Philip Wartenberg and Heather Apicella

Philip S. Wartenberg was sworn in as chair of the Family Law Section June 22 during the annual Membership Awards and Installation Presentation in conjunction with the Bar’s Annual Convention.

Wartenberg, a general magistrate, has been a member of the Family Law Section for over two decades, previously serving as chair of the Board Certification Review Course and several operational committees, including legislation. He was elected to the executive council in 2014. He has also served as chair of the Hillsborough County Bar Association’s Family Law Section.