Two Dean Mead Attorneys Earn Florida Board Certifications

Orlando, FL and Tallahassee, FL – We are pleased to announce that Dean Mead Shareholders Dan R. Russell and Timothy W. Sobczak have earned their Board Certification from the Florida Bar.  Dan Russell, based in Tallahassee, FL, is Board Certified in State and Federal Government and Administrative Law by The Florida Bar Board of Legal…

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2022 Alcoholic Beverage Quota License Drawing Primer

The term “Quota license” refers to a license issued pursuant to section 561.20(1), Florida Statutes, authorizing the sale of beer, wine and liquor in Florida. These licenses are limited in the number permitted to be issued by the county and are subject to the statutory population restraints on the issuance of new licenses.    Recently, the…

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Dean Mead Welcomes Attorney Daniel J. McGinn to Tallahassee Office

Tallahassee, FL – Dean Mead is pleased to announce the addition of Daniel J. McGinn to the Tallahassee office. Mr. McGinn practices in the firm’s Government Relations and Regulated Industries teams and is proficient in navigating regulatory frameworks to get to his client’s desired outcome and devises creative solutions for his client’s concerns. Mr. McGinn’s…

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Florida Trend Magazine Recognizes Five Attorneys as ‘Legal Elite’

Five attorneys have been recognized among Florida Trend’s Florida Legal Elite 2022. The list includes two of the firm’s shareholders who are members of the distinguished Hall of Fame including Lauren Y. Detzel and Peter M. Dunbar, who have consistently earned high rankings from their peers in the annual Legal Elite voting. The complete list…

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11 Dean Mead Attorneys Recognized by 2022 Florida Super Lawyers List

FLORIDA – June 2022 – Dean Mead announces that 11 of its attorneys have been selected for inclusion in the 2022 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. Additionally, two of Dean Mead’s attorneys…

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FDA Calls for Halt of Sales and Removal of Juul Vaping Products

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (“FDA”) published marketing denial orders on June 23, 2022, effectively calling for the halt of sales and the removal of Juul vaping products from American shelves.  Juul will likely appeal the order, and it remains to be seen as to whether the company or its retail partners will voluntarily…

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