Becker & Poliakoff

Ft. Lauderdale, FL

Becker & Poliakoff is a commercial law practice that maintains dozens of offices in locations from Ft. Lauderdale to New York City, as well as in Prague. Many of the firm's 155 lawyers and lobbyists are board certified as recognized experts as well, with practice areas including business litigation, employment, construction, real estate, civil trial, and appellate matters. Becker & Poliakoff's team of legal and business strategists also maintains a dedicated Client CARE Center that offers considered responses to issues and queries within one day.

Becker & Poliakoff was established in 1973 by two former University of Miami Law School friends, Gary Poliakoff and Alan Becker. The two partners reunited after successful careers in business and politics, and worked on behalf of the Miami Beach Tenants Association, where their focus was to strengthen the rights of apartment residents. Over the decades, the practice has expanded well beyond its core condominium and homeowner-association competencies, mirroring the growth and diversification of Florida's overall economy

Becker & Poliakoff notably has developed a reputation for its highly qualified representation in corporate matters throughout New York City and New Jersey. The firm's attorneys represent a diverse range of major corporations, entrepreneurial ventures, and mid-cap public and private companies. Areas of knowledge and expertise include the engineering of financing transactions, and regulatory compliance at the state and federal levels. Working with corporate entities, the firm's team of veteran attorneys takes pride in functioning as the equivalent of an in-house legal department.

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