October 23, 2018

Bilzin Sumberg

Phone: 305-374-7580

Bilzin Sumberg is a commercial law firm dedicated to delivering the highest quality legal counsel to a wide range of distinguished clients. Through experience, talent and a sophisticated understanding of complex legal and corporate nuances, we help guide, protect and grow our clients' businesses. 

We are trusted legal advisors to a range of clients, from individual investors and entrepreneurs, to some of the nation’s leading public and private companies. Our clients' industries range from financial services to healthcare, hospitality, real estate, manufacturing, transportation, media – and more. Many of these relationships span decades, a testament to our ability to further our clients’ interests and serve their expanding needs. 

At Bilzin Sumberg, we view each of our clients and the matters in which we represent them as unique and of paramount importance. At every stage of the process, we ensure that our clients are fully informed and we remain available to respond to any questions or concerns. Since all of our attorneys work out of our Miami office, we are able to work together seamlessly on our clients' behalf. 

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Leah Aaronson is an Associate in Bilzin Sumberg's Land Development & Government Relations Group. Leah holds a J.D. from the University of Miami School of Law and a B.S. in Political...
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Brian S. Adler, Bilzin Sumberg Law Firm, Miami, Real Estate Law Attorney
Partner
Brian S. Adler is a Partner in the firm's Government Relations & Land Development Group. His experience includes representing developers and contractors in the permitting, platting,...
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Alan Axelrod, Bilzin Sumberg Law Firm, Miami, Corporate Law Attorney
Partner
Alan is a nationally recognized corporate and securities lawyer. He represents public and private companies in all aspects of corporate transactions, including mergers and acquisitions,...
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Suzanne M. Amaducci-Adams, Bilzin Sumberg Law Firm, Miami, Real Estate Law Attorney
Partner
As the leader of one of the largest real estate practices in Florida, Suzanne knows that the “old playbook” doesn’t work anymore. Her experience has led her to the creation of tailored, yet...
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Karyl Argamasilla, Bilzing Sumberg Law Firm, Miami, Real Estate Law Attorney
Of Counsel
Karyl's creative approach to closing a deal includes anticipating future risks when devising her client's acquisition strategy, allowing her to more effectively advise them on their overall...
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Javier Avino, Government Relations, Bilzin Sumberg Law Firm, Miami
Partner
Javier is the first stop for developers before they put a shovel in the ground. Javier assists clients in obtaining the necessary development approvals for major high-rise residential...
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Scott Baena, Bilzin Sumberg Law Firm, Corporate, Bankruptcy and Finance Law Attorney
Partner
As one of Bilzin Sumberg's Founding Members, Scott Baena is generally regarded as a dean of the bankruptcy and restructuring bar. Over the past four decades, Scott has counseled high-...
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Brian Bilzin, Bilzin Sumberg Law Firm, Miami, Real Estate Law Attorney
Partner
Founding partner of Bilzin Sumberg with more than 40 years of experience, Brian's understanding of the real estate market and the South Florida business community gives him a perspective...
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Of Counsel
Enza handles complex commercial litigation with particular emphasis within the banking, real estate, insurance, and entertainment industries. She has litigated high stakes cases across...
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Jon Chassen, Bilzin Sumberg Law Firm, Real Estate Law Attorney
Partner
Jon is a transactional lawyer with a litigation background, and that makes him a powerful advocate for his clients.  Jon has handled all types of real estate matters, including commercial...
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Dalayna Tillman Craigman, Bilzin Sumberg Law Firm, Environmental Law Attorney
Associate
As a former geologist and water resource planner, Dalayna brings unique insight to her representation of commercial and residential real estate developers. Throughout the pre-acquisition...
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Anthony De Yurre, Bilzin, Real Estate Development Lawyer, Investment Strategies Attorney
Associate
Anthony’s background, prior to practicing law, as the founder of an internet startup gives him a unique perspective into the challenges that entrepreneurs face on a daily basis. Whether a...
