Board certified attorney Guy S. Emerich, a shareholder and director of Farr, Farr, Emerich, Hackett and Carr, P.A., was recently selected for inclusion in Florida Trend’s Legal Elite Hall of Fame. To be selected for this list, one had to have been selected by peers for inclusion in Florida Trends Legal Elite for each of the past five years. A panel then evaluates and finalizes this list.
“Providing the highest quality legal services to clients is the core of our mission” commented firm president David Holmes. “We are extremely proud of this accomplishment for Mr. Emerich who has been among the preeminent estate planning attorneys in Florida for many years. It is well deserved recognition for him, and further evidence of the excellence of our firm.”
Mr. Emerich is Board Certified by the Florida Bar in Wills, Trusts and Estates since 1988 and has a Master of Laws in estate planning. He received his Bachelor of Arts degree and Juris Doctor degree (with honors) from the University of Florida, where he served as an editor of the University of Florida Law Review and as an assistant professor of law. He received his Master of Laws degree in estate planning from the University of Miami.
Mr. Emerich is a Fellow of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel, which is a professional association of approximately 2,700 trust and estate attorneys nationwide who have been affirmed by their peers as having made outstanding contributions to the practice of estate and trust law. He is a member of the American Bar Association and member and past president of the Charlotte County Bar Association. He also serves on the Executive Council of the Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section of the Florida Bar as Co-Vice Chairman of the Mentoring Committee and has served for over ten years on the Southwest Community Foundation Board.