A. Vicky Leiva Receives Building Association of South Florida’s President’s Award

Press Release
November 5, 2021
Miami, FL – Bilzin Sumberg is proud to congratulate A. Vicky Leiva, Partner in Bilzin Sumberg’s Land Development and Government Relations Practice Group, on receiving the Building Association of South Florida’s (BASF) President’s Award. BASF honors A. Vicky Leiva for her outstanding counsel as part of the organization’s City of Miami Practice Group meetings, and for her participation on the Miami 21 Task Force, a 12-member group appointed to collaborate with the City to conduct a comprehensive review of the Miami 21 zoning code.

As both a former Assistant Attorney for the City of Miami and as a land use and government relations attorney, Vicky has been instrumental in the growth of Miami, offering counsel to commercial developers, engineering firms, and architects seeking to obtain government contracts and land use approvals for construction and development projects. Actively involved in the local community, Vicky holds leadership positions in both the Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce and the Florida Builders Association. Her practice has been consistently recognized by leading industry publications and associations, such as Chambers USA and The Best Lawyers in America.

Since 1944, BASF has represented South Florida’s building industry by maintaining high standards in building through service to its membership and the general public. BASF members are dedicated to fulfilling the “American Dream” of affordable homeownership for everyone. BASF membership includes affiliation with the National Association of Home Builders (<aclass="link-color" href="www.nahb.org" target="_blank">www.nahb.org), the world’s largest association with 215,000 member firms, and the 15,000 member Florida Home Builders Association (www.fhba.com), the voice of the industry statewide.

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A. Vicky Leiva
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