Firm Announcements

McCumber Daniels’ Tampa Office Relocates to Kennedy Boulevard
Tampa, Florida –October 2, 2015 – McCumber, Daniels, Buntz, Hartig & Puig, P.A., a full service, Martindale-Hubbell AV-rated civil litigation firm, announced today the relocation of its Tampa office to 4401 West Kennedy Blvd., Suite 200, Tampa, Florida 33609, in the heart of Tampa&rs...
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McCumber Daniels Attorney Derek M. Daniels Obtains Board Certification Status
Tampa, Florida – July 20, 2015 – McCumber Daniels is pleased to announce that shareholder Derek M. Daniels has become board certified by The Florida Bar in Civil Trial Law. Mr. Daniels joins the seven percent of eligible bar members in Florida that have achieved board certification, one ...
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Theresa A. Domenico Named Partner at McCumber Daniels
Tampa, Florida – July 14, 2015 – McCumber, Daniels, Buntz, Hartig & Puig, P.A. announced today the promotion of Theresa A. Domenico to Partner in the Tampa, Florida office. “Theresa has distinguished herself by demonstrating excellent litigation skills as well as maintaining...
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Starlett M. Massey Selected by Super Lawyers as a 2015 Rising Star
July 9, 2015 – Tampa, Florida – McCumber, Daniels, Buntz, Hartig & Puig, P.A., is pleased to announce that Starlett M. Massey has been recognized by Super Lawyers as a 2015 Rising Star in her primary practice area of Business Litigation.   In 2013, Ms. Massey was named a part...
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McCumber Daniels Announces Transition of Andrew McCumber to “Of Counsel”
Tampa, FL - February 2, 2015 - After leading McCumber Daniels since its inception in 2003, founding member Andrew R. McCumber is stepping away from his position as managing shareholder and becoming “Of Counsel” to the firm.   Mark B. Hartig will assume the role of the firm&rsqu...
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McCumber Daniels Announces Addition of Joann Giangiulio to Pennsylvania Office
Philadelphia, PA - February 2, 2015 - McCumber Daniels is pleased to announce the addition of Joann Giangiulio to the firm’s Philadelphia area.  “We are thrilled to have Joann join our team; she is an experienced litigator who is dedicated to defending health care professionals,&rd...
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McCumber Daniels Names Amy L. Dilday as Partner in Firm
Tampa, Florida – August 12, 2014 - McCumber, Daniels, Buntz, Hartig & Puig, P.A. is pleased to announce it has promoted Amy L. Dilday to firm partnership.   Amy joined the firm as an associate in 2010, heading the firm’s appellate practice group in the Tampa, Florida office.&n...
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McCumber Daniels Attorney Amy L. Dilday Achieves Board Certification Status

McCumber Daniels is pleased to announce that attorney Amy L. Dilday has becomeboard certified by the Florida Bar in the area of appellate practice.

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McCumber Daniels Congratulates the 2013 Super Lawyers and Rising Stars
Tampa, FL — July 9, 2013 — McCumber, Daniels, Buntz, Hartig & Puig P.A. congratulates Andrew R. McCumber on being named a 2013 Florida Super Lawyer® in Personal Injury Defense and Medical Malpractice and recently named partner Starlett M. Massey for being named a 2013 Super Lawye...
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McCumber Daniels Announces Partnership of Starlett M. Massey
Tampa, Florida - June 21, 2013 - On June 14, 2013, McCumber, Daniels, Buntz, Hartig & Puig, P.A. named Starlett M. Massey a partner in its Tampa, Florida office. “We are pleased to announce that Starlett Massey has been named a partner of the firm.  Over the past six years, she has b...
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Andy McCumber was Named 2013 Top Rated Lawyer in Healthcare
Tampa, Florida - February, 1, 2013 - We are proud to announce that Andrew R. McCumber, managing shareholder in the Tampa office of McCumber Daniels, was named by American Lawyer Media and Martindale-Hubbell as a ‘2013 Top Rated Lawyer in Health Care.’ Andrew R. McCumber is a Martinda...
