LAIRD A. LILE
ATTORNEY, LAIRD A. LILE, NAPLES
Lile followed his father into the legal profession. From his father, he says, “I gained an appreciation for the respect, and responsibilities, society places on lawyers.” He has been a trust and estate attorney, practicing throughout Florida, since 1984. He began his career in Miami at a large firm before discovering Naples. His father, at 84, still practices in the same town in Ohio where he was born. Lile’s son is now in law school at the University of Miami.
|EDUCATION||College of William and Mary (BBA), Ohio Northern University College of Law (JD), University of Miami (LLM)|
|SOMETHING SURPRISING||I summited Kilimanjaro.|
|FLORIDA ISSUE||Water — too much of one kind and not enough of another|
|PHILANTHROPIC PASSION||My family’s charitable foundation supports a variety of cultural institutions and health care initiatives, though my children and I focus our gifts on education.|