Meredith Freeman and Dana Chaaban Nominated to LCLD

February 12, 2019

Shutts & Bowen is pleased to announce that attorneys Meredith Freeman and Dana Chaaban have been selected for the Leadership Council on Legal Diversity (LCLD) 2019 class of Fellows and Pathfinders, respectively.

Sarasota County Commission Approves Mote SEA Land Agreement

February 08, 2019

Shutts & Bowen’s Sarasota team, including John Patterson, Meredith Delcamp and Zach Rans, recently represented Mote Marine Laboratory in reaching definitive agreements with Sarasota County for a planned new world class aquarium to be built on land now owned by the county. The project is estimated to cost $130 million.

South Florida Managing Partners Selected as Power Leaders

February 06, 2019

Shutts & Bowen is pleased to announce that partners Joseph M. Goldstein, Arthur J. Menor and Francis E. Rodriguez have been selected as part of the South Florida Business Journal’s 2019 Power Leaders 250.

Deedee Bitran Presents at FIU Law Event

February 05, 2019

Fort Lauderdale associate Deedee Bitran recently participated as a panelist at an FIU College of Law Labor and Employment Law Lunch and Learn.

David Coviello Represents Developer in Proposed West Little River Property

January 30, 2019

Land Use & Zoning partner David Coviello represents Carrfour in the proposed development.

Shutts Team Prevails in Hague Case

January 30, 2019

On December 14, Fort Lauderdale partner Edward O’Sheehan and Miami associate Alina Gomez successfully represented a father in the trial of a pro bono case under the Hague Convention on the Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction. The case was referred to the firm by the U.S. State Department.

Aliette D. Rodz to Speak at the Knowledge Group’s OFAC Sanctions and Corporate Compliance LIVE Webcast

January 29, 2019

Miami partner Aliette DelPozo Rodz will speak at the Knowledge Group’s webcast titled “OFAC Sanctions and Corporate Compliance: Mitigation Risks, Optimizing Opportunities LIVE Webcast.”

Shutts Team Participates in PBCBA YLS Mediation Panel

January 28, 2019

On Tuesday, January 22, West Palm Beach attorney Sean Smith served as the moderator for the “Insider Tips from Top Mediators” panel discussion held at the Palm Beach County Courthouse. Partner Al LaSorte served as one of the mediator panelists.

Shutts & Bowen Names 12 New Partners

January 28, 2019

Micky Grindstaff, Managing Partner of Shutts & Bowen LLP, announced that 12 attorneys in the firm have been elevated to partnership effective January 26, 2019.

Daniel Nordby Rejoins Shutts After Term as Governor’s General Counsel

January 22, 2019

Shutts & Bowen is pleased to announce that Daniel Nordby has once again joined the firm as a partner after spending almost two years as General Counsel to former Governor Rick Scott.

Shutts Team Involved in Top Bankruptcy Cases of 2018

January 07, 2019

Orlando partner James Timko and Tampa attorney Lauren Stricker represented parties in two cases listed as the top 10 bankruptcy cases in the Tampa Bay area in 2018.

Daniel O’Keefe Appointed to Incoming Administration’s Transition Team

January 03, 2019

Governor-elect Ron DeSantis and Lt. Governor-elect Jeannette Nuñez selected Orlando partner Daniel O’Keefe as a member of their Transition Advisory Committee on the Environment, Natural Resources & Agriculture.

Marc Sarnoff Interviewed About Miami Mayor’s Impact on Real Estate Industry

January 02, 2019

In an article published by The Real Deal, local experts and professionals looked back on Miami Mayor Francis Suarez’s initiatives regarding the real estate industry.

Update: Harvey Oyer Represents President Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago Club

December 27, 2018

The Landmarks Preservation Commission unanimously approved the design for a dock.

Shutts Attorneys Selected to Contribute to The Florida Bar’s Real Property Litigation Manual

December 20, 2018

Three partners at Shutts & Bowen LLP, Matthew R. Chait, Michelle G. Hendler, and Matthew S. Sackel, were chosen by The Florida Bar to contribute to the ninth edition of “Florida Real Property Litigation,” an essential resource for attorneys practicing real estate law in Florida.

