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Douglas Waldorf

Douglas Waldorf (BSBA ’82, MBA ’85, JD ’85) | April 2019

Waldorf (BSBA 1982, MBA 1985, JD 1985) has joined the firm Cohen & Grigsby as a Director, and as a member of its Real Estate Group. Waldorf is a Florida Bar Board Certified real estate attorney, whose practice areas include real

Laurie Richter Spector

Laurie Richter Spector (BSBA ’99, MS-DIS ’01, JD ’06, MBA ’10) | December 2018

Spector (BSBA 1999, MS-DIS 2001, JD 2006, MBA 2010), a residential and commercial real estate agent with Caldwell Banker Real Estate, was recognized as a Coldwell Banker International President’s Elite Award recipient due to sales at the top 2 percent

Gavin MacMillan

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

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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

Justin Allbright

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

Yvonne Yegge

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.

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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

Ryan McConnell (MSRE ’15, JD ’15) | November 2017

Ryan (MSRE 2015, JD 2015) recently joined the law firm Hill Ward Henderson as part of the firm’s Real Estate Group. Based in the firm’s Tampa office, Ryan’s practice includes real property purchase and sale transactions, commercial development, institutional lending, and

Darren Farfante

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.

Brett Owens

Brett Owens (BA ’10, MSM ’11, MBA ’14, JD ’14) | February 2017

Brett (BA 2010, MSM 2011, MBA 2014, JD 2014)  has joined the Tampa office of Fisher Phillips, a national labor and employment law firm, as an Associate. Brett brings litigation and jury trial experience and will advise employers on a