PRESS RELEASE: SARASOTA-BRADENTON, FL, October 13, 2021 ––The law firm of Blalock Walters, P.A. hires attorneys Taylor Falkner, Jon Tortorici and Samantha Regala to join the firm’s land use, local government, litigation and corporate practice groups.
“To enhance the high-level service and depth we provide our clients, we are pleased to welcome Taylor, Jon and Samantha to our firm,” says Matthew Plummer, managing partner. “Their commitment to our clients and community align with our company values, which make them exceptional additions to the Blalock Walters team.”
Falkner practices in the firm’s local government and land use group. She serves as counsel to a wide variety of local government entities, including municipal, school district, community development districts, recreation districts and inter-local government. In her land use practice, she represents individuals, developers, builders, retail stores, non-profit organizations, title companies and other businesses. She also represents private clients in all aspects of the entitlement permitting and development process, including rezoning, special permits and variances. Falkner received her Master in Business Administration from Samford University, Brock School of Business and Juris Doctor from Samford University, Cumberland School of Law.
Tortorici’s litigation practice involves the litigation of business disputes, real estate disputes, probate disputes, estate and trust disputes, employment disputes, and health law related controversies. Tortorici represents individuals, developers, builders, retail stores, non-profit organizations, title companies, and other businesses. He has experience in mediation, arbitration, and trials. Tortorici earned his Juris Doctor degree from University of Georgia.
Regala’s business & corporate practice includes counseling clients regarding entity formation, business governance issues and business transactions. Her services include drafting and negotiating transaction documents such as asset purchase agreements, stock purchase agreements, operating, partnership and shareholder agreements, and employment agreements; structuring and effectuating the sale and purchase of businesses, assets or divisions and joint ventures. Regala obtained her Juris Doctor from Stetson University College of Law.
For additional information, please call 941.748.0100 or visit blalockwalters.com.
Blalock Walters, P.A. is a multi-practice, regional business law firm built on a foundation of integrity and hard work. With over 25 experienced attorneys, we serve a wide range of clients in diverse industries. Throughout its more than 90-year history, the firm has been a trusted advisor in resolving the legal needs of individuals, leading businesses and other institutions throughout Southwest Florida and beyond. Blalock Walters’ offices are located in Bradenton and Sarasota, Florida. For more information, please visit www.blalockwalters.com.