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Mr. Kenneth Puig to speak at the 2013 CLM Annual Conference
Mr. Kenneth Puig, Attorney at McCumber, Daniels, Buntz, Hartig & Puig, P.A., will be one of the featured speakers at the 2013 Annual Conference of the Claims and Litigation Management Alliance (CLM). The Annual Conference will be held from April 10 to 12 in San Antonio.  Mr. Puig will be sp...
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Andrew McCumber and Derek Daniels Named 2013 Florida's Best Lawyers
Tampa, Florida – September 20, 2012 –We are proud to announce that Andrew R. McCumber and Derek Daniels, founding shareholders at McCumber Daniels, were named 2013 Florida's Best Lawyers, in the field of Medical Malpractice Law. Andrew R. McCumber is a founding shareholder of McCumbe...
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Theresa A. Domenico Joins McCumber Daniels’ Tampa Office
Tampa, FL — November 19, 2012 — McCumber, Daniels, Buntz, Hartig & Puig P.A. welcomes Theresa A. Domenico to the firm’s Tampa office.  Ms. Domenico focuses her practice in the areas of insurance defense litigation, nursing home litigation, medical malpractice, general liti...
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Andy McCumber Speaks at LeadingAge’s National Conference on Arbitration in Long Term Care
Denver, Colorado – October 23, 2012 – Andrew R. McCumber, Managing Shareholder at McCumber, Daniels, Buntz, Hartig & Puig, P.A., co-presented, “Legal Updates in the Long Term Care Industry Part 1 - Arbitration,” to attendees of the 2012 LeadingAge’s Annual Conferenc...
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Andy McCumber Speaks at Florida Assisted Living Association’s 2012 Annual Conference
Orlando, Florida – August 23, 2012 – Andrew R. McCumber, Managing Shareholder at McCumber, Daniels, Buntz, Hartig & Puig, P.A., presented, “Plaintiff’s Theories, Regulatory Challenges, Defenses, and General Guidance on Depositions,” to attendees of the 2012 Annual F...
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Andy McCumber Speaks at the 2012 Florida Health Care Association’s Annual Conference
Orlando, Florida – August 2, 2012 – Andrew R. McCumber, Managing Shareholder at McCumber, Daniels, Buntz, Hartig & Puig, P.A., presented “Obtaining Agreements to Arbitrate Claims Arising from Long Term Care:  Can We or Can’t We?” to attendees of the Florida Hea...
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Starlett Massey Presents on Panel at LeadingAge Florida’s Annual Convention
Orlando, Florida – July 25th, 2012 – Starlett M. Massey, associate in the Tampa office of McCumber, Daniels, Buntz, Hartig & Puig, P.A., presented on a panel presentation titled “Hot Legal Topics in Long-Term Care” to attendees of LeadingAge Florida’s 49th Annual Co...
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McCumber Daniels Congratulates 2012 Florida Super Lawyer and Rising Star
Tampa, FL — May 24, 2012 — McCumber, Daniels, Buntz, Hartig & Puig P.A. congratulates Andrew R. McCumber on being named a 2012 Florida Super Lawyer® in Personal Injury Defense: Medical and Mark B. Hartig for being named a 2012 Super Lawyers®- Rising Star in Professional Liabi...
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McCumber Daniels Attorneys Present a Mock Trial to Attendees of the Society of Healthcare Risk Management – New Jersey Chapter
May 18, 2012 – East Windsor, New Jersey - Joel Fishbein, Fred Hughes, Karen Tucci and Marc Penchansky of McCumber Daniels presented a Mock Trial to the Society for Healthcare Risk Management-New Jersey (SHCRMNJ) on Friday, May 18, 2012.  The presentation, “Scenes from an Irish C...
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McCumber Daniels Attorney Amy Miles Presents CLE on Appellate Procedure and Practice
May 18, 2012 – Sarasota, Florida – Amy Miles, appellate practitioner and associate in the Tampa office of McCumber Daniels, presented at the Sarasota County Bar Association's Appellate Practice Section CLE seminar, "Inside the Second District:  A Presentation for Trial and Appe...
