Ben Solomon, Esq., Senior Partner
Ben Solomon is the managing partner of the Firm. Mr. Solomon serves as general counsel to hundreds of community associations and condominiums throughout Florida on all aspects of their legal matters. Mr. Solomon also represents real estate investors, banks, hotels, REITS, and real estate developers including Lennar (NYSE: LEN), the largest residential builder in Florida. Mr. Solomon has extensive experience in the legal design of residential and commercial development projects, and has legally designed, counseled, and turned over hundreds of communities and condominium associations. Ben Solomon also has significant experience in commercial and residential real estate transactions, civil litigation, and receivership. During his career, Mr. Solomon has worked on contracts and transactions totaling billions of dollars in value.
Ben Solomon is the president of the Builders Association of South Florida (BASF), the leading trade organization for builders in the market for over 72 years. Additionally, Mr. Solomon serves as corporate counsel to the Miami Association of Realtors, the largest realtor association in the country with over 40,000 members. Ben Solomon is also the managing partner of several other award-winning law firms and companies, and serves on the Board of Directors at the Four Seasons Residences in Jackson, Wyoming. Before starting his own firms, Mr. Solomon was an attorney with the national law firm of Duane Morris, LLP, where he practiced in all areas of developer representation and was counsel for some of the largest builders in the country including Toll Brothers.
Mr. Solomon graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Communications from Boston University, where he majored in Public Relations. He then studied law at the College of London and received his Juris Doctor degree with honors from the University of Miami School of Law. Mr. Solomon is a member of The Florida Bar Association and The American Bar Association.
Mr. Solomon is a nationally recognized real estate attorney who has been quoted in dozens of publications, including Money Magazine, CNN, Forbes, The Wall Street Journal, Bloomberg, Miami Herald, Sun Sentinel, Daily Business Review, Washington Post, Chicago Tribune, Los Angeles Times, Baltimore Sun, MSN Money, The Real Deal, Miami Today, and the South Florida Business Journal. Ben Solomon has also made television appearances on CNBC, Comcast News Makers/CNN Headline News, Fox7 News, CBS4 News, NBC6 and NBC2 in Tampa and has been on radio shows including WLRN/Miami Herald Radio and WLYF, 101.5, Lite FM. In 2011 and 2012, the Daily Business Review recognized Ben Solomon as one of the most effective real estate lawyers in Miami. In 2015, Ben Solomon was named “Legal Elite” by Corporate America Magazine, and was recognized as one of the Top 100 lawyers in America. In 2016, Mr. Solomon was also awarded Florida’s BEST Attorney.