Representation of the Honorable Harvey Ruvin, Miami-Dade County Clerk of Court, in interpleader cases to determine the proper parties entitled to surplus funds generated from the proceeds of tax deed sales. Bilzin Sumberg handled the Clerk's first interpleader filing and established a framework for future interpleader actions on behalf of the Clerk.
Representation of Tallahassee condominium complex in disputes regarding construction delays and defects, including defense of claims filed by trade subcontractors for increased scope of work and extended general conditions.
US Homes applied for and received zoning approval of a 1,500-unit residential community in Lee County, Florida; the neighbors challenged the approval in court. We represented US Homes in the appeal and subsequent remand, obtaining a favorable resolution to the matter for our client.