Saxon, Gilmore, Carraway & Gibbons, P.A. is pleased to announce that Richard Asfar, an associate, has been included in the Florida Super Lawyers “Rising Stars” list for 2014. This will be the third consecutive year that Mr. Asfar has been included. No more than 2.5% of Florida lawyers are selected for inclusion on this list. Mr. Asfar continues to be the only attorney rated by Florida Super Lawyers who is able to speak Turkish.
Mr. Asfar focuses his practice on business disputes and complex commercial litigation matters, chapter 11 bankruptcy cases and adversary proceedings, construction litigation, and appeals. He also has experience assisting independent record labels with obtaining digital distribution for their music, and representing clients in World Intellectual Property Organization domain name disputes. Mr. Asfar is an alumnus of The Tampa Connection (class of 2013), and is a current member of both the Pacific McGeorge School of Law Alumni Board of Directors and the Tampa Bay Inn of Court.
Super Lawyers is published in all 50 states and Washington, D.C., reaching more than 13 million readers. It is a listing of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The selection process includes independent research, peer nominations, and peer evaluations.