de la Parte & Gilbert was a proud sponsor of the 2014 University of Tampa Fellows Forum held at the David A. Straz, Jr. Center for the Performing Arts on March 5, 2014. The annual event for the University of Tampa Board of Fellows brings together a distinguished panel of prominent business CEO’s to discuss current, relevant issues that challenge our business community. Guest speakers at this year’s event included Mindy Grossman, CEO and Director of HSN, Inc.; Mike Jackson, Chairman and CEO of AutoNation USA; and David Kohler, President and COO of Kohler, Inc. The primary focus of the Board of Fellows is to serve as goodwill ambassadors for The University of Tampa by increasing visibility and strengthening ties within the Tampa Bay business community.
Patrick J. McNamara, the Firm’s vice-managing shareholder, is a member of the University of Tampa’s Board of Fellows and has practiced with de la Parte & Gilbert since 1987. Pat practices in the fields of commercial, civil, and personal injury litigation, health law, construction law and appeals.