Scott L. Baena Reappointed to Board of Directors for Legal Services of Greater Miami, Inc.

Legal Services of Greater Miami
Press Release
October 17, 2019

Miami, FL- Bilzin Sumberg congratulates Scott L. Baena, one of the firm's founders, on his reappointment to the Board of Directors for Legal Services of Greater Miami, Inc. (LSGMI), as the representative of the Dade County Bar Association to that board, for a three-year term ending on September 30, 2022.

Over the past four decades, Scott counseled high-visibility clients in some of the largest and most complex bankruptcy proceedings throughout the country. In 2014, Scott was appointed by the Florida Supreme Court to The Florida Board of Bar Examiners for a five-year term. The Board is an administrative agency of the Florida Supreme Court that coordinates and supervises bar admission in the state of Florida.

Throughout his career, Scott has been recognized in the community for his strong business acumen and leadership. He currently serves as a Board Member for Miami-based Continental National Bank and was elected in 2015 to the Greater Miami Jewish Federation Board of Directors.

LSGMI handles each year a variety of civil legal matters benefiting more than 20,000 individuals and families, recovering almost $2.6 million for clients in disability, unemployment, child support, and government benefits. They effectively serve our community due to the strength and diversity of their staff, Board, Campaign Committee, and Legal Services Foundation Board.

About Bilzin Sumberg

Bilzin Sumberg works with clients whose business and legal opportunities and challenges span the United States and cross borders to Europe, Latin America, Canada, the Middle East, and Asia. The firm's growth has paralleled that of its Miami home base, a region known for its rich cultural, social, and professional diversity. Bilzin Sumberg lawyers concentrate on services at the heart of both regional and international commerce, including real estate, land development and government relations, environmental, corporate law, joint ventures, domestic and international tax and estate planning, business litigation, finance, and public-private partnerships. For more information, please visit

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