Government and Government Relations

Greenspoon Marder’s Government and Government Relations Practice Group is comprised of a veteran of Florida’s legislature, as well as former leaders of municipalities, counties, and state regulatory and enforcement agencies. It’s that kind of experience that allows Greenspoon Marder to provide our clients with effective and efficient representation before myriad governmental agencies and administrative and regulatory bodies.

We have an active Public Finance Practice Group involving governmental and quasi-governmental bond issues on both the state and local levels. We also serve as bond counsel, special counsel and counsel to issuers, underwriters, banks and developers in a broad range of tax-exempt and taxable financings.

Greenspoon Marder’s governmental attorneys represent clients in territorial disputes before the Florida Public Service Commission; revocation of licensure proceedings before the Florida Department of Professional Regulation; Certificate of Need ("CON") proceedings before the Florida Department of Health and Rehabilitative Services; and a variety of matters before Florida's governor and cabinet.

On the local level, our attorneys represent community development districts, school districts, community redevelopment agencies and public arts and entertainment boards. Our attorneys have represented local governments of all types, including expressway authorities, sports authorities, port authorities, cities and counties. We also represent private sector clients before local governmental agencies, cities and counties. The firm has also served as special counsel to water management districts throughout the state.

Greenspoon Marder's skilled attorneys offer comprehensive representation in an array of governmental relations matters, including:

The Government and Government Relations Practice Group frequently draws upon the talent and expertise of other practice areas, such as Real Estate,Land Use & ZoningRegulatory Compliance & DefenseLitigation, and more.