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Wednesday, March 12, 2014
Dare To Dodge Dodgeball Tournament

Fowler White Burnett Takes To The Court To Help United Way

Fowler White Burnett will meet the United Way of Miami-Dade’s “Dare to Dodge” challenge in a dodgeball tournament featuring Miami’s top law firms on Thursday, March 20 at the Downtown Athletic Club.

Now in its second year, the tournament has doubled in size to include eight law firms in an event where teams from each firm meet on a different kind of court to face off in a single elimination round, complete with referees from Miami Dodgeball League, a giant trophy for the winner and bragging rights.

Participants include more than 200 staff, attorneys and partners from Fowler White Burnett, Akerman LLP, Berger Singerman, Bilzin Sumberg, Carlton Fields Jorden Burt, Greenberg Traurig, Holland & Knight and Kluger Kaplan, and other VIPs.

Photo, video and interview opportunities are available at the event which will be held from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm at the Downtown Athletics Club, 200 South Biscayne, 15th Floor in Miami.

Fowler White Burnett’s participation in Dare to Dodge is part of the firm’s FWB Connects Community Service Initiative. Committed to the principle of giving back to the South Florida Community, which Fowler White Burnett is grateful to have served for over 70 years, the firm created the initiative to provide a venue for Fowler White Burnett attorneys, staff and their families to join together in a variety of efforts to support the important work of many worthy organizations in Miami-Dade, Broward and Palm Beach Counties.

Dare to Dare to Dodge is yet another example of how United Way serves as a bridge, linking all sectors of the community, and bringing diverse partners and competitors to the same table. All proceeds from the tournament benefit United Way’s work in education, health and financial stability. Dare to Dodge tournament sponsors include SABMiller and Vita Coco.

About Fowler White Burnett, P.A.

With offices in Miami, Fort Lauderdale and West Palm Beach, Fowler White Burnett is a full-service law firm and nationally recognized leader in the areas of Aviation, Maritime and Healthcare. The firm’s lawyers provide client-focused, proven legal strategies and business solutions to domestic and international clients across a wide spectrum of practice areas including Alternative Dispute Resolution, Appellate, Class Action, Commercial Litigation, Corporate and Securities, Immigration, Insurance, Intellectual Property, Environmental and Land Use, Family Law, Real Estate, Restructuring and Bankruptcy, Securities Litigation & Arbitration, International Tax and Trusts & Estates.  For more information, please visit

About United Way of Miami-Dade 

For 90 years, United Way of Miami-Dade has been an innovative force in the community with a long and successful track record of responding to emerging needs and transforming people’s lives. Today our work is focused on education, financial stability and health—the building blocks of a good life. We invest in quality programs, advocate for better policies, engage people in the community and generate resources.

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