ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., June 29, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Super Lawyers is one of Florida’s highest honors for attorneys. It is a rating service that recognizes the most outstanding lawyers with the highest degree of peer recognition and professional development.

Battaglia, Ross, Dicus & McQuaid, PA’s 2022 Super Lawyers

Sean McQuaid

Sean McQuaid is a recurring phenomenon, having been consecutively recognized as a Florida Super Lawyer since 2014. Sean continued his track record this year as Florida’s elite Super Lawyer.

Mr. McQuaid practices personal injury, representing people who have been injured in car accidents, motorcycle accidents, truck accidents, as well as wrongful death claims processing and criminal defense.

Sean McQuaid is not only a practicing lawyer, but also the firm’s president, and he manages a team of approximately 40 lawyers and staff.

Aubrey Dicus

Aubrey Dicus is the former President and CEO of Battaglia, Ross, Dicus & McQuaid, Pennsylvania, and a former President of the St. Petersburg Bar Association. He has been with the firm since 1974. With over 47 years of experience in the practice of law, Aubrey Dicus is recognized as one of the first super lawyers. Aubrey specializes in personal injury, commercial litigation, general civil litigation and criminal defense.

Mr. Discus has received countless accolades and awards during his career. He was selected as one of “America’s Top Lawyers” by Woodward and White Publications. Additionally, he previously held the title of President of the Pinellas Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers and is a founding board member of the Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers.

howard ross

Howard Ross has practiced law in St. Petersburg for 56 years and is recognized as one of Florida’s first super lawyers. Additionally, Mr. Ross is honored for his 50-year membership in the Florida Bar and the American Bar Association. He currently practices in litigation, business, corporate law and real estate transactions.

Throughout his career, Mr. Ross has won countless awards, to name a few: he has been listed in The Best Lawyers in America, Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent rating, received the Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award and American Lawyer Media and Martindale-Hubbell Top Rated Real Estate Lawyer. He has also been recognized by Lawyers of Distinction and he has an AVVO 10 rating.

Caitlin Szematowicz (rising star)

Caitlin Szematowcz is a partner at Battaglia, Ross, Dicus & McQuaid, PA and has won Florida Super Lawyer Rising Star for the fifth consecutive year.

As a partner and practicing attorney, Caitlin practices in the areas of commercial litigation, general civil litigation, labor and employment law, and appeals. Szematowicz previously served as president of the St. Petersburg Bar Foundation, president of the Pinellas County Trial Lawyers Association, and member of the executive committee of the Barney Masterson American Inn of court. She also serves on the Professionalism Committee of the Sixth Judicial Circuit.

Andrew Pardun (rising star)

Andrew Pardun is a partner at Battaglia, Ross, Dicus & McQuaid, PA, practicing real estate law, business law and commercial litigation. This is the fourth straight year that Pardun has been acclaimed as a Florida Super Lawyer Rising Star.

Andrew sits on the executive committee of the St. Petersburg Bar Association and was previously chairman of the real estate section.

He is currently Chairman of the Nuisance Abatement Council of the City of St. Petersburg. He is also a member of the Barney Masterson American Inn of Court.

Robert Kapusta, Jr.

Robert Kapusta Jr. was also recognized as Florida’s First Super Lawyer of 2022. Kapusta is a practicing attorney with Battaglia, Ross, Dicus & McQuaid, PA, specializing in mergers and acquisitions, tax and estate planning, and corporate law. business and corporations.

Kapusta’s field of expertise does not stop at the law. He is also a Certified Public Accountant and is admitted to practice in all courts in the State of Florida.

Robert is a very active community leader and devotes much of his time to fostering local business growth and economic vitality.

Battaglia, Ross, Dicus and McQuaid, Pennsylvania

5858 Central Avenue,

St. Petersburg, FL 33707

(727) 381-2300

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