Please show your support for FWA board member, comp legend, musician and all around good guy, Richard Berman, Esq. who will be honored at the Friends of 440 Awards Banquet on Saturday, October 21, 2017 at the Margaritaville Hollywood Beach Resort 1111 North Ocean Drive Hollywood, FL 33019. Defense attorney Dawn R. Traverso, Esq. and former J.C.C. Charles M. HIll, III will also be honored. (Cocktails begin at 6:00 p.m with dinner to follow at 7:00 p.m.; $195 per person, $1850 for reserved tables of 10) For more information and
Gerry Rosenthal recently achieved another “high water mark” in his legal career. On October 2, 2015, he was honored with a Lifetime Achievement Award by the Workers Injury Law and Advocacy Group (WILG) during their national meeting in Chicago. The black tie affair was attended by over 230 people with an appearance by Congresswoman Tammy Duckworth. Having received among other honors in the past the Bud Adams Award and the David H. Levine Leadership Award, as well as being Workers’ Compensation Section Chair, a founding member and Chairman of Florida
It is with great pleasure that we formally induct Ramon Malca into the FWA Hall of Fame. Born in Paris France, he was admitted to the Florida Bar in 1975. In addition to his myriad honors and accomplishments, he was the recipient of the prestigious W.L. “Bud” Adams Award for his outstanding service in advancing the philosophy and practice of the workers compensation system in 1992.
Ray was appointed to the Statewide Judicial Nominating Commission for Judges of Compensation claims from 1990-1994, and became one of the most influential voices in