In Remembrance of Stephen T. Maher

December 19, 2018

Shutts & Bowen is extremely saddened at the passing of our partner Stephen T. Maher. Steve first joined the firm more than 20 years ago and played a vital role in the growth and development of the firm throughout his tenure.

Shutts & Bowen Welcomes Italian Consul General to Miami

November 26, 2018

Arthur J. Furia, an international business partner at Shutts & Bowen LLP, recently hosted a private reception on behalf of the law firm to welcome Italy’s Consul General Cristiano Musillo, recently appointed to Miami.

David J. Coviello and Edward J. O’Sheehan Quoted in Boca Life Magazine

November 21, 2018

Miami Partner David J. Coviello and Fort Lauderdale Partner Edward J. O’Sheehan were recently quoted in Boca Life Magazine about the challenges created by and potential solutions to the lack of sufficient affordable and workforce housing in Palm Beach County and throughout South Florida.

Shutts COO Honored at SFBW’s Apogee Awards

November 15, 2018

Shutts & Bowen’s Frederick O’Malley was honored as the top COO in Miami-Dade at South Florida Business & Wealth’s Apogee Awards on Wednesday, November 14. The event took place at Gulfstream Park in Hallandale Beach, Fla.

Alexander Tachmes and Joshua Heller Discuss P3s with American Planning Association

November 14, 2018

Miami partner Alexander I. Tachmes and associate Joshua J. Heller published an article titled “Planning for P3 Success” in the November issue of Planning.

Shutts & Bowen to Represent Numerous South Beach Businesses to Establish New Business Improvement District

November 13, 2018

Alexander I. Tachmes, a partner in the Miami office of Shutts & Bowen LLP, is working with key South Beach property owners and businesses to make their commercial sector safer and more successful.

U.S. News – Best Lawyers® Names Shutts & Bowen to Best Law Firms List

November 01, 2018

U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers, for the ninth consecutive year, collaboratively announced the release of the “Best Law Firms” rankings. Shutts & Bowen was named to the 2019 list.

Logan Gans Discusses Opportunity Zone Tax Incentive

October 26, 2018

Miami Tax & International Law attorney Logan Gans analyzes the Department of Treasury and IRS’s recently released proposed regulations and related guidance concerning the tax incentive for investing in “Opportunity Zones” of Internal Revenue Code Section 1400Z-2, which was part of last year’s enacted tax legislation.

Deedee Bitran Publishes Proposal for Settlement Article on the Florida Bar’s Business Law Section Blog

October 25, 2018

Fort Lauderdale attorney Deedee Bitran was recently published in the Florida Bar’s Business Law Section Blog.

David Coviello Represents Developer in Wilton Manors Project

October 22, 2018

David Coviello, a Miami partner, is representing nonprofit Carrfour Supportive Housing in a proposed development in Wilton Manors.

Harvey Oyer Represents President Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago Club

October 19, 2018

West Palm Beach partner Harvey E. Oyer III is representing President Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago Club in its application for a dock into the Intracoastal Waterway.

Shutts Team Facilitates Purchase of Worth Avenue Building

October 05, 2018

Partners Matthew Chait and Martha Rabbitt represented Fortress Investment Group in its acquisition of the Tiffany & Co.-leased building on Worth Avenue in Palm Beach, Fla. The 16,374-square-foot building sold for $20M.

West Palm Beach Partner Assists with Purchase of Fort Lauderdale Office Tower

October 05, 2018

Arthur J. Menor, Managing Partner of the West Palm Beach office of Shutts & Bowen and Chairman of the Real Estate Leasing Practice Group, closed a $108M deal for 1 East Broward Owner LLC, a joint venture between affiliates of West Palm Beach-based NAI/Merin Hunter Codman and PCCP, LLC.

Deborah Getzoff Presents on Environmental Issues

October 05, 2018

Tampa partner Deborah Getzoff presented at two events concerning Florida environmental matters. Deborah has more than 35 years of environmental and administrative law experience in both the private and public sectors.

Jacksonville Attorneys Discuss New “Relevance and Proportionality” Standard

October 03, 2018

Jacksonville attorneys Jeffrey S. York and J. Morgan Foster published an article in the ACC North Florida Chapter’s Third Quarter 2018 newsletter.