BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Jodi Furr Colton, a family law attorney at the full-service South Florida law firm Brinkley Morgan, has recently been selected as a member of The National Advocates Top 40 Under 40, a professional organization comprised of individuals under the age of 40 who meet stringent qualifications and practice in the areas of Matrimonial and Family Law, Bankruptcy Law, Immigration Law, Social Security Disability Law, Employment Law and Wills, Trusts and Estates Law.
Membership in The National Advocates is achieved through an invitation-only process that involves the rigorous screening and evaluation of several criteria, including: reputation among peers, the judiciary and the public; nominations from leading lawyers, current members and executive committee members; leadership and membership in other national and state specialty lawyer organizations; and rankings and ratings by leading national evaluation organizations and associations. This exclusive organization also provides networking opportunities, continuing legal education, and advocacy training for lawyers across the nation.
About Jodi Furr Colton
AV Preeminent rated by Martindale-Hubbell, Colton is a member of Brinkley Morgan’s Marital and Family Law practice group. She regularly represents clients in complex divorce matters involving the valuation and distribution of closely held businesses, medical and other professional practices, as well as substantial real property and other assets. Her experience includes divorce, equitable distribution, timesharing and parental responsibility issues, and the preparation and review of prenuptial agreements.
A graduate of Harvard Law School, Colton began her legal career at the New York office of a large international law firm, where she worked on a broad range of commercial litigation matters in federal and state courts, including class actions, toxic torts and securities litigation. She has also handled a wide variety of commercial and business disputes, as well as Section 1983 civil rights litigation and employment law matters. She is a member of the family law sections of the Florida Bar, Palm Beach County Bar Association, South Palm Beach County Bar Association, and the Broward County Bar Association.