ORLANDO, FLORIDA – ShuffieldLowman recently announced that attorney Catherine P. Hanna has joined the firm, working in the Orlando litigation department.  Hanna, a seasoned litigator with more than 14 years of experience, practices in all areas of commercial litigation, including probate, trust disputes and elder law and also provides general commercial defense counsel in all areas of business and employment representation.  In addition, she has considerable experience representing brokerage firms and financial representatives in arbitrations before the Financial Industry Regulatory Association- Dispute Resolution.

Hanna holds her J.D., summa cum laude, from the Wake Forest University of Law and a B.A. in English from the College of William and Mary in Virginia.  Hanna is a member of the Orange County Bar Association and the George C. Young First Central Florida American Inn of Court.

ShuffieldLowman’s four downtown offices are located in Orlando, Tavares, DeLand and Daytona Beach.  The firm is a 42 attorney, full service, business law firm, practicing in the areas of corporate law, estate planning, real estate and litigation.  Specific areas of practice include, association law, banking and finance, bankruptcy and creditors’ rights, commercial and civil litigation, construction, corporate, estate planning and probate, fiduciary litigation, guardianship and elder law, intellectual property, labor and employment, land use and government, mediation/alternative dispute resolution, mergers and acquisitions, non-profit law, planning for high net worth families with closely held businesses, real estate, securities and tax advice and controversy.