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Smith Hulsey & Busey Chairman of the Board Steve Busey has been named as one of the Top 100 attorneys in the state of Florida, as ranked by Florida Super Lawyers. Every year, Super Lawyers evaluates lawyers across the country for its annual list of top attorneys. Each candidate is measured against peer recognition and […]Read more
Smith Hulsey & Busey attorney Allan Wulbern has been named to the Board of Directors for the Jacksonville Bankruptcy Bar Association (JBBA). The Jacksonville Bankruptcy Bar Association works to enhance the communication between members of the Bar, the judiciary and the clerk’s office. The association has a focus on educating members, promoting professionalism, enhancing communications […]Read more
Smith Hulsey & Busey has thirteen attorneys who have been recognized on the 2018 Florida Super Lawyers and Florida Rising Star lists, a top attorney-rating program that distinguishes the state’s outstanding lawyers. Smith Hulsey & Busey’s 2018 Florida Super Lawyers-rated attorneys: Stephen D. Busey – Business Litigation Charmaine T.M. Chiu – Healthcare Patrick P. Coll […]Read more
Florida Supreme Court refines the nature of claims subject to Chapter 766 presuit requirements. National Deaf Academy LLC v. Townes, 2018 WL 1959642 (Fla. 2018). Chapter 766, Florida Statutes imposes statutory condition precedents to bringing suit in medical malpractice cases. When suit has been filed without compliance with the presuit requirements of Chapter 766, “the […]Read more
Jacksonville Magazine recently highlighted Smith Hulsey attorneys who have been highly ranked this year by Best Lawyers, the oldest peer-review publication in the legal profession. Two Smith Hulsey shareholders, Stephen Busey and Stephen Moore, were featured in the article for being named 2018 “Lawyers of the Year” in their fields of practice. Stephen Busey was […]Read more
The Florida 2nd DCA issued a recent decision, Hakki v. Galencare, Inc., 43 FLW D263 (Fla. 2d DCA, 1/31/18), that provides additional insight into medical staff credentialing. In this case, the Chief of Surgery, Dr. Hakki, alleged that the surgical services department of the hospital was underreporting surgical complications and that this was being done […]Read more