Making your way through complex local and state government regulations and policies requires a substantive understanding of legislative and administrative policy.

Brinkley Morgan’s South Florida government law attorneys represent various types of public sector clients, including municipalities, special function districts, charter schools, community redevelopment agencies, neighborhood improvement districts, and other public authorities. Our Firm also represents clients in the private sector in matters relating to or pending before these units of local government.

Our Local Government Law and Relations Practice provides counsel to clients in the following types of matters:

  • enforcement of constitutional, statutory and home rule authority
  • preparation and enactment of law, regulation, and policy
  • negotiation, drafting, administration, performance, and enforcement of all types of agreements
  • land development regulation and litigation
  • establishment, regulation and termination of public and private rights of way
  • public improvement project construction and litigation
  • code enforcement
  • bid protest resolution and litigation
  • pension/retirement plan creation, amendment, administration and litigation
  • solid waste, utilities and other types of franchising
  • property forfeiture litigation
  • defense of constitutional and other claims
  • public financing, including tax exempt and taxable bond transactions, special assessments, grants transactions and expenditure restrictions

In addition to these services, the local government law attorneys at our South Florida law firm offer private sector clients assistance with matters pertaining to land development, including land use, zoning (including applications for rezonings, special exceptions, variances and conditional uses), platting, site planning, and permitting; local taxation and special assessment disputes; and defense of code and rule enforcement proceedings.

Our South Florida government law attorneys appreciate our clients’ need for coordinated, professional and cost-effective representation, and offer creative and effective solutions that achieve their business objectives. We are proud of the long-lasting relationships with our clients based on trust, integrity, professionalism and success.