Nine Woodward, Pires & Lombardo, P.A. Attorneys Recognized by Naples Illustrated as Top Lawyers for 2023

Attorneys at Woodward, Pires & Lombardo, P.A.

NAPLES-MARCO ISL., Fla., (Sept. 7th, 2023) — Woodward, Pires & Lombardo, P.A. is proud to announce a significant achievement for the firm. Nine attorneys from the Marco Island and Naples offices were recognized from five areas of law by Naples Illustrated as Top Lawyers for 2023, according to an annual peer survey conducted by Professional Research Services (PRS) and Naples Illustrated Magazine.

  • Lenore T. Brakefield – Business and Commercial Litigation
  • J. Christopher Lombardo – Family Law
  • Kenneth V. Mundy – Family Law
  • Ross E. Schulman – Family Law
  • Anthony P. Pires, Jr. – Government Relations Practice
  • Zachary W. Lombardo – Government Relations Practice
  • Craig R. Woodward – Real Estate Law
  • Mark J. Woodward – Real Estate Law
  • Anthony J. Dimora – Trusts and Estates

For over 50 years this Southwest Florida law firm, Woodward, Pires & Lombardo, P.A. ( is known as the first established law firm on Marco Island. It is regarded as one of the leading law firms in Southwest Florida, with professionals who have decades of experience in various legal issues, including Litigation, Estate Planning, Real Estate Law, Business Law, Family Law, Community Association Law, Land Use & Zoning, Securities, Personal Injury and Local Government Law.

Managing Partner, Attorney Mark J. Woodward, expresses his appreciation for this honor and what it means for their clients. “I am proud to be included in such a prestigious group along with eight of my colleagues. Being recognized as Top Lawyers by our commendable peers in the legal profession in Southwest Florida is an honor that we all cherish,” he remarks.

 About Professional Research Services

Professional Research Services (PRS) conducts peer-review surveys of professionals to determine the best attorneys within a specific geographical area. PRS sends a peer-review survey to all state-licensed professionals within a specific geographical area, and the survey is in the field for several weeks. After the survey is gathered and interpreted by PRS, the individuals with the most nominations and in good standing within their profession are named to the list.

About Woodward, Pires & Lombardo, P.A.

Celebrating over 50 years, Woodward, Pires & Lombardo, P.A. assists individuals and businesses with an array of legal matters, including Estate Planning, Probate and Trust Administration, Real Estate Law, Business Law, Family Law, Community Association Law, Litigation, Land Use and Zoning, Personal Injury, and Local Government Law. The law firm has two offices in Southwest Florida, in Naples and Marco Island, and has been serving clients since 1971 when Arthur V. Woodward, Esq. founded one of the first law firms on Marco Island. To learn more, call 239-649-6555 or visit


Photo Caption: Attorneys of Woodward, Pires & Lombardo, P.A., with offices located at 3200 Tamiami Trail N., Ste. 200 in Naples and 606 Bald Eagle Dr., Ste. 500 on Marco Island.

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