOTA, Fla. – Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP, a full-service business law firm with offices in Sarasota and Tampa, Fla., recently earned three of the highest rankings for the Tampa Bay region by the Tampa Bay Business Journal – and was the only Sarasota law firm named to the top spots.
Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick was named No. 3 for law firms, No. 3 for labor and employment law firms and No. 4 for intellectual property law. The Tampa Bay Business Journal ranked law firms by the number of local attorneys that specialize in these areas. “We are honored to be distinguished as the only Sarasota law firm in the top five in these areas for the Tampa Bay region,” said Ben Hanan, managing partner of the Sarasota Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick office. “Our law firm recruits and retains top graduates and many of our lawyers have advanced degrees and board certifications in disciplines related to their practices.” Locally, the law firm has 32 attorneys in its Sarasota office with 79 employees.