New business hires April 28, 2016 edition


Rock Solid Business Law welcomes new senior associate

Rock Solid Business Law, located in Jacksonville Beach, welcomed Yasmin W. Adamy, Esq. as the law firm’s new senior associate. Adamy will be practicing in the firm’s trust, estates and elder law department. Adamy’s diverse practice experiences range from representing clients in contested guardianship proceedings to spousal rights litigation.

Adamy received her Bachelor of Arts degree from State University of New York at Buffalo where she continued on to receive her law degree. During law school, Adamy received the William J. Regan Award which honored her as the law school graduate demonstrating the greatest proficiency in estates and surrogates law who is at the same time motivated by a strong concern for public interest and welfare.

Adamy practiced for five years in New York, based in Buffalo, and an additional year in Gainesville, Florida prior to relocating to practice with Rock Solid Business Law, PLLC.

Fidelity Bank welcomes new senior trust officer

Fidelity Bank is pleased to announce that Mary Biggs Knauer, CTFA, CCTS, AIF has joined the Trust Services team as Senior Trust Officer. Biggs has 28 years of experience working in trust departments for regional and community banks. She specializes in meeting the financial needs of high net worth individuals and foundations.

Biggs received her B.A. at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Additionally, she has an M.B.A. in finance from the University of North Florida and an M.B.A. in general business from Capella University.

Biggs is on several non-profit organization boards in Jacksonville and is a member of The Rotary Club of Jacksonville, Estate Planning Council of Northeast Florida and the Planned Giving Council of Northeast Florida. Biggs' office is in Ponte Vedra Beach.