Williams Parker, based in Sarasota, Florida, is widely regarded as one of the state’s strongest independent firms. We serve a diverse client base, including healthcare institutions, high-net-worth individuals and families, lenders, business owners and governmental entities.
With Ally Law, we also advise national and international clients whose business interests bring them to this gateway to the Southeastern United States and Latin America.
Founded in 1925, our firm has built national-caliber capabilities, expanding our ranks to meet our clients’ growing and complex needs. We practice from a single office to create operating efficiencies for our clients and to maintain our hallmark collegiality. We have one of Florida’s largest, most sophisticated trusts and estates practices, a top-tier real estate practice, and a strong tax group, which includes ERISA and tax controversy capabilities.
We counsel clients on a full range of corporate and finance matters, including the following:
• Banking and finance
• Corporate law
• Labor and employment relations
• Land use, development and local government
• Litigation, including trial and appellate practice
We are proud that our firm and its individual lawyers have been ranked in publications such as U.S. News-Best Lawyers’ “Best Lawyers in America” and Florida Trend’s “Florida Legal Elite.” Other honors that have recognized the excellence in our work include The Frank G. Berlin, Sr. Small Business Awards, and The Fund President’s Circle and Top Contributor Award.
There has been a lot of discussion about the impact that the upcoming election might have on federal gift and estate tax law.
On September 11, 2020, the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) issued revised regulations addressing the availability of employee leave under the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA).
The deadline to file a 2020 Florida Annual Uniform Business Report for your Corporation, Limited Liability Company, Limited Partnership, or Limited Liability Limited Partnership to maintain its active status with the State of Florida was June 30, 2020.