Becker & Poliakoff Names Scott Kiernan and Sarah E. Spector as Shareholders

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – August 30, 2016 – Becker & Poliakoff members Scott Kiernan, a board-certified construction attorney, and Sarah E. Spector, a community association attorney, have been promoted to shareholder.

Kiernan, based at the firm’s Orlando, Fla. office, focuses his practice on complex commercial and business litigation, with a strong focus on construction litigation. He routinely handles construction cases for all parties from homeowners to homeowner associations, and from subcontractors to general contractors and developers. 

Spector, based at its Fort Myers, Fla. office, assists condominium, cooperative, and homeowners’ association clients with the management and operational aspects of governing their communities. She also provides the firm’s association clients with zoning and land use representation, including environmental resource and water use permitting, local and state code compliance and various government agreements.

“We are pleased to recognize Sarah and Scott, two attorneys who have worked hard for this achievement and brought significant value to our clients and made the firm proud over the years,” said Gary C. Rosen, the firm’s managing shareholder. “They exemplify the legal ethics, professionalism, and excellence for which our firm is distinguished.”

About Becker & Poliakoff
Becker & Poliakoff is a multi-practice, multi-state commercial law firm that provides strategic counsel to its clients, a diverse array of public, private, and nonprofit organizations, and individuals. Established in 1973, the law firm currently includes more than 150 attorneys, lobbyists, and other professionals in 18 offices in Florida, New Jersey, New York, Virginia, and Washington, D.C. Its key practice areas include: Business Litigation; Real Estate; Community Association; Construction Law and Litigation; Government Law and Lobbying; Corporate; Customs and International Trade; and Intellectual Property & Emerging Technologies. Many of the firm’s attorneys are credentialed through industry and legal organizations, including more than 25 who are board certified as experts in their respective areas of law. For more about the firm, visit www.bplegal.com or visit www.bplegal.com/blogs.aspx to access the firm’s issue forums providing perspectives on timely legal and business issues.