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Nelson Mullins Expands in Florida With the
Opening of a Jacksonville Office

JACKSONVILLE -- Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP is expanding its presence in Florida with the opening of a Jacksonville office. Daniel B Nunn, Jr., joins as managing partner. The new office is located at 50 N. Laura St., 28th floor. The office becomes the Firm's 14th and the second in Florida. 

"Jacksonville is a thriving and growing business community, and we are excited to be a part of the legal and business community there," said Nelson Mullins Managing Partner Jim Lehman. "Dan, Phil, and Gene are great additions to our practices and a good fit for the Firm."

Mr. Nunn focuses his practice on business and corporate law. Mr. Nunn  practices in the areas of business and corporate law with an emphasis on mergers and acquisitions, corporate governance, and securities law and finance. He represents buyers, sellers, and management groups in taxable and nontaxable transactions involving public and private companies in merger and acquisition transactions, including stock acquisitions, divisional asset acquisitions and divestitures, tender offers and exchange offers, restructurings, going-private transactions, distressed company acquisitions, and cross-border transactions.

"We are excited to help Nelson Mullins expand its footprint in northern Florida," Mr. Nunn said. "We see growth potential in Jacksonville for this office and will work to recruit a variety of attorneys to further enhance the Firm's service to clients."

Nelson Mullins opened its first Florida office in Tallahassee in 2009.  Firm attorneys there work on automotive dealer, distributor, and franchise litigation for the world's manufacturers and importers operating in the United States.

Mr. Nunn joins the Mergers & Acquisitions, Technology, and Tax team headed by Atlanta partner Michael Hollingsworth. "This expansion in Florida gives us an opportunity to enhance our services to and grow our client base," Mr. Hollingsworth said. "We welcome Dan and look forward to introducing him to our clients."

Established in 1897, Nelson Mullins has more than 470 attorneys and government relations professionals with offices in the District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Massachusetts, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, and West Virginia. For more information on the Firm, go to

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