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Hank Raattama is a tax lawyer who focuses on nonprofit organizations, higher education institutions, individuals, and families in complex tax, estate, and business planning matters. Chambers USA describes Hank as “a leading nonprofit expert” and notes his “tremendous…
Matthew Raby focuses his practice on mergers and acquisitions, private equity investments, and securities transactions. He also provides ongoing general corporate counsel to portfolio companies and other businesses in complex commercial transactions and corporate governance matters.
Brenda Radmacher focuses her practice on construction law, working as a counselor, litigator, and noted speaker on issues involving land owners, developers, general contractors, and design professionals. She has a multi-faceted practice handling litigation and providing advice and transactional…
Adam Ragan is a partner in Akerman’s Consumer Financial Services, Data and Technology (CFS+) Practice Group. Adam represents an array of financial services companies in state and federal litigation including class actions. He regularly defends financial services providers against individual…
Tara Raghavan is an associate in the Litigation Practice Group. Her practice includes representing clients within the real estate and hospitality sectors, including owners, landlords, tenants, lenders, investors, and developers. She has experience representing clients in real estate,…
Fred Ramos is an associate in Akerman’s Consumer Financial Services, Data and Technology (CFS+) Practice Group. Fred represents a wide array of financial services companies in state and federal litigation including class actions. He regularly defends financial services providers against…
Samuel Ramos focuses his practice on mergers and acquisitions, private equity investments, and securities transactions. He represents public and private companies and private equity funds in a variety of complex corporate transactions and general corporate matters.
Having spent nearly a decade working for a national biopharmaceutical company, including five years in management, Tom Range possesses invaluable experience in the biotechnology sector, which allows him to better serve his broad client base.  Because he has worked in facilities regulated by the…
Eric Rapkin serves as chair of Akerman’s Real Estate Practice Group, one of the nation’s top-ranked real estate legal teams representing developers, investors, and other real estate end users in complex transactions, development and redevelopment projects, public-private…
Wendi Raymond is the Chief Financial Officer for Akerman, overseeing all financial activities for the firm and working with leadership to further strengthen the firm's financial performance. Wendi joined Akerman in 2001 and served as Akerman's Director of Financial Services for seven years…
Joseph Rebak represents clients in all aspects of commercial disputes. He has extensive experience litigating contracts, business torts, real estate, banking, fiduciary duty, fraud, class action, and unfair competition claims. Joseph handles matters at the trial and appellate levels in both state…
Todd Reed serves as managing partner of the Austin office. He represents private and public companies in a broad range of corporate and commercial transactions including mergers and acquisitions, private offerings of debt and equity securities, the negotiation of credit facilities, the structuring…
Bryan Reese specializes in finance and financial restructuring, and has strong capabilities in capital markets, leveraged finance, mergers and acquisitions, private credit and special situations investing, and private equity. He represents administrative agents, lenders and borrowers in domestic and…
Ofer Reger focuses his practice on complex commercial disputes in federal and state courts and private arbitrations for entertainment and media clients in matters involving copyright validity, infringement, royalty accountings, renewal and termination under Copyright Act, music publishing…
Jerry Reichelscheimer chairs Akerman’s Retail Leasing and Development Practice and primarily represents clients in commercial, warehouse, retail, office, and ground leasing and well as in the completion of sales and acquisitions of real property and the acquisition of public and private sector…
Gideon Reitblat practices in the areas of insurance coverage and good faith claims handling. Gideon routinely advises carriers on compliance with good faith claim handling duties, including developing effective strategies to deal with proactive tenders, time-limit demands, multiple claimant/insured…
Amanda Rementeria focuses her practice on complex corporate finance matters, including acquisitions, securities regulations, corporate governance, regulatory compliance, and secured transactions. She also has extensive knowledge in cross border finance, transactional drafting, public and private…
Adam Remillard is an associate in the Litigation Practice Group. He represents clients in construction defect, professional malpractice, and commercial litigation matters in state and federal courts. He also has experience advising clients on matters of liability and other insurance coverage issues.
Riya Resheidat is an associate in the Litigation Practice Group.
Daniel Rico is an associate in the Corporate Practice Group. Daniel focuses his practice on mergers and acquisitions, private equity investments, and general corporate transactions. 
