The Real Estate and Litigation practices at Bilzin Sumberg have represented individuals and companies in eminent domain and condemnation actions throughout Florida. These representations have included numerous private property owners in matters of eminent domain, inverse condemnation, pre-condemnation planning, and regulatory takings.
Represented a developer in the environmental, stormwater, pre-condemnation, and eminent domain issues associated with a scrap metal recycling facility in Miami, Florida. Bilzin Sumberg's environmental attorneys handled the approval request from the Environmental Quality Control Board (EQCB) to allow the continued use of exfiltration trenches for stormwater management. Additionally, Miami-Dade County filed eminent domain proceedings to take a portion of the property for future expansion of its Metrorail system. Bilzin Sumberg handled the application for Administrative Modification from the Miami-Dade County Department of Planning & Zoning. The application sought modifications to the previously approved plan to permit the continued operation of the scrap metal recycling facility on the property.