Woods, Weidenmiller, Michetti & Rudnick Adds Brad A. Galbraith as Partner
NAPLES, FL (February 8, 2016) – Naples-based law firm Woods, Weidenmiller, Michetti & Rudnick, LLP is expanding its footprint in the Naples, Florida and Indianapolis, Indiana markets with the addition of a new law partner, three attorneys, and seven additional legal support personnel on February 8, 2016. Brad A. Galbraith, Esq., a Florida Super Lawyer who is also board certified in Wills, Trusts, and Estates by the Florida Bar, joins the firm as a partner and as the Chair of the firm’s Estate Planning Group. With his addition, the firm will become Woods, Weidenmiller, Michetti, Rudnick & Galbraith, PL.
The firm also welcomes attorneys David A. Ruben, Joseph O. Hankins, and Joanna S. Feltz, formerly of Hahn, Loeser & Parks, LLP. Assisting the attorneys are seven trained legal services personnel including several seasoned paralegals. The strategic growth in counsel and resources allows the firm to continue to provide expert legal services while deepening its ability to deliver more advanced estate planning services to its clients.
“Adding Brad and David to our Naples office enhances our commitment to serve the Collier community,” said Casey Weidenmiller, managing partner. “Joseph and Joanna will continue to work at the former Hahn, Loeser, Parks Indianapolis office. The Indiana office addition strengthens our ability to grow in a new market and offer new areas of expertise. We’re confident our clients will be pleased as they will enjoy access to an even broader range of legal resources.”
Galbraith began his professional career as a Certified Public Accountant. He worked in the field for a few years until deciding to return to school, where he obtained his Juris Doctor, summa cum laude, from Indiana University School of Law. After switching to the practice of law, Galbraith focused on finding more opportune legal solutions to assist his clients with estate, tax, and business planning. As an estate planning attorney, he developed a model designed to provide clients with comprehensive, personalized estate, tax, and business succession plans that withstand the test of time. Galbraith continues to keep his CPA license active, has active licenses to practice law in Florida and Indiana and is also licensed to practice law in the U.S. Tax Court.
“Galbraith has a great reputation in Naples and I’m certain he’ll provide an added level of efficiency and responsiveness,” said Weidenmiller, a commercial real estate and civil litigation lawyer. “Our commitment to our core values of integrity, initiative and impact is an important ingredient in our recipe for success. Galbraith and his team are the type of quality manpower we’re glad to bring onboard as each has the experience necessary to help us serve the community and stay competitive.”
Founded in 2010, Woods, Weidenmiller, Michetti, Rudnick & Galbraith, PL, is an emerging law firm with advanced proficiency in digital business technologies that simplify, safeguard and organize client account data, documents and communications for optimum management and timely filings, updates and retrieval. The client-focused firm has offices in Naples, Florida and Indianapolis, Indiana. Woods, Weidenmiller, Michetti, Rudnick & Galbraith, PL’s major areas of practice expertise include: business law, real estate law, estate planning, and litigation. The firm is located in Florida at 9045 Strada Stell Court, Fourth Floor, Naples, FL 34109, and in Indiana at 5750 Castle Creek Parkway North Drive, Suite 350, Indianapolis, IN 46250. For more information, please call the main office at 239.325.4070 or visit the firm’s website at www.lawfirmnaples.com.