Representation of Miami Produce Center, an entity controlled by Robert Wennett, in the filing of a Special Area Plan (SAP) with the City of Miami for a proposed eight-building development with over 1 million square feet of residential, office, retail, hotel, and educational components in the Alla...
Representation of Palmer Trinity Private School, Inc. in connection with the school's $55 million expansion of its current campus onto an adjacent, 32-acre parcel of land that it acquired specifically for that purpose in 2003. Bilzin Sumberg's representation included providing land use and zoning counsel, and successfully representing the client in eight appellate proceedings related to the Village of Palmetto Bay's opposition to the campus expansion. Additionally, while the zoning appeals were ongoing, our team served as co-counsel on a $17 million damage suit brought against the Village in response to the its arbitrary and unreasonable actions to prevent the school expansion. Our team satisfactorily addressed the Village's remaining concerns regarding the campus expansion and successfully negotiated a settlement of the damages claimed.
Representation of real estate investors in limited partnership derivative suits. Investors sought millions of dollars in damages, based on the diminution of the value of their investment and lost opportunities.
Representation of major tax-exempt hospital system in connection with an Internal Revenue Service examination of its federal income tax returns. The coordinated four-year examination of the organization, which operated a group of hospitals and related out-patient facilities, presented many challengi...