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Nine Icard Merrill Attorneys Named to Prestigious List of Florida Super Lawyers

Peer-Driven Recognition Places Team Among the Top in the State

Sarasota, Florida – July 13, 2017 – Icard, Merrill, Cullis, Timm, Furen & Ginsburg (Icard Merrill) – a Sarasota-based, full-service law firm – is proud to announce that nine members of the firm have been selected for inclusion in the 2017 edition of Florida Super Lawyers.

 “We are honored to have our team named among the most respected attorneys in practice,” said Robert Lyons, President of Icard Merrill. “This recognition serves as a reflection of the genuine dedication, steadfast commitment and exceptional results we bring to our clients throughout multiple areas of representation.”

 The Icard Merrill attorneys chosen for this year’s print list are: 

  • Charles J. Bartlett – Business Litigation, Construction, Business/Corporate Law
  • Thomas F. Icard, Jr. – Construction Litigation, Business Litigation, Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Robert G. Lyons – Alternative Dispute Resolution, Personal Injury-Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury-General
  • William W. Merrill, III – Land Use & Zoning, Real Estate, Environmental, Administrative Law, Government Relations
  • Alyssa M. Nohren – Real Estate, General Litigation
    • Securities Litigation, Business Litigation, Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Jaime L. Wallace – Family Law
    • Real Estate, Estate Planning & Probate, Business/Corporate
    • Rising Star – Land Use/Zoning, Real Estate, Intellectual Property

Representing no more than five percent of lawyers in the state, Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of recognition and professional achievement. The annual listing has a rigorous, patent-pending screening process that includes multiple phases with peer nominations and evaluations combined with third-party research.

About Icard Merrill
With offices in Manatee, Sarasota, Charlotte and Lee Counties, Icard Merrill offers clients more than a half-century of legal experience in real estate, land use, personal Injury, employment law, corporate and tax law, family law, probate, tax, and estate planning as well as business, commercial and construction litigation. The firm’s practice groups work both independently and cooperatively, and strive to provide the most thorough representation possible. For more information, visit or call 941-366-8100.

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Alyssa M. Nohren Icard MerrillCharles J. Bartlett Icard MerrillF. Thomas Hopkins Icard Merrill 2Robert G. Lyons Icard MerrillThomas F. Icard Jr. Icard MerrillWilliam W. Merrill Icard Merrill

Drew Clayton Icard MerrillJamie L. Wallace Icard Merrill 2G. Matthew Brockway Icard Merrill

Captions: Charles J. Bartlett – Icard Merrill; Thomas F. Icard, Jr – Icard Merrill;  Robert G. Lyons – Icard Merrill; William W. Merrill – Icard Merrill; Alyssa M. Nohren – Icard Merrill; Drew Clayton – Icard Merrill; Jaime L. Wallace – Icard Merrill; F. Thomas Hopkins – Icard Merrill; G. Matthew Brockway – Icard Merrill