Burr & Forman Recognized By The University Of Central Florida For Its Partnership With The College Of Business Administration
Orlando, Fla., Feb. 26, 2016 - Burr & Forman LLP announces that the firm was recognized at the University of Central Florida's (UCF) 17th Annual Business Hall of Fame Banquet for its partnership with UCF's College of Business Administration.
Burr & Forman was honored with the partnership award, which recognizes organizations who have initiated successful relationships with, or on behalf of, the UCF College of Business Administration, resulting in the advancement of the college's academic offerings or public outreach. The organizations who receive this award embody the spirit of collaboration and are recognized for their initiative, leadership and involvement in the betterment of business education.
The Business Hall of Fame Banquet and awards ceremony was held on February 25, 2016 at Rosen Shingle Creek, and included more than 600 attendees, ranging from UCF College of Business alumni to corporate partners and friends.
"The firm's partnership with the UCF College of Business not only allows us to give back to the local community, but it also provides us with an opportunity to support a great institution and the young professionals it is educating, many of whom will soon be productive members of the Central Florida business community," said Eric Golden, managing partner of Burr & Forman's Orlando office and University of Central Florida alumni. "We are honored to be recognized by the University of Central Florida at this event, and we look forward to continuing our collaboration in the future to further advance the education of our up-and-coming business leaders."
Burr & Forman has been an active partner of UCF over the last few years, being involved in the Dean's Speaker Series, Welcome to the Majors event, CEO roundtables and its sponsorship of a scholarship within UCF's Honors College.
The UCF College of Business Administration was established in 1968. The college provides high-quality academic programs designed to give students a competitive advantage in the world of business, and offers degrees at the bachelors, masters, doctoral and executive levels. In addition to providing an excellent curriculum, the college establishes partnerships with some of the nation's most innovative leaders to model new and best practices that harness evolving technologies. All programs are accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB).
Burr & Forman's experienced legal team serves clients with local, national, and international legal needs. With particular industry strengths in the financial institutions, health care and manufacturing sectors, the firm's attorneys draw from a diverse range of backgrounds and experience to serve as trusted business advisors and legal counsel to help clients achieve their goals. Burr & Forman is a Southeast, regional firm with nearly 300 attorneys and 10 offices in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, and Tennessee. For more information, visit the firm's website at www.burr.com.