2016 Partner Promotions

Press Release
January 04, 2016
MIAMI, FL - Bilzin Sumberg is pleased to announce that two attorneys have been elected to the Firm's partnership. Effective January 1, 2016, Real Estate attorney Alexandra Lehson, and Corporate and Business Finance & Restructuring attorney Stacia A. Wells became the Firm's newest partners. 

"We congratulate Alexandra and Stacia and welcome them to the partnership" said Bilzin Sumberg's Managing Partner John C. Sumberg. "These talented lawyers exemplify the very best in their respective practices by delivering quality legal counsel and efficient client service. We look forward to their continued development and success at the firm."

Alexandra Lehson
Alexandra focuses her practice on all aspects of commercial real estate transactions, including acquisitions, leasing, development and complex commercial financing involving commercial mortgage backed securities, participation interests and mezzanine loans. She also has extensive national experience in the hospitality industry and is active with the servicing, workout and structuring and documenting of hotel loans. Alexandra is actively involved with the Greater Miami Jewish Federation, currently serving as the Co-Chair of the Social Action Network and as a member of National Young Leadership Cabinet. She has been a member of the Board of the Network (Federation’s under-40 division) since 2012 and was recently elected to the Executive Board. In 2014, Alexandra was named by The Real Deal as one of "Miami's Rising Stars" where she was listed amongst "Real Estate's Newest Up and Comers in the 35 and Under Crowd."

Stacia A. Wells
Stacia Wells focuses her practice on all aspects of corporate finance, including securitizations, debt restructurings and workouts. She represents clients in debt capital market transactions, joint ventures and other secured and unsecured senior, mezzanine and subordinated financings. Stacia's clients include private equity firms, commercial lending institutions and public and private companies in a variety of industries. She also has extensive experience representing borrowers, lenders, underwriters and trustees in sophisticated financing transactions. In addition to her corporate finance practice, Stacia is well-versed in all aspects of business reorganization and bankruptcy. Stacia is actively involved in the Commercial Finance Association, Ellevate, and the International Women's Insolvency and Restructuring Confederation. She is a regular moderator and speaker at industry events and serves as a frequent author on Bilzin Sumberg's Finance & Restructuring Blog. Since 2013, Stacia has been recognized by Florida Super Lawyers as a "Rising Star."

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