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McCumber Daniels Announces Its 2012 Pennsylvania Rising Star
May 18, 2012 - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania – McCumber, Daniels, Buntz, Hartig & Puig, P.A., is proud to announce that Mary Beth Davis has been recognized by Super Lawyers magazine as a 2012 Rising Star in the primary practice area of Civil Litigation Defense.    “We are p...
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McCumber Daniels Presents on Panel at Crittenden’s Medical Insurance Conference
April 18, 2012 – Scottsdale, AZ – Andrew R. McCumber and Derek M. Daniels, shareholders in the Tampa, Florida office of McCumber, Daniels, Buntz, Hartig & Puig, P.A., co-presented on a panel presentation, “Corporate Negligence: Evolving Hospital Liability for Physician Malpract...
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Andy McCumber Co-Presents Webinar on The Future of Arbitration Agreements in Florida’s Long-Term Care Communities
January 23, 2012 – Tampa, Florida – Andy McCumber, Managing Shareholder in the Tampa office of McCumber Daniels, co-presented a webinar with Beth Vecchioli of Carlton Fields titled, “The Future of Arbitration Agreements in Florida’s Long-Term Care Communities” to member...
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Andrew McCumber Re-elected to the LeadingAge Legal Committee
January 3, 2012 – Tampa, Florida – Andrew McCumber, Managing Shareholder in the Tampa office of McCumber Daniels, was re-elected to LeadingAge’s National Legal Committee to serve a three-year term.  The LeadingAge Legal Committee represents the interests of LeadingAge and ...
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McCumber Daniels Newest Members of the Philadelphia Area Chapter of ASHRM
December 19, 2011 – Philadelphia, Pennsylvania – Attorneys Karen L. Tucci and Michael P. Gould, in the Philadelphia area office of McCumber Daniels, were recently accepted into the Philadelphia Area Society for Healthcare Risk Management (PASHRM). The mission of the Philadelphia Area...
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Mark Hartig Presents at RIMS Meeting on Slip and Falls
November 16, 2011 – Tampa, Florida – Mark B. Hartig, shareholder at McCumber, Daniels, Buntz, Hartig & Puig, P.A., presented, “Shifting the Burden on Slip and Falls: How the New Law is Helping Businesses” to attendees of the Tampa Bay Risk and Insurance Management Soc...
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McCumber Daniels Attorneys Named 2012 Best Lawyers in America
We are proud to announce that McCumber Daniels’ attorneys Andrew R. McCumber and Derek M. Daniels were named 2012 Best Lawyers in America®, both in the field of Medical Malpractice Law. Andrew McCumber is a founding partner of McCumber Daniels and practices in the firm’s Tampa of...
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Derek Daniels Presents at PLDF’s 2011 Annual Conference on Causation Defense and e-Record Defense Preparation
September 23, 2011- Chicago, IL – Derek M. Daniels, Shareholder at McCumber, Daniels, Buntz, Hartig & Puig, P.A., presented ‘Medical Malpractice: Causation Defense Update and a Primer on e-Records Defense Preparation’ to attendees of the Professional Liability Defense Federatio...
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Derek Daniels Presents ‘Fundamentals of Litigation Management’
September 21, 2011- Chicago, IL – Derek M. Daniels co-presented “Fundamentals of Litigation Management” to insurance adjusters on behalf of the Council on Litigation Management (CLM).  The presentation educated attendees about the handling of the litigation process from the in...
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Andrew McCumber Presents at the 2011 FHCA Annual Conference on Arbitration Agreements
Orlando, Florida – August 17, 2011 – Andrew R. McCumber, Managing Shareholder at McCumber Daniels, presented “Honoring Residents’ Decisions: Ensuring Your Facility’s Agreements to Arbitrate Will Be Upheld” to attendees of the Florida Health Care Association’...
