Daneil McAuliffe served as a judge in the regional speech and debate tournament of the National Christian Forensics and Communication Association (NCFCA). The NCFCA is a the third largest high school speech and debate league in the country. The tournament included students from Florida, Georgia and South Carolina and was held March 21-23 in Sarasota, Florida.
Tia Jones was recently admitted to practice in the Southern District of Florida.
Jon Lynn was the featured speaker at the March meeting of the Volusia-Flagler County Dental Association. He spoke on “The Anatomy of a Dental Malpractice Case”.
Brett P. Gliosca has been selected to be a participant on this year’s Law360’s 2019 Personal Injury & Medical Malpractice Editorial Advisory Boards.
Tom Saieva presented the annual two hour CME course in Preventing Medical Errors at Palms of Pasadena Hospital.
La Cava and Jacobson is very pleased to announce that Jonathon Lynn has joined the firm as a partner and will be working out of the firm’s Ft. Lauderdale office. Jon has 40 years of experience as a trial lawyer defending medical malpractice cases for physicians and hospitals. Jon has tried hundreds of cases and his talents as a trial lawyer have been recognized by many organizations. We are very proud to have Jon as part of the La Cava & Jacobson team.
Brett Gliosca has been given Martindale-Hubbell’s highest rating of AV Preeminent® for his legal ability and professional ethics.
According to Martindale-Hubbell, the AV Preeminent® rating is a significant rating accomplishment–a testament to the fact that a lawyer’s peers rank him at the highest level of professional excellence. The Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Ratings™ are an objective indicator of a lawyer’s high ethical standards and professional ability, generated from evaluations of lawyers by other members of the bar and the judiciary in the United States and Canada. The ratings reflect a combination of achieving a Very High General Ethical Standards rating and a Legal Ability numerical rating.
La Cava & Jacobson, P.A. is proud to announce that paralegal Juanita (Nita) Serrano, RP® was recently elected President of the National Federation of Paralegal Associations, Inc. and will serve a two year term.
NFPA is a professional, non-profit organization comprised of state, local, military and foreign paralegal associations, which represents paralegals around the world.
Lou La Cava, Brett Gliosca and Iva Valtcheva were guest speakers at Emergency Medical Associates of Tampa Bay’s 2018 physician retreat. They updated the physicians regarding current medical malpractice litigation issues and also spoke on patient safety in the emergency room setting. Emergency Medical Associates of Tampa Bay are excellent providers of emergency medicine professional staffing to St. Joseph’s Hospital, St. Joseph’s Children’s Hospital, St. Joseph’s Hospital – North, and St. Joseph’s – South.
Shari D. Smith was recently accepted into the “Voluntary Bar Leadership Grant Subcommittee” for the Florida Bar. The voluntary bar association grant program supports initiatives and programs which encourage diversity, diversity training and dialogue among lawyers in Florida through financial support of conferences, seminars, summits and symposia planned and hosted by local and specialty bar associations.