Wargo French

Distinction with a Difference


Posted on Tuesday, April 16, 2019 - 1:33pm

Wargo French is proud to announce that we are partnering with National Association of Minority & Women Owned Law Firms (NAMWOLF) to host a CLE in our Los Angeles office focused on diversity in the legal profession.  We are looking forward to this incredible discussion with our impressive panelists!

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Posted on Monday, April 15, 2019 - 1:30pm

Michael Foster, a partner in our Miami Office, is featured in Law360 after he and Angelo Castaldi, an associate in our Miami office, secured a victory against Mt. Hawley Insurance Co. on behalf of its insureds in litigation pending before United States District Court Judge Kenneth Marra.

Posted on Tuesday, March 19, 2019 - 1:22pm

Wargo French proudly sponsored this year’s Feast with the Beasts, Zoo Miami Foundation’s signature event supporting wildlife conservation and community education.  A special thank you to our colleagues and friends who attended for helping us support our local South Florida community.  It was a great event!

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Posted on Tuesday, March 12, 2019 - 11:16am

Wargo French is proud to announce that Michael Foster has been recognized as a “Top Lawyer” by the 2019 South Florida Legal Guide in the areas of business litigation and bankruptcy.  Congratulations to Michael!

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Posted on Monday, March 4, 2019 - 9:56am

On Saturday, March 2, 2019, Wargo French participated in the 2019 Cycle for Survival in Los Angeles to combat and cure rare forms of cancer. It was an amazing ride supporting a great cause and the firm nearly tripled its fundraising goal!  Thank you to our friends and partners Alexandra Thomas Shapiro and Kim Fertman for joining us!

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Posted on Thursday, February 28, 2019 - 9:52am

Vernon M. Strickland, a partner in our Atlanta office, was featured in the Valley Times-News for his service as guest speaker at the City of West Point’s Black History Month program. Vernon was honored by the Mayor and City Council for his support of the community and his words of strength and hope during the celebration. Wargo French is proud to have Vernon part of the team!

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Posted on Friday, February 22, 2019 - 6:43pm

Wargo French had the pleasure of participating in the NAMWOLF 2019 Driving Diversity & Leadership Conference in New Orleans.  It was a great event!  Laurie Selkowitz from our Los Angeles office was the moderator of the Transactional PAC CLE panel titled “Risky Business: Legal and Ethical Considerations in Artificial Intelligence.” Wargo French attorneys also engaged with attorneys from other NAMWOLF firms and various in-house counsel on the subject of driving diversity and inclusion, and shared some best pra

Posted on Friday, February 22, 2019 - 6:38pm

Wargo French is excited to announce Arthur Brannan and Stacey Godfrey Evans have been sworn in as Special Assistant District Attorneys to assist with civil forfeiture and racketeering cases.  Congrats Art and Stacey!

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Posted on Thursday, February 7, 2019 - 2:06pm

Wargo French is proud to announce that Joseph Wargo, Michael French, David Pernini and Stacey Godfrey Evans have been recognized on the Georgia Super Lawyers list for 2019.  Congratulations to Joe, Mike, David and Stacey!

Posted on Friday, February 1, 2019 - 12:36pm

Joseph Wargo, partner in our Atlanta office, was quoted in the Atlanta Journal-Constitution on a recent court decision granting the NFL a temporary restraining order against unknown counterfeiters ahead of Super Bowl LIII.  While granting such relief is not common, “This isn’t the NFL’s first rodeo,” Wargo said. “I’m fairly confident they were able to provide evidence of what happened in the past to show the likelihood that it would happen in the future.”