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Starlett Massey Presents at FALA’s 2011 Annual Conference on Legal Update: Arbitration Agreements and Legislative Changes
Bonita Springs, Florida – August 11, 2011 – Starlett M. Massey, attorney in McCumber Daniels’ Tampa office, presented “Legal Update: Arbitration Agreements and Legislative Changes” to attendees of the Florida Assisted Living Association (FALA) 2011 Annual Conference.&nb...
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Andrew McCumber Presents at FAHSA’s 48th Annual Convention on Long-Term Care Legislative Update 2011
Orlando, Florida – July 26th, 2011 – Andrew McCumber, Managing Shareholder of McCumber Daniels, presented “Long-Term Care Legislative Update 2011” to attendees of the Florida Association of Homes and Services for the Aging (FAHSA) 48th Annual Convention.  This presentati...
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McCumber Daniels Congratulates Mark Hartig as 2011 Florida Trend Magazine Legal Elite Recipient
July 1, 2011 - Tampa, Florida - McCumber, Daniels, Buntz, Hartig & Puig P.A. congratulates shareholder, Mark B. Hartig, for his recognition in Florida Trend Magazine as Legal Elite 2011. Florida Trend’s Legal Elite recognizes the top tier of attorneys practicing in Florida as chosen by...
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McCumber Daniels Congratulates 2011 Florida Super Lawyer and Rising Stars
Tampa, FL — June 8, 2011 — McCumber, Daniels, Buntz, Hartig & Puig P.A. congratulates Andrew R. McCumber on being named a 2011 Florida Super Lawyer®. Mark B. Hartig and Derek M. Daniels were named 2011 Super Lawyers®- Rising Stars. Super Lawyers is a rating service of outs...
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Mark Hartig Presents at Florida Liability Claims Conference on Topic of Punitive Damages Defense
June 2, 2011 – Orlando, Florida – Mark Hartig, shareholder at McCumber, Daniels, Buntz, Hartig & Puig, P.A., presented on the topic of ‘Defending Against Claimant’s Motions to Amend to Add Punitive Damages’ to attendees of the Florida Liability Claims Conference (FL...
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McCumber Daniels Congratulates 2011 Pennsylvania Rising Star Recipients
Philadelphia, PA — May 31, 2011 — McCumber, Daniels, Buntz, Hartig & Puig P.A. congratulates attorneys Stuart T. O’Neal, Drew M. Rothman, Mary Beth Davis and Kara C. White on being selected for inclusion in Super Lawyers–Rising Stars Edition 2011. The Rising Star list ...
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Starlett Massey presents Liability and Legal Risks Related to Automated External Defibrillators
May 26, 2011 – Webinar – Starlett Massey, an attorney in McCumber Daniels’ Tampa office, presented “Liability and Legal Risks Related to Automated External Defibrillators” to long-term care providers and administrators on behalf of the Florida Association of Homes and S...
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McCumber Daniels Attorneys Submit Amicus Brief to Supreme Court of Pennsylvania to Overturn the Scampone Appeal
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania – May 3, 2011- McCumber Daniels attorneys, Stuart O’Neal and Marc Penchansky, drafted and submitted an  Amicus Brief to the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania for the case of Scampone v. Highland Park Care Center, et al.    The issue before the S...
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Winter Seminar on Medical Malpractice Update: The Expanding Cause of Action for Corporate Hospital Negligence
January 13, 2011 – Big Sky, Montana – Andrew R. McCumber, Managing Shareholder of McCumber Daniels, presented “Medical Malpractice Update: The Expanding Cause of Action for Corporate Hospital Negligence” to the attendees of the 2011 Florida Defense Lawyers Association Winter ...
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Andy McCumber Presents at the American Association of Homes and Services for the Aging’s 2010 Annual Meeting on DNR Policies
November 9, 2010 – Los Angeles, California – Andy McCumber, Managing Shareholder of McCumber Daniels, presented “DNR Policies:  Honoring Resident’s Advance Directives” to the attendees of the American Association of Homes and Services for the Aging’s (AAHSA) ...
