Congratulations to HPS Senior Partner and co-founder Eugene K. Pettis for, once again, being named to Florida Trend’s FLORIDA 500, which spotlights the 500 most influential business leaders throughout the state. This special edition recognizes CEOs of enduring influence and activity within their sectors to curate the Florida 500 list. Mr. Pettis has been serving the Florida community for 35 years which has earned him many accolades and prestigious positions – namely becoming the first African American president of the FL Bar in 2013. His law firm, Haliczer Pettis & Schwamm celebrated its 24th year in business this year and continues its mission to help individuals and families recover from medical malpractice, wrongful death and catastrophic injuries. Thank you to Florida Trend for recognizing Mr. Pettis’ outstanding works and contributions to the legal profession and the community at large.