Attorney Annette Urena Tucker Joins Lash & Goldberg as Partner

Lash & Goldberg LLP is pleased to announce that attorney Annette Urena Tucker has joined the firm as a Partner in its Fort Lauderdale office. Ms. Tucker brings 20 years of complex litigation experience and will focus her practice on healthcare and complex commercial litigation.

Lash & Goldberg is a Florida-based law firm focused on representing business interests in litigation matters throughout the United States. The firm handles a broad range of complex commercial litigation matters, health care litigation and class actions. Lash & Goldberg has represented some of the nation’s largest companies for decades and routinely litigates with and against some of the world’s largest law firms.

“We are thrilled to have Annette on our team,” said Martin Goldberg, Co-Founder of Lash & Goldberg. “Annette brings a wealth of experience and is highly skilled. We are looking forward to many years ahead.”

Ms. Tucker brings a broad range of litigation and trial experience in federal and state courts, as well as in arbitration. She has defended and prosecuted complex business cases through every stage of the litigation process involving real estate disputes, contract disputes, legal and accounting malpractice, securities, director and officer liability, insurance disputes, bankruptcy matters, and business torts. She has also represented clients in numerous appeals before Florida State District Courts of Appeal and the U.S. Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals, among other appellate courts. In addition, she has defended clients in high-profile securities class actions, including managing a large investigative team reviewing an alleged nationwide Ponzi scheme.

“I was attracted to Lash & Goldberg because of its reputation as one of the best litigation firms in Florida,” said Ms. Tucker. “I’m excited to join this excellent litigation team and work with Lash & Goldberg’s clients.”

In the community, Ms. Tucker serves on the Board of Directors of Kidz Count, a non-profit organization that provides youths with financial and entrepreneurship education to prepare them for a lifetime of smart money decisions.

Ms. Tucker received her Bachelor of Arts in Diplomacy and Foreign Affairs with honors from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio. She earned her Juris Doctor with honors from the University of Florida Fredric G. Levin College of Law, where she received numerous academic awards, and was a member of the Trial Team, the Student Bar Association, and the Hispanic Student Association.

She is admitted to practice in Florida and South Carolina.

About Lash & Goldberg LLP

With offices in Miami, Ft. Lauderdale and Tampa, Lash & Goldberg LLP is an experienced litigation boutique law firm representing corporate clients’ business interests in litigation matters in Florida and throughout the United States. The firm, founded in 1996, handles a broad range of litigation matters, from complex commercial disputes to class actions and qui tam and white-collar criminal defense.  Lash & Goldberg also counsels companies on administrative and regulatory matters and conducts corporate compliance reviews and investigations. Some of the firm’s practice areas include alternative dispute resolution, complex business litigation, class action litigation, corporate, partnership & shareholder disputes, and health care operations & litigation.

Lash & Goldberg has received a Chambers ranking for Health Care litigation and was named one of the country’s Best Law Firms, as reported in U.S. News & World Report. The firm was recognized as a 2022 Litigation Department of the Year by American Law Media/Daily Business Review and Law360 2018 Health Care Practice Group of the Year. Lash & Goldberg attorneys have been recognized as “Lawyer of the Year” from Best Lawyers®, by The Best Lawyers in America®, Most Effective Lawyers by ALM’s Daily Business Review, and “Top Lawyers in South Florida” by the South Florida Legal Guide, among others. The firm’s lawyers include former judicial law clerks and prosecutors, many of whom have gained prior experience working at global law firms. The firm and some of its attorneys have also been listed in Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory’s Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers.