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McGlinchey Stafford Member Manuel Farach Honored as Florida State University College of Law’s Distinguished Alum 2017
McGlinchey News Release
McGlinchey Stafford PLLC is pleased to announce Manuel Farach has received Florida State University College of Law’s Distinguished Alum Award for 2017.
Farach, a Member in the firm’s Fort Lauderdale office and Real Estate practice group, was honored at Florida State University’s homecoming weekend on November 17.
The award recognizes a Florida State University law school graduate who is distinguished professionally and who has rendered outstanding service to the community as well as to the College of Law. Factors considered in selecting the winner include professional distinction; good citizenship; and significant contributions benefiting the community, state, and nation.
“FSU Law is like a second family to me, and being thanked by one’s family is an incredible honor. I am truly humbled to be named the recipient of the Distinguished Alum Award,” said Farach.
Farach’s practice focuses on real estate matters, both transactional and litigation. He also represents clients in business litigation, financial services, and appellate law. He is board certified by The Florida Bar in both Real Estate Law and Business Litigation and has authored numerous legal publications on the topic of real estate law, including Florida Real Estate Law (Thomson-West), the real estate component of West’s Florida Practice Series, and each week publishes the widely-read Florida Real Property and Business Litigation Report, a compilation of Florida real estate and business cases. Farach is a fellow of the American College of Real Estate Lawyers, Chair of the American Bar Association Real Property, Trust and Estate Law Section’s Real Property Litigation and Alternative Dispute Resolution Committee, and past Chair of the Florida Supreme Court Committee on Standard Jury Instructions for Contract and Business Cases.
Farach received his J.D., cum laude, from the Florida State University College of Law in 1985 and his B.S. from Stetson University in 1981.