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Albert Dotson, Bilzin Sumberg Law Firm, Real Estate and Land Development Attorney
Partner
Nationally recognized for his work on public-private partnerships (P3), Al's experience includes rail and transit facilities, airports, marinas, sports stadiums, convention centers,...
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Kenneth Duvall, Bilzin Sumberg Law Firm, Litigation Law Attorney
Associate
Ken's practice primarily focuses on business litigation, financial, insurance, and construction matters. Ken also has experience in product liability, white collar, securities, class action...
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Adrian Felix, Bilzin Sumberg Law Firm, Litigation lawyer
Associate
Adrian’s academic background in the fields of math and science influenced his methodical approach to problem solving. An Associate in the Firm’s Litigation Group, Adrian focuses his efforts...
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Yasmin Fernandez-Acuña, Bilzin Sumberg Law Firm, Miami, Litigation Law Attorney
Associate
Yasmin Fernandez-Acuña is an Associate in Bilzin Sumberg's Litigation Group where she focuses her practice on complex commercial litigation and international disputes. Her practice has a...
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José M. Ferrer, Bilzin Sumberg Law Firm, Litigation Law Attorney
Partner
José is a problem solver. He uses litigation and arbitration as a means of achieving clients' business goals. He does this by taking the time to learn and understand his clients' businesses...
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Vicky Garcia-Toledo, Real Estate Attorney, Bilzin Sumberg Law Firm
Partner
A. Vicky Garcia-Toledo's practice focuses on land development, land use, zoning and government relations. She represents clients in complex matters involving development, land use and...
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Manuel R. Gonzalez, Real Estate Attorney, Bilzin Sumberg Law firm
Associate
Manny regularly handles all aspects of commercial real estate and finance transactions, including acquisitions, financings, dispositions and loan restructurings. He has advised both U.S....
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Carly Grimm, Bilzin Sumberg Law Firm, Land Development Law Attorney
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Carly Grimm is an Associate in Bilzin Sumberg's Land Development & Government Relations Group. Carly graduated magna cum laude from the Frederic G. Levin College of Law at the...
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Elise Holtzman, Construction Attorney, Bilzin Sumberg Law Firm
Associate
Elise focuses her land use and government relations practice on guiding clients through land use issues and representing clients in all levels of the procurement process. Elise understands...
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Our attorneys represent virtually every leading national homebuilder and their affiliated companies, as well as many regional homebuilders and their affiliates. Our work touches all aspects...
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Jennifer Junger Commercial LItigator Bilzin Sumberg Law Firm
Associate
Jennifer focuses her practice on commercial litigation. At George Washington University Law School, Jennifer was selected to participate in the Family Justice Litigation Clinic, where she...
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Joshua Kaplan, Bilzin Sumberg Law Firm, Corporate and Tax Law Attorney
Partner
Josh Kaplan’s prowess lies at the intersection of tax and corporate law. His license as a Certified Public Accountant (currently inactive) in the state of Florida adds even more value to...
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As a member of the Land Development & Government Relations Group, Jessica concentrates her practice on government contracting, permitting, land use and zoning, contamination assessment...
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Michael N. Kreitzer, Bilzin Sumberg Law Firm, Litigation Attorney
Partner
Michael N. Kreitzer is the Chair of the Firm's Litigation Group. He has been a Florida Bar Board Certified Attorney in Business Litigation since 1997. He has a broad commercial trial...
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John M. Kuhn, Real Estate Attorney, Bilzin Sumberg Law Firm
Partner
John assists commercial developers in complex real estate deals, whether that means helping clients invest in an up-and-coming market or unloading properties at just the right time. He...
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Patrick J. Lannon, Wills, Corporate and Tax, Bilzin Sumberg Law Firm
Partner
Patrick is a graduate of Harvard Law School and a board-certified specialist in Wills, Trusts, and Estates. Patrick represents high-net-worth individuals both domestic and international...
