Stella Ferguson Thayer

Stella Ferguson Thayer: Attorney with Macfarlane Ferguson & McMullen Professional Association AV stamp icon
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Practice Description

Ms. Thayer has more than 49 years of experience representing clients in business and corporate matters, tax and planning, and wills, trusts and estate planning.

Professional Recognition

Tampa Bay's Top Lawyers by Tampa Bay Magazine
Stella Thayer has been selected by Tampa Bay Business Journal readers and editorial staff to be featured in the 2004 Who's Who in Business in the Tampa Bay area. Ms. Thayer was one of just 25 business people selected in the field of law.
James M. Red McEwen Memorial Award - 1985
Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce, Committee of 100, Hall of Fame Award - 1987
Executive Woman of the Year, Network of Executive Women - 1988
Co-Recipient of Top Management Award, Sales and Marketing Executives of Tampa - 1989
Martindale Hubbell AV Preeminent Peer Rating

Areas of Practice (4)

  • Business & Corporate
  • Tax & Planning
  • Wills
  • Trusts & Estate Planning

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
813.374.8830  Phone
813.273.4396  Fax
University Attended:
Hollins College, A.B., 1962
Law School Attended:
Columbia University, LLB, 1965
Year of First Admission:
1965, Florida; 1971, New Jersey; 1968, New York

Bar Memberships

The Florida Bar
Hillsborough County Bar Association
American Bar Association
New York Bar Association
New Jersey Bar Association

Professional Memberships

Florida Council of 100, Member
Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce, Past President of Board of Governors
Committee of 100, Past Chairman
Hillsborough County Hospital Authority, Past Chairman
Hillsborough County Aviation Authority, Past Chairman
Constitution Revision Commission, Member of 1978
Civil Justice Reform Act Advisory Group, Member of 1990

Birth Information:
Tampa, Florida, December 27, 1940

Peer Reviews

A Martindale-Hubbell Peer Rating reflects a combination of achieving a Very High General Ethical Standards rating and a Legal Ability numerical rating.

*Peer Reviews provided before April 15, 2008 are not displayed.


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    Tampa, FL
    One Tampa City Center, Suite 2000 , 201 North Franklin Street
    Tampa, FL 33602

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