Thrive is managed by a team of attorneys at Carlton Fields with diverse backgrounds and years of experience helping startups and emerging companies launch, build and protect their businesses.
Meet Our Attorneys
We’re here to assist you at all stages of your venture, and can draw upon the experience of nearly 400 attorneys and government and financial services consultants from offices in California, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, New York, and Washington, D.C.
Gail is an intellectual property and technology attorney in Atlanta focused on trademarks, copyrights, patents, and anti-counterfeiting.
Jim Walker represents companies and investment funds in complex capital raising, merger, acquisition, investment, divestiture, and joint venture transactions.
Rick is a Tampa attorney with experience in securities transactions, private equity & venture capital, mergers, acquisitions, and entertainment law.
Gregory M. Gilman is an executive, entrepreneur, investor and attorney. He represents clients in the entertainment, technology, and digital and new media industries, and counsels businesses at all stages of development, from startup to public.
Harvey W. Geller has extensive experience in intellectual property, technology, internet, digital media, and entertainment matters, and has been at the forefront in developing and shaping new media and Internet law in the United States.
Allison, a labor and employment attorney in West Palm Beach, Florida, focuses on defending employers in discrimination and retaliation matters in state and federal court.
Jacqueline is a Tampa attorney with experience in general corporate and business transactions, mergers and acquisitions, public and private offerings of equity and debt, corporate finance, federal and state securities law compliance and general corporate governance matters.
Justin is a Miami attorney with experience in constitutional, media, election, and intellectual property disputes, including First Amendment, trade secret, and access to government-held information claims.
Matthew is a Miami attorney with experience in complex civil litigation in federal and state courts throughout the United States. He handles all phases of complex litigation, from pre-suit litigation counseling to advising clients through the appellate stage.
Eleanor is a Tampa attorney with experience in intellectual property matters, including patent and trademark prosecution, appeals, opinions, licensing and transactions.
Ethan Horwitz litigates and advises clients in the full range of intellectual property matters in the United States and internationally, including issues related to computer programs protection, product launches and advertisements, and a wide range of technologies.
David is an Atlanta attorney with experience in the areas of the regulation of financial institutions; acquisition and sale of financial institutions and other entities; preparation of proxy materials and other disclosure documents; and drafting and negotiating of service agreements and other business contracts.
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