March 04, 2014 // Franchising.com // The Naples office of Roetzel & Andress, LPA, continues a period of expansion with the addition of new partner Brian V. McAvoy. Mr. McAvoy joins recent hires Lisa H. Lipman and Nichole Hughes Waid as the firm continues to grow its presence in Southwest Florida. Mr. McAvoy’s practice is focused on estate planning, estate and trust administration, probate litigation, general business and real estate law. He is a board-certified specialist in estate planning and probate law in the state of Florida.
"We are very pleased to have Brian join us here in Naples," said Paul K. Heuerman, Partner-in-Charge of Roetzel’s Naples office. "The firm’s wealth transfer and succession planning group is one of the best in Southwest Florida and we are excited to add Brian’s skills and experience to the team."
Mr. McAvoy, formerly a partner with Harter Secrest & Emery LLP in Naples, Florida, is a very active member of the Naples community, serving on the board of directors of the David Lawrence Center and as a trustee for The Community Foundation of Collier County. He earned his J.D. from the State University of New York, Buffalo Law School, and his B.A. from Hamilton College. Mr. McAvoy is licensed to practice law in Florida and New York.
Roetzel is a full-service law firm with more than 200 attorneys in offices located throughout Ohio and Florida and in Chicago, New York and Washington, D.C. The firm provides comprehensive legal services to national and international corporations, closely held and family-run businesses, institutions, organizations and individuals. For more information, visit ralaw.com.
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