Steve Moorhead And Ed Fleming Featured In Independent News 2017 Power List

Inweekly2017 PowerlistMcDonald Fleming Moorhead is proud to announce that two of our founding partners, Stephen R. Moorhead and Edward P. Fleming, are featured in the Independent News 2017 Power List.


Steve Moorhead, Board Certified in Real Estate Law, is a founding partner of McDonald Fleming Moorhead. He is a sixth generation Floridian and a long-time resident of Pensacola, having graduated from Woodham High School. He obtained his bachelor’s degree in accounting from Auburn University and his Juris Doctorate from the Cumberland School at Law of Samford University. Steve is general counsel to the Home Builder’s Association of West Florida and a director for the Greater Pensacola Chamber.

Ed Fleming is a founding partner of McDonald Fleming Moorhead. He graduated magna cum laude from the University of Georgia in 1986. He was named Best Oral Advocate in the southeast regional moot court competition in 1984, and was inducted into the Order of Coif in 1987. Ed has served for more than 12 years on Florida’s Judicial Nominating Commission for the First District Court of Appeals, a panel that nominates appellate judges, including two terms as chairman, and two terms as vice chairman.

Stephen R. Moorhead and Edward P. Fleming are both AV® Preeminent ™ rated attorneys by Martindale-Hubbell, the highest rating possible given by their peers.

McDonald Fleming Moorhead has been serving the Northwest Florida area since 1988. The firm is AV® rated by Martindale Hubbell Law Directory, which is the highest possible designation for legal services and ethical standards. The firm has two downtown offices: 127 Palafox Place, Suite 500 and 719 South Palafox Street. For more information, visit