Akerman Senterfitt and Eidson



One Southeast Third Avenue
25th Floor
Miami, FL 33131
Phone: 305.374.5600
Fax: 305.374.5095
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About the Firm

One of the largest and best known law firms in the country is Akerman Sentrfitt and Edison, simply referred to as Akerman. The firm serves local and foreign clients through its offices in New York, Washington, D.C., California, Colorado, Florida, Nevada, Texas, Utah and Virginia. Akerman Sentrfitt and Edison is considered one of the top law firms in the country in terms of the quality of work. The firm is especially famous for having some of the country’s top corporate lawyers who are seen representing clients in some of the biggest deals. 

In addition to its role in Mergers and Acquisitions, the firm of Akerman Sentrfitt and Edison also represents clients in matters related to Bankruptcy and Reorganization, Consumer Finance, Corporate Law, Healthcare, and Intellectual Property including Property Licensing, Litigation and Internet Law. The firm also deals with Labor and Employment Issues including Employee Affairs, Employment Litigation, labor Relations and Immigration. Litigation services are offered in areas such as Trade Regulation, Appellate, Business Disputes, Consumer Protection, Class Action Defense, Insurance, and Private Equity. Akerman Sentrfitt & Edison also deal in matters related to Family Services, Real Estate, Taxation, and Trusts and Estates.


Akerman Sentrfitt and Edison has been recognized as having the “most sizable team of corporate practitioners” and has received numerous awards in different practice areas. The firm’s banking and financial services team in particular are considered some of the best in the country and have been ranked the top legal teams in matters such as Insurance, Mergers and Acquisitions, Bankruptcy and Restructuring. The firm is also ranked among the top 100 law firms by The National Law Journal and is the largest law firm in Florida. With over 500 experienced lawyers, Akerman Sentrfitt and Edison maintains a dominating presence all over the country and has become the go-to place for everyone from multi-million dollar corporations to government agencies to individuals.

 