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McCumber Daniels Attorneys to file a “Petition for Leave to File an Amicus Brief in Support of the Petition for Allowance of Appeal to the Supreme Cou...
Philadelphia, PA — October 15, 2010 —Stuart T. O’Neal and Marc L. Penchansky, from the Pennsylvania office of McCumber, Daniels, Buntz, Hartig & Puig, P.A., have been retained to file a Petition for Leave to File an Amicus Brief in Support of the Petition for Allowance of Appea...
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Karen L. Tucci Joins McCumber Daniels’ Expanding Pennsylvania Office
Philadelphia, PA — September 16, 2010 — McCumber, Daniels, Buntz, Hartig & Puig P.A. welcomes Karen L. Tucci to the firm’s Pennsylvania office.  Ms. Tucci will focus her practice on medical malpractice defense, premises liability defense and auto liability defense. &n...
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Andy McCumber Presents Webinar for the Florida Association of Homes and Services for the Aging Webinar on the Liability and Legal Risks Related to AED...
September 14th, 2010 – Tampa, Florida – Andy McCumber, of McCumber Daniels' Florida office, co-presented a webinar, “Liability & Legal Risks Related to Automated External Defibrillators” with a panel of experts, hosted by Florida Association of Homes and Services for the ...
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McCumber Daniels retained to draft Amicus to challenge recent Opinion extending corporate liability to Nursing Homes
Philadelphia, PA — August 26, 2010 — McCumber, Daniels, Buntz, Hartig & Puig P.A. filed an application for reargument as Amicus Curiae for the Pennsylvania Health Care Association and its companion organization, the Center for Assisted Living Management, directed at the recent Opinio...
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Andy McCumber Presents at the Florida Assisted Living Association’s 2010 Annual Conference on Emerging Trends in Resuscitation
Weston, Florida – August 11th, 2010 - Andy McCumber, Managing Partner of McCumber Daniels, presented “Reconsidering Your Facility’s DNR Policies: Emerging Trends in Resuscitation” to the attendees of Florida Assisted Living Association’s (FALA) 2010 Annual Conference.&n...
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Derek Daniels Presents at the Florida Society for Healthcare Risk Management & Patient Safety Annual Conference on ‘MRSA and other HAIs’
Tampa, Florida – August 5, 2010 – Derek Daniels, of McCumber Daniels’ Florida office, presented “MRSA and other HAIs” to attendees at the Florida Society for Healthcare Risk Management & Patient Safety (FSHRMPS) 30th Annual Meeting and Education Conference. &nb...
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Michael Gould presents to Insurers for the Council on Litigation Management on Bad Faith Claims
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania - July 29, 2010 – Michael Gould co-presented, “Avoiding and Defending Bad Faith-Best Claims and Litigation Strategies” in Philadelphia to insurance carriers on behalf of the organization, Council on Litigation Management (CLM).  The presentation ...
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Derek Daniels Presents at the Florida Association of Homes and Services for the Aging 47th Annual Convention on Do Not Resuscitate Orders
Boca Raton, Florida – July 27th, 2010 – Derek Daniels, of McCumber Daniels' Florida office, co-presented “Do Not Resuscitate Orders:  To Resuscitate or Not to Resuscitate” with Tracy Christner, of Project Grace, at Florida Association of Homes and Services for the Aging ...
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Andy McCumber speaks on Legal Panel at the Florida Association of Homes and Services for the Aging 47th Annual Convention on Nursing Home Arbitration
Boca Raton, Florida – July 27th, 2010 – McCumber Daniels Shareholder, Andy McCumber, participated in a legal panel on several topics affecting long-term care facilities at the Florida Association of Homes and Services for the Aging (FAHSA) 47th Annual Convention.   Mr. McCu...
