SFBW’s Up & Comer Awards honors young professionals who have achieved excellence in their careers, shown a commitment to their community and demonstrated leadership. To learn more about this year’s event, taking place Oct. 14, click here.
Dana Somerstein is the youngest Partner at Greenspoon Marder LLP and a member of their Real Estate, Finance and Transactional practice groups. A third-generation Floridian and Broward County native, Dana enjoys taking an active role in her community. She mentors at-risk youth with Women of Tomorrow, serves on the Board of Directors with 211 Broward and was appointed by the Fort Lauderdale City Commission to the Complete Count Advisory Board and Community Service Board. Dana is a proud double Gator, earning her B.A. and J.D. from the University of Florida. During law school, Dana served as President of Florida Blue Key and was inducted into UF Hall of Fame. Never missing an opportunity to cheer on the Gators, Dana met her husband, Dave – fellow alum, while traveling to watch the football team play Auburn.
Favorite quote: “A stranger is just a friend you haven’t met!” — Marge Simpson