Conroy Simberg Elects Three New Partners

Posted in Announcements, Newsletters - 2022 on January 13, 2022

Conroy Simberg, a premier insurance and litigation defense firm with offices in Florida and Georgia, has elected three attorneys to partnership. 

Esther K. Erkan | Jacksonville office

Esther K. Erkan is a partner in Conroy Simberg's Jacksonville office. She practices in all areas of insurance defense, involving general liability, including auto accident claims, first party property and also insurer bad faith claims, construction litigation, breach of contract and negligence-based claims. Esther was admitted to the Florida Bar in 2007 and she is admitted to practice in all Florida state courts as well as federal courts for the Middle District and Northern District. Esther earned a juris doctor from Florida Coastal School of Law, with honors, and completed her undergrad at the University of North Florida.

Laura LaBianca Puente | Pensacola office

Laura LaBianca Puente is a partner in Conroy Simberg’s Pensacola office and represents clients in automobile litigation, first-party property and coverage, general liability and casualty, construction litigation, commercial litigation, and professional liability.

Laura earned a juris doctor from Oklahoma City University School of Law and an undergraduate degree in American History, cum laude, from SUNY Stony Brook University. While in law school, Laura was an academic fellow, merit scholar, and a dean’s grant recipient. 

Rebecca J. Williams | Hollywood office

A partner in Conroy Simberg’s Hollywood office, Rebecca J. Williams has notable litigation experience practicing in the areas of general commercial and civil litigation, international and domestic commercial and civil litigation, banking litigation, creditor's rights, bankruptcy and international and domestic asset recovery.  She practices in all areas of general commercial and corporate liability and handles matters in federal and state courts. 

Rebecca earned a juris doctor, cum laude, from the University of Miami School of Law and a Masters in Business Administration from the University of Miami. She is multilingual and speaks Spanish and Japanese.