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60% of Partners Recognized as 2016 Best Lawyers in America

Press Release
August 17, 2015

MIAMI, FL – Bilzin Sumberg is proud to announce that 60% of the firm's Partners were recognized in the 2016 edition of Best Lawyers in America. This is the fifth consecutive year that more than half of Bilzin Sumberg's partners made the Best Lawyers in America list.

Additionally, Alan AxelrodEileen Ball Mehta and Mindy Mora were selected by Best Lawyers for the esteemed 2016 "Lawyer of the Year" award, an honor presented annually to a single outstanding lawyer in each practice area and city.

Best Lawyers is a prestigious peer-review publication whose results are based on 4.9 million detailed evaluations of lawyers by their peers.

The following Bilzin Sumberg partners were listed in Best Lawyers in America 2016 categories:

  • Suzanne M. Amaducci-Adams (Real Estate Law)
  • Alan D. Axelrod (Corporate Law; Mergers & Acquisitions Law [Lawyer of the Year])
  • Scott L. Baena (Bankruptcy & Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency & Reorganization Law; Litigation - Bankruptcy)
  • Brian L. Bilzin (Real Estate Law)
  • Jon Chassen (Real Estate Law)
  • Albert E. Dotson, Jr. (Government Relations Practice - Land Use & Zoning Law)
  • A. Vicky Garcia-Toledo (Administrative/Regulatory Law; Land Use & Zoning Law)
  • Richard M. Goldstein (Tax Law)
  • Adam D. Lustig (Real Estate Law)
  • Carter N. McDowell (Environmental Law; Land Use & Zoning Law)
  • Eileen Ball Mehta (Land Use & Zoning Law [Lawyer of the Year]; Litigation - Environmental; Litigation - Land Use & Zoning)
  • Mindy A. Mora (Bankruptcy & Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency & Reorganization Law; Litigation - Bankruptcy [Lawyer of the Year])
  • Marjie C. Nealon (Real Estate Law)
  • Howard E. Nelson (Environmental Law; Litigation - Environmental)
  • Marshall R. Pasternack (Corporate Law)
  • Stanley B. Price (Environmental Law; Land Use & Zoning Law; Litigation - Land Use & Zoning; Real Estate Law)
  • Jay M. Sakalo (Bankruptcy & Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency & Reorganization Law; Litigation - Bankruptcy)
  • Martin A. Schwartz (Real Estate Law)
  • James W. Shindell (Real Estate Law)
  • John C. Sumberg (Real Estate Law)
  • David W. Trench (Commercial Litigation; Litigation - Real Estate)
  • Robert W. Turken (Commercial Litigation)
  • Samuel C. Ullman (Litigation & Controversy - Tax; Tax Law)
  • Mitchell E. Widom (Commercial Litigation; Litigation - Real Estate; Litigation - Trusts and Estates)

About Bilzin Sumberg
Bilzin Sumberg is a commercial law firm based in Florida. Our core practices include Business Finance & Restructuring, Corporate, Environmental, Land Development & Government Relations, International, Litigation, Real Estate and Tax. For more information, please visit bilzin.com.

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Suzanne M. Amaducci-Adams

Suzanne M. Amaducci-Adams

Partner, Head of Real Estate
Alan D. Axelrod

Alan D. Axelrod

Partner
Jon Chassen

Jon Chassen

Senior Counsel
Albert E. Dotson, Jr.

Albert E. Dotson, Jr.

Managing Partner
A. Vicky Leiva

A. Vicky Leiva

Partner
Richard M. Goldstein

Richard M. Goldstein

Partner, Tax & Private Wealth Group Chair
Adam D Lustig

Adam D Lustig

Partner, Real Estate Practice Group Leader
Eileen Ball Mehta

Eileen Ball Mehta

Of Counsel
Howard E. Nelson

Howard E. Nelson

Partner, Head of Environmental Practice
Stanley B. Price

Stanley B. Price

Chair, Land Development & Government Relations Practice Group
Jay M. Sakalo

Jay M. Sakalo

Partner, Business Finance & Restructuring and Corporate Practice Group Leader
John C. Sumberg

John C. Sumberg

Chairman
David W. Trench

David W. Trench

Partner, General Counsel
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