Profile

Sharon Hanlon

Law Firm of Sharon M. Hanlon, PA
5633 Naples Blvd
Naples, FL 34109-2023
(239) 598-3222
www.zelmanandhanlon.com


Florida Legal Elite, Florida Trend, 2011, 2014, 2015
Florida Super Lawyers, 2012 - 2015
Florida Bar Lawyer Grievance 20th Circuit, 2012-2015 (chair 2015)
SW Florida Federal Bar Association (membership chair 2014-2016)
Florida Association for Women Lawyers ( FAWL) , Secretary 2008, Membership Director 2009 - 2011, Strategic Planning Co-chair 2015-2016
SW Florida Chapter of ABOTA, president, 2013-2015

Areas of Practice

Plaintiffs Personal Injury
Civil Practice

Litigation Percentage

100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

Minnesota, 2014
Florida, 1992
Michigan, 1982
U.S. Court of Appeals 6th Circuit, 1987
U.S. District Court Middle District of Florida, 1992
U.S. District Court Western District of Michigan, 1982

Education

Thomas M. Cooley Law School, Lansing, Michigan
J.D. - 1982
Central Michigan University
M.A. - 1980
College of St. Catherine
B.A. - 1977

Honors and Awards

Florida Super Lawyers, 2012 - 2015
Florida Legal Elite, Florida Trend, 2011, 2014, 2015
Donald E. Van Koughnet Lion of the Law Award by the judiciary of Collier County, 2010
Collier County Women & Bar Association, Woman Attorney of the Year, 1999
Florida Association of Women Lawyers, Top 50 Lawyers

Professional Associations and Memberships

Florida Bar Fee Arbitration Program Volunteer Attorney Mediator (2010 - Present)
SW Florida Federal Bar Association (membership chair 2014-2016)
Florida Bar Lawyer Grievance 20th Circuit, 2012-2015 (chair 2015)
President-elect of The SW Chapter of ABOTA (2013-2015); Membership director (2011-2012)
Recognized by The Collier County Legal Aid Society as the Attorney of the Month for September 2012, in recognition of pro bono work within the County
Thomas M. Biggs Inns of Court , President 2011 - 2012, Secretary/Treasurer 2010 - 2011)
Judicial Nominating Commission, Member 2008 - 2011, Chair 2010 - 2011
Florida Association for Women Lawyers ( FAWL) , Secretary 2008, Membership Director 2009 - 2011, Strategic Planning Co-chair 2015-2016
Collier County Bar Association, Board of Directors , 2008 - Present
Collier County Women's Bar , Chapter Representative (and Founding President 1993)
Thomas M. Cooley Law School, Board of Directors