Miami, FL – Bilzin Sumberg is pleased to announce that Suzanne M. Amaducci-Adams, Head of Real Estate at the firm, has been appointed to the Advisory Board of ULI Southeast Florida/Caribbean (“ULI SE”). The Advisory Board serves as the local leadership for ULI SE and is composed of leading real estate and land use professionals. Suzanne’s appointment underscores her decades-long career at the center of South Florida’s real estate development, working on some of the most transformative deals shaping the area. As part of her two-year tenure, she will work closely with other members of the Advisory Board to build a strong presence for the Institute throughout the region.
A veteran of the local real estate industry, Suzanne is regularly sought out for her extensive experience in handling all aspects of commercial real estate and finance transactions, including acquisitions, mixed-use development, leasing, public private partnerships, commercial mortgage-backed securities, and loan restructurings. She is very active in the area of marina and hotel acquisitions, dispositions, financing and development. Suzanne and her team have closed well over $2 billion in marina transactions.
Suzanne’s appointment to the Advisory Board of ULI SE follows the expiration of Bilzin Sumberg Managing Partner Albert E. Dotson, Jr.’s term in which he was extensively involved in the organization’s leadership. Suzanne’s participation builds on her long track record of involvement in industry associations. Suzanne is a Fellow of the American College of Real Estate Lawyers (ACREL), a prestigious fellowship reserved for lawyers distinguished for their skill, experience, and high standards of professional and ethical conduct in the practice of real estate law, a member of the Advisory Board of the University of Miami Masters in Real Estate Development and Urbanism program (MRAD+U), and a past president and past board member of the Miami Chapter of Commercial Real Estate Women (CREW). Suzanne is also an adjunct professor at the University of Miami School of Law.
Suzanne has been consistently recognized by legal publications including Chambers USA, The Best Lawyers in America, Florida Super Lawyers and South Florida Legal Guide.
About Urban Land Institute and ULI Southeast Florida/Caribbean
The Urban Land Institute stands at the forefront of the land use and real estate industry, a steadfast leader in the best practices for a changing world. For over seven decades, ULI has been a unique and trusted forum where members come together to share and exchange ideas, information and experiences – to shape tomorrow’s horizon and improve the way communities grow. For more than 25 years, the ULI Southeast Florida/Caribbean District Council has served as a powerful voice for best practices and the latest trends in real estate in the region. Its Advisory Board serves as the leadership of the District Council, setting priorities, assisting in the delivery of initiatives, and supporting ULI’s mission to shape the future of the built environment for transformative impact in communities locally.
About Bilzin Sumberg
Bilzin Sumberg counsels clients whose business and legal opportunities and challenges span the United States, Canada, Europe, Latin America, 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 stands at the center of virtually every major transaction shaping Florida and is at the forefront of the state’s most pressing economic issues – from infrastructure, transit and mobility, to affordability and the diversification of the state’s economy. Bilzin Sumberg lawyers concentrate on services at the heart of both regional and international commerce, including real estate, land development and government relations, environmental, construction, corporate and securities, finance, joint ventures, domestic and international tax and private wealth planning, antitrust, business litigation, and public-private partnerships. For more information, please visit bilzin.com.