News Release: Haliczer Pettis & Schwamm Law Firm Partner Neal C. Falk Elected to Serve a Second Consecutive Term on the Executive Council for the Sports Law Litigation / Workers’ Compensation Section of The Florida Bar (09-20-12)

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FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla.
– Sept. 20, 2012 – Neal C. Falk, a partner with Haliczer Pettis & Schwamm, has been elected by his peers to serve a second consecutive term on the defense seat of the Executive Council for the Sports Law Litigation / Workers’ Compensation Section of The Florida Bar.  During his second term, he will serve on the Executive Council’s Legislative and Forum Board Certification subcommittees.

Falk, who manages Haliczer Pettis & Schwamm’s Sports Law Litigation / Workers’ Compensation Department, also has helped expand his firm’s practice with regards to general liability, commercial litigation, personal injury, and medical malpractice.

“I look forward to continuing my ongoing efforts to build stronger unity between the Sports Law Litigation / Workers’ Compensation Section, The Florida Bar and Florida’s various county-level Bar associations,” Falk said. “I also look forward to serving on the Executive Council’s Legislative and Forum Board Certification subcommittees to help secure a fair and efficient Sports Law Litigation / Workers’ Compensation system for all parties.”

Falk also is the current Chair of the Sports Law Litigation / Workers’ Compensation Section of the Broward County Bar and is a former member of the Sports Law Litigation / Workers’ Compensation Rules Advisory Committee where he served two consecutive terms.

Falk received a law degree from the University of Miami School of Law, in Miami, in 1995, and a bachelor’s degree from Union College, in Schenectady, NY, in 1992. He is admitted to The Florida Bar (1995) and the Federal Bar for the Southern District of Florida (1999). He is admitted to practice in U.S. District Court, Southern and Middle Districts of Florida, and in U.S. Supreme Court.

About Haliczer Pettis & Schwamm, P.A.

Haliczer Pettis & Schwamm, P.A., with offices in Fort Lauderdale and Orlando, is a full-service law firm known for litigating complex, multi-party cases to help individual, corporate and governmental clients achieve their goals. The firm’s trial attorneys have decades of experience in civil and commercial litigation, personal injury and wrongful death, medical malpractice, health care law, employment law, sports law litigation / workers’ compensation, professional liability and appellate practice. The diverse law firm provides clients with litigation teams that reflect Florida’s unique racial and ethnic makeup. The firm, founded in 1996, is rated “AV” by Martindale-Hubbell. For more information, visit www.haliczerpettis.com or call (954) 523-9922.

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