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Lawrence P. Bemis, American lawyer, specializing in the field of Litigation, Products Liability, Securities. Member of Steel Hector & Davis LLP.


Bemis, Lawrence Perry was born on June 15, 1949 in Chicago, Illinois, United States.


Northwestern University (Bachelor of Science, 1971). University of Illinois (Juris Doctor, with honors, 1974).


Worked at Steel Hector & Davis LLP (Miami, Florida) specializing in General Practice. Admitted to the bar, 1974, Illinois. 1986, Florida.

Managing Editor, University of Illinois Law Forum, 1973-1974.

Law Clerk to Judge Prentice H. Marshall, United States. District Court, 1974-1976. Member: The Florida Bar.

American Bar Association. Steel Hector & Davis LLP maintains a diversified business practice that includes general and commercial litigation and alternative dispute resolution. Corporate and securities law.

Mergers and acquisitions. Dispositions and restructurings. Project development; financing.

Energy and utilities law. Creditors rights; financial services. Tax; real estate; eminent domain.

Land use and environmental law. International law; health care. Employment and labor relations.

Intellectual property law. Trusts, estates and personal planning. Media and communication law.

Admiralty and maritime law. Immigration and nationality law. White collar criminal defense.

Administrative law; and government relations. The firm has more than 150 lawyers with offices in Miami, West Palm Beach, Tallahassee, Key West and Caracas, Venezuela.


Member: The Florida Bar. American Bar Association.


Married Cheryl L. Jelinek, March 19, 1971. Children: Lauren, Justin.