Sonneborn Rutter Cooney Viergever Burt & LuryPA is a Martindale-Hubbell AV rated law firm located in West Palm Beach serving clients throughout Florida.
The firm was founded by Joseph P. Metzger and Barbara W. Sonneborn in 1983 and quickly gained recognition as a preeminent defense firm. In 1988, the Honorable R. William Rutter Jr., then Chief Judge of the 15th Judicial Circuit, joined the firm as a named partner. Rosemary Cooney became a named partner in 1997.
Barbara Sonneborn was inducted as a Fellow of the International Academy of Trial Lawyers in 2009. The Academy limits membership to 500 Fellows from the United States and only invites lawyers who have attained the highest level of advocacy. Barbara Sonneborn and Rosemary Cooney are members of ABOTA (American Board of Trial Advocates), an elite group selected by peers after meeting mandatory trial experience prerequisites.
Legal counsel is offered in all areas of civil trial and appellate practice, including complex legal and medical issues and personal injury/wrongful death litigation in State and Federal Courts. The firm provides representation in family law, estate and trust litigation and commercial litigation. Barbara Sonneborn and Michael Burt are Florida Board Certified civil trial attorneys. R. William Rutter, Jr. and Rosemary Cooney are Florida Board Certified circuit civil mediators.
The firm's attorneys offer years of experience with extensive trial practice. This quality is supported by a staff of nurses, accountants, certified paralegals and experienced legal secretaries. We pride ourselves on our professional relationship with our clients and the community.
Sonneborn RutterCooney viergever Burt & Lury PA
1400 Centrepark Blvd., Suite 400
West Palm Beach, Fl 33401
Telephone (561) 684-2000
Fax (561) 684-2312
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