Award-winning Miami boutique land use and zoning law firm Bercow Radell Fernandez & Larkin is pleased to announce that Tom Robertson has been promoted to Partner.
Robertson, a former Miami-Dade County attorney, joined the firm in 2015 as Senior Counsel. He served the County for 30 years, practicing in the areas of Environmental Law, Zoning, Real Estate Finance and Liens, Personal Injury, Contracts, and general governmental law.
In each of these areas, he was active in litigation, including many jury and non-jury trials. He was the general counsel to the Solid Waste Department, Department of Environmental Resources Management and also served as the Section Chief for the Environmental and Zoning Enforcement Section. He handled cases in both the Federal and State Courts and also handled appeals in both the Federal and State appellate courts, including cases in the Florida Supreme Court.
Robertson is an AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5-rated attorney by Martindale & Hubbell and is a member of the American Board of Trial Advocates. He is Board Certified in City, County and Local Government Law.
For the firm, he focuses his practice on land use, environmental law, and litigation related to those fields.
He received his Juris Doctor, with Honors, in 1980 from the University of Miami School of Law, and his M.B.A., also from the University of Miami, in 1979. He has an undergraduate degree in Industrial Management from Georgia Institute of Technology.
Tom has been active in the Boy Scouts of America since the early 1980s as an adult leader and has been a Scoutmaster, Assistant Scout Master and Chartered Organization Representative. Tom received the Silver Beaver Award for outstanding leadership to the local council as well as the St. George Award for service to his church and scouting.
Located in downtown Miami, Bercow Radell Fernandez & Larkin consistently ranks among the region’s top firms in its specialties. Since 1996, the firm has been at the forefront of Miami-Dade County’s phenomenal growth, guiding its 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.
The firm handles all aspects of local, state and federal real estate permitting and licensing, including zoning approvals, amendments of local government comprehensive plans, developments of regional impacts (DRIs), due diligence reviews, growth management, concurrency and environmental matters.
Clients include Adler Development Group; Chetrit Group; Cornerstone Group; Crescent Heights; Integra Investments; Lennar Homes; Leon Medical Centers; Marriott International; Terra Group; 13thFloor Investments; and Turnberry Associates.
Bercow Radell Fernandez & Larkin is located at 200 S. Biscayne Boulevard, Suite 850, Miami. For more information, contact (305) 374-5300 or visit www.brzoninglaw.com.