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More than 60% of Partners Listed in Chambers USA 2021

Chambers USA

Press Release
May 20, 2021
Miami, FL – Bilzin Sumberg is pleased to announce more than 60% of the firm's attorneys are recognized as leaders in a broad range of fields in the 2021 edition of Chambers USA, one of the most esteemed legal publications in the world.

Lauded as a firm that "goes above and beyond for its clients and keeps the client informed almost every step of the way," Bilzin Sumberg is ranked Band 1, the highest rank a law firm can receive, in Antitrust, Real Estate, and Zoning/Land Use. The Firm was recognized in several other categories, including Banking and Finance, Bankruptcy/ Restructuring, Construction, Corporate/M&A & Private Equity, Environmental, Litigation, and Tax.

Seven Bilzin Sumberg partners have received the highest ranking, Band 1: Real Estate Partner Suzanne Amaducci-Adams; Corporate Partner Alan D. Axelrod; Real Estate Partner Brian L. Bilzin; Environmental Head, Howard E. Nelson; Real Estate Partner John C. Sumberg; and Antitrust & Litigation Partners Robert W. Turken and Scott N. Wagner.

Overall market commentary highlighted the attorneys' efficiency, experience, and practical approach. Individual and practice group rankings for Chambers USA Guide 2021 are:

Antitrust (Band 1)
Lori Lustrin - Band 2
Robert W. Turken - Band 1
Scott Wagner - Band 1

Banking & Finance: Transactional (Band 2)
Robert M. Siegel - Band 2

Bankruptcy/Restructuring (Band 2)
Jay M. Sakalo - Band 2
Jeffrey Snyder

Construction
Joy Spillis Lundeen

Corporate/M&A & Private Equity (Band 3)
Alan D. Axelrod - Band 1
Jose Sariego
David Seifer - Band 3
Marshall Pasternack - Band 3

Environment (Band 2)
Cristina Lumpkin - Band 3
Howard E Nelson - Band 1

Litigation: General Commercial (Band 2)
Melissa Pallett-Vasquez - Band 3
Mitchell E. Widom - Band 2
Philip Stein

Real Estate (Band 1)
Adam D. Lustig - Band 2
Brian L. Bilzin - Band 1
James W. Shindell - Band 2
John C. Sumberg - Band 1
Martin Schwartz - Band 3
Suzanne Amaducci-Adams - Band 1

Real Estate: Zoning/Land Use (Band 1)
Albert E. Dotson Jr - Eminent Practitioner
Brian Adler - Band 3
Carter N. McDowell - Band 2
Eileen B. Mehta - Band 3
Javier Aviñó - Band 2
Stanley B. Price - Senior Statespeople
Vicky Leiva - Band 3

Tax (Band 2)
Richard M. Goldstein - Band 2
Shawn Wolf - Band 3

About Chambers USA
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. For full details on Bilzin Sumberg's rankings in Chambers USA 2021, please visit Chambers and Partners.


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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Brian S. Adler

Brian S. Adler

Partner
Javier F. Aviñó

Javier F. Aviñó

Partner, Land Development & Government Relations Practice Group Leader
Suzanne M. Amaducci-Adams

Suzanne M. Amaducci-Adams

Partner, Head of Real Estate
Alan D. Axelrod

Alan D. Axelrod

Partner
Brian L. Bilzin

Brian L. Bilzin

Founding Partner
Albert E. Dotson, Jr.

Albert E. Dotson, Jr.

Managing Partner
Richard M. Goldstein

Richard M. Goldstein

Partner, Tax & Private Wealth Group Chair
A. Vicky Leiva

A. Vicky Leiva

Partner
Joy Spillis Lundeen

Joy Spillis Lundeen

Partner, Construction Practice Group Leader
Adam D Lustig

Adam D Lustig

Partner, Real Estate Practice Group Leader
Lori Lustrin

Lori Lustrin

Partner
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
Jose Sariego

Jose Sariego

Partner
David M. Seifer

David M. Seifer

Partner
Jeffrey I. Snyder

Jeffrey I. Snyder

Partner, Assistant General Counsel
Philip R. Stein

Philip R. Stein

Partner, Litigation Practice Group Leader
Scott N. Wagner

Scott N. Wagner

Partner
Shawn P. Wolf

Shawn P. Wolf

Partner
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