Fort Myers, FL, November 28, 2013 --(PR.com
)-- The Southwest Florida law firm of Henderson, Franklin, Starnes & Holt, P.A., is pleased to announce that Attorney John Agnew was sworn in as President of the Lee County Bar Association at the annual meeting on Friday, November 22, 2013 by the Honorable Judge John Carlin.
Agnew is an attorney in Henderson Franklin’s Commercial Litigation division. He represents clients in a wide range business and employment disputes and litigation. He was recognized by Florida Super Lawyers® magazine as a "Rising Star" in the field of business litigation from 2009-2012 and a Super Lawyer in business litigation in 2013. Agnew is also AV rated by Martindale-Hubbell. Prior to becoming an attorney, he served in the United States Army as an airborne ranger and in other infantry units.
Agnew is a member of the Greater Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce, having graduated from its Leadership Program and served as a facilitator for other Leadership Program classes. He is also a Fellow of the Florida Bar Foundation.
Agnew received his undergraduate degree (B.H.S., summa cum laude, 2001) and his law degree also from the University of Kentucky (J.D., 2005). He can be reached at 239.344.1364 or via email at email@example.com.
Henderson Franklin is one of the largest law firms between Tampa and Miami with 55 attorneys practicing in the areas of business and tax planning, estate planning and administration, family law, land use and environmental law, commercial and civil litigation, eminent domain, workers' compensation, employment law and real estate. One of the state's oldest firms, Henderson Franklin was founded in Fort Myers in 1924 and operates offices in Fort Myers, Bonita Springs and Sanibel Island. For more information on Agnew or Henderson Franklin, please visit www.henlaw.com. For more information on the Lee County Bar Association, visit www.leebar.org.