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Andy McCumber speaks at the Florida Health Care Association 2010 Annual Conference on Asset Protection for Nursing Home Principals
Orlando, Florida – July 6th, 2010 – McCumber Daniels Attorney, Andy McCumber, co-presented “Asset Protection for Nursing Home Principals” with Shawn Harrison to the attendees at the Florida Health Care Association (FHCA) 2010 Annual Conference.  The presentation focu...
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McCumber Daniels Congratulates Mark Hartig as 2010 Florida Trend Magazine Legal Elite Recipient

McCumber, Daniels, Buntz, Hartig & Puig P.A. congratulates shareholder, Mark Hartig, for his recognition in Florida Trend Magazine as Legal Elite 2010.

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McCumber Daniels attorney Mark Hartig speaks at the 2010 Florida Liability Claims Conference
On June 11, 2010, Mark Hartig presented at the Florida Defense Lawyer’s Association 2010 Florida Liability Claims Conference in Orlando, Florida.  Mr. Hartig’s presentation was titled, ‘Proposals for Settlement’ where he discussed the latest changes in the area of propos...
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McCumber Daniels Congratulates 2010 Pennsylvania Rising Star Recipients
Philadelphia, PA — May 27, 2010 — McCumber, Daniels, Buntz, Hartig & Puig P.A. congratulates two shareholders, Ms. Cathleen Kelly Rebar and Mr. Stuart O’Neal, and three associates, Ms. Mary Beth Davis, Mr. Patrick Duffy and Ms. Kara White, on their being selected for inclusion ...
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McCumber Daniels Congratulates 2010 Florida Rising Star Recipients
Tampa, FL — May 27, 2010 — McCumber, Daniels, Buntz, Hartig & Puig P.A. congratulates two of its partners Ms. Melissa Archer and Mr. Robert Pyles in the firm’s Florida office on their being selected for inclusion in Super Lawyers®–Rising Stars Edition 2010. The Risin...
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McCumber Daniels welcomes Amy L. Miles to the firms Tampa, Florida office
Tampa, FL — April 26, 2010 — McCumber, Daniels, Buntz, Hartig & Puig P.A. welcomes Amy L. Miles to the firms Tampa, Florida office. Ms. Miles focuses her practice on appellate law and is heading the firm’s appellate practice group. Prior to joining McCumber Daniels, Ms. Miles ...
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Andrew McCumber testified in front of Florida State Senate’s Judiciary Committee on behalf of the Florida Health Care Association regarding Senate Bi...
March 26, 2010 TAMPA, FLORIDA - Andrew McCumber testified in front of Florida State Senate’s Judiciary Committee on behalf of the Florida Health Care Association regarding Senate Bill (SB) 2034. Mr. McCumber provided testimony about the benefits and usefulness of arbitration for both side...
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McCumber Daniels Moderates Round Table On Nursing Home Admission Agreements
March 29, 2008 Tampa, Florida- Andrew McCumber was honored to be asked to moderate a round-table discussion at the recent Elder Concert: Nursing Home Agreements held in Tampa, Florida on March 29, 2008.  This discussion covered all the items contained within the Nursing Home and Assisted Living...
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McCumber Daniels Presents At American Health Lawyers Association Conference
February 27, 2008 Tampa, Florida - Andrew McCumber was selected to present at the American Health Lawyers Association February 27-29, 2008, Long Term Care and the Law Conference held in New Orleans, Louisiana.  His presentation entitled, “Corporate Structure: Maximizing the Protection of ...
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McCumber Daniels Presents At American Health Care Association's National Conference
October 7, 2007 Tampa, Florida - Andrew McCumber was privileged to once again be chosen as a speaker for the American Health Care Association’s National Conference held in Boston, Massachusetts in October, 2007.  Mr. McCumber’s presentation entitled, “Long Term Care Trials: Wh...
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McCumber Daniels Announces Upcoming Relocation of Pennsylvania Office
Growing law firm opts for unique corporate environment in Valley Forge, Pa. KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa.—September 6, 2007—O’Neill Properties Group today announced that law firm McCumber Daniels has relocated its Pennsylvania office to Riverview Corporate Campus, an expansive business cen...
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