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Mon 11 Jul, 2022 # News

Three Hand Arendall Harrison Sale Attorneys Honored as Legal Elite

Hand Arendall Harrison Sale LLC, one of the southeastern region’s largest law firms, announces three Destin, Florida attorneys have been named in the recent honoree list of Florida Trend’s Legal Elite for 2022.

Attorneys Dion J. Moniz, Leslie D. Sheekley and Hayward Dykes, Jr. have been recognized in the top 1.4% of Florida Attorneys selected this year.  In its 19th year, Florida Legal Elite represents the state’s top licensed and practicing attorneys selected by their peers. The recipients were, also, examined using Florida Bar membership status and their histories.

“We are proud to have three of our attorneys make the list of honorees this year,” said Franklin Harrison, managing lawyer of Hand Arendall Harrison Sale LLC Florida.  “Dion, Leslie, and Hayward were selected by other attorneys who they have either worked with or possibly against on complex legal matters for clients throughout Northwest Florida. That makes this type of honor extra special as it shows they have earned the respect of their peers.”

Hand Arendall Harrison Sale provides clients with legal services in all areas of traditional civil practice. The Alabama firm, Hand Arendall, was organized in 1941, and the Florida firm, Harrison Sale McCloy, was organized in 1984. After merging the two firms in 2018 to become Hand Arendall Harrison Sale, the firm is one of the largest law firms in the region with more than 90 attorneys. The firm has a fundamental commitment to creating long-lasting relationships. Cases and projects are staffed with the goal of achieving success for the client with maximum efficiency. With offices in Mobile, Birmingham, Fairhope and Athens, Alabama; and Destin, Panama City, Panama City Beach, and Santa Rosa, Florida, the firm is uniquely situated among the Southeast’s major law firms to provide legal direction to clients throughout Alabama, Northwest Florida and Mississippi. Learn more at