New York City-based firm merges with two Florida firms:
Bresky Law, and Johnson, Ritchey & Feldman P.A.
(New York, NY/Boca Raton, FL) (April 29, 2022) Schwartz Sladkus Reich Greenberg Atlas LLP (SSRGA), a leading New York City-based full- service law firm, will expand to South Florida, merging with Bresky Law and Johnson, Ritchey & Feldman, P.A. in a merger effective May 15, 2022.
The firm will continue to practice under the name Schwartz Sladkus Reich Greenberg Atlas LLP, and will establish its Florida office at 2424 N Federal Highway in Boca Raton. The South Florida office will focus on appellate, matrimonial, family law, trusts and estates, probate administration, real estate and corporate law.
SSRGA is a full-service firm with practice areas including real estate, health care, not-for-profit, litigation, business and corporate, matrimonial, family law, and trusts and estates law, including probate administration. The firm will grow by 11 attorneys to a total of 63 attorneys.
The merger will create synergies for SSRGA’s real estate, trusts and estates, matrimonial and health care practices while further supporting New York City-based clients active in Florida and Florida clients active in New York.
Since 2000, Bresky Law has made a name for itself as a go-to law firm for state and federal appellate work in Florida. It handles criminal and civil appeals, administrative appeals and litigation support. The firm also focuses on trusts and estates, real estate and corporate transactions.
Johnson, Ritchey & Feldman, P.A. is a matrimonial and family law firm, also based in Boca Raton, that provides family law services ranging from complex litigation to family mediation, collaborative family law, and pre- and post-nuptial agreements.
Robin Bresky of Bresky Law, and Caroline Johnson, Christen Ritchey and Joel Feldman of Johnson, Ritchey & Feldman, P.A., will be SSRGA partners in the firm’s Florida office.
“We are pleased to welcome the seasoned attorneys from Johnson, Ritchey & Feldman and Bresky Law to the SSRGA team,” said Jeffrey M. Schwartz, a founding partner with SSRGA. “The firms’ depth of experience will be an invaluable asset to new and existing clients, enabling us to focus powerful resources in Florida for existing and new practice areas.”
“This expansion creates a significant presence for SSRGA in Florida, enabling us to service clients with business in both markets,” said Steven Sladkus, a founding partner with SSRGA. “The merger also advances our continued growth in a market that is experiencing extraordinary economic momentum.”
“I am so pleased to be joining up with two well-established law firms that are focused on delivering high-quality legal services and client satisfaction,” Bresky said. “Our culture and values are perfectly aligned and together we can be stronger. I look forward to helping grow our team in Florida.”
“We could not be more excited to merge with such wonderful law firms. Each of us has focused on providing quality legal representation to our clients,” said Johnson. “This merger gives us the opportunity to continue to provide these services in more areas of the law. I’m looking forward to helping more people with this incredible team we’re building.”
“Merging these firms will provide additional resources that allow us to continue providing comprehensive, efficient and responsive representation to our clients,” said Ritchey. “In addition, we are thrilled to welcome like-minded people to our team, and to continue cultivating an office culture that promotes excellence and happiness.”
With offices in New York City and now Boca Raton, SSRGA is a full-service law firm with practice areas including real estate, real estate development, cooperative and condominium board representation, real estate-related and commercial litigation, health care, matrimonial, family law, appellate law, reproductive law, trusts and estates, probate administration, not-for-profit, corporate, landlord/tenant, financing, intellectual property, and insurance.
About Bresky Law
Bresky Law, based in Boca Raton, Florida, is a woman-owned boutique law firm focused on Appellate Law, Litigation Support, Trusts and Estates, and Corporate transactions throughout Florida. The firm and its founder, Robin I. Bresky, have received numerous honors and distinctions including Super Lawyers, inclusion in the South Florida Legal Guide and an AV Preeminent rating by Martindale-Hubbell. For more information, visit www.bresky-law.com.
About Johnson, Ritchey & Feldman, P.A.
Johnson, Ritchey & Feldman, P.A. is a matrimonial and family law firm based in Boca Raton, Florida. The firm’s practice areas include family law litigation, family mediation, collaborative family law, and pre- and post-nuptial agreements. Each of the partners has received numerous honors and distinctions, including awards from the Palm Beach County Bar Association and the Legal Aid Society of Palm Beach County. The firm has an AV Preeminent rating by Martindale-Hubbell, has been included in the South Florida Legal Guide, and has been recognized in the field of family law by SuperLawyers. For more information, visit https://www.jrflawfirm.com/