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HGS Attorney Susan Stephens to Speak at American Bar Association Conference

Hopping Green & Sams is pleased to announce that shareholder Susan Stephens will be speaking on a panel at the upcoming 28th Annual Fall Conference of the American Bar Association’s Section of Environment and Energy Resources, to be held virtually from October 19th-October 27th. Susan will be speaking as part of a group of nationally […]

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Environmental
HGS Attorney Susan Stephens Presented at NAEP 2020 Virtual Conference

Hopping Green & Sams shareholder Susan Stephens recently presented at the 2020 National Association of Environmental Professionals (NAEP) 2020 Virtual Conference.  Susan presented as part of the Conference’s Women in STEM panel, which was designed to encourage women to seek out and flourish in STEM careers.  

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Land Use & Real Estate Development
Attorneys Erin Tilton and Robert Volpe presented at the 2020 Florida Planning Conference

Hopping Green & Sams attorneys Erin Tilton and Robert Volpe presented at the 2020 Florida Planning Conference, hosted by the American Planning Association, Florida Chapter.  Erin and Robert, along with colleagues Nikki Day and Robert K. Lincoln, discussed virtual local government hearings and interacting with cities and counties in a virtual setting.  The Florida Planning Conference […]

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Administrative & Regulatory
Hopping Green & Sams attorneys recognized in The Best Lawyers in America© 2021

12 lawyers from Hopping Green & Sams were recognized in The Best Lawyers in America© 2021: David Childs, Peter Cunningham, Vinette Godelia, Gary Hunter, Brooke Lewis, Robert Manning, Eric Olsen, Gary Perko, Mike Petrovich, David Powell, Kent Safriet & Cheryl Stuart. Three HGS attorneys were included in the inaugural edition of the Best Lawyers: Ones […]

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Administrative & Regulatory
2020 Florida Super Lawyers Recognizes eleven HGS Attorneys

Hopping Green & Sams is pleased to announce that Joseph Brown, Vinette Godelia, Gary Hunter, Gary Perko, David Powell and Kent Safriet have been selected to the 2020 Florida Super Lawyers list. Super Lawyers also recognized the following HGS attorneys as Florida “Rising Stars” for 2020: Mohammad Jazil, Sarah Sandy, Erin Tilton, Robert Volpe and […]

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Administrative & Regulatory
HGS recognized in Chambers USA 2020

Chambers USA 2020 recognized Hopping Green & Sams for outstanding Florida practice groups in the areas of Environmental law (Band 1) and Real Estate: Zoning and Land Use – North & Central Florida (Band 2). Five HGS attorneys were also selected as notable practitioners within these practice groups: Gary Hunter, Mohammad Jazil, Eric Olsen, Gary […]

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Special Taxing Districts
Clay County BCC approves creation of Sandridge CDD

HGS attorney Lauren Gentry, featured in Clay Today Online story regarding the Clay County Board of County Commissioners’ approval of the new Sandridge Community Development District. BCC approves creation of Sandridge Community Development District

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Administrative & Regulatory
Florida Trend’s 2020 FL Legal Elite Recognizes HGS Attorneys

Hopping Green & Sams is pleased to announce that Mohammad Jazil and Gary Perko have been selected in the 2020 Florida Legal Elite roster by Florida Trend magazine. David Powell is also included in the Florida Legal Elite Hall of Fame. Florida Trend’s Florida Legal Elite presents the state’s top attorneys recommended by their peers. […]

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Environmental
Attorney Vinette Godelia Elected to American College of Environmental Lawyers

HGS is proud to announce that shareholder Vinette Godelia has been elected as a 2020 fellow of The American College of Environmental Lawyers (ACOEL). Fellows are selected based upon their substantial contributions and their high standards in the practice area of environmental law. In the ACOEL press release ACOEL President, Andrea Field, said “The twenty-eight […]

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Administrative & Regulatory
Gary Hunter Reappointed to Judicial Nominating Commission

Hopping Green & Sams shareholder Gary Hunter has been reappointed by Governor Desantis to the First District Court of Appeal Judicial Nominating Commission. More information about the Governor’s recent Judicial Nominating Commission appointments can be found on the Florida Bar website.

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