Readers’ Choice Awards Spotlight

Readers’ Choice Awards Spotlight

Published September 2019

     Editor’s Note: Congratulations to these seven outstanding Readers’ Choice Awards winners! (For a full list of RCA winners, please read the March 2019 issue or visit

Clayton & McCulloh P.A.
Diamond Level Winner—Legal Services
(Winner 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016 & 2015)

     Clayton & McCulloh has dedicated itself to offering aggressive representation involving creative solutions to the challenges faced by community associations today. We handle all facets of community association law—from the covenant enforcement and collection matters to construction defect and class action declaratory judgment cases. With offices in Maitland and Melbourne, we feature a multitude of flat fee services (some include costs), complimentary services, and a limited contingency collection service (costs not included). Strongly promoting education for board members/managers, we feature numerous complimentary educational seminars throughout the year. As a small boutique law firm, we pride ourselves in offering big law firm services with a small firm’s personal touch throughout Central Florida. We have an unwavering commitment to providing quality, comprehensive legal services for our clients at a reasonable price, and we provide a 24/7 contact person. Thank you for honoring us with your vote.

     For more information on Clayton & McCulloh, call (407) 875-2655 or (321) 751-3449 or visit

HIG Insurance Group
Diamond Level Winner—Financial
(Winner 2019, 2018, 2017 & 2016)

     HIG is one of the largest condominium and homeowner association insurance and certified risk management insurance agency providers in Florida and is honored to again win the prestigious “Diamond Level Readers’ Choice Award.” Star and Chase Herbig have more than 50 years of combined insurance expertise and insure hundreds of association properties throughout Florida. Star Herbig is President of HIG’s Association Insurance Division and is recognized as one of the most educated and knowledgeable professionals in the association insurance field. She holds the Certified Risk Management (CRM) degree, Certified Insurance Counselor (CIC) designation, and BS in Business Finance (Magna Cum Laude), and is a State Certified Property Manager Continuing Education Trainer, author of multiple association insurance articles, and a regular expert speaker on association insurance.

     For a no obligation consultation from HIG Insurance Group, call Star Herbig personally direct at (407) 920-1116.

J.R. Frazer
Diamond Level Winner—Financial
(Winner 2019 & 2018)

     J. R. Frazer Inc. specializes in providing quality reserve studies and property and flood cost valuations for condominiums and HOA communities throughout the southeast and central Florida areas.

     We feel our reserve studies provide a good roadmap for associations to help manage their long-term assets that need replacement. With more than 25 years of experience in the industry, we have found that reserve studies not only help plan current budget numbers but also help associations avoid future assessments.

     We provide free phone consultation before and/or after our reports are completed. Learning and understanding the goals of your association assure us that we can provide a quality report that will work well for the association members, property managers, and the association’s accountant.

     For more information on J.R. Frazer, please call (800) 298-0683 or visit our website

Henderson Franklin Starnes & Holt P.A.
Platinum Level Winner—Legal Services
(Winner 2019 & 2018)

     Henderson Franklin’s condominium and homeowners association attorneys represent residential and commercial condominium, homeowners’ and property owners’ associations; non-profit social and recreational clubs; developers; builders; and individuals in all aspects of real estate development, operation, and condominium and property association law. Our attorneys keep up to date in this constantly evolving area of the law and routinely handle governing document interpretation, amendments and updates, resolution of disputes, and collections. Attorney Amanda Barritt serves as Chair of Henderson Franklin’s Condo and HOA practice group and was among the inaugural class of Florida Condominium & Planned Development Experts certified by the Florida Bar in 2018.

     For more information on Henderson Franklin, please call (239) 344-110 or visit or the Legal Scoop on Southwest Florida Real Estate at

Bank OZK
Gold Level Winner—Financial
(Winner 2019)

     Bank OZK (Nasdaq: OZK) is a regional bank providing innovative financial solutions delivered by expert bankers with a relentless pursuit of excellence. Bank OZK has been recognized as the #1 bank in the nation in its asset size for eight consecutive years. Headquartered in Little Rock, Arkansas, Bank OZK conducts operations through 253 offices in ten states.

     For more information on Bank OZK, contact our association services team today to see how we can help you succeed at 1-844-905-6975 or

Commercial Energy Specialists
Gold Level Winner—Pools, Lakes & Parks
(Winner 2019, 2018, 2017 & 2016)

     CES’s statewide family of water quality professionals has been providing Florida condominiums with expert water quality solutions for more than three decades, which are similar to our award-winning programs for major cities, counties, universities, water parks, and cruise ships. As the factory representative and service center, CES can provide these solutions to any pool contractor, management company, or specific association.

     Solutions include saline, ultraviolet, non-chlorine and ozone, pumping systems, filtration packages, chemistry controls, proven energy-saving conversions, chemical treatment, heating/cooling, heat retention, deck & safety, and more.

     On-site support, service, and warranty administration includes the U.S.’s largest 24/7 real-time monitoring center and a factory-certified service team with more than 650 years of field experience. We stand ready to serve your water quality control needs.

For more information on Commercial Energy Specialists, call (800) 940-1557 or visit

The Morgan Law Group
Gold Level Winner—Legal Services
(Winner 2019)

     Morgan Law Group is a full-service Florida law firm that focuses exclusively on civil litigation. The Miami attorneys at our law firm bring more than four decades of collective legal experience, providing clients with real-world advice along with unique and resourceful points of view.      

     As a boutique law firm, we take pride in being able to know our clients and deliver effective legal representation in a timely and professional manner.

     At Morgan Law Group, we provide the following:

  • Deliver unique legal insight through our decades of shared experience
  • Create tailored case strategies based on your unique situation
  • Provide hands-on guidance & accessible service throughout your case
  • Accept cases on a contingency fee basis-no recovery, no fee
  • Are AV Rated by Martindale-Hubbell® for our ethics and skills

     For more information on The Morgan Law Group, call (844) 818-0774 or visit