June 26, 2012 – Sarasota, FL – Syprett Meshad attorney Nancy E. Cason has been named to the Florida Super Lawyers Rising Stars list as one of the top attorneys in Florida for 2012. Eligible members for this recognition comprise fewer than 2.5% of lawyers in the state.
Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters business, is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The annual selections are made using a rigorous multi-phased process that includes a statewide survey of lawyers, and independent research evaluation of candidates, and peer reviews by practice area.
Nancy E. Cason joined Syprett Meshad in 1998, and is now a managing partner at the firm. She earned her Bachelor of Arts degree from University of South Florida in Tampa, and received her Juris Doctorate from the University of Florida, Levin College of Law, where she graduated with High Honors. Cason was admitted to the Florida Bar in 2002, and has since been admitted to practice in federal court before the United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida. Her practice primarily focuses on real estate law and commercial litigation.
An active member of the Sarasota community, Cason is a Member of the Board of Directors of the Sarasota County Bar Association and is a Past President of the Young Lawyers Division of the Sarasota County Bar Association. She is also a member of the Florida Association of Women Lawyers and the Sarasota Chamber of Commerce Young Professionals Group. Cason volunteers her time to many non-profit organizations by serving on various non-profit committees throughout the year, and is currently a member of the Board of Directors of Girls Inc.
Syprett Meshad was established in 1967. The firm, with a staff of 24 including attorneys, paralegals and other professionals, is located at 1900 Ringling Boulevard and provides legal representation in the practice areas of real estate, personal injury, family law, litigation, business and corporate law. For more information, call 941.365.7171.