Kimberly Kanoff Berman and Elizabeth Ferguson Named Women Leaders in Law by Florida Trend

Marshall Dennehey is pleased to announce that two of its Florida shareholders, Kimberly Kanoff Berman and Elizabeth Ferguson, have been recognized in the 2023 Florida Trend Legal Elite NOTABLE – Women Leaders in Law special section. Both are honored for their leadership, vision, mentorship and ability to effect growth in the professional and civic organizations they serve.

“I’ve worked closely with Kimberly and Elizabeth for years, and I am happy that their professionalism and commitment to excellence on behalf of our clients is being recognized,” said Craig S. Hudson, Director of Marshall Dennehey’s Professional Liability Department and member of the firm’s Executive Committee. “They have set a commendable standard not only within our firm, but for the legal profession as a whole. We take pride in having such accomplished leaders on the pulse of appellate and construction litigation in Florida.”

Berman is a shareholder in Marshall Dennehey's Appellate Advocacy and Post-Trial Practice Group and is based in the firm’s Fort Lauderdale office. Board certified in appellate practice by The Florida Bar, she is the firm’s lead Florida appellate attorney. She serves as a critical resource for clients and attorneys in the state and beyond, who rely on her to handle their most significant pre-trial motions, post-trial motions and appeals. Berman has handled appeals in all six intermediate appellate courts as well as the Third and Eleventh Circuit Courts of Appeal.

Ferguson is a shareholder in Marshall Dennehey's Professional Liability Department and is based in Jacksonville. As one of a handful of women board certified in construction law by The Florida Bar, she is at the forefront of legal issues involving construction defect issues in the state. For the past two decades, she has successfully represented clients in construction litigation matters and has served as lead counsel on multiple cases with damages claimed in excess of $10 million.

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