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Alexandra Lehson, Commercial Real Estate Attorney, Bilzin Sumberg Law Firm
Partner
Alexandra, never content with an off-the-shelf approach, is known to seek out creative solutions to meet her clients' objectives. Alexandra focuses her practice on all aspects of commercial...
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Summer Ayers LePree, corporate taxation lawyer, Tax Attorney, Bilzin Sumberg Law Firm
Partner
Summer Ayers LePree is a Partner in Bilzin Sumberg's Tax Group, where she focuses her practice on international taxation. She has extensive experience advising clients on international...
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Cristina Arana Lumpkin, Environmental Attorney, Bilzin Sumberg Law Firm
Partner
Cristina Arana Lumpkin is a Partner in Bilzin Sumberg's Environmental Group. She advises clients on all aspects of environmental law, including transactional, regulatory and litigation...
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Adam D. Lustig, Real Estate, Construction, Bilzin Sumberg Law Firm
Partner
Adam D. Lustig is a Partner in the Real Estate Group at Bilzin Sumberg. Adam focuses his practice in complex commercial real estate transactions including acquisitions, dispositions,...
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Lori Lustrin, Mortgage Attorney, Bilzin Sumberg Law Firm
Associate
Lori Lustrin is an associate in Bilzin Sumberg's Litigation Group. Lori’s practice focuses on antitrust and federal multidistrict class actions. She also has substantial experience in a...
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Joseph Mamounas, international arbitration, business litigation Attorney, Bilzin Sumberg Law Firm
Associate
Joseph Mamounas is an Associate in Bilzin Sumberg's Litigation Group, where he focuses his practice on business litigation, international arbitration and white collar criminal matters. He...
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Jessica Whiting Mason is an Associate in Bilzin Sumberg’s Litigation Group. Her practice focuses on complex commercial litigation. Jessica has experience representing clients in national...
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Eileen Ball Mehta, Land Use and Zoning Attorney, Bilzin Sumberg Law Firm
Partner
As a Partner in the firm's Land Development & Government Relations Group, Eileen Ball Mehta's areas of proficiency include land use, local government law and appeals. Eileen has...
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Andrej Micovic is an Associate in Bilzin Sumberg's Land Development & Government Relations Group. He focuses his practice in the areas of government procurement and complex government...
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Howard E. Nelson, Environmental Practice Attorney, Bilzin Sumberg Law Firm
Partner
Howard E. Nelson has over 20 years of experience in environmental and land use law and over 25 years of experience in zoning and regional planning. He represents clients throughout all...
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Melissa Pallet-Vasquez, Litigation Attorney, Bilzen Sumberg Law Firm
Partner
Melissa Pallett-Vasquez is a Partner in Bilzin Sumberg's Litigation Group. She handles complex commercial litigation matters, class actions and arbitrations, often on behalf of clients from...
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Lindsey B. Parker, Real Estate Attorney, Bilzin Sumberg, Law Firm
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Lindsey B. Zohn Parker is an Associate in Bilzin Sumberg's Real Estate Group. Lindsey concentrates her practice in the representation of the largest special servicer of commercial mortgage-...
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Stanley Price, Governmental Services Attorney, Bilzin Sumberg Law Firm
Partner
Since his early career as an Assistant County Attorney for Miami-Dade County, Stanley B. Price has worked in the forefront of Florida land use law, and was the principal draftsman of...
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Bilzin Sumberg’s Real Estate attorneys are trusted advisors to a distinguished roster of clients, from Fortune 500 companies to foreign and domestic businesses to entrepreneurs and family...
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Brandon Rose, Complex Commercial Litigator, Antitrust lawyer, Bilzin Sumberg, law firm
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Brandon P. Rose is an Associate in Bilzin Sumberg's Litigation Group, where he focuses his practice on complex commercial litigation, including antitrust actions, contractual disputes,...
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Jeffrey L. Rubinger, Tax, Corporate, Attorney, Bilzin Sumberg, Law Firm
Partner
Jeffrey L. Rubinger practices in the area of domestic and international taxation. He has been involved in tax planning for cross border mergers and acquisitions, international...
