Miami, FL - Bilzin Sumberg is pleased to announce that for the third consecutive year it is a finalist for Legal Advisor of the Year at the P3 2017 Awards conference. The winner of the top law firm for public-private partnerships (P3) will be announced on September 26, 2017 at The Mayflower in Washington, D.C.
This year the P3 Legal Advisor of the Year award will be presented at the end of the P3 Hub America 2017 conference. The conference unites key figures from Canada, America, and Latin America to discuss innovations seen over the last year and to map out where the market is heading in 2018.
Bilzin Sumberg is a finalist among other firms headquartered in England, Canada and Brazil as well as some of the nation's largest firms, including Norton, Rose, Fullbright (ranked No. 3 in the 2017 National Law Journal 500), Mayer Brown (14), Seyforth Shaw (40) amongst other NLJ500 firms.
The Bilzin Sumberg P3 team is led by Albert E. Dotson, Jr. and Eric Singer. The Firm's P3 experience includes rail and transit facilities, airports, marinas, sports facilities, convention centers, healthcare/life sciences facilities, educational institutions, water and sewer facilities, and parking structures.
Last year, the Firm hosted the two-day P3 Hub South conference that included Al Dotson chairing a series of roundtable meetings. Eric Singer, an Associate in the Land Development & Government Relations Group served as the keynote speaker with a speech titled "The Political Landscape in the South."
Bilzin Sumberg's major P3 projects include representation of All Aboard Florida throughout the acquisition, design, finance and construction phases of a $2.4 billion passenger rail system that will connect Orlando with Miami; helping an Argentinian based company in the development of a 160-acre public/private recreation destination; representation of the Miami Dolphins in the $400 million modernization of their stadium in order to secure the 2020 Super Bowl; representation of CH2M in securing the program management contract for the multibillion-dollar North Miami Beach wastewater utility; and the representation of Liberty Square Rising in the $300-plus million public-housing project in Miami among other complex public-private projects.
About Bilzin Sumberg
Bilzin Sumberg is a commercial law firm based in Florida. The Firm’s core practices include Business Finance & Restructuring, Corporate, Environmental, International, Land Development & Government Relations, Litigation, Real Estate, and Tax. For more information, please visit bilzin.com.