FLORIDA – June 10, 2020 – Dean Mead announces that 15 of its attorneys have been selected for inclusion in the 2020 edition of Florida Super Lawyers, an annual list of top-ranked lawyers. This also includes one attorney recognized as a “Rising Star,” an up-and-comer under the age of 40. The honorees are among a diverse list of the top attorneys, nominated by their own peers, and are featured in the Florida Super Lawyers magazine published in June.

The list of all Dean Mead attorneys named among Florida Super Lawyers 2020 is provided as follows:

Fort Pierce

Michael M. Minton


Charles H. Egerton

Darryl M. Bloodworth

David J. Akins

David P. Hathaway

Denise Dell-Powell

Joseph J. Van Heyde

Lauren Y. Detzel

Matthew J. Ahearn

Nichole M. Mooney

Stephen R. Looney

Thomas P. Wert


Mark E. Holcomb

Peter M. Dunbar


Rising Star

No more than 2.5 percent are named to the Rising Stars list. The following attorney has been named as a Rising Star:


Brian M. Malec


About Super Lawyers:

Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The patented selection process includes independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations. Super Lawyers was first published in 1991, and the complete 2020 list can be found online at www.superlawyers.com.