Tampa, FL – Guerra King is pleased to announce that four of its twelve lawyers have been selected for inclusion in the 2021 edition of Super Lawyers.
Guerra King P.A. is a proud Platinum sponsor of the Tampa Bay Chapter of the Federal Bar Association’s 2021 Staying in the Game program. Staying in the Game was created and designed to assist law firms, corporations, and government entities in identifying struggles related to the retention of women lawyers, and to provide strategies to address these struggles and the leadership gap between men and women.
Guerra King is pleased to announce the formation of our Diversity and Inclusion Committee. The Committee is Chaired by Ailen Cruz and includes members from every part of the Guerra King team: shareholders, associates, paralegals, and legal assistants. The Committee’s mission is to promote and support diversity within our firm, to encourage opportunities for our employees to grow in their own understanding of diversity, and to promote equal opportunity for all to better represent the communities we serve.
Guerra King is proud to be a Gold sponsor for the George Edgecomb Bar Association’s (GEBA) 38th Annual Scholarship Banquet on April 26, 2021. GEBA is Tampa’s largest predominately African American voluntary bar association and is dedicated to the promotion and recognition of African Americans within the legal profession and the judiciary. GEBA’s theme for the 2020-2021 bar year is aptly “Pressing Forward Together During Challenging Times.”
Larry Dougherty, of counsel with the firm, recently partnered with a UF Law student in the 2021 Florida Pro Bono Law School Challenge, taking place through the end of March. The Challenge combines pro bono and mentoring opportunities for students at Florida’s 12 law schools.
Guerra King P.A. is pleased to announce the addition of Chemere Ellis as an associate with the firm. A seasoned trial attorney, Chemere has represented the interests of the people of the State of Florida, government agencies, corporations, and individuals, among others. Chemere has served as lead counsel in forty jury trials and has served in the supervisory role of Lead Trial Attorney in the county courts of Pinellas County.
Tampa, FL — The law firm of Guerra King is pleased to announce that Kim Koves has been named a shareholder of the Firm. Kim obtained her law degree from Stetson University College of Law in 2012, where she served as a Notes and Comments Editor for the Stetson Law Review and a judicial intern for the Honorable Elizabeth A. Jenkins, U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida. She graduated cum laude from James Madison University with a degree in Political Science.
TAMPA, FL – August 20, 2020 – Best Lawyers released its list of lawyers recognized in the 2021 edition of Best Lawyers in America. Guerra King is pleased to announce that two of its attorneys have been recognized.
Tampa, FL – Guerra King is pleased to announce that five of its twelve lawyers have been selected for inclusion in the 2020 edition of Super Lawyers.
Larry Dougherty, of counsel to the firm, has started a one-year term as president of the Wm. Reece Smith, Jr. Litigation American Inn of Court in Tampa. The Inn is a group of 80 lawyers and judges that meet once a month for presentations on professionalism in litigation, pro bono service, and diversity.