JACKSONVILLE, FLORIDA, March 6, 2018 – Hall Booth Smith, P.C. is pleased to announce that Associate Maryann N. Jaghab has joined its growing office in Jacksonville, Florida.
Jaghab specializes in healthcare litigation, correctional health care, medical malpractice, professional negligence, general liability, products liability and professional malpractice and ethics. She earned a Juris Doctor from Stetson University College of Law, and holds a Bachelor of Science in psychology from the University of Central Florida.
She also studied Comparative Trial Advocacy at Oxford University in England, and completed several international law courses at Spain’s University of Granada. Earlier in her career, she interned at the State Attorney’s Office in Jacksonville and Tampa.
HBS’s Jacksonville office has added several new attorneys in the past year, deepening the local team’s expertise in medical malpractice, liability and opioid defense work.
The Jacksonville office includes Partner J. Brent Allen, Partner Duke Regan, Partner Jill F. Bechtold, Of Counsel Rayford H. Taylor and associates Kirk A. Carter, Adam Prom and Jaghab.
“We are delighted to continue growing our practice in Jacksonville and across the rest of the Southeast as we pursue bright new talent with a passion for excellence in service,” said Allen, who is also co-chair of the firm’s Opioid Defense Task Force.
In addition to Jacksonville, Hall Booth Smith’s other Florida offices are in North Palm Beach and Tallahassee. The Atlanta-based firm has regional offices throughout Georgia, the Carolinas, Alabama and Tennessee.
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Established in 1989, Hall Booth Smith, P.C. (HBS) is a full-service law firm with six regional offices strategically located throughout Georgia, as well as offices in Birmingham, Alabama; Charleston, South Carolina; Asheville and Charlotte, North Carolina; Jacksonville, North Palm Beach and Tallahassee, Florida; and Nashville and Memphis, Tennessee. Experienced across a wide range of legal disciplines, HBS attorneys pride themselves on providing knowledgeable, proactive, client-specific counsel to individuals, domestic and international corporations, state and federal agencies, and nonprofit organizations. The firm’s promise: “Serving to Achieve Excellence." To learn more, please visit: www.hallboothsmith.com.