June 8, 2017
Congratulations to our 2017 Super Lawyers and Florida Rising Stars!
Scott Tankel is an associate in the firm’s Tampa office. He is a Florida native who grew up in the Tampa Bay area. Scott attended the University of Florida and graduated cum laude in 2008 with a Bachelor of Arts in political science.
Following his undergraduate studies, Scott moved to Israel where he volunteered for and served in a paratrooper division of the Israel Defense Forces. After his service, he enrolled at Tel Aviv University and received a Master’s Degree in security & diplomacy (international relations).
Scott returned to Florida and attended law school at the University of Florida Levin College of Law and graduated cum laude. While attending law school, he interned for the Honorable John J. Murphy, III at the 17th Judicial Circuit of Florida, worked as a research assistant in the field of employment law, and was a summer associate at Kubicki Draper.
In 1963, Gene Kubicki founded the firm based on dedication to excellence. The same high standards have been maintained for over five decades -- years which have seen the firm’s ranks swell to over 100 attorneys.
Our team knows return clients are the life blood of any law firm and this is why we ensure client satisfaction by an exacting attention to service and quality. Client service coupled with a spectacular work ethic, makes our team hard to beat... Literally!
In response to the growing needs of its clients, the firm began expanding in the early 1980's and today is a diverse full-service law firm providing trial, appellate, coverage, commercial and real estate transaction services.
Kubicki Draper enjoys a national reputation for expertise in the handling of complex, high stakes litigation matters, as well as, appellate, general commercial and real estate practice.