Class of 2010

You can now view your classmates' news and accomplishments online! Click your graduation year below to see class notes, with the most recent entries appearing first. You may also submit a class note online.

Westerman Tanner_Laura_web.jpgLaura Westerman Tanner was promoted to partner at Burr & Forman LLP in Tampa. She is a member of the Consumer Finance Litigation & Compliance service group, where she represents clients in consumer disputes ranging from state common law claims to claims for alleged violations of state and federal statutes. Posted 1.17.19


Crystal D. Anderson is now a senior attorney with the Florida Senate Committee on Environmental Preservation and Conservation. Posted 11.19.18

Nicolette L. Bidarian is now the director of Employment Practices and senior counsel at Raymond James Financial in St. Petersburg. Posted 10.16.18

Andrew G. Fay was named one of Florida State University's 2018 Notable Noles, which recognizes alumni under the age of 35 for their significant contributions to their professions, communities or alma mater. He will be honored at the Young Alumni Awards on November 16, 2018. Fay also was featured on The Florida Channel. He is a commissioner at the Florida Public Service Commission. Posted 10.16.18

Jacob T. Cremer gave a Florida Bar CLE presentation titled "Competent Substantial Evidence Before Local Government." Cremer is a shareholder at Stearns Weaver Miller Weissler Alhadeff & Sitterson, P.A. in their Tampa office. He counsels clients in their interactions with local, state and federal governments on environmental, land use and land development issues. Posted 5.29.18

guthrie_brian_web.jpgBrian T. Guthrie is now a partner at Shook, Hardy & Bacon, LLP in their Tampa office. He practices complex product liability litigation in the health, science, pharmaceutical and medical device industries. Posted 3.21.18


anderson_crystal_alex_family_web.jpgCrystal D. Anderson and Alexander J. Anderson ('11) welcomed their first child, Alexander James "Rex" Anderson, Jr., on September 23, 2017. Crystal is an attorney at the Florida House of Representatives and Alexander works in governmental relations at the Florida Department of Education. Posted 2.26.18


byther_bacchus_jag_web.jpgFaudia “Anisah” Bacchus completed the Direct Commission Course for the U.S. Army JAG Corps at Fort Benning, GA. She attended with fellow FSU Law alum Robert S. Byther ('17)Posted 2.19.18

Photo: (L-R) Robert S. Byther and Faudia “Anisah” Bacchus


Andrew G. Fay was selected for a seat on the Florida Public Service Commission by Governor Rick Scott. He serves as director of legislative affairs and Cabinet affairs for the Florida Attorney General’s Office. Posted 2.7.18

Terin M. Barbas Cremer opened Barbas Cremer, PLLC in Tampa. The firm specializes in employment and business law. Posted 1.18.18

robinson_andrea_web.jpgAndrea A. Lewis was recognized as one of the 2018 Best Lawyers in America. In May 2016, she was sworn in as a member of the board of directors of the Florida Association for Women Lawyers and elected president-elect of the Palm Beach Bar Association’s Young Lawyers Division. She also was sworn in as a member of the board of directors of the Junior League of the Palm Beaches in 2016. Lewis is presently the fundraising vice president-elect of the Junior League and previously served as secretary. She is an associate at Searcy Denney Scarola Barnhart & Shipley, P.A. in their West Palm Beach office, where she practices personal injury law.  Posted 12.11.17


pletcher_christa_web.jpgChrista P. Burger has been honored with the 2016 Winston<40 Leadership Award, presented by the Winston-Salem Chamber of Commerce. The Winston<40 Leadership Award is awarded to 20 individuals, 40 years of age or younger, who are excelling in their respective fields and are actively influencing the growth, prosperity and quality of life in Winston-Salem and Forsyth County. Burger is an associate at Womble Bond Dickinson in their Winston-Salem, NC office. Posted 12.7.17


scharlepp_zackary_web.jpgZackery Scharlepp is now a shareholder at Coppins Monroe, P.A. in Tallahassee. He concentrates his practice representing public entities including municipalities, school boards and police departments in constitutional, employment law and casualty defense matters. Posted 12.7.17


paulich_nathan_web.jpgNathan J. Paulich is now a partner at Thompson, Sizemore, Gonzalez & Hearing, P.A. in Tampa. He practices management-side labor and employment law, as well as education and administrative law. Posted 12.6.17


Meryl M. Kinard has joined Birchstone Moore LLC in Washington D.C. as an associate. The firm offers estate planning, probate and trust administration services. Posted 11.14.17

marcus_andrew_web.jpgAndrew R. Marcus has joined Holland & Knight LLP as senior counsel in their Tallahassee office. His practice areas are insurance and administrative law. Posted 10.17.17


hogan_steven_web.jpgSteven M. Hogan is now a shareholder at Ausley McMullen in Tallahassee. He practices in the areas of tax litigation, commercial litigation and commercial drone law. He is a co-author of the updated Bloomberg/BNA Florida Corporate Income Tax Resource. Hogan also serves as an adjunct professor at FSU Law, co-teaching Estate Planning Seminar with his law partner Robert A. Pierce ('74)Posted 10.13.17


kirkham_ashley_web.jpgAshley R. Kirkham has been promoted to shareholder and Workers’ Compensation Practice Group chair at Collins & Lacy, P.C. in Columbia, SC. She focuses her practice on workers’ compensation defense, representing employers and their carriers against claims and disputes throughout South Carolina. Posted 9.21.17


kolcun_michael_wedding_web.jpgMichael A. Kolcun, Jr. and FSU graduate Colby Valentine were married on September 2, 2017. Wedding guests included fellow FSU Law graduates Gregory S. Salnick ('10)Jordan Thompson ('10)Gregory K. Black ('10) and Ryan Gurson ('10). Kolcun is an associate at Robins Kaplan LLP in New York, NY. Posted 9.7.17


Sidney Noyes was selected as Walton County attorney. She was previously interim county attorney. Posted 8.11.17

black_gregory_web.jpgGregory K. Black has joined Gunster's government affairs law and lobbying practice in Tallahassee. Posted 6.13.17


Bryan C. Fisher was featured in the Indiana Lawyer piece, "Putting technology into practice." He joined the Indiana State Bar Association in January 2017 as the law practice management coordinator and assistant director of Continuing Legal Education. 
Posted 4.24.17

Andrew G. Fay was selected as the Government Lawyer of the Year by the Florida Government Bar Association. He is the legislative and policy specialist for the Florida Attorney General’s Office. Posted 2.16.17

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