Executive Council Members

BLS OFFICERS/EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

Chair

Michael Chesal

Chair-Elect

Jay Brown

Treasurer

Leyza Blanco

Secretary

Kacy Donlon

Immediate Past Chair

Melanie Damian

Chair, Long Range Planning

Gregory Yadley

SUBSTANTIVE LAW COMMITTEES

Bankruptcy/UCC

Chair

Stephanie Lieb

Vice Chair

John Hutton

Judicial Chair

Hon. Catherine McEwan

Academic Chair

Prof. Jeffrey Davis

Business Litigation

Chair

Zachary Hyman

Vice Chair

Keith Bell

Judicial Chair (State)

Hon. Edward LaRose

Judicial Chair (Federal)

Hon. Darrin Gayles

Computer Law and Technology

Chair

James “Scott” Curry

Vice Chair

Steven Blickensderfer

Corporations, Securities & Financial Services

Chair

Andrew Schwartz

Vice Chair

David Tobin

Academic Chair

Prof. Stuart Cohn

Intellectual Property Law

Chair

Terry Sanks

Vice Chair

Jacqueline Tadros

Judicial Chair

Hon. Mary Scriven

PERMANENT AND OTHER COMMITTEES

Bankruptcy Judicial Liaison

Chair

Carlos Sardi

Judicial Chair

Hon. Roberta Colton

Budget Committee

Chair (Treasurer)

Leyza Blanco

Immediate Past Chair

Melanie Damian

Long Range Planning

Judge Michael Williamson

At-large Member (Retreat)

Russell Landy

At-large Member (Sponsorship)

Woodrow “Woody” Pollock

Secretary (ex officio)

Kacy Donlon

Communications

Chair

Matthew Hale

Vice Chair

Mark Nichols

Judicial Chair

Hon. Paul Hyman

Continuing Legal Education (CLE)

Chair

Paige Greenlee

Vice Chair

Corali Lopez-Castro

Judicial Chair

Hon. Caryl Delano

E-Discovery

 

Chair

David Hazouri

Vice Chair

Darren Spielman

Inclusion/Mentoring/Fellowships

Chair

Marianne Dorris

Vice Chair

Sara Paris

Judicial Chair (State)

Hon. Virginia Norton

Judicial Chair (Federal)

Hon. John Olson

Labor Day Retreat

Chair

Russell Landy

Vice Chair

Paige Greenlee

Immediate Past Chair

Adina Pollan

Legislation

Chair

Doug Bates

Vice Chair

Mark Stein

At-large (Bankr/UCC)

John Hutton

At-large (Business Litigation)

Keith Bell

At-large (Computer Law)

Steven Blickensderfer

At-large (Corporations)

David Tobin

At-large (I.P)

Jacqueline Tadros

At-large

Jodi Cooke

At-large

Manuel Farach

At-large

Detra Shaw-Wilder

Academic Chair

Prof. Jeffrey Davis

Academic Chair

Prof. Stuart Cohn

Long Range Planning

Chair

Gregory Yadley

Judicial Chair

Hon. Michael Williamson

Parliamentarian

Philip Schwartz

Marketing, Promotions & Sponsorships

Co-Chair

Woodrow “Woody” Pollack

Co-Chair

Manuel Farach

Vice Chair

Stefan Rubin

Membership

 

Chair

Allison Leonard

Vice Chair

Dyanne Feinberg

FAMU Liaison

Prof. Joan Bullock

FSU Liaison

Prof. Manuel Utset, Jr.

NSU Liaison

Prof. Marilyn Cane

UF Liaison

Prof. Jeffrey Davis

Judicial Chair

Hon. Karen Specie

Opinion Standards

 

Chair

Robert Barron

Vice Chair

Giacomo Bossa

Pro Bono

 

Chair

Marisa Rosen

Vice Chair

Lynn Sherman

Judicial Chair

Judge Laurel Isicoff

State & Federal Courts Judicial Liaison

Chair

Amir Isaiah

Vice Chair

Peter Valori

Judicial Chair (State)

Judge Lisa Walsh

Judicial Chair (Federal)

Judge Thomas Smith

TASK FORCES AND SUBCOMMITTEES

Antitrust and Trade Regulation Subcommittee

Chair

Ron Rosenwasser

Judicial Chair

Hon. Edward LaRose

Business Courts Task Force

Co-Chair

Hon. Gill Freeman (ret.)

Co-Chair

Jon Polenberg

Chapter 607 Subcommittee

 

Co-Chair

Phillip Schwartz

Co-Chair

Gary Teblum

Digital Currency Task Force

Chair

Woodrow “Woody” Pollack

Vice Chair

Jude Cooper

Health & Wellness Task Force

Chair

Dineen Wasylik

Co-Chair

Irwin Gilbert

Proposed Amendments to the Fla. R. Civ. P. Task Force

Chair

Bart Valdes

Judicial Chair

Hon. Ralph Artigliere

Scholar and Fellows Retention Task Force

Co-Chair

James Moon

Co-Chair

Jason Burnett

Uniform Commercial Real Estate Receivership Act (UCRERA) Task Force

Chair

Kenneth Murena

Vice Chair (Bus Lit)

Amanda Fernandez

Second Vice Chair (Bankr/UCC)

Stephanie Lieb

Uniform Voidable Transfers Act (UVTA) Task Force

Chair

John Hutton

Vice Chair

David Slenn

LIAISONS

TFB BOG

Deborah Baker

TFB CLE

Paige Greenlee

Council of Sections

Jacob “Jay” Brown

RPPTL Section

James Marks

Out-of-State Division

Lawrence Kunin

YLD Section

Cherine Valbrun

FICPA

Donald Workman

TFB Diversity and Inclusion

Marianne Dorris

Working Group on Legal Opinions

Phillip Schwartz

AT-LARGE MEMBERS OF EXECUTIVE COUNCIL

At-large Member

Candice Balmori

At-large Member

John Macdonald

At-large Member

Adina Pollan

At-large Member

Detra Shaw-Wilder

   

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