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Becker Secures Punitive Damages on Behalf of Several Clients

Did you know Becker has secured punitive damages and attorneys’ fees under the New Jersey Consumer Fraud Act for several clients over the past two years? Some of our success have included: Sarah Klein secured a substantial judgment in favor of her client, a manufacturer and supplier of medical products, in its dispute with a […]

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Becker Awards CFCAM Scholarships

Congratulations to Becker CFCAM Scholarship winners Deborah Carroll of Orlando AND Tiffany Jackson of St. Petersburg, pictured respectively. The Becker CFCAM (Certified Florida Community Association Manager) Scholarship is awarded to CAMs who have attained the highest level of Florida-specific professional training and includes all tuition, certification costs, and FCAP membership for one year. Becker is […]

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BeckerBALLOT is Officially Live!

Today is the day you’ve been waiting for –BeckerBALLOT.com is LIVE! We have partnered with SHYFT digital to offer an easy-to-use, secure, electronic-voting solution for community associations across the state of Florida and beyond. It’s the same great software – only better!What you can look forward to upon signing up:

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Omar Franco Recognized as “Hired Gun” in The Hill’s List of 2018 Top Lobbyists

We are thrilled to announce Omar Franco’s inclusion as “Hired Gun” in The Hill’s list of 2018 Top Lobbyists. Omar is listed among great company in the world of federal policymaking. He serves as Managing Director of Becker’s Federal Lobbying Practice based in Washington, D.C. We congratulate him on this well-deserved honor! Welcome to The […]

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Jennifer Bales Drake Joins Board of Directors of “Business for the Arts of Broward”

Jennifer Bales Drake, Shareholder and Vice Chair of Becker’s Public, Private Partnerships Group, has joined the Board of Directors of “Business for the Arts of Broward.” The non-profit organization is committed to engaging businesses and business leaders to advocate and educate about the importance of arts and culture in Broward County. In addition, she holds […]

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Jon Polenberg Elected to Board of Directors of Gilda’s Club South Florida

Business Litigation Shareholder Jon Polenberg has been elected to the Board of Directors of Gilda’s Club South Florida. The non-profit organization is an affiliate of the Cancer Support Community, and was founded in honor of actress Gilda Radner. Gilda’s Club is dedicated to providing support, education, and hope to all people impacted by cancer and […]

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Coastline Management, Tower Capital Buy Miami Gardens Apartments for $33M

A joint venture between Coastline Management and Tower Capital Group paid $33.2 million for an apartment complex in Miami Gardens. EB Real Estate Group, an investment firm in New York, sold the 234-unit Park Plaza Apartments for about $142,000 per unit, according to a press release. Berkadia’s Tal Frydman, Yoav Yuhjtman and Nicholas Perrone represented […]

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José K. Fuentes Elected Vice Chairman of the Miami Dade College Board of Trustees

After being re-appointed to the Board of Trustees of Miami Dade College by Governor Rick Scott in March, today José K. Fuentes, Senior Government Relations Consultant in our Miami office, was elected Vice Chairman of the MDC Board. José is the first-ever re-appointee and first Asian American to serve on MDC’s Board of Trustees. With […]

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Becker Launches RealEstateLawBlog.com

Becker is proud to announce the launch of our latest blog: RealEstateLawBlog.com. The Real Estate Law Blog provides readers with the latest news and commentary that affects owners, developers, and realtors in Florida. Real Estate law has been a core practice for Becker since its founding in 1973. The firm’s Real Estate attorneys have helped shape the […]

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