Miami, FL – Bilzin Sumberg is pleased to announce that over 60% of the Firm's partners have been recognized as leaders in their respective fields in the 2016 edition of Chambers USA, one of the most esteemed legal publications in the world. The Chambers USA guide annually ranks preeminence in key practice areas and achievements of law firms and lawyers throughout the country. The qualities on which rankings are assessed include technical legal ability, professional conduct, client service, commercial astuteness, diligence, commitment, and other qualities most valued by the client.
Bilzin Sumberg has been ranked Band 1, the highest ranking a law firm can receive, in four practice areas: Antitrust, Bankruptcy/Restructuring, Real Estate and Zoning/Land Use. The firm's practices were recognized in several additional categories, including Banking & Finance, Construction, Corporate/M&A & Private Equity, Environment, Litigation: General Commercial, and Tax.
Seven Bilzin Sumberg partners have received the highest ranking, Band 1: Corporate Partner Alan D. Axelrod, Real Estate Partner Brian L. Bilzin, Bankruptcy and Restructuring Partner Mindy A. Mora, Environmental Partner Howard E. Nelson, Zoning and Land Use Partner Stanley B. Price, Real Estate Partner John C. Sumberg, and Antitrust Partner Robert W. Turken. Moreover, two Bilzin Sumberg partners have received the esteemed title of "Senior Statesman": Bankruptcy and Restructuring Partner Scott L. Baena and Tax Partner Samuel C. Ullman.
Additionally, three Bilzin Sumberg partners were recognized as "Up and Coming" lawyers in their field, including Environmental Partner Cristina A. Lumpkin, Real Estate Partner Adam D. Lustig, and Business Finance & Restructuring Partner Jeffrey I. Snyder.
Attorney and Practice Group Rankings:
Banking & Finance (Band 4)
Robert M. Siegel (Band 2)
Litigation: General Commercial (Band 2)
Mitchell E. Widom (Band 3)
Real Estate: Zoning/Land Use (Band 1)
Javier Aviñó (Up and Coming)
Eileen Ball Mehta (Band 3)
Albert E. Dotson, Jr. (Band 2)
A. Vicky Leiva (Band 3)
Carter N. McDowell (Band 2)
Stanley B. Price (Band 1)
For full details on Bilzin Sumberg's rankings in Chambers USA 2016, please visit Chambers and Partners.
About Bilzin Sumberg
Bilzin Sumberg is a commercial law firm based in Florida. Our core practices include Antitrust, Business Finance & Restructuring, Corporate, Environmental, Land Development & Government Relations, International, Litigation, Real Estate and Tax. For more information, please visit bilzin.com.
Bilzin Sumberg is proud to congratulate environmental attorneys Howard E. Nelson and Alexandra Barshel on being featured among Daily Business Review's (DBR) Most Effective Lawyers for their exceptional achievements for clients in the past year.