April 12, 2014
Sherri Beregovoy has been named senior vice president and market leader at Hart Commercial, a full-service commercial real estate brokerage firm that expands the scope of Dallas-based Hart Advisors Group. Previously, Beregovoy was a senior commercial associate forDiGiacomo Group in Doral. She has a degree in photojournalism from the University of Miami.
Melissa A. O’Connor and Amy B. Siegel are among those recently promoted to partner at Kelley Kronenberg. O’Connor received a bachelor’s degree in Marine Science Affairs from the University of Miami, and earned a master’s degree in environmental science from Johns Hopkins University, before earning her law degree from St. Thomas University. Siegel received her law degree from Emory University.
Brian Karpf has been promoted to partner at Young, Berman, Karpf and Gonzalez, P.A. Karpf’s practice areas include family law, appeals and international custody issues in Miami, Fort Lauderdale, Palm Beach and Naples. He received his bachelor’s from the University of Florida and his J.D. from Florida International University.
Karen Josefsberg Ladis has been named executive director of Dade Legal Aid. She was previously senior attorney/coordinator of Dade Legal Aid’s “Put Something Back Pro Bono Project,” a pro bono program that matches eligible clients in need with attorneys seeking to handle pro bonocases. She has a bachelor’s from the University of Michigan an
d a J.D. from the University of Miami School of Law.
Marc Brody, left, and Jorge Guttman have been promoted to shareholders at Gunster. Brody has his bachelor’s degree from Hofstra University, his J.D. from Nova Southeastern University and his LL.M in taxation from New York University. Guttman received his bachelor’s from Eckerd College and his J.D. from the University of Miami.
Michael Llorente has joined LSN Partners as a partner. He is also a partner at the law firm of Llorente & Heckler, P.A. Before joining LSN, Llorente served as chief-of-staff to Miami City Commissioner Francis Suarez. Llorente received his bachelor’s degree in English from Georgetown University and his J.D. from Northwestern University.
Carolyn Brewer has joined Regent Bank as vice president/financial advisor for the Regent Financial Services Wealth Management Team. Previously she worked as a wealth strategist withWachovia and her own firm, Brewer Financial. She has a J.D. from Catholic University and is a certified financial planner.