Rye, NY, June 09, 2016 --(PR.com
)-- Dorf & Nelson LLP is pleased to welcome Attorney Alvin F. Benton, Jr. to the Litigation Department. Mr. Benton offers comprehensive and individualized attention to clients in all matters of litigation, including Business and Real Estate Litigation and Corporate Finance transactions.
“I am delighted to welcome Alvin to the Litigation Department and to the Dorf & Nelson family,” said Jonathan B. Nelson, Esq., Partner & Chair of the Litigation Department. “With his versatile experience in all aspects of Litigation, I am confident that Alvin will be an integral part of expanding and diversifying our practice and our ability to service our clients.”
Before representing and advising clients in matters of business and real estate litigation, Mr. Benton began his legal career as a Criminal Judicial Clerk in The Ninth Judicial Circuit Court of the State of Florida. He then joined Holland & Knight LLP where he served as lead litigation associate in Florida and Texas state, federal and bankruptcy court actions involving breach of contract, receiverships, debt restructurings, commercial and timeshare foreclosures, landlord/tenant disputes, and preference/fraudulent conveyance cases.
Accomplished presenter and published writer, Mr. Benton is also the recipient of a number of accolades including Florida and Texas SuperLawyers Rising Stars List Honoree, recipient of the National Bar Association - IMPACT 40 Under 40 - Nation’s Best Advocate Award, and Lawyers of Color Hot List Honoree.
Mr. Benton’s ambitious and hardworking nature will be an integral part of continuing to grow, expand and diversify the firm’s areas of practice while continuing to serve its clients’ legal and business needs.
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