Ben Solomon is the managing partner of Solomon, Cooperman, Recondo and Weiss, LLP and serves as counsel to developers, hotels, REITs, banks, investors, and hundreds of community associations and condominiums throughout Florida on all aspects of their legal matters. Currently, Mr. Solomon advises clients on over 10 billion dollars’ worth of real estate assets encompassing over 15 million square feet of improvements and thousands of acres of land. Mr. Solomon has extensive knowledge in legally designing residential and commercial development projects and has counseled and turned over hundreds of communities and condominiums for some of the largest developers in the United States. Ben Solomon also has significant experience in commercial and residential real estate transactions, complex litigation, receivership, and business. During his career, Mr. Solomon has worked on contracts and transactions totaling billions of dollars in value.
From 2016-2017, Ben Solomon served as the president of the Builders Association of South Florida (BASF) and as Chairman of the Board. Mr. Solomon also serves as corporate counsel to the Miami Association of Realtors, the largest realtor association in the country with over 50,000 members. Additionally, Mr. Solomon is the managing partner of Association Law Group and serves on the investment committee of Participant Capital.
Before starting the Firm, Mr. Solomon was an attorney with the national law firm of Duane Morris, LLP, where he represented some of the top builders in the country. 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 nationally recognized real estate attorney who has been on television, radio and quoted in dozens of publications. Among other notable media, Ben Solomon has made television appearances on CNBC, CNN, FOX, CBS, and NBC, and has been featured in Money Magazine, Forbes, The Wall Street Journal, Bloomberg, Miami Herald, Daily Business Review, Washington Post, Chicago Tribune, Los Angeles Times, Baltimore Sun, The Real Deal, Miami Today, and South Florida Business Journal. Among other prestigious awards and recognitions, Ben Solomon has been listed as Most Effective Lawyer, Legal Elite, Top 100 