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Miami HFF Team Closes $550 Million Loan for Bal Harbour Shops Expansion
News 2 months ago
Miami HFF Team Closes $550 Million Loan for Bal Harbour Shops Expansion

The mammoth $550 million financing package for Bal Harbour Shops was a challenge to obtain because the longtime mall owners wanted a single lender...

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Ex-Shake Shack Associate General Counsel Joins AXS
News 3 months ago
Ex-Shake Shack Associate General Counsel Joins AXS

The former associate general counsel at New York-based Shake Shack said he plans to put the business skills he developed in-house to use for a...

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Convicted Palm Beach EB-5 Fraudster's Oceanfront Mansion Sells for $30 Million
News 3 months ago
Convicted Palm Beach EB-5 Fraudster's Oceanfront Mansion Sells for $30 Million

An oceanfront Palm Beach mansion that belonged to embattled developer and admitted EB-5 fraudster Robert Matthews sold for over $30 million. "Soon...

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Creditors Beware — Bankruptcy Courts Now May Hold Creditors in Contempt
News 3 months ago
Creditors Beware — Bankruptcy Courts Now May Hold Creditors in Contempt

The June 3 opinion by the U. S. Supreme Court in the case of Taggart v. Lorenzen, Executor of the Estate of Brown, provided much-needed guidance in...

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Greenacres Commercial Building Trades for Over $1 Million
News 3 months ago
Greenacres Commercial Building Trades for Over $1 Million

What David Lat Learned about Big Law-and Himself-at Above the Law "Managing a legal project is very much like flying a plane. Plan carefully with...

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Nonprofit Law Firm Squares Off Against Big Law Real Estate Attorney on Magic City Project
News 3 months ago
Nonprofit Law Firm Squares Off Against Big Law Real Estate Attorney on Magic City Project

Courtesy photos One side is represented by a five-attorney, public interest law firm whose attorneys take on pro bono cases in the name of human...

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Miami Lawyer Uses Coral Gables' Own Filing to Clinch an Appellate Victory Against It
News 3 months ago
Miami Lawyer Uses Coral Gables' Own Filing to Clinch an Appellate Victory Against It

A Miami lawyer used filings by the City of Coral Gables to her client's advantage in a successful challenge before a Florida appellate court. "The...

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Blackstone Entity Acquires Tampa Distribution Center for $69M
News 3 months ago
Blackstone Entity Acquires Tampa Distribution Center for $69M

"Look at any legal market in any town and, as we all know, there will be an array of sellers with a wide range of rates and fee arrangements...."...

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Prolific Industrial Builder Bridge Development Plans New Facility in Davie
News 3 months ago
Prolific Industrial Builder Bridge Development Plans New Facility in Davie

"The execution stage can be seen as using your eyes, to see what matters, before using your hands, to do the work, and then using your imagin..."...

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Jeffrey Epstein's Defense Suggests 14 Bond Conditions for Pretrial Release
News 3 months ago
Jeffrey Epstein's Defense Suggests 14 Bond Conditions for Pretrial Release

Defense attorneys for Jeffrey Epstein, arguing for his pretrial release, laid out at least 14 "highly restrictive conditions" Thursday to counter...

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Mansion on Miami Beach's Pine Tree Drive Sells for $2.3 Million
News 3 months ago
Mansion on Miami Beach's Pine Tree Drive Sells for $2.3 Million

"If a legal project goes wrong, human performance is pretty much the only factor. That's not to say that the lawyer is the only human involve..."...

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Association Construction Contracts Require Deft Negotiation by Legal Counsel
News 3 months ago
Association Construction Contracts Require Deft Negotiation by Legal Counsel

Major renovation projects are par for the course for condominium associations of South Florida buildings completed more than 25 years ago. For...

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Penn-Florida Lands $225M Construction Loan to Complete Via Mizner’s Final Phase
News 3 months ago
Penn-Florida Lands $225M Construction Loan to Complete Via Mizner’s Final Phase

BOCA RATON, FL-Locally-based owner and developer Penn-Florida Companies has secured a $225-million construction loan for The Residences at Mandarin...

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US Senate Confirms Wetherell as Federal Trial Judge
News 3 months ago
US Senate Confirms Wetherell as Federal Trial Judge

For the second time in less than a month, the U.S. Senate confirmed a judge from Florida's First District Court of Appeal to serve on the federal...

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If You Love Me Let Me Go: Tips on Establishing Florida Domicile
News 3 months ago
If You Love Me Let Me Go: Tips on Establishing Florida Domicile

Florida, with its moderate real estate tax rate and no personal income tax, has long been a welcoming, safe harbor for those fleeing from higher...

