Becker & Poliakoff


Mr. Direktor is Chair of Becker’s Community Association practice group which includes over forty attorneys. He personally represents communities from Miami to Vero Beach focusing on representation of condominium, homeowners and cooperative associations and country clubs. He is a regular speaker on the topics of insurance, hurricane recovery, fiscal management, document drafting and other issues for various civic and community associations for the Community Associations Institute and for Florida Bar Continuing Legal Education Seminars. Mr. Direktor is one of only 190 attorneys statewide who are  Board Certified Specialists in Condominium and Planned Development Law.

For the past seven years, he has taught community association law at Nova Southeastern University College of Law as an Adjunct Professor. Recognized in his field, Mr. Direktor was designated by Florida Business Magazine as one of “Florida’s Legal Elite” in Real Estate Law in 2016 and has been recognized by Florida Trend Legal Elite since 2017.

Mr. Direktor regularly lectures for various management companies and management associations on community association legal, operational, and practical issues and has lectured for CAI’s National Law Seminar in Tucson, the Advanced Judicial Studies Seminar, and the University of Miami School of Law’s Annual Cluster Housing Institute. He has been interviewed on national and local television and quoted in national, statewide and local publications.


Mr. Direktor is a member of the prestigious College of Community Association Lawyers, a group of attorneys who have distinguished themselves through contributions to community association law and who have committed themselves to high standards of ethical conduct. Fewer than 150 lawyers are members of this exclusive group.


  • Recognized in the 2023 and 2024 editions of The Best Lawyers in America®, one of the oldest and most revered peer review publications, in Community Association Law.