Jones, Foster, Johnston & Stubbs P.A. is proud to announce that the Palm Beach County Bar Association has renamed its Professionalism Award as the "Sidney A. Stubbs Professionalism Award" in honor of Mr. Stubbs and his outstanding leadership in the legal community for nearly 50 years.
Sid Stubbs has more than 40 years of experience in the areas of commercial and corporate litigation and law firm litigation. He focuses on complex commercial and business litigation as well as legal malpractice disputes. Sid has been listed by Best Lawyers in America for over 20 years and was named the Best Lawyers "Bet-the-Company Litigator of the Year" in West Palm Beach in 2009 and 2010. Chambers USA named Sid among America's Leading Business Lawyers, stating that he "remains the shining light and beacon of the Bar in Palm Beach County.”
The first-ever recipient of the "Sidney A. Stubbs Professionalism Award" is Jones Foster’s Vice-Chair, Scott Hawkins, a former President of the Palm Beach County Bar as well as The Florida Bar.
Scott Hawkins, Jones Foster’s Vice-Chair, is a nationally recognized corporate and business litigation attorney. Scott represents public and private companies in a variety of industries, including education, technology, medical, environmental, real estate, land use, insurance, and military. Scott focuses his practice in commercial and corporate litigation with an emphasis on intellectual property, trade secret disputes, covenants not to compete, securities, and real estate litigation.