West Palm Beach, Fla. (June 11, 2015)– Attorneys I. Jeffery Pheterson and Michael J. Posner of Ward Damon, a multi-disciplined law firm primarily serving South Florida, have been named Super Lawyers for 2015. Super Lawyers rates lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have obtained high degrees of peer recognition and professional achievement. The selection process includes independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations. Only five percent of attorneys in Florida are recognized with this distinction.read more
Belle Glade, FL – At its annual meeting on May 13th, the Health Care District of Palm Beach County’s Board of Commissioners elected its new Board Chair and officers. In a unanimous vote, the Board elected its Vice Chair, Philip H. Ward, III, to serve as Chair of the volunteer Health Care District Board, along with Brian R. Lohmann as the new Vice Chair and Nancy C. Banner, Esq. as Secretary. Mr. Ward was appointed to the Health Care District Board by Florida Governor Rick Scott in October 2011. He also serves on the District’s Finance Committee.read more
West Palm Beach, FL (March 16, 2015) –Ward, Damon, Posner, Pheterson and Bleau, a multi-disciplined law firm primarily serving South Florida, has added attorney J. Steven Warner to its West Palm Beach office.Warner focuses on real estate matters including foreclosure, real estate transactions, landlord/tenant representation and complex real estate litigations.read more
Girl and Boy Scouts recently participated in a law cllnic at Ward damon to learn about the legal profession and help them earn their law merit badges.read more
West Palm Beach, FL (March 16, 2015) – Ward, Damon, Posner, Pheterson and Bleau, a multi-disciplined law firm primarily serving South Florida, has added attorney J. Steven Warner to its West Palm Beach office.read more
West Palm Beach, FL-- January 9, 2015 – Attorneys I. Jeffrey Pheterson and Rana M. Gorzeck, of the West Palm Beach-based law firm Ward, Damon, Posner, Pheterson and Bleau, have been recognized as “Top Lawyers” in the 2015 South Florida Legal Guide.read more
West Palm Beach, FL (January 28, 2015) –Ward, Damon, Posner, Pheterson and Bleau, a multi-disciplined law firm primarily serving South Florida, continues to expand its practice with the addition of Susanna M. Lehman, an attorney focusing on real estate matters including foreclosure litigation, landlord/tenant representation, and HOA/COA litigation.read more
West Palm Beach, FL-- January 9, 2015– Attorneys I. Jeffrey Pheterson and Rana M. Gorzeck, of the West Palm Beach-based law firm Ward, Damon, Posner, Pheterson and Bleau, have been recognized as “Top Lawyers” in the 2015 South Florida Legal Guide.This peer nominated recognition represents lawyers well regarded in the legal profession who possess experience along with a distinguished record of achievement. Pheterson and Gorzeck have been recognized with this honor for two consecutive years.read more
Once a year I collect all of my “squibs” (brief case law summaries focusing on Florida family law) and make the material available in a book format. I am honored and proud to present the 10th anniversary of Stephens’ Squibs Florida Family Case Law Updates.read more
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (November 19, 2014) – The West Palm Beach-based law firm of Ward, Damon, Posner, Pheterson and Bleau has been recognized in the 2015 edition of the U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers™ rankings of the “Best Law Firms” in the country. The firm earned a prestigious Tier 1 ranking in the Metropolitan region of West Palm Beach.read more
Ward Damon recently created a new YouTube channel. Our attorneys will give you practical law tips on various topics they can help you with. Click here to check out our YouTube channel.
Condominium and Homeowners Associations that ban or limit the size of pets are finding themselves under increased scrutiny from homeowners who are seeking new legal loopholes to bring larger dogs into their homes, in violation of Association bylaws.read more
Another year, another round of tweaking to Florida’s Homeowners Association Act (Florida Statutes Chapter 720) and the Florida Condominium Act (Florida Statutes Chapter 718). The new laws were signed by the Governor on June 13, 2014 and went into effect on July 1, 2014.read more
Ward Damon attorney Dane Leitner has an article featured in the Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section's Summer 2014 publication of ActionLine. Dane discusses the differentiation of rules between the Florida Condominium Act and the Florida Homeowners’ Association Statutes.read more
Ward Damon attorney Eddie Stephens has an article featured in The Florida Bar’s Summer 2014 publication of Commentator.