Tampa, FL (PRWEB) May 25, 2012
Attorney Stann W. Givens of the Givens Law Group was recently selected for inclusion in the 2012 edition of the SuperLawyers. This organization annually rates lawyers from more than 70 practice areas. High-quality lawyers who are admired by their peers and attained a great deal of professional achievement are included. The results are published in a magazine featuring attorney profiles of selected lawyers, which is read by lawyers throughout the state or region and included in many law school libraries. The quality and authenticity is recognized by bar associations and courts throughout the nation, and the selection process is demanding and multi-phased. Lawyers are examined through research as well as peer nominations and selections.
Mr. Givens is a graduate of local public schools, Bucknell University and the Florida State University College of Law (where he received his Juris Doctorate in 1973) and has practiced family law in Tampa for 38 years. He is a Board Certified Marital and Family Lawyer by the Florida Bar Board of Certification and is past president of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, Florida Chapter. He has received many selected honors, including an AV® rating by Martindale-Hubbell® – the highest possible rating for ethical representation.
Since 1998, Mr. Givens has been among the “Best Lawyers in America,” according to Woodward/White lawyer rating, and has been named by Florida Trend magazine as one of Florida’s Legal Elite. Rated “superb” on Avvo.com, Mr. Givens is the founder and executive director of Tampa’s Family Law Inn and is a fellow in the prestigious Florida chapter of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers. He is a certified family law mediator, as deemed by the Supreme Court of Florida. Mr. Givens is involved the Tampa community, and as received the Outstanding Community Service Award by Boys club in the Tampa area.
He is a frequent author and lecturer in the field of marital law and co-wrote the alimony chapter of the Dissolution of Marriage Manual, which is made available by the Florida State Bar to its members. His expertise in family law allows him to speak and lecture on the topic extensively and has served clients that are notable business leaders, professional athletes, and celebrities. Mr. Givens has lived in Tampa for the greater portion of his life, and values his local community. He practices all areas of family law, including divorce, child support, alimony, and property division. He is a devoted attorney striving to serve his clients to the best of his ability, serving families in need in Tampa and working hard to be the best in his field. To learn more, please visit his website at http://www.familylawfirmflorida.com today!