Real Estate

Bilzin Sumberg’s Real Estate attorneys are trusted advisors to a distinguished roster of clients, from Fortune 500 companies to foreign and domestic businesses to entrepreneurs and family offices. We advise in every sector of the real estate industry and every stage of the real estate cycle. Our Practice Group has been recognized for two consecutive years as a “Real Estate Group of the Year” by leading legal news publication Law360, an honor received by a select group of firms nationwide that stand out for preeminent work in the sector. We have won numerous South Florida “Deal of the Year” awards from various publications.

Our lawyers work with clients in the purchase and sale of commercial real estate, mixed-use and transit oriented development, acquisition, construction and mezzanine financing projects, commercial leasing, and real estate-related loan sales and purchases. We continue to build on our experience and have served as counsel in the acquisition or disposition of numerous real estate and debt portfolios, including several transactions each valued in excess of $1 billion. In 2016 alone we closed over $2.5 billion in mortgage debt.

Our long history of engagement in Florida’s volatile real estate market helps us devise creative and practical solutions that inspire our clients’ confidence. We are a go-to law firm for foreign and domestic owners, developers, investors, REITS, private equity funds, lenders, and servicers. Our Real Estate Group has exceptional flexibility in mobilizing multi-disciplinary resources across the Firm on behalf of our clients to successfully negotiate multi-faceted transactions involving many areas of law.
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"They're unbelievably responsive and dedicated. They have attention to detail and a good sense of perspective."

- Chambers USA 2014
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Suzanne M. Amaducci-Adams
Practice Group Leader for the Firm's Real Estate Group, Suzanne routinely speaks on real estate and hospitality issues impacting the Florida market.

Dora Acherman

Of Counsel

Karyl Argamasilla

Of Counsel

Mateo Arias

Associate

Salomé Bascuñan

Associate

Marla I. Berman

Of Counsel

Brian L. Bilzin

Partner

Myles R. Burstein

Associate

Jon Chassen

Partner

Anthony De Yurre

Associate

Audrey A. Ellis

Partner

Jason Feder

Associate

Sean M. Gleason

Associate

Manuel Gonzalez

Associate

Edward A. Kalish

Of Counsel

Alexis Kanarek

Staff Associate

Alan J. Kazan

Partner

L. Kent Koch

Partner

John M. Kuhn

Partner

Adam Lustig

Partner

Lindsey Z. Parker

Of Counsel

Susan J. Pontigas

Of Counsel

Christina Riley Martinez

Staff Associate

Steven W. Simon

Of Counsel

Jared E. Spector

Associate

John C. Sumberg

Partner

Craig P. Thompson

Associate

Frank E. Whitaker III

Staff Associate
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