ORLANDO, FLORIDA – ShuffieldLowman recently announced that attorney Cooper Powell has joined the firm, working in the Orlando office’s estate planning and probate section.  Cooper’s prior experience includes legal research, work in municipal law, real estate, insurance defense and estate planning.

Cooper attended Lindenwood University-Belleville where he earned his B.A. in criminal justice, graduating cum laude.  He went on to earn his J.D., cum laude, from Southern Illinois University School of Law in Carbondale, IL.  In law school, Cooper’s team claimed a regional championship in the American Bar Association’s National Appellate Advocacy Competition and champion of the SIU Intramural Moot Court Competition. Currently, Cooper is an active volunteer with the Orlando Chapter of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation.

ShuffieldLowman’s four offices are located in Orlando, Tavares, DeLand and Port Orange. The firm is a 40 attorney, full service, business law firm, practicing in the areas of corporate law, estate planning, real estate and litigation. Specific areas include, tax law, securities, mergers and acquisitions, intellectual property, estate planning and probate, planning for families with closely held businesses, guardianship and elder law, tax controversy – Federal and State, non-profit organization law, banking and finance, land use and government law, commercial and civil litigation, fiduciary litigation, construction law, association law, bankruptcy and creditors’ rights, labor and employment, and mediation.