Fort Myers, FL, September 21, 2011 --(PR.com
)-- The law firm of Henderson, Franklin, Starnes & Holt, P.A. is pleased to announce that Divorce, Marital and Family Law Attorney Amy Turner will begin serving on the Support Issues Committee of the Family Law Section of the Florida Bar which focuses its efforts on the determination, modification and enforcement of alimony and child support. She will also serve on the Equitable Distribution Committee which analyzes the law concerning the division of assets and debts in a family law case and works to improve Florida’s equitable distribution statutes.
Turner assists clients in matters of divorce, child support, child custody, prenuptial and postnuptial agreements, domestic and repeat violence injunction actions, as well as paternity and adoption issues. She is a graduate of Stetson University College of Law where she was a member of Stetson's Law Review. Prior to law school, Turner graduated summa cum laude from Warner University with a degree in psychology and minor in business administration.
Turner is a member of the Family Law and Young Lawyers divisions of the Lee County Bar Association, and a member of the Lee County Bar's Social Committee. She is also a member of the Association of Family Law Professionals and the Family Law Section of the Florida Bar. Turner is very active in the community and serves as a mentor to high school students in the Take Stock in Children program, mentors law students in Stetson's Bar Mentoring Program, and is a Mock Trial Coach for Cypress Lake High School. She also serves on the Lee County Community Board for Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Sun Coast.
Henderson Franklin is one of the largest law firms between Tampa and Miami with over 55 attorneys practicing in the areas of business and tax planning, estate planning and administration, divorce and family law, immigration law, land use and environmental law, commercial and civil litigation, workers' compensation, employment law and real estate. One of the state's oldest firms, Henderson Franklin was founded in Fort Myers in 1924 and currently operates offices in Fort Myers, Bonita Springs and Sanibel Island. For more information on Turner or Henderson Franklin, please visit www.henlaw.com.