Kevin Fitzsimmons Named to Board of Directors of Derrick Brooks Charities, Inc.

September 3, 2010. Tampa, Florida — Kevin Fitzsimmons named to the board of directors of Derrick Brooks Charities, Inc.

Derrick Brooks Charities, Inc. provides educational opportunities for socio-economically challenged youth that will instill, inspire, broaden and develop cultural and social vision outside of the walls in which they live to ensure that these young people have every chance to develop into strong and productive leaders of tomorrow.

Firm Partners Named Super Lawyers

August 3, 2010. Tampa, Florida — Mandelbaum, Fitzsimmons, Hewitt & Cain announces the following lawyers have been named Super Lawyer by Super Lawyer magazine: Samuel R. Mandelbaum – international, business litigation, civil litigation defense; and Kevin J. Fitzsimmons – civil litigation defense, business litigation, personal injury. The magazine named as a rising star, Scott K. Hewitt – employment and labor, personal injury and personal injury defense.

Super Lawyers magazine names attorneys in each state who received the highest point totals, as chosen by their peers and though the independent research. Rising Stars names the state’s top up-and-coming attorneys.

Scott K. Hewitt Named to YMCA Board of Directors

January 2010. Tampa, Florida — Scott K. Hewitt has been named to the board of directors for the Tampa YMCA.

YMCA of Tampa. For well over a century, the Tampa Metropolitan Area YMCA has helped kids, families and adults grow strong in spirit, mind, and body. As Tampa and surrounding areas expanded dramatically over the past two decades, so did the YMCA as we launched new facilities and programs that are the heart of the communities they serve. Today, our YMCA touches more than 140,000 lives annually through 18 facilities, hundreds of programs, and dozens of community outreach projects. It would be difficult to imagine Tampa without the YMCA.

Mandelbaum and Fitzsimmons Named to the Prestigious 2008 Super Lawyers

Mandelbaum, Fitzsimmons and Hewitt are proud to announce that two of the firm’s lawyers have been named to the prestigious 2008 Super Lawyers, which lists the top attorneys in Florida. This distinction is given to less than 5% of practicing Florida attorneys. You can visit their profiles at

Kevin Fitzsimmons, managing partner, was noted for his work in the area of business litigation. Samuel R. Mandelbaum, firm president, was acknowledged for his work in international law. Candidates are evaluated by a panel of their peers in their primary area of practice.