Menendez of Crary Buchanan named to professional practice advisory board of The Florida Bar

James W. Menendez of Crary Buchanan has been named to the advisory board of the Law Office Management Assistance Service (LOMAS) of The Florida Bar. Menendez is firm administrator for Crary Buchanan in Stuart and immediate past president of the Palm Beach chapter of the Association of Legal Administrators. He is also a certified legal manager.

Dr. Ann Hutchinson selected as 2011 Crary Buchanan Primary Care Physician of the Year

Primary care physicians are the backbone of our health care system, taking care of the entire family through illnesses and injuries throughout their lives. They are often unsung heroes, doing their work quietly at all hours of the day, night and weekend.

Elysse Elder of Crary Buchanan supports Humane Society

Elysse Elder, an attorney with Crary Buchanan, helped the Humane Society of the Treasure Coast raise $215,000 at the non-profit’s Paws & Claws Gala.

The annual event was held March 2011 at the Pirateís Cove Resort & Marina in Stuart.

Williamson and Weiksnar attend local documentary premier

Law firm partners Jennifer Williamson and Linda Weiksnar attended a special showing of “Florida Crackers: The Cattlemen and Cowboys of Florida,” a documentary about what are known as cowhunters in Florida. Filmmaker Rob James met the audience at the Sunrise Theatre in Fort Pierce before the exclusive screening.

News: Treasured Lands Foundation – Scott Turnbull

Law firm partners Scott Turnbull and Jennifer Williams were lead supporters of the “Aim to Protect” sporting clays fundraiser for Treasured Lands Foundation. The second annual event was held in March 2011 on the shooting course at Quail Creek Plantation in Okeechobee. Turnbull and Williamson served on the organizing committee and Crary Buchanan was a sponsor, along with Steve Swann of Morgan Stanley Smith Barney.

Crary Buchanan ushers in 2011 with candy jar tradition

STUART, Fla. — Crary Buchanan candy jars mean the New Year is here.

The children of Crary Buchanan’s lawyers and staff have been hard at work in December, joining an annual tradition at the law firm. The kids filled hundreds of candy jars and helped distribute them across the Treasure Coast and mail them to law firm clients across the country. The sweet treats are to be enjoyed with the start of 2011.

Firm partner Scott Turnbull supported the Big Brothers Big Sisters of Okeechobee

Firm partner Scott Turnbull supported the Big Brothers Big Sisters of Okeechobee at its annual Clay Shoot at Quail Creek Plantation in Okeechobee.

“It was a privilege and a pleasure to participate,” said Turnbull, who practices business, securities and trust litigation. “I had a wonderful time for a wonderful cause.”

Blood donor from Jensen Beach wins flat-screen TV in raffle sponsored by The Experts and Crary Buchanan

Susan Reskow was one of the heroes who helped set a Martin County record for blood donations on 9-11. She was also lucky; her name was drawn from among hundreds for a giant, flat-screen TV that The Experts donated to the drive. Held at the Stuart law office of Crary Buchanan, the community effort collected enough units to save 911 lives.

Michael Crary of Crary Buchanan joins board of the Friends of Volunteers in Medicine Clinic

Stuart, Fla. — Michael Crary, managing partner at Crary Buchanan, has joined the board of The Friends of Volunteers in Medicine Clinic, which oversees the financial operations of the Volunteers in Medicine Clinic.

Jennifer L. Williamson of Crary Buchanan earns board certification in real estate law

STUART, Fla. – Jennifer L. Williamson, a partner at Crary Buchanan, has received board certification in real estate law from the Florida Bar. This special qualification reflects high standards for a lawyer’s education and competency.