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Jay M. Sakalo, Bankruptcy Attorney, business finance, restructuring, Bilzin Sumberg Law firm
Partner
Jay M. Sakalo, Business Finance & Restructuring Practice Group Leader, focuses on the representation of borrowers, issuers and lenders in the negotiation of complex financings,...
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Shalia Sakona, LItigation Attorney, Bilzin Sumberg Law Firm
Associate
Shalia Sakona is an associate in the Litigation Group. Her practice is focused on complex commercial litigation, including the representation of sellers and originators of mortgage loans...
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Partner
Jose is an international media, entertainment, and transactional lawyer with extensive industry experience, including serving as General Counsel of HBO Latin America and head of Business...
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Martin A. Schwartz, Commercial Real Estate Attorney, Bilzin Sumberg, Law Firm
Partner
Martin A. Schwartz has a wide range of experience in all aspects of commercial real estate, representing developers, lenders, landlords and tenants in both Florida and New York. His...
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With rapidly fluctuating financial markets and the complex set of rules and regulations addressing investment and lending activities, businesses seeking to raise capital require a law firm...
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James W. Shindell, chair of real estate group, Bilzin Sumberg, Law Firm
Partner
James W. Shindell is the Practice Group Leader of the Real Estate Group. His practice involves the representation of developers, owners, private and institutional investors and lenders in a...
305-375-6141
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Yosef Shwedel, Corporate Attorney, Bilzin Law Firm
Associate
Yosef Shwedel is an Associate in Bilzin Sumberg's Corporate Group, where he advises foreign and domestic companies on a broad range of activities, including mergers and acquisitions,...
305-350-7208
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Robert M. Siegel, Corporate, Tax, Attorney, Bilzin Sumberg Law Firm
Partner
Robert M. Siegel is a Partner in the Corporate & Tax and Restructuring & Bankruptcy Groups. He concentrates his practice in commercial finance, securitizations, debt restructuring...
305-350-2421
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Jessica Silver, commercial Litigation Attorney, Bilzin Sumberg Law Firm
Staff Associate
Jessica Silver is a Staff Associate in Bilzin Sumberg’s Litigation Group, where she practices in the area of commercial litigation. Jessica concentrates her practice in the representation...
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Eric Singer is an Associate in the Government Relations & Land Development Group. His practice focuses on government procurement contracts and the development approval process,...
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Our diversity of experience allows us to do more for our clients than assist them with their capital raising and corporate transactional needs. We regularly represent health IT users,...
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Craig Thompson, real estate investor lawyer, Bilzin Sumber, law firm
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Craig P. Thompson is an Associate in Bilzin Sumberg's Real Estate Group. Craig focuses his practice in representing investors, developers and lenders in connection with acquisitions,...
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Scott Wagner, Litigation Attorney, e-discovery, Bilzin Sumberg Law Firm
Partner
Scott N. Wagner is a Partner in Bilzin Sumberg's Litigation Group. His practice focuses on complex litigation, including antitrust and class actions. Scott has represented clients in...
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James Jay Ward Products Liability litigator, commercial litigation attorney, Bilzin Sumberg, Miami law firm
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James J. "Jay" Ward is an Associate in Bilzin Sumberg's Litigation Group. He focuses his practice on commercial litigation matters, including products liability, securities fraud and...
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Stacia Wells, Bilzin Sumberg Law Firm, Finance Attorney, restructuring lawyer
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Stacia Wells is an Associate in Bilzin Sumberg's Corporate and Business Finance & Restructuring Groups, where her practice focuses on all aspects of corporate finance, including...
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Mitchell E Widom, Litigator, Commercial Trial, Jury, Non-Jury Cases, Bilzin Sumberg Law Firm
Partner
Mitchell E. Widom, Litigation Practice Group Leader, has a broad commercial trial practice with extensive experience in numerous jury and non-jury cases. Among other civil matters, he has...
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