Fort Myers, FL, March 03, 2015 --(PR.com
)-- The law firm of Henderson, Franklin, Starnes & Holt, P.A. is pleased to announce that Attorney Shannon Puopolo has been elected Vice President of The Guardian Ad Litem Foundation - 20th Judicial Circuit (formerly known as Voices for Kids of Southwest Florida) Board of Directors. The Foundation supports the Guardian ad Litem Program for Lee, Collier, Charlotte, Hendry and Glades counties. Guardian ad Litem volunteers are the eyes, ears and voices for children who are abused, neglected and abandoned. Through grants, individual donations, sponsorships and events, the Foundation has raised over $1.8 million since 2002 to address unfunded and unmet needs of Southwest Florida’s most vulnerable children.
Puopolo concentrates her practice in commercial litigation and, more specifically, handles real estate litigation, including title insurance claims, creditors’ rights in bankruptcy and foreclosure proceedings, and residential and commercial eviction and ejectment proceedings. She also handles association law matters, lien foreclosures, reforeclosures, lien collection matters and partnership disputes.
Puopolo has been recognized by Florida Super Lawyers® magazine as a "Rising Star" in the field of business litigation for three consecutive years (2012-2014). She is the President Emeritus of the Lee County Bar Association’s Young Lawyer’s Division and is a member of the Calusa Inn of Court and the American Bankruptcy Institute.
Puopolo received her undergraduate degree from Washington University in St. Louis (B.A., 2005) and her law degree from the University of Miami School of Law (J.D., cum laude, 2009). Puopolo can be reached at email@example.com or via phone at 239.344.1116.
Henderson Franklin is the largest, locally-based law firm between Tampa and Miami with over 55 attorneys dedicated to providing a wide range of legal services in the areas of business and tax planning, estate planning, family law, commercial and civil litigation, eminent domain, immigration law, workers' compensation, employment law, real estate, and land use and environmental law. Since 1924, Henderson Franklin has been assisting clients build their homes, businesses and communities in Southwest Florida. Henderson Franklin operates offices in Fort Myers, Bonita Springs, Naples and Sanibel Island. For more information on Puopolo or Henderson Franklin, visit www.henlaw.com.