Woodward, Pires & Lombardo, P.A. (www.wpl-legal.com) announced today that attorney Cathrine Ashbacher Hunter has joined the firm as an Attorney and Director of Operations and Administration. Hunter joins the team with over thirteen years of experience, focusing on taxation, estate planning, corporations and employment and labor issues.
Hunter holds an LL.M. from the University of Florida’s Levin College of Law, a Juris Doctorate from Stetson University College of Law, and a Bachelor of Science from the University of South Florida. She has been a member of the Florida Bar since 2003. Hunter’s practice areas include, but are not limited to, corporations, employment and labor issues, representing clients before the IRS, estate planning, wills, and trusts. Hunter is a member of the First Christian Church Homeless Ministry and the Susan G. Komen Foundation.
For 45 years, the firm has assisted southwest Florida residents in the areas of Business Law, Community Association Law, Family Law, Government Relations, Litigation, Real Estate, and Trusts & Estates. J. Christopher Lombardo, Managing Partner of the firm, said “Cathrine Hunter is a powerhouse asset to Woodward, Pires & Lombardo and we are fortunate to have her join our team. Her legal experience with both world class corporations and private clients gives us an edge so we can represent our clients with an even deeper knowledgebase. Cathrine is also the director of operations and administration for the firm, and thereby ensures that each client’s case is handled in a thorough, efficient manner.”
About Woodward, Pires & Lombardo, P.A.
In 1971, Arthur V. Woodward founded the first law firm on Marco Island which emphasized the importance of a superior work ethic, collegiality and respect among our peers, and a social conscience that commands participation in opportunities for the good of the public. These guiding principles formed the tradition of excellence that the attorneys at WPL work hard to uphold today.
Cathrine A. Hunter, Esq.
Woodward, Pires & Lombardo, P.A.