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Areas of Law

  • ADA Public Access Compliance & Claims
  • Affordable & Workforce Housing
  • Antitrust & Trade Regulation
  • Appellate
  • Automotive
  • Banking, Lending & Structured Finance
  • Bankruptcy and Reorganization
  • Bankruptcy Trustees
  • Broker Dealer
  • Brownfields Redevelopment
  • Business Disputes
  • Business Succession Planning
  • Buyers of Bankruptcy Assets (363 Sales)
  • Chapter 11 Debtors
  • Charitable Planning & Charitable Trusts
  • CLASS ACTION DEFENSE
  • Commercial Landlord Tenant Bankruptcy
  • Commercial Landlord Tenant Litigation
  • Commercial Mortgage Foreclosures & Receiverships
  • Construction
  • Construction Contract Formation & Administration
  • Construction Liens, Surety Bonds, Performance Guarantees & Insurance Coverage
  • Construction Litigation & Dispute Resolution
  • Consumer Finance Litigation & Compliance
  • Consumer Protection Class Actions
  • Copyrights
  • Corporate
  • Corporate Governance
  • Corporate Restructuring
  • Corporate Taxation
  • Creditors Committees
  • Cuba
  • Debtor in Possession Financing
  • Defective Chinese Drywall Defense
  • Disability, Medical & Other Leaves
  • Dissolution of Marriage
  • Distressed Property
  • Drug & Alcohol Testing
  • Economic Development & Incentives
  • E Discovery & Information Management
  • Eminent Domain & Property Rights
  • Employee Benefits & ERISA Litigation
  • EMPLOYEE BENEFITS & EXECUTIVE COMPENSATION
  • Employee Handbooks, Policies & Forms
  • Employment & Consulting Contracts
  • Employment Counseling & Workplace Claims Prevention
  • Employment Discrimination, Harassment & Retaliation
  • Employment Investigations & Audits
  • Employment Litigation
  • Energy Project Development & Finance
  • Entertainment
  • Environment & Natural Resources
  • Environment & Natural Resources Policy and Regulation
  • Environmental Litigation
  • ERISA Litigation
  • Estate & Family Wealth Planning
  • Executory Contracts
  • Family, Marital & Elder Law
  • Federal Appropriations & Government Funding
  • Federal Disability Policy
  • Federal Tax Litigation & Controversy
  • Fiduciary Advisory Services
  • Financial Institutions Commercial Litigation
  • Florida Land Use & Entitlements
  • Florida Legislative & Executive Lobbying
  • Forest Resources
  • Foundations &Other Tax Exempt Organizations
  • Franchise & Licensing
  • Fund Formation
  • Government Affairs & Public Policy
  • Government Agency Litigation
  • Government Contracts
  • Government,Military & Institutional Construction
  • Green & Sustainable Development
  • Green Energy & Climate Change
  • Health Insurers & Managed Care Organizations
  • Healthcare
  • Healthcare Fraud & Abuse
  • Healthcare Legislation & Government Affairs
  • Healthcare Licensure & Regulatory Compliance
  • Healthcare Litigation
  • Healthcare M&A and Joint Ventures
  • Higher Education Policy & Regulation
  • HIPAA Compliance
  • Hospitals and Health Systems
  • Hotels & Resorts
  • Immigration Planning & Compliance
  • Independent Contractor Issues
  • Industrial Leasing & Development
  • Insurance Litigation
  • Insurance Regulation
  • Intellectual Property
  • Intellectual Property Licensing
  • Intellectual Property Litigation
  • Intellectual Property Transactions & Due Diligence
  • International
  • International Litigation & Arbitration
  • International Taxation
  • Internet Law
  • Interstate Land Sales Act
  • Labor & Employment
  • Labor & Employment Training in the Workplace
  • Labor Relations
  • Land Use & Development
  • Land Use Litigation
  • Latin America & the Caribbean
  • Litigation
  • Local Government Advocacy
  • Medical Office Buildings
  • Medicare, Medicaid & Third Party Reimbursement
  • Mergers & Acquisitions and Private Equity
  • Mortgage Warehouse Financing Workouts
  • Native American Affairs & Tribal Governments Regulation
  • New York Land Use & Entitlements
  • Non Competes & Trade Secrets
  • Office Leasing & Development
  • Pass Through Taxation
  • Patents
  • Pharmacy, Drugs & Medical Devices
  • Physician Transactions & Health Ventures
  • Planning for Asset Protection
  • Power Generation, Petrochemical & Process Construction
  • Preference & Fraudulent Transfers Litigation Defense
  • Prenuptial & Postnuptial Agreements
  • Private Equity Litigation
  • Products Liability and Mass Torts
  • Public Finance
  • Public Private Partnerships
  • Real Estate
  • Real Estate Acquisitions & Sales
  • Real Estate Financing
  • Real Estate Litigation
  • Real Property Tax Planning & Appeals
  • Reductions in Force & WARN Act
  • Residential & Multifamily Development
  • Retail Leasing & Development
  • SEC Receiverships
  • Secured Creditors
  • Secured Financing Litigation
  • Securities
  • Securities Litigation
  • Senior Living Facilities
  • Sports
  • State & Local Tax Consulting
  • State & Local Tax Litigation and Controversy
  • State Court Liquidations (ABCs)
  • Tax Accounting
  • Tax Credit Projects in Bankruptcy
  • Tax Legislation
  • Taxation
  • Tax Exempt Organizations
  • Trade Secrets
  • Trademarks
  • Transportation & Public Infrastructure
  • Transportation Regulation & Policy
  • Travel & Tourism Policy and Regulation
  • Trusts, Estates & Family Services
  • Trusts, Estates & Guardianship Administration
  • Trusts, Estates, Guardianship & Other Fiduciary Litigation
  • Venture Capital
  • Wage & Hour Issues
  • Whistleblower & Retaliation Claims
  • White Collar Crime & Government Investigations
  • Wills & Trusts
  • Workouts & Restructuring
  • Workplace Privacy Rights
  • Workplace Safety & OSHA

Office Location

Akerman Senterfitt & Eidson PA

One Southeast Third Avenue
25th Floor
Miami,FL,33131
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