Representation of a consortium in connection with the preparation, submittal, and acceptance of an unsolicited proposal to design, build, finance, operate, and maintain a rapid mass transit system between the City of Miami and the City of Miami Beach. Subsequent to the acceptance of the unsolicited proposal, served as local and transactional counsel to the winning consortium in connection with Miami-Dade County’s Request for Proposals process, including the negotiation of the resulting Pre-Development Agreement. Currently representing the consortium in connection with the negotiation of the final Project Agreement, analyzing local and general transactional diligence issues, and the zoning and permitting process.
Representation of joint venture between Starwood Hotels & Resorts and The Related Group of Florida regarding zoning and land use for the redevelopment of the six-star St. Regis Bal Harbour. The $1.5 billion project, located across from the Shops at Bal Harbour, consists of 285 condo-hotel units ...