Lea C. Dearing Joins BFV as Senior Associate Attorney
A business litigator with transactional experience, Ms. Dearing assists businesses with a wide range of issues, including labor and employment matters, internal investigations, privacy law, general commercial litigation and contracting, products liability, construction disputes and e-Discovery management.
BFV Receives “Law Firm Service Award” from the Atlanta Bar Association
BFV received the award in recognition of the firm’s extensive service to the Atlanta Bar Association (2013-2014).
BFV Featured in Attorney at Law magazine
Berman Fink Van Horn is the cover story of Attorney at Law magazine. “It is the collaborative and entrepreneurial environment that differentiates this law firm from the rest,” reads the feature article. “In addition, it is hard not to notice that they genuinely like each other.”
Six Berman Fink Van Horn Attorneys Recognized as 2014 Super Lawyers
- Benjamin Fink, Charles Van Horn chosen Top 100 Super Lawyers
Benjamin Fink, Alan Lubel, William Piercy, Charles Van Horn and Ken Winkler were named to the Georgia Super Lawyers list as top attorneys in Georgia for 2013 for business litigation and employment and labor. No more than 5 percent of the lawyers in the state are selected. In addition, Neal Weinrich was named to the Rising Star list.
Are your Operations Compliant with the Fair Housing Act?
In Hotel Business Magazine, Neal Weinrich offers simple steps owners and operators can take to avoid liability.
What is a Trade Secret?
An Important Alert for Georgia Employers
An Important Update on Bush Era Tax Cuts
When facing the prospect of filing a lawsuit, one of the first questions anyone asks is: “Will I get my attorney’s fees back?” The most appropriate (and yet probably frustrating answer) is: “It depends” ……
Berman Fink Van Horn extends a warm welcome to Senior Associate Attorney, Lea Dearing. BFV also welcomes our summer clerk, Joshua Joel, and new staff members Nickole Baker, Brigid Douglass and Madison Coker.
Under the leadership of Kristin Zielmanski, the Atlanta Council of Younger Lawyers section received the Atlanta Bar Association’s “Large Section of the Year Award (2013-2014).” In May 2014, Kristin completed her term as President of the Atlanta Council of Younger Lawyers.
Congratulations to Diana Barber on her promotion to Senior Lecturer at the School of Hospitality Administration at Georgia State University.
Benjamin Fink was invited to co-present “Future of Non-Competes as a Tool for Protecting Trade Secrets” at the American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA) Spring Meeting in Philadelphia, Pa. Benjamin Fink and Neal Weinrich recently presented “BYOD v. COPE: How your Technology Policy Can Impact Protection of your Trade Secrets” during an AIPLA webinar to lawyers that advise companies about trade secrets.
Congratulations to Benjamin Fink, Alan Lubel, William Piercy, Charles Van Horn and Kenneth Winkler for being named 2014 Georgia Super Lawyers. Recently, these Attorneys were also named 2013 Georgia Super Lawyers Business Edition.
Kudos to Neal Weinrich for being named for the third consecutive year a Georgia Super Lawyers Rising Star (2014).
Benjamin Fink has been selected as one of Georgia Trend’s 2013 Legal Elite for Business Law and Labor & Employment by his peers in the legal community.
BFV is proud to support our community, including the 5th Annual Digital Insurance Dash to benefit Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta, the Georgia Hotel & Lodging Association’s Hospitality Open Golf Tournament, the 2nd Annual Paideia Golf Tournament and The Atlanta Speech School 2013 Gala.