Linda L. Weiksnar of Crary Buchanan has received the St. Thomas More Award for 2011 from the Catholic Lawyers Guild. The award recognizes an attorney or judge from the Martin County legal community who exemplifies the ideals of service and sacrifice in the pursuit of justice as reflected in the life of the English lawyer and Judge Thomas More.
Don’t look now, but insurance companies and law officers are following you — on Facebook, Twitter and other social media. In their claims investigations, they’re going online to find information that could undermine your case and possibly send you to jail.
BY STEVEN D. BERES
As of October 1, 2011, Florida law concerning powers of attorney has been extensively revised. Florida residents with existing powers of attorney should take note of the effect of the new law on existing powers of attorney and also consider updating their powers of attorney to take advantage of additional planning opportunities which are now available.
Jennifer L. Williamson has been named to the 19th Circuit Judicial Nominating Commission by Gov. Rick Scott. Williamson is a partner at the law firm. She is board certified in real estate and her practice includes corporate law.
Firm attorneys Larry Crary and Linda Weiksnar made a presentation about the U.S. Constitution in celebration of Constitution Week to fifth-graders at Pinewood Elementary School in Stuart on Sept. 19, 2011.
Crary Buchanan is supporting gun safety and education programs in Martin County and across the state of Florida. The firm was a sponsor of the Martin County Friends of NRA Annual Banquet & Auction on Oct. 6, 2011.
The Crary Buchanan blood drive in Stuart collected a Martin County record 501 pints of blood over a three-day period that ended on the 10th anniversary of 9-11. The drive remembered those who died on that terrible day.
The Martin County and city of Stuart commissions recognized the Crary Buchanan blood drive with proclamations urging public support. The drive will remember those who died on 9-11 by helping to save lives.
Steven M. Swann of Morgan Stanley Smith Barney has given a generous donation of a 40-inch HD LCD flat-screen TV as a title sponsor of the Crary Buchanan 9-11 Blood Drive.
The three-day event will commemorate the 10th anniversary of the attacks that killed nearly 3,000 innocent victims and the heroes who tried to rescue them.
Treasured Lands Foundation is pleased to announce that Scott Turnbull is now president of the land trust’s board of directors, which is comprised of a distinguished group of community leaders and conservationists.