AKRON, Ohio – Brennan, Manna and Diamond has promoted three of the firm’s attorneys to the partnership effective December 1, 2013: JUSTIN M. ALABURDA and KYLE L. GAUL, both of the Akron, Ohio office and JOSHUA R. LA BOUEF of the Jacksonville, Florida office.
“We are very pleased to welcome these young rising stars to the partnership. Justin, Kyle and Joshua have demonstrated their dedication and commitment to our clients and to our firm,” Anthony S. Manna, Chairman and founding Member of the firm.
Justin M. Alaburda provides counsel to clients and business owners on various business, commercial litigation, real estate and construction matters. Justin has experience representing developers, owners, contractors, subcontractors and design professionals in various construction law disputes, as well as experience representing clients in zoning matters, commercial lease enforcements, and mechanics’ lien disputes. He received his B.A. in political science from The College of Wooster and his J.D. from Capital University School of Law, cum laude. Justin was named 2014 Ohio Rising Star, Litigation.
Kyle L. Gaul is a member of the firm’s litigation, intellectual property and tech, and corporate law practice groups. Mr. Gaul has guided clients in managing complex, technology-driven concerns such as information security, retention compliance, governmental and quasi-governmental relations, and electronic discovery disputes. He received his B.A. from Miami University, cum laude and his J.D. from The University of Akron School of Law, cum laude.
Joshua R. La Bouef joined Brennan, Manna & Diamond in 2007 and has become a leading member of the Jacksonville office’s business litigation team and appellate practice group. Joshua also heads-up the firm’s Latin America & Caribbean practice group. He received his B.A. in Psychology from the California University and his law degree from Florida Coastal School of Law, cum laude.
Brennan, Manna & Diamond concentrates its practice areas in business law, commercial lending and corporate finance, health law, commercial litigation, mergers and acquisitions, real estate, estate and succession planning, and taxation. BMD is dedicated to aligning the incentives of legal professionals and their clients by combining creative problem-solving skills with extensive and sophisticated legal and business experience. BMD’s distinction is the firm’s unique marriage of successful entrepreneurs and developers combined with nationally recognized leaders in the tax, education, manufacturing and health care fields in providing high-quality legal services and business advice to our clients.