Real estate and environmental counsel to Florida East Coast Industries, a commercial real estate, transportation, and infrastructure holding company, in connection with the conveyance of an abandoned railroad corridor to Miami-Dade County and the City of Miami for the development of a six-mile linear park and passive transportation corridor connecting the Miami International Airport to the mass transit system. Representation included negotiations with Miami-Dade County and the City of Miami for the sale of the corridor and environmental compliance and remediation issues related to the prior use of the corridor.
Lead counsel to AnsaldoBreda, Inc., an Italian global transportation company, in securing a $300 million contract award by Miami-Dade County for the procurement of 136 heavy rail (Metrorail) vehicles. This is the largest procurement by Miami-Dade County Transit outside of the construction contracts ...
Representation of All Aboard Florida, an affiliate of Florida East Coast Industries, Inc., in the procurement, land acquisition, and development of portions of the $2.4 billion high-speed passenger rail project connecting South and Central Florida. Passenger service will be created in central ...
Counsel to debtor in possession in the chapter 11 case of Cabi SMA Tower I LLLP, the developer of a proposed $60 million mixed-use facility on a 2.73-acre entire city block in the Brickell area of Downtown Miami. The case was an extremely contentious chapter 11 which resulted in the confirmation of ...