Greenspoon Marder Partner Evett Simmons Named Virgil Hawkins Florida Chapter National Bar Association Trailblazer
Jan 30, 2018
Hollywood, FL – January 30, 2018 – Greenspoon Marder is pleased to announce partner, Evett Simmons, has been named Virgil Hawkins Florida Chapter National Bar Association Trailblazer.
Virgil Hawkins Justice Foundation was created to promote diversity and awareness in the Florida legal landscape by recognizing the contributions of diverse members and encouraging future members of the Bar.
Ms. Simmons concentrates her practice in the areas of probate and guardianship administration, estate planning and elder law. She has been recognized by a variety of respected organizations, associations, and businesses. She has been president of several bar associations, including the National Bar Association. She just completed a term as Chair of The Florida Bar Continuing Legal Education Committee and the American Bar Association Commission on Racial and Ethnic Diversity in the Profession. Recently, she was named to represent the NBA on the ABA’s newly formed Diversity and Inclusion Center Advisory Council. In addition, Ms. Simmons currently serves on the Board of Trustees of Florida Southern College which, in 2013, named its multicultural center the “Evett L. Simmons Center for Multicultural Awareness.”
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