Miami Law Firm Hires New Associate

Miami Law Firm Hires New Associate



Bercow Radell & Fernandez is pleased to announce that Maritza Haro has joined the zoning, land use and environmental law firm as an Associate. Located in downtown Miami, Bercow Radell & Fernandez consistently ranks among the region’s top firms in its specialties.

Maritza brings to the firm broad experience in business and land use law. During law school at Florida International University, Maritza gained valuable legal experience as an intern in the City of Miami Attorney’s office in the Land Use & Transactional Division. She also served as a law clerk for the Honorable Judge Tanya Brinkley and Judge Jose Rodriguez in the Eleventh Judicial Circuit.

In addition, she worked as a certified legal intern in the FIU College of Law Immigrant Children’s Justice Clinic representing and assisting unaccompanied minors obtain immigrant juvenile status.

Prior to law school, Maritza graduated from Florida International University’s College of Business. Born with an entrepreneurial spirit, she founded and managed a successful event planning company for more than six years. She sold the company to a competitor upon graduating from law school to pursue her passion for business and the law. Maritza is also a licensed real estate agent in the State of Florida.

She is involved in several professional organizations, including the American Bar Association, Young Lawyers Division; the FIU Law Alumni Association; the Environmental and Land Use Law Section; and the Cuban American Bar Association. Fluent in Spanish, Maritza is also a member of the Florida Bar.

For more than two decades, the attorneys at Bercow Radell & Fernandez 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’s clients include Adler Development Group; Apple; Atlantic Civil; Atlantic & Pacific Development; Berkowitz Development Group; Best Buy; Capital One Bank; Canyon Capital Realty Advisors LLC ; Chetrit Group; City of Miami Community Redevelopment Agency; Cornerstone Group; Crescent Heights; D.R. Horton; Florida East Coast Properties; Florida International University; Fort Partners; Florida Power & Light Company; Home Depot USA; Homestead-Miami Speedway; Integra Investments; International Place Associates; Ladder Capital; Landmark Companies; Lennar Homes; Leon Medical Centers; Marriott International; Nike; The Peebles Development Group; Public Storage; Racetrac Petroleum; Related Development; South Beach Group Hotels; South Beach Tristar Capital, LLC; Terra Group; Terranova; The Congress Group; TriStar Capital; Turnberry Associates; Warren Henry Motors; Whole Foods Markets; Williamson Cadillac Company; Woolbright Development; and Yard House Restaurants.

Bercow Radell & Fernandez, located at 200 S. Biscayne Boulevard, Suite 850, Miami, was established in 1996.  For more information, contact (305) 374-5300 or visit