ORLANDO, FLORIDA – ShuffieldLowman recently announced that attorney Melissa T. Strassner has joined the firm, working in the Orlando litigation department. Melissa handles broad areas of litigation, including trusts and estates, real estate, and commercial matters. Her litigation experience ranges from work involving medical malpractice, nursing home and assisted living cases to representing high profile corporate clients and theme parks in the areas of premises liability and general civil litigation.

Strassner holds her J.D., cum laude, from the University of Florida Levin College of Law and a B.A. in Legal Studies from the University of Central Florida.  In addition, she holds her Florida Real Estate Sales license and she is a member of The Florida Bar and the Orange County Bar Association.

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.