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Tampa’s Capaz Law Firm Selected to Gator100 for Second Consecutive Year

The Capaz Law Firm was named to the University of Florida’s 2019 Gator100 for the second
consecutive year during a ceremony held at UF’s J. Wayne Reitz Union Grand Ballroom. The
Gator100 recognizes the 100 fastest-growing businesses owned or led by UF alumni. To qualify,
companies must have been in business for five or more years and have had verifiable annual
revenues of $250,000 or more every year since 2015. Additionally, the UF alumnus or alumni must
have met specific leadership criteria.

Tampa, FL, March 01, 2019 --(PR.com)-- The Capaz Law Firm was named to the University of Florida's
2019 Gator100 for the second consecutive year during a ceremony held at UF's J. Wayne Reitz Union
Grand Ballroom.

Sponsored by the UF Alumni Association, in partnership with the UF Entrepreneurship & Innovation
Center, the Gator100 recognizes the 100 fastest-growing businesses owned or led by UF alumni. Ernst &
Young calculated each company's compound annual growth rate (CAGR) over the past three years to
generate the ranking.

The Capaz Law Firm was founded in 2012 by Tampa attorney Dereck Capaz. After obtaining an
undergraduate degree from the University of Florida's Warrington College of Business in 2000, Mr.
Capaz went on to receive Master of Business Administration and Juris Doctor Degrees from Stetson
University College of Law. Located in Tampa, the Capaz Law Firm focuses its practice in the areas of
civil litigation and plaintiff's personal injury, including tractor-trailer accidents, auto accidents and other
catastrophic injuries. The Firm's continued commitment to providing personalized representation to each
client has earned Mr. Capaz recognition as an AV-Preeminent rated attorney, as well as membership to
the Million Dollar Advocates Forum and Florida Super Lawyers.

“It is an honor for the Capaz Law Firm to be recognized by the Gator100 for the second year in a row and
humbling to stand amongst such successful businesses,” said Dereck Capaz. “I am forever grateful to the
University of Florida for providing an educational experience which laid the strong fundamental bricks
upon which I have built my practice.”

“The Gator100 honors UF alumni from across the university who are founding and growing amazing
companies around the country,” said Kent Fuchs, president of the University of Florida. “It's an incredible
affirmation of the innovative and entrepreneurial spirit of the Gator Nation.”

To qualify for the Gator100, companies must have been in business for five years or more and have had
verifiable annual revenues of $250,000 or more every year since 2015. Additionally, a UF alumnus or
alumna must have met one of the following three leadership criteria:

Owned 50 percent or more of the company from January 1, 2015, through September 28, 2018; or
Served as the company's chief executive from January 1, 2015, through September 28, 2018; or
Founded the company and been active as a member of the most senior management team from January 1,

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2015, through September 28, 2018.

View the full list of the 2019 Gator100 honorees at gator100.ufl.edu.

To learn more about the Capaz Law Firm, please visit www.capazlaw.com, or call 813-440-2700 to
schedule a free initial consultation

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Contact Information:
Capaz Law Firm
Laura Turbe-Capaz
813-440-2700
Contact via Email
www.capazlaw.com

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