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Weintraub vs. Sarasota Herald-Tribune et al.

SARASOTA, FLORIDA, May 14, 2014 – Sarasota real estate lawyer Anne Weintraub (www.anneweintraub.com) has sued the Sarasota Herald-Tribune for libel over a front-page article that accused Weintraub of defrauding her bank in connection with personal real estate loans in 2005 and 2006. In the article, the Herald-Tribune alleged that Weintraub “simultaneously claimed” multiple properties as… Read More »

Richard A. Harrison Named Among Tampa’s Top Rated Lawyers

Richard A. Harrison has again been named among Tampa’s top rated lawyers in the upcoming publication, “Tampa’s Top Rated Lawyers,” published by ALM.

Richard A. Harrison Appointed to Florida Bar’s Clients’ Security Fund Committee

Richard A. Harrison has been appointed by President-Elect Gregory W. Coleman to a three-year term on the Florida Bar’s Clients’ Security Fund Committee. The Clients’ Security Fund was created by the Florida Bar to help compensate people who have suffered a financial loss through misappropriation or embezzlement by an attorney. 

Richard A. Harrison speaks to Sarasota Tiger Bay Club

January 3, 2013 – Richard A. Harrison spoke to the Sarasota Tiger Bay Club on the topic of Florida’s open government laws.

Richard A. Harrison quoted in the Lakeland Ledger

December 11, 2012 – Richard A. Harrison was quoted in the Lakeland Ledger in an article about a city commissioner’s potential conflict of interest. Read the article here: www.theledger.com

Richard A. Harrison speaks at Tampa Bay Paralegal Association

October 5, 2012 – Richard A. Harrison spoke at the Tampa Bay Paralegal Association’s annual convention on the topic of First Amendment Rights and the Internet.

Richard A. Harrison interviewed by Bay News 9

July 23, 2012 – Bay News 9 interviewed Richard A. Harrison concerning the City of Clearwater’s proposed ordinances to deal with the problem of homelessness in the city.

Richard A. Harrison recognized by Florida Trend magazine

June 2012 – Richard A. Harrison was recognized by Florida Trend magazine as one of Florida’s Legal Elite for 2012. He has been named among the Legal Elite in previous years, including 2010, 2009, 2006 and in the inaugural Legal Elite named in 2004.

Richard A. Harrison recognized by Super Lawyers magazine

June 2012 – Richard A. Harrison was recognized by Super Lawyers magazine as among the Florida Super Lawyers for 2012. He has been so recognized on a number of previous occasions.