Jones Foster is pleased to announce the addition of four attorneys to expand its real estate, land use, and trusts and estates litigation practice areas.
Veteran Land Use & Real Estate attorney Alan J. Ciklin has joined the firm as a Shareholder in its West Palm Beach office and will be a member of both the Real Estate and Land Use & Governmental practice groups. Attorney Robert L. Crane joins the Real Estate practice group as Senior Counsel based out of the Jupiter office. Alexander L. Brams and Melissa C. Steen have been added to the Litigation & Dispute Resolution and Private Wealth, Trusts & Estates teams as Associates in the West Palm Beach office.
“Alan Ciklin and Bob Crane are exceptional lawyers who bring decades of extensive knowledge and vast experience with them and they know the South Florida real estate market, communities, and municipalities inside and out,” said Chairman Larry B. Alexander. “The addition of Alan and Bob bolsters our full-service Real Estate and Land Use & Governmental teams and ensures that we have significant resources in place to meet and exceed the needs of our clients in areas where we anticipate sustained growth.”
“In addition, we are pleased that talented young lawyers, Alex Brams and Melissa Steen, have joined the firm as Associates to enhance our trusts and estates litigation practice,” said Mr. Alexander. “Our commitment to mentorship and the professional development of young attorneys is engrained in the firm’s culture and we look forward to Alex and Melissa growing their practices here at Jones Foster."