Environmental Due Diligence Counsel to National Homebuilder

Standard Pacific of South Florida GP

Environmental counsel to leading homebuilder Standard Pacific Homes on due diligence and land development issues for all of the company's South Florida properties. Our assessment of potential issues provides a more accurate value of the properties based on a cost/risk analysis and gives our client a greater definition of the development potential of the project, allowing us to assist our client in negotiating the acquisition cost.

Related Practices
Howard E. Nelson
Partner, Head of Environmental Practice
Representation of Glades Landfill, LLC, in the acquisition and operational permitting of a 300-acre construction and demolition debris landfill adjacent to Lake Okeechobee in Florida.
Representation of joint venture between Starwood Hotels & Resorts and The Related Group of Florida regarding zoning and land use for the redevelopment of the six-star St. Regis Bal Harbour. The $1.5 billion project, located across from the Shops at Bal Harbour, consists of 285 condo-hotel units ...
Representation of Consultatio, a development and financial firm owned by Argentine businessman Eduardo Constantini, in obtaining approval for the rezoning of a 5.5-acre oceanfront site in Bal Harbour to develop an 850,000-square-foot, 260-unit luxury high-rise condominium. We successfully negotiated...