May 1, 2019

Richard Sherrill Slated for Positions with Florida Bar



PENSACOLA (May 1, 2019):  Board Certified Wills, Trusts, and Estates Attorney, Richard N. Sherrill is slated for re-appointment to the Executive Council of the Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section of the Florida Bar.  The Real Property Probate and Trust Law Section of The Florida Bar serves the citizens of the State of Florida, the legal community, and its Section members with the highest levels of knowledge, experience and commitment to real property, probate and trust law.  With six attorneys in leadership positions in Florida Bar committees (Douglas A. Bates, Keith L. Bell, Jeremy C. Branning, Bruce D. PartingtonRobert J. Powell, and Richard N. Sherrill), Clark Partington is proud to be an involved member of the Florida Bar.

Richard will also be appointed Vice-Chair of the RPPTL’s Trust and Estate Tax Planning Committee.  The committee considers the effect of federal transfer taxes (estate, gift and generation-skipping) and income taxes on trusts, estates, grantors, beneficiaries, institutions and attorneys in Florida; develops seminars to assist trust and estate attorneys improve their knowledge of these taxes and stay current on changes; provides input in the development of Florida laws that affect the application of these taxes; and comments on proposed federal legislation and regulations.  Clark Partington congratulates Richard on these appointments and looks forward to his leadership in these roles.

About Clark Partington:

Clark Partington is the largest business focused firm in the Florida panhandle with offices in Pensacola, Destin, Grayton Beach & Tallahassee.  The firm also maintains a presence in South Alabama with an Orange Beach office.  Since 1976 Clark Partington has grown to over forty lawyers and has served the people and businesses of Florida through an innovative and collaborative approach to practicing law.  Our lawyers are consistently recognized for their service to the profession and excellence in the courtroom.  More information about the firm’s practice, its attorneys, and recognitions may be found at




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