The Best Lawyers In America© Names Jeffrey Bercow ‘2018 Miami Land Use and Zoning Lawyer of the Year’

The Best Lawyers In America© Names Jeffrey Bercow ‘2018 Miami Land Use and Zoning Lawyer of the Year’

 Bercow Also Cited for his Environmental Law Work; Michael Larkin Recognized for His Land Use and Zoning Work


MIAMI (August 31, 2017) – Bercow Radell Fernandez & Larkin announced today that co-founder and managing partner Jeffrey Bercow has been recognized as the “2018 Miami Land Use and Zoning Lawyer of the Year” in the 24nd edition of The Best Lawyers in America©. Only a single attorney in each practice area and community is honored with a “Lawyer of the Year” award.

Bercow was also selected for inclusion in the practice areas of Land Use & Zoning Law, Real Estate Law, and Environmental Law.

In addition, Shareholder Michael Larkin was once again recognized for his work in the practice area of Land Use & Zoning Law.

“I am deeply honored by this award from my professional peers, particularly because more than 20 years ago I broke away from an established firm to build my own practice, which has grown to include a team of 14 extremely capable attorneys,” Bercow said.

Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers® has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence. Best Lawyers lists are compiled based on an exhaustive peer-review evaluation. Over 83,000 leading attorneys globally are eligible to vote.

For the 2018 edition of The Best Lawyers in America©, 7.4 million votes were analyzed, which resulted in almost 59,000 leading lawyers being included in the new edition. Lawyers are not required or allowed to pay a fee to be listed; therefore inclusion in Best Lawyers is considered a singular honor. Corporate Counsel magazine has called Best Lawyers “the most respected referral list of attorneys in practice.”

For more than two decades, the attorneys at Bercow Radell Fernandez & Larkin have been at the forefront of Miami-Dade County’s phenomenal growth, guiding their clients on all aspects of local, state and federal real estate permitting and licensing, zoning approvals, amendments of local government comprehensive plans, developments of regional impacts (DRIs), due diligence reviews, growth management, concurrency and environmental matters.

Community involvement is a hallmark of the firm, whose attorneys have been active on numerous boards and associations, including the Downtown Development Authority, Latin Builders Association, Miami Beach Community Development Corporation, and Florida International University.

Bercow Radell Fernandez & Larkin’s clients include Adler Development Group; Chetrit Group; Cornerstone Group; Crescent Heights; Integra Investments; Leon Medical Centers; Marriott International; Terra Group; and Turnberry Associates.

The firm, located at 200 S. Biscayne Boulevard, Suite 850, Miami, was established in 1996.

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