MIAMI – Harke Clasby & Bushman LLP (www.harkeclasby.com), a commercial litigation and consumer class action law firm based in Miami Shores, is pleased to announce that Partners Lance A. Harke and Sarah Clasby Engel have been named two of South Florida’s Top Rated Lawyers by Martindale-Hubbell and American Lawyer Media. Both were selected as 2013 Top Rated Lawyers in the practice area of Labor & Employment Law.
Harke concentrates his trial practice in the areas of products liability, insurance and complex class action and other commercial and consumer litigation matters. He is AV rated by Martindale-Hubbell and admitted to practice law in the State of Florida, the United States District Courts for the Southern and Northern Districts of Florida, and the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit. Harke graduated from the University of Florida, with high honors and received his B.A. degree in Philosophy. He received his law degree from University of Miami School of Law, where he graduated cum laude,and was Editor-in-Chief of the University of Miami Law Review.
Engel concentrates her practice in the areas of insurance litigation, employment matters, products liability matters, consumer class action litigation and general commercial litigation. Sarah is AV rated by Martindale-Hubbell and is certified by the Florida Supreme Court as a mediator for circuit and county court civil matters. She graduated magna cum laude from Boston College with an undergraduate degree in English and received her law degree from University of Miami School of Law, where she graduated magna cum laude.
American Lawyer Media, a leading provider of news and information to the legal industry has teamed with Martindale-Hubbell to highlight “Top Rated Lawyers of Labor & Employment Law.” The list of Top Rated Lawyers includes attorneys who have achieved the AV Preeminent peer review rating, the highest rating in legal ability and ethical standards. This elite list will be published in the November 2013 issue of The American Lawyer & Corporate Counsel magazine.
Miami Shores-based Harke Clasby & Bushman LLP was established by founding partner and trial lawyer, Lance A. Harke in 2000. The firm represents clients throughout the State of Florida and in courts across the country in a wide range of commercial law matters related to commercial litigation, business torts, consumer class actions, securities class actions, product liability, insurance litigation, general civil litigation, general commercial litigation, civil appeals, prescription drug issues, employment matters, bad faith issues, professional malpractice, medical malpractice and appellate practice.