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Tue 19 Nov, 2019 # News

John Townsend Joins Hand Arendall Harrison Sale LLC


Destin, Florida – (November 19, 2019) -Board Certified Attorney John P. Townsend has joined Hand Arendall Harrison Sale.  He is certified in Condominium and Planned Development Law by the Florida Bar.

Townsend has practiced in Community Association and Planned Development Law, Civil Trial Law and Civil Appellate Law in Northwest Florida for several years prior to joining Hand Arendall Harrison Sale.

“I have worked across the table with many of the Hand Arendall Harrison Sale Attorneys over the last several years and also, served with some of them in the trade associations.   I am delighted to join this client first, client-driven firm.  This is an expanding southeast regional law firm with a strong team atmosphere.  You may be working with me in a specific area, decide to broaden your sphere of work and with our extensive range of practices, you are likely covered by one on our team” states Townsend.

Townsend holds the AV® Preeminent™ highest rating by Martindale-Hubbell, which rates attorneys in the areas of professional conduct, ethics and ability based on evaluations by other attorneys.  Townsend was also recognized as one of Florida’s top-rated lawyers (less than one percent of all lawyers in Florida) by Florida Trend Magazine’s 2019 Legal Elite, which is determined by evaluations and recommendations from other Florida Attorneys.

John will office in the Destin office complex and also, consult by appointment in the three additional offices in Northwest Florida upon request.

Hand Arendall Harrison Sale LLC is the result of a merger of two firms in 2018.  Harrison Sale McCloy Attorneys at Law and Hand Arendall LLC merged which resulted in one of the largest regional law practices with offices along the coast of Northwest Florida and throughout the state of Alabama.  Since the start, Hand Arendall Harrison Sale has maintained a fundamental commitment to providing quality legal services.  Cases and projects are staffed with the goal of achieving success for the client with maximum efficiency.  With offices in Athens, Birmingham, Mobile, and Fairhope Alabama and Florida offices in Destin, Santa Rosa Beach and Panama City Beach and Panama City, the firm is uniquely situated to provide legal direction to clients throughout Alabama, Florida and Mississippi.