The 2021 edition of the South Florida Legal Guide will honor Pathman Lewis
as a Top Law Firm. The Legal Guide’s 21st edition will be published next Spring and will include Wayne M. Pathman, Harold (Hal) Lewis, and David E. Sacks as Top Lawyers.
According to the publisher of the South Florida Legal Guide, selection is based entirely on peer nominations from attorneys across Dade, Broward, and Palm Beach counties. The publication is considered a premier resource guide that serves the business community in the tri-county region.
Pathman heads the firm’s Land Use, Zoning, and Environmental Law Section. He focuses his practice on land use and zoning, environmental law, water law, and commercial litigation. Pathman represents businesses, developers and individuals before administrative and regulatory bodies at the municipal, state, and federal levels. He represents developers of apartment buildings, shopping centers, hotels, and historic properties. Pathman is a leading authority and lecturer on issues regarding water law.
Lewis is head of the firm’s Finance and Real Estate Departments. He focuses in several areas with particular emphasis on transactional real estate and corporate matters including real estate and asset-based financing, acquisition and development, leasing, condominium and the design and implementation
of ownership structures including partnerships and limited liability companies. He writes on several nationally recognized title insurance companies.
Sacks provides legal advice for the negotiation and structuring of major land acquisitions, determination of zoning and property rights and entitlements, and due diligence analysis for complex commercial and residential real estate acquisitions including the securing of required development permits and approvals. He regularly appears at public hearings before city, county, and the State of Florida legislative and administrative authorities.
Pathman Lewis, LLP is a Miami-based law firm with practice areas in real estate; banking & finance; litigation; land use and zoning; water & environmental law; resilience law; energy law; construction law; corporate and business transactions; appellate law; automotive law; and employment law. Pathman Lewis is located online at www.pathmanlewis.com. The firm can be reached at (305) 379-2425.