Experience, flexibility and creativity are the keys to real estate lease transactions, whether in South Florida, nationally or internationally. We understand leases must be drafted and negotiated efficiently and must anticipate future issues that may arise during the term.

Commercial Leasing Experience

Our attorneys have wide-ranging experience representing both landlords and tenants in connection with ground leases covering land for future development, and leases for office buildings, shopping centers, hotels, industrial space and marinas.

Laura Gangemi provides a rich background in commercial leasing. Her experience includes:

  • Representing a major South Florida developer in connection with a development and ground lease agreement with the City of Miami Beach for the development, construction and operation of a Miami Beach Convention Hotel.
  • Representing a major South Florida developer in connection with a ground lease agreement for approximately 40 acres to be redeveloped and constructed in phases under bifurcated leases.
  • Representing a proposed tenant on ground leases for submerged lands, uplands and marina facilities located in St. Maarten.
  • Representing an international airport developer and retailer in negotiations with Miami-Dade County over a master developer/lease agreement for certain retail areas of Miami International Airport.
  • Representing a national bank as tenant in connection with a lease for its 80,000 square foot headquarters.
  • Representing an international law firm as a tenant in connection with a lease of approximately 50,000 square feet.

International Reach from Miami

We represent clients nationally and internationally on a wide range of commercial real estate-related matters. We combine decades of experience to provide comprehensive legal experience and develop lasting professional relationships with our clients.

Our firm was built on the premise that sophisticated legal services associated with traditional big law practice are deliverable within the efficiency, adaptability and personalized approach of a boutique firm. Our attorneys efficiently and effectively assist the individuals and businesses we represent in a full spectrum of transactions. We find practical and creative solutions to problems and competing interests while ensuring that our clients’ goals are met and interests advanced and protected every step of the way.