Marco Island Attorney Craig Woodward Named One of Naples Illustrated’s Top Lawyers

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Craig R. Woodward, Esq.

MARCO ISLAND, Fla. (Oct. 2, 2019) – Southwest Florida law firm Woodward, Pires & Lombardo, P.A. announces that Partner, Craig R. Woodward, has been named one of Naples Illustrated’s 250 Top Lawyers. With two office locations, one in Naples and one on Marco Island, Woodward was the only lawyer on the Island to be given this honor. Among the other named Top Lawyers are WPL attorneys Chris Lombardo and Tony Pires who practice out of the Naples office.

January 2020 commences Woodward’s 40th year of practicing law on Marco Island. Woodward has been a Florida Bar Board Certified Real Estate Attorney since 1993 and focuses his practice on commercial and residential real estate closings, will and trust preparation, probate administration and local government law. He has penned a number of history articles for local Marco Island publications, including “Are You a Marco Old-Timer?” in the Coastal Breeze News in 2011 and the “Mackle Kidnapping” in the Coastal Breeze News in 2010. He has served as President of a number of community organizations and has been and continues to be a staple in the Marco Island community.

Woodward, Pires & Lombardo, P.A. ( will be celebrating its 50th anniversary in 2021, founded by Arthur V. Woodward, Esq. in 1971, making it the oldest law firm on Marco Island and one of the oldest practicing firms in Collier County.

Woodward speaks about being recognized as a Top Lawyer in Naples Illustrated and what it means to his practice.

“Having been named one of the Top Lawyers in Naples Illustrated is an honor and being the only lawyer on Marco Island to have received this recognition is humbling. My firm and I have worked diligently over the years to ensure that our clients are provided with the best legal services available and it means a lot that so many WPL attorneys were recognized for their exceptional work,” he says.

About Woodward, Pires & Lombardo, P.A.

With a strong reputation for superior service, unmatched expertise and a tradition of excellence, Woodward, Pires & Lombardo, P.A. assists clients with a wide variety of legal matters including Estate Planning, Real Estate Law, Business Law, Family Law, Litigation and Local Government Law. The firm has two offices in Southwest Florida, one in Naples and one on Marco Island, and has been serving clients for more than 48 years, since Arthur V. Woodward founded the first full-time law firm on Marco Island in 1971. The attorneys at WPL work as trained advisers, counselors and strategists to aid clients and to better serve the communities in which they operate.

To learn more about Woodward, Pires & Lombardo, P.A., call 239-649-6555 or visit for more information.


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