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Commercial Property Near the Miami River Trades for $3.2 Million
News 3 months ago
Commercial Property Near the Miami River Trades for $3.2 Million

"Clients have businesses to run and problems to solve. That's what they care about. Truth is, they don't care about external counsel, nor sho..."...

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Understanding Exactions and Recognizing Prohibited Governmental Exactions
News 3 months ago
Understanding Exactions and Recognizing Prohibited Governmental Exactions

Imagine that you are trying to develop a piece of vacant land into an apartment complex to meet the community's dire need for affordable, quality...

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Cushman & Wakefield Closes Miami-Dade's Biggest Retail Deal of the Year
News 3 months ago
Cushman & Wakefield Closes Miami-Dade's Biggest Retail Deal of the Year

Retail is reinventing itself to stay in business in competition with e-commerce. Yet one conventional Doral shopping plaza with traditional tenants...

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South Florida Lender, North Carolina Builder Close $89 Million in Construction Loans
News 3 months ago
South Florida Lender, North Carolina Builder Close $89 Million in Construction Loans

What started as a one-time deal a year ago between a Boynton Beach lender and a North Carolina developer has grown into four loans totaling $89.3...

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Miami Court Bars Citizens Insurance Claim by Owner of Rented Condo
News 3 months ago
Miami Court Bars Citizens Insurance Claim by Owner of Rented Condo

A state appellate court, affirming a trial court decision, ruled the owner of a Miami condominium unit damaged by a water leak was not entitled to...

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Pompano Beach Apartments Trade for $90,000 Per Unit
News 3 months ago
Pompano Beach Apartments Trade for $90,000 Per Unit

"In almost any other operating environment, the link between effectiveness, efficiency and organizational safety is universally recognized." The ...

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Bal Harbour Shops Mall Expansion Gets $550 Million Financing
News 3 months ago
Bal Harbour Shops Mall Expansion Gets $550 Million Financing

The luxury Bal Harbour Shops secured a $550 million loan to pay for expansion adding over 340,000 square feet to one of the nation's top-grossing...

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Greenberg Traurig Expands in Amsterdam as Other Law Firms Grow
News 3 months ago
Greenberg Traurig Expands in Amsterdam as Other Law Firms Grow

Greenberg Traurig has expanded its labor and employment practice capability in Amsterdam, hiring partner Thomas Timmermans from Norton Rose...

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State Regulators Float New Rules in Hospital War Battles
News 3 months ago
State Regulators Float New Rules in Hospital War Battles

Eliminating the certificate of need program for hospitals may have been the easy part, but how to license them in the future may be more complex. ...

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North Miami Beach Retail Property Trades for Over $2 Million
News 3 months ago
North Miami Beach Retail Property Trades for Over $2 Million

"In the client's mind, reliability means: the right outcome, within a range of circumstances, to be jointly pre-defined; on budget, which inc..." A...

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Fla. Legislature Reduces Sales Tax Rate on Commercial Leases, Passes on Taxing Internet Sales
News 3 months ago
Fla. Legislature Reduces Sales Tax Rate on Commercial Leases, Passes on Taxing Internet Sales

The tax bill signed into law by Florida Gov. Ronald DeSantis includes a slight reduction on the sales tax rate for commercial leases, but the bill...

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Big Pompano Beach Warehouse Trades for Nearly $5 Million
News 3 months ago
Big Pompano Beach Warehouse Trades for Nearly $5 Million

"If you take nothing else from the Lean Law Program's approach to planning, take this: The lawyer who proceeds to execution without clarity o..."...

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Daily Business Review
News 3 months ago
Daily Business Review

"The guiding principles of lean communication are always the same; keep it relevant, direct and concise" The multifamily giant purchased from Mill...

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Berkadia Arranges Multiple Multifamily Sales in Florida and Georgia
News 3 months ago
Berkadia Arranges Multiple Multifamily Sales in Florida and Georgia

TAMPA, FL-Berkadia reports it has arranged the nearly $50-million fractured trade of 379 units at the Stillwater Palms in Tampa and the sale of...

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Dezer Loses Eviction Fight at North Miami Beach Mall Eyed for Redevelopment
News 3 months ago
Dezer Loses Eviction Fight at North Miami Beach Mall Eyed for Redevelopment

Dezer Development LLC has lost its push to evict a seafood restaurant from a North Miami Beach mall where the high-end condominium developer plans...

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