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William T. Harrison, Jr.

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William T. Harrison, Jr.

Bill focuses on estate planning and administration and real estate.

Bill served as general counsel to the Sarasota County Public Hospital Board from 1954 until 2005, and as general counsel to the Sarasota Manatee Airport Authority from 1956 until 1977.

Among his numerous civic activities, Bill is past President of the Sarasota Opera, the Sarasota County Bar Association, and the Sunnyland Council—Boy Scouts of America.

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What is Board Certification?

Board certification is The Florida Bar’s highest level of evaluation of competency and experience. Certification recognizes an attorney’s special knowledge, skills, and proficiency in various areas of law and professionalism and ethics in practice. It is designed to help consumers identify specialists in various areas of law. Only 6% of eligible Florida Bar members are board certified. Not all qualified lawyers are certified, but those who are board certified have taken extra steps to have their competence and experience evaluated.

EDUCATION

  • J.D., University of Florida College of Law, With Honors; University of Florida Law Review, Editor
  • B.A., University of Florida

PRACTICES

ADMISSIONS & LICENSURE

  • Bar

    • Florida

HONORS

  • Martindale-Hubbell, AV Preeminent
  • Best Lawyers, 2008-2009
  • Sarasota County Bar Association Distinguished Community Service Award, 2008
  • Top Rated Lawyer in Trusts and Estates Law selected by American Law Media and Martindale-Hubbell, 2014

BAR & CIVIC ENGAGEMENT

  • American Law Institute, Life Member
  • Second District Court of Appeal Judicial Nominating Commission, Charter Member
  • Sarasota Opera, Past President
  • Sarasota County Bar Association, Past President
  • Boy Scouts of America, Sunnyland Council, Past President
  • Sarasota County Public Hospital Board, Past General Counsel
  • Sarasota Manatee Airport Authority, Past General Counsel
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