The Miami-based law firm of Pathman Lewis is proud to announce that among the talented attorneys at the firm, partners Wayne Pathman, Harold (Hal) Lewis and Richard Schermer were recognized by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America© 2020 edition.
According to The Best Lawyers in America©, its “list is based on a peer-review survey process in which thousands of leading attorneys confidentially evaluate other attorneys in their practice areas.”
Pathman heads the firm’s Land Use, Zoning, and Environmental Law Section. His practice areas are Land Use, Zoning and Environmental Law, Water Law, and Commercial Litigation. He represents businesses, developers and individuals before administrative and regulatory bodies at the municipal, state, and federal levels. Pathman is the Chair of the City of Miami’s Sea Level Rise Committee and the Chair of the Miami Beach Chamber of Commerce.
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.
Schermer is the leader of the firm’s retail development group, a multi-disciplinary, collaborative team of attorneys offering thoughtful and responsive industry-focused service with respect to all areas of retail development including acquisition, development, leasing, financing, land use/zoning, brokering and enforcement of the agreements related to same, for all forms of real estate offering a retail component.
Pathman Lewis 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. The firm can be reached at (305) 379-2425.