Johnson, Newlon & DeCort is pleased to announce that three of the firm’s attorneys have been recognized in 2022 Best Lawyers in America.
Firm partner Sean Johnson was selected by his peers as the 28th Edition “Lawyer of the Year” for Securities Litigation in Tampa. Each year, only a single lawyer in a specific practice area and location is honored with a “Lawyer of the Year” designation. Sean was also recognized for his work in Commercial Litigation and Banking and Finance Litigation.
Firm partner Elaine Rice was likewise selected by her peers as a 28th Edition “Lawyer of the Year.” Elaine was honored as the “Lawyer of the Year” for Arbitration in Tampa. She was also recognized for her work in Commercial Litigation.
Firm partner Kacy Donlon was selected by her peers for inclusion in 2022 Best Lawyers in America for Commercial Litigation.
Best Lawyers in America was first published in 1983, and recognition is based entirely on peer review. Using a sophisticated, rational, and transparent methodology, Best Lawyers seeks to capture annually, as accurately as possible, the consensus opinion of leading lawyers about the professional abilities of their colleagues within the same legal practice area and geographical area.
Johnson, Newlon & DeCort is a Tampa law firm with an extensive and varied business and complex commercial litigation practice. Our experienced attorneys represent businesses and individuals throughout the State of Florida and nationally in a broad range of litigation matters dealing with contract, securities, employment, fraud, fiduciary duty, intellectual property, and other issues. We are conveniently located in historic West Tampa, just minutes away from downtown, Tampa International Airport, and the West Shore Business District.