MIAMI, FL – Bilzin Sumberg Baena Price & Axelrod LLP announced that seven of the firm's attorneys were recognized by the Daily Business Review as 2014 Most Effective Lawyers winners and finalists in the categories of Corporate Securities and Real Estate.
Corporate Securities Winner: Litigation partner Melissa Pallett-Vasquez and Litigation associate Lori Lustrin garnered a $1.02 billion judgment for Lennar Corporation, in seeking damages for loss resulting from an extortion scheme by a former business partner.
Real Estate Finalist: Land Development & Government Relations Chair Stanley B. Price and partner Eileen Ball Mehta pushed through a site plan for redevelopment of Atlantic Crossing, a 9.2 acre parcel located in Delray Beach, FL, which will include over 300 residential units and over 150,000 square feet of retail, office and mixed-use space.
The Daily Business Review's Most Effective Lawyers awards recognize the work of South Florida attorneys across 12 categories. Winners are selected based on one critical benchmark: client results.
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Bilzin Sumberg Baena Price & Axelrod LLP is a commercial law firm based in Florida. The firm’s core practices include Business Finance & Restructuring, Corporate, International, Land Development & Government Relations, Litigation, Real Estate and Tax. For more information, please visit bilzin.com.