Nora Rigby is a member of the Consumer Financial Services, Data and Technology (CFS+) Practice Group. Prior to joining Akerman, Nora spent nearly 10 years working in senior roles at the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB). At Akerman, Nora advises lenders, financial and regulatory technology…
Joshua Rinesmith focuses on real estate development, with a concentration in land use and zoning law and related transactional matters. He advises property owners, developers, architects and engineers on New York City zoning compliance and the development potential of property throughout the city.…
David Ristaino is Akerman’s Chief Operating Officer (COO), overseeing the business, financial, and administrative operations of the firm. A former practicing lawyer, David has a strong background in legal and operational management. Prior to his return to Akerman as COO, David served as Vice…
Counsel to numerous professional sports franchises, leagues, team owners, and government bodies, Edward Ristaino is chair of Akerman’s Sports Practice and a partner in the Corporate Practice Group. Ed divides his practice between general corporate, mergers and acquisitions and sports law. He…
Ayman Rizkalla focuses his practice on white collar defense and government investigations related to healthcare fraud and financial crimes. Clients turn to him for strategic counsel on regulatory and compliance matters involving anti-corruption, False Claims Act, Foreign Corrupt Practices Act…
John Roache focuses his practice on employment law and class action litigation. He represents employers in numerous wage and hour issues arising under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) and Illinois wage statutes, including collective and class actions involving claims for off-the-clock work,…
Ellen S. Robbins is Akerman's senior go-to trial lawyer on the West Coast, with extensive experience litigating disputes in both state and federal court on behalf of public and private companies all over the world. She focuses her practice on a wide variety of complex commercial disputes and…
Jonathan Robbins serves as chair of Akerman's Cannabis Practice, counseling clients on the evolving, complex legal and business issues impacting companies with interests in the regulated substances industries. Ranked by Chambers USA as a top lawyer in Cannabis Law and recognized in 2018 by the…
Susan Robin works with clients in all facets of commercial real estate transactions, with a strong concentration in advising developers, owners, and operators of condominiums, hotels, resorts, and mixed-use real estate developments throughout the United States and the Caribbean. She is board…
Andy Robins serves as the co-chair of Akerman’s Hospitality Sector Team, a multidisciplinary group providing an extensive range of legal counsel and services to lodging and lifestyle companies. In this capacity, he works on a broad variety of hotel and resort development, operations and…
Co-Chair, Hospitality Sector Team
Co-Chair, Senior Living & Care Sector Team
Bernardo Rocha focuses his practice on commercial leasing and general real estate transactional matters. Bernardo has experience with drafting and negotiating office and industrial leases and subleases, and their corresponding non-disclosure agreements, amendments, assignments, estoppels, SNDAs. He…
Larry Rochefort is the chair of Akerman’s Litigation Practice Group, a leading team of trial lawyers advising companies in complex litigation and arbitration across the United States and Latin America. Larry is recognized for Bet-the-Company Litigation by The Best Lawyers in America and as a…
Veteran dealmaker Steve Roddenberry advises clients in corporate compliance and governance issues, public and private securities transactions, mergers and acquisitions, and private equity investments. Described as a “masterful strategist” by Chambers USA, he has built longstanding…
Thomas Roddenberry is an associate in the Corporate practice.
Melissa Rodriguez focuses her practice on structuring and implementing methods for clients’ wealth and business succession. She works with high net worth individuals to achieve their objectives while minimizing income and transfer tax exposure. In addition, Melissa represents clients before…
A versatile lawyer with extensive experience in complex commercial litigation, trade secrets, restrictive covenants, unfair competition, insurance coverage, accounting and legal professional liability and price redetermination proceedings; James Rogers has tried multiple trials and arbitrations in…
A versatile litigator, courtroom strategist, and entrepreneur, Ryan Roman’s practice focuses on protecting his clients in complex, high stakes commercial litigation, arbitration, and trial work. Ryan represents large, sophisticated companies, private equity firms and their portfolio companies,…
Chris Roper is a land use lawyer focused on real estate development, entitlements, and concurrency. He has experience throughout central Florida representing clients in due diligence, re-zonings, comprehensive plan amendments, vested rights, Developments of Regional Impact (DRIs), binding letters,…
David Rosen represents motor vehicle manufacturers, finance companies, lessors, dealership groups and other automotive industry participants before tax and regulatory authorities across the United States. He helps clients navigate the taxation of transportation technologies and services, and…
Ted D. Rosen is a preeminent corporate lawyer with more than 30 years of experience in mergers and acquisitions, private equity, venture capital, and securities law. Ted is known as a consummate deal maker with the ability to lead and close deals of all sizes. He is regularly recognized in…
Larry Ross practices in the areas of corporate law, securities, corporate governance and mergers and acquisitions. Larry has represented public and private companies with equity public offerings, secondary offerings, convertible debt offerings, 1934 Act reporting requirements, Section 16 filings,…
Board Certified in Construction Law by The Florida Bar, Scott Rostock has more than a decade of litigation experience in state and federal courts and arbitration tribunals. Scott’s practice is devoted to construction disputes, with particular emphasis on construction defects, Chapter 558…
Carl Roston is ranked as top tier by Chambers USA for Corporate/M&A & Private Equity, which notes he does “very sophisticated, high-level deals.” Also recognized on the "Elite Hall of Fame" list by The Legal 500 for Corporate - Middle Market M&A, Carl is one of…
Member, Executive Committee
Co-Chair Emeritus, Corporate Practice Group
Max Rudolf represents broker-dealers in arbitration, state and federal court litigation, and regulatory and self-regulatory organization investigations and enforcement actions. Max also focuses his practice on complex civil and commercial litigation, including product liability and mass tort,…
Janice Russell's practice focuses on the acquisition, development, and financing of resort hotel properties, golf courses, sports arenas, privately developed prison and correctional facilities, synthetic leasing facilities, agri-business lending, and retail, multi-family, and office building…
Christina Russo is a partner and serves as the co-chair of Akerman’s Capital Markets Practice. With extensive experience representing public and private companies, Christina routinely advises clients on corporate and securities matters, and mergers and acquisitions. Christina also counsels…
Paul Russo focuses his practice on commercial real estate matters. He has experience in multi-jurisdictional transactions involving the acquisition, sale, financing, leasing, and development of retail, office, and industrial properties. Paul represents REITS, real estate funds, real estate joint…
Paul Rutigliano focuses his practice on employment litigation and counseling, representing companies across a wide variety of industries in all types of employment-related matters. Paul regularly defends employers against wage and hour collective and class action lawsuits, as well as claims of…
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