Our broad and diverse practice is particularly useful in effectively and efficiently delivering legal services to public clients. As a result, we enjoy longstanding relationships with many public clients, including:
We also serve as general and issuer’s counsel to the First Florida Governmental Financing Commission, which named us general counsel after a state wide competitive bidding process. First Florida is a cooperative governmental organization created to provide competitive bond financing for its members, which include Broward County, and the cities of Boca Raton, Hollywood, Clearwater, Sarasota, St. Petersburg and Gainesville.
Through our representation of cities, special districts and community redevelopment agencies, and other public offices, the Firm has acquired unparalleled knowledge and experience in the wide variety of laws and constitutional principals that apply to governmental bodies. Contracting by public bodies, ethics laws, gift laws, public records laws, public meeting laws, due process rights of public employees, sovereign immunity of public bodies and their officers and employees, police powers and more are all unique and specialized areas of the law that the Firm handles on a daily basis.