Benchmark Litigation Ranks the Firm as “Highly Recommended" and Recognizes Partners in its 2020 Edition

Press Release
March 3, 2020

Miami, FL – Bilzin Sumberg is pleased to announce that the 2020 edition of Benchmark Litigation has once again ranked the firm as “Highly Recommended” in the category of Local Florida Litigation Firms. The firm was also shortlisted for the Florida Litigation Team of the Year Award. 

Additionally, the following Bilzin Sumberg attorneys were recognized in this edition:

Benchmark Litigation Local Litigation Stars:
José M. Ferrer, Partner
Philip R. Stein, Partner and Practice Group Leader
Robert W. Turken, Partner
Scott N. Wagner, Partner
Mitchell E. Widom, Partner
• Melissa Pallett-Vasquez, Partner

40 & Under Hot List:
Lori Lustrin, Partner
Melissa Pallett-Vasquez, Partner

Bilzin Sumberg's Litigation Group is consistently involved in high-end and complex litigation cases. The team handles all types of commercial litigation for a wide range of clients, but stands out for its market leading experience in four key areas: class action cases, real estate, construction and insurance-related litigation, high-stakes financial services litigation, and opt-out antitrust litigation. 

Benchmark Litigation is the only publication on the market to focus exclusively on litigation in the US. Research is conducted through extensive interviews with litigators, dispute resolution specialists and their clients to identify the leading litigators and firms. 

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 please visit

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