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Meland Russin & Budwick’s Zachary N. James Elected to Board of Directors of Dade County Bar Association

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Kris Conesa kconesa@roarmedia.com (305) 403-2080, Ext. 115 www.RoarMedia.com     MIAMI – June 1, 2017 – Zachary N. James, a partner at Miami law firm Meland Russin & Budwick, has won a contested election to serve on the Board of Directors of the Dade County Bar Association. His term begins this Fall. “As part of my commitment to advance the legal profession, I am honored and grateful for the opportunity to serve the Dade County Bar Association at an even higher level and look forward to working closely with fellow board members to support the DCBA’s mission,” James said. James is a trial attorney with extensive litigation experience, having practiced in federal, state, and administrative courts throughout the states of Florida and California.  He concentrates his practice on business litigation and complex commercial matters at all stages of litigation, from pre-suit investigation through trial and appeal. He also handles financial frauds and Ponzi schemes litigation, as well as corporate insolvency. Throughout his career, James has received numerous awards and accolades for his legal and community work. He received a bachelor’s degree, cum laude, from the University of Texas at Austin and a law degree, magna cum laude, from the University of Miami School of Law. About Meland Russin & Budwick Meland Russin & Budwick is a Miami-based law firm that provides real estate and developer representation, receiverships and assignments, corporate bankruptcy and reorganization, financial frauds and Ponzi schemes litigation, trade secrets, creditors’ rights, labor and employment, alternative dispute resolution and mediation, and complex commercial litigation services to a broad array of corporate, fiduciary and individual clients. The firm was co-founded in 1993 by entrepreneurial, business-minded attorneys with a vision to create a results-focused, diverse firm that provides high-quality legal counsel along with a personalized, client-centric approach. As part of the firm’s culture of community service, its attorneys are actively involved at high levels with the local bar associations and serve on the boards of numerous community organizations. Its attorneys are recognized by Chambers and Partners and rated AV by Martindale-Hubbell. For more information, visit www.melandrussin.com ### Editor’s Note: Photos available upon request