Miami, June 2, 2021 – Chambers USA, one of the oldest and most prestigious legal guides in the world, has ranked Bercow Radell Fernandez Larkin & Tapanes in Band 1 in the area of Real Estate: Zoning/Land Use Law – South Florida, the highest recognition given by Chambers. The firm is ranked highest among five South Florida firms at the top of this specialty area in the 2021 Chambers USA Directory.
Jeffrey Bercow, co-founder and managing partner of the firm, and shareholders and name partners, Michael Larkin and Melissa Tapanes Llahues, were also recognized in the highest categories for lawyers in zoning and land use law.
Chambers USA annually ranks U.S. law firms and individual attorneys based on in-depth telephone interviews with law firm clients and other attorneys. For more than 20 years Chamber has published independent and objective research-based directories of the legal profession. Inclusion in the guide is based solely on the research team’s findings.
The 2021 Chambers USA Directory, in summarizing the work of Bercow Radell Fernandez Larkin & Tapanes, wrote that the firm is a “highly respected presence in the Miami region” and “regularly represents developers and owners of real estate in securing a range of zoning, land use and environmental permits.”
Bercow, ranked in Chambers USA since 2004, was praised for doing his work exceptionally well, describing him as “very prepared” and noting “he does not like to lose.” Larkin was recognized for his work in the City of Miami Beach and called “an excellent attorney” by one of his peers. Tapanes was described as a “very capable lawyer” and was recognized for her “strong presence and wide variety of clients.”
Bercow Radell Fernandez Larkin & Tapanes, located at 200 S. Biscayne Boulevard, Suite 300, Miami, was established in 1996. The firm handles all aspects of local, state and federal real estate permitting and licensing, including zoning approvals, amendments of local government comprehensive plans, site planning, due diligence reviews, growth management, concurrency, environmental and permitting matters.
For more information, contact 305-374-5300 or visit www.brzoninglaw.com.