Buckingham Doolittle & Burroughs has named P. Benjamin Zuckerman partner in charge of its Boca Raton office.

Before joining Buckingham Doolittle & Burroughs more than a year ago as a litigation and business law partner, Zuckerman was a partner at Akerman Senterfitt and Greenberg Traurig.

“I am confident Ben will do an excellent job in his role as partner in charge,” John Slagter, Buckingham Doolittle’s managing partner, said in a statement. “His experience, impressive background and leadership skills make him the right person for this position. We look forward to building on the momentum he brings to our firm.”

Buckingham, Doolittle & Burroughs has other offices in Ohio: Akron, Canton and Cleveland.