West Palm Beach, FL, July 03, 2016 --(PR.com
)-- Kelley Kronenberg, a diverse, full-service business law firm, announced that Irwin R. Gilbert has been appointed Chairman of The Florida Bar’s Business Litigation Committee. Mr. Gilbert, a Partner in the firm’s West Palm Beach office, focuses his practice on guiding companies through complex, high stakes business disputes in federal and state court.
The Business Litigation Committee is part of the Business Law Section of The Florida Bar. This section is responsible for reviewing and recommending proposed legislation to the Florida Legislature, providing case law updates of relevance to trial lawyers, sponsoring Continuing Legal Education Seminars as well as advocating for the interest of lawyers who litigate business disputes.
Additionally, Mr. Gilbert currently serves as Chairman of the Business Law Section of The Florida Bar’s Antitrust & Trade Regulation Subcommittee.
In his legal practice, Mr. Gilbert has tried to verdict many high profile cases, including unfair competition, conception litigation, antitrust, fraud, theft of trade secrets, and trademark litigation. His background includes a wide range of experience practicing throughout the United States, as well as litigating cases in Great Britain and Japan. His clients have included banks, investment firms, executives, celebrities, legal professionals, and Fortune 500 companies.
Among his more groundbreaking decisions, Mr. Gilbert reigned in fiduciaries who had exceeded their powers, including court-appointed guardians and Assignees for the Benefit of Creditors. He has also protected business clients from lawsuits, including class action, antitrust matters and trade secrets cases. In some of these cases, more than one hundred million dollars was at risk.
About Kelley Kronenberg
Kelley Kronenberg is a diverse, full-service business law firm that provides litigation and other legal services to established corporations, insurance companies, entrepreneurs and individuals in Florida and other regions of the U.S. More than 100 attorneys strong, the firm offers 25 distinct practice areas throughout its network of ten offices in Florida and Illinois. Founded in 1980, Kelley Kronenberg was built on relationships and continues to grow and excel because of its strength, offering sound legal counsel and exceptional client service. Kelley Kronenberg is ranked in the Top 25 Largest Law Firms in South Florida by the South Florida Business Journal, and has been recognized as a Top Law Firm in Florida by the South Florida Legal Guide and LexisNexis ® Martindale-Hubbell®. More information on practice areas and office locations is available at www.kelleykronenberg.com.