The DBR noted, "with the strength of real estate in the South Florida economy, [the Real Estate Transaction] category was carved out for special recognition for firms with noteworthy real estate deals."
Bilzin Sumberg closed more than $4.3 billion in real estate finance this past year, including more than $2 billion in construction financing despite an economic slowdown. The Firm led the state in the dollar volume of construction loans in 2017, working on virtually all major construction loan including Paramount Miami Worldcenter, Brickell Flatiron, Turnberry Ocean Club and the Hyde Beach Hotel project. Recently, it was also nationally and regionally recognized by Best Lawyers® as one of 2018's Best Law Firms.
Recognized as a Distinguished Leader, Suzanne serves as the Firm's Real Estate Practice Group Leader and has been at the forefront of key real estate projects across Miami's iconic skyline. For the past 10 consecutive years, Chambers USA recognized her in their Real Estate category. Since 1997, she has dedicated time and effort to organizations like Commercial Real Estate Women (CREW). Suzanne has held several leadership positions within the organization including serving as the CREW Network National Convention Co-Chair.
About Bilzin Sumberg
Bilzin Sumberg works with clients whose business and legal opportunities and challenges span the United States and cross borders to Europe, Latin America, Canada, the Middle East, and Asia. The firm's growth has paralleled that of its Miami home base, a region known for its rich cultural, social, and professional diversity. Bilzin Sumberg lawyers concentrate on services at the heart of both regional and international commerce, including real estate, land development and government relations, environmental, corporate law, joint ventures, domestic and international tax and estate planning, business litigation, finance, and public/private partnerships. For more information, please visit bilzin.com.
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