SMRL Legal Blog

SMRL Law Firm serving Sarasota County, Bradenton, Lakewood Ranch, North Port, Venice, & throughout the state of Florida

December 21, 2017
The moments following a car accident can be very stressful, making it difficult to think and act decisively. Unfortunately, this is one of the worst times to become flustered. The actions you take immediately following a car accident can significantly impact your ability to recover compensation in... Read More
November 16, 2017
Going through a divorce can be a complicated process, especially if you have a sizeable amount of assets and/or young children. By doing some initial planning, you can help ensure our lawyers have all of the information necessary to craft the best possible divorce agreement to reflect your needs.... Read More
October 26, 2017
Getting pulled over by the police under suspicion of DUI can be a stressful event. However, it's crucial that you know your rights in these situations. The things you say and do during this interaction with the police will significantly impact the case they may be building against you. We've... Read More
September 01, 2017
Syprett Meshad is proud to announce that our Managing Partner, Scott Westheimer, was featured on the July 28 edition of the Florida Bar Podcast. This podcast is put on by the Florida Bar’s Practice Resource Institute, and it provides insight from lawyers regarding the best ways to run your law firm... Read More
August 16, 2017
Stetson University College of Law student Hannah Wittmer recently completed a two and a half-month summer internship with the Sarasota law firm of Syprett, Meshad, Resnick, Lieb, Dumbaugh, Jones, Krotec & Westheimer, P.A. The daughter of local attorney Steve Wittmer and Special Magistrate Meg... Read More
July 13, 2017
Four attorneys at the Sarasota law firm of Syprett, Meshad, Resnick, Lieb, Dumbaugh, Jones, Krotec & Westheimer, P.A., have been selected by Super Lawyers, part of Thomson Reuters, to its 2017 Florida "Super Lawyers" and "Rising Stars" lists. Firm president Michael Resnick and partner Teresa... Read More
May 26, 2017
Suffering a serious personal injury can be life-altering. Often, the financial burdens associated with costly medical bills, ongoing rehabilitation and time missed from work can be crippling for your family. It’s important to have a personal injury lawyer on your side who can protect your rights... Read More
April 24, 2017
The law firm of Syprett Meshad was proud to be a sponsor of the 2017 Paws on the Catwalk fundraising event for the Humane Society of Sarasota County, held last Thursday (April 20) at the Ritz-Carlton.
February 16, 2017
Third-place winners of the first annual Cat Depot Golf Classic: Jaymie Bane, Boston Red Sox Major League Scout; Jeffrey M. Guy, Marital and Divorce Law Attorney, Kirk-Pinkerton; Kenneth M. Poole, Jr., Family and Criminal Law Attorney, Syprett Meshad; and Matt Sandburg, Board Certified Criminal Law... Read More
December 19, 2016
F. Scott Westheimer Elected to FL Bar Bd. of Governors Executive Committee Plaintiff’s Personal Injury and Commercial Litigation attorney F. Scott Westheimer was recently recognized for 20 years of service with the Sarasota law firm of Syprett, Meshad, Resnick, Lieb, Dumbaugh, Jones, Krotec &... Read More