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Gavin MacMillan (BSBA ’03, JD ’06) | August 2018

MacMillan (BSBA 2003, JD 2006) was recognized in the 2018 edition of Florida Super Lawyers, an annual list that recognizes the top lawyers in Florida. He was also named to the Florida Super Lawyers “Rising Stars” list. MacMillan is an associate at McGlinchey Stafford’s Fort Lauderdale office in the Business Litigation department. On behalf of financial services clients, he responds to atypical sales issues and foreclosure matters and regularly resolves title defects found in foreclosure actions. He is a title agent

Tim Haughee (BSBA ’05, JD ’09) | May 2018

Haughee (BSBA 2005, JD 2009) has joined Darden Restaurants, Inc. as its Director & Senior Associate Counsel of Litigation and Employment Law. In this role, he handles numerous employment and commercial real estate matters impacting Darden’s eight brands, 1,700 restaurant locations and 175,000 employees.

Justin Allbright (BSAc ’09, MBA ’13, JD ’13) | May 2018

Allbright (BSAc 2009, MBA 2013, JD 2013) was promoted to Senior Vice President for Corporate Banking at BankUnited in Tampa. He will provide financing, treasury management solutions, and deposit products to large corporate and middle-market companies in Florida’s west coast region. Allbright also sources and underwrites debt opportunities for BankUnited’s Specialty Finance Group serving clients nationwide.

Yvonne Yegge (BSBA ’87, JD ’90) | March 2018

Yegge (BSBA 1987, JD 1990) is Senior Attorney for NextEra Energy, a Fortune 200 energy company located in Juno Beach, Florida. She handles property tax matters for the company’s renewable energy and regulated assets in 32 states.

2018 Gator100 Winners | February 2018

The Gator100 honors the 100 fastest-growing, Gator-owned or Gator-led businesses in the world. It serves not only as a setting where UF’s elite entrepreneurs can gather and share their talents and wisdom, but as an inspiration to fellow Gators to be a part of this exclusive group. Companies owned or led by Warrington alumni accounted for more than one-third of the list in 2018. Below are a complete list of companies owned or led by Warrington alumni on the 2018

Darren Farfante (BSAc ’93, JD ’96, MAcc ’96) | July 2017

Florida Governor Rick Scott appointed Farfante (BSAc 1993, JD 1996, MAcc 1996) to the Thirteenth Judicial Circuit Court.

Cynthia Crofoot Rignanese (BSBA ’87, JD ’90) | December 2016

Cynthia (BSBA 1987, JD 1990)  founded the Winter Haven Women’s Bar Association, which is celebrating its 20th anniversary this year. Cynthia, an estate planning attorney in Winter Haven, was re-elected as the organization’s President for the 2016-17 administrative year.

Robert Rushing (BSBA ’93, JD ’97) | December 2016

Robert (BSBA 1993, JD 1997) and his wife, Jenny (BA 1995, M.Ed. 1996), recently joined RE/MAX on the Coast as Real Estate Agents. Robert is also a Partner with Advance Mortgage Investment Company.

Benjamin Bancock (BSBA ’07, MS-ISOM ’08, JD ’11, LLM ’12) | December 2016

Benjamin (BSBA 2007, MS-ISOM 2008, JD 2011, LLM 2012) was accepted into the Florida Fellows Institute of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel, which was created to develop the profession’s future leaders in trust and estate law. Benjamin is an Associate Attorney at Greenberg Traurig, and is based in the firm’s Miami office. He focuses his practice on complex estate planning matters, including multigenerational wealth transfer, life insurance, post-mortem tax and pre-immigration planning and cross-border investment, among other issues.

David Wolf (BSBA ’87, JD ’90) | November 2016

David (BSBA 1987, JD 1990) recently published his eighth book, “Florida Automobile Accidents – Personal Injuries – Keys to Enforcing and Protecting Your Legal Rights.” David is a Partner with the law firm Wood, Atter & Wolf, P.A., which has been serving residents and visitors to the State of Florida since 1957. David resides with his wife, two kids, and three rescue dogs in St. Johns.