Shumaker Welcomes Colleen R. McInerney and Elizabeth D. Montalvo to the Firm

TAMPA, FL — Shumaker is proud to announce the addition of two associates to its esteemed team. The new hires bring additional experience in the areas of litigation and labor and employment law, further enhancing the firm's ability to provide comprehensive legal solutions to its diverse clientele.

Associate Colleen R. McInerney joins the Litigation and Disputes Service Line, where she focuses her practice on community association law, representing condominium and homeowner associations in a wide variety of litigation matters.

“We are pleased to welcome Colleen to our team. Her dedication to advocate for clients will be valuable when serving the unique legal needs of community associations. We are excited about the positive impact Colleen will bring to our firm and the support she will provide to community associations in achieving their goals,” said Partner and Community Associations Business Sector Chair Jonathan Ellis.

Shumaker’s Labor, Employment and Employee Benefits Service Line welcomes Associate Elizabeth (Liz) D. Montalvo. Liz represents employers in matters involving workplace harassment, discrimination, retaliation, FMLA, leaves of absence, wage and hour, and related employment claims. She brings to the firm extensive experience and a wide breadth of knowledge regarding management-side employment matters.

"We are thrilled to welcome Liz to Shumaker’s labor and employment team. Her experience in employment law and passion for assisting clients with their ever-changing requirements under state and federal law make her an exceptional addition to our firm,” said Jan Pietruszka, Shumaker Partner and Labor, Employment and Employee Benefits National Service Line Leader.  

With the addition of these two accomplished associates, Shumaker continues its tradition of attracting top legal talent and maintaining a reputation for excellence. The firm's commitment to providing exceptional legal services and delivering favorable outcomes for clients remains steadfast, further solidified by the expanded capabilities offered by the new associates.