Firm News

Conrad & Scherer’s Pathways Program Continues to Benefit South Florida Students

Nov 14, 2023

The Conrad & Scherer “Pathways to Careers in Law” program is gearing up for its third year of helping facilitate legal careers for Fort Lauderdale High School students. The collaboration between the Fort Lauderdale law firm, Nova Southeastern University’s Shepard Broad College of Law (NSU Law) and Fort Lauderdale High School’s Pre-Law magnet program, has helped 24 “Fellows” gain […]

Florida Trends Notable Managing Partners: William Scherer at Conrad & Scherer

Sep 29, 2023

William Scherer co-founded Conrad & Scherer in 1974 (almost 50 years ago), made it into a leading law firm and grew outside Florida. A noted trial attorney, he was lead counsel for victims of a multibillion-dollar Ponzi scheme, plaintiff’s counsel in a high-profile commercial lawsuit about the sale of a health insurance company and has […]

At 50, Conrad & Scherer Is a Master Class in Law Firm Succession Planning

Sep 28, 2023

Conrad & Scherer celebrates its 50th anniversary, marking half a century of unparalleled legal expertise. As the Daily Business Review highlighted, the firm exemplifies masterful law firm succession planning. The legal community is abuzz as Elizabeth Scherer and William Scherer III join the esteemed practice, furthering its legacy.

Siblings Boost Prestigious Fort Lauderdale Trial Law Firm as it Celebrates 50th Anniversary

Sep 28, 2023

As Conrad & Scherer marks its 50th year, founder William R. Scherer, Jr. welcomes his accomplished children to the team: William R. Scherer, III, joining as Senior Partner, and former Circuit Judge Elizabeth Anne Scherer as Partner. Both heralded for their significant legal achievements, they signify a new chapter for the firm’s enduring legacy.

Fort Lauderdale Law Firm Provides Scholarships for Pathways to Careers in Law

Sep 28, 2023

Conrad & Scherer’s Pathways to Careers in Law initiative continues into its second year, offering students from Fort Lauderdale High valuable scholarships to pursue a law degree at Nova Southeastern University. Brendan Garcia, a program participant, recounted his “life-changing experience” during his paid internship at the firm.

People on The Move: Janine McGuire Promoted to Partner at Conrad & Scherer LLP

Sep 28, 2023

Conrad & Scherer has elevated Janine R. McGuire to the role of Partner at their Fort Lauderdale office as of September 8th, 2022. With profound expertise in appellate matters, Mrs. McGuire offers essential appellate and litigation support, collaborating closely with litigation teams to safeguard appellate rights throughout trials.

People on The Move: Tommy Arnst Hired at Conrad & Scherer LLP

Sep 28, 2023

On April 2nd, 2022, Conrad & Scherer LLP announced the addition of Tommy Arnst as an associate attorney. Specializing in complex commercial litigation, Arnst brings with him a JD from The University of Miami School of Law and a Bachelor of Finance from Florida State University’s College of Business.

People on The Move: Irwin Gilbert Hired at Conrad & Scherer, LLP

Sep 28, 2023

On February 26th, 2019, Conrad & Scherer, LLP announced the addition of Irwin Gilbert as senior partner. With over forty years of expertise, Mr. Gilbert specializes in complex commercial litigation, including areas like construction defect litigation and class actions. He is an esteemed graduate of the University of Buffalo, John Lord O’Brien School of Law.