Bradenton-Sarasota, FL, June 26, 2015 – Blalock Walters is pleased to announce that the Manatee County Bar Association, an organization focused on improving the administration of justice and service to the public, has elected litigation attorney, Marisa J. Powers, to its Board of Directors. Blalock Walters has a deep-rooted history with the Manatee County Bar Association, exemplified by the firm’s numerous attorneys who have served as members, six of whom have served as Past-President.
Manatee County Bar Association is a nonprofit voluntary organization for attorneys and judges in Manatee County, Florida. The association has approximately 345 members and is dedicated to enhancing the legal profession, serving the community and promoting fellowship.
Business and health care attorney, Alexander K. John, and litigation attorney, Jason H. Levy, were newly elected to the Manatee County Bar Association’s Young Lawyers Division Board of Directors. Amanda C. Smith, real estate attorney, will serve as Secretary after having served on the Young Lawyers Board since 2013, and health care attorney, Ann K. Breitinger, will continue her service on the Young Lawyers Division Board as well.
The purposes of Young Lawyers Division are to orient recently admitted lawyers to their responsibilities as members of the Manatee County Bar Association, Inc. and to promote continuing legal education and professional development. The Division also provides opportunities for social activities, pro bono activities, and participation in projects for the betterment of the MCBA, the Bench, the legal community, and the community in general.
Blalock Walters, P.A. is a multi-practice, regional law firm built on a foundation of integrity and hard work. With over 20 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, Sarasota, and St. Petersburg, Florida. For more information, please visit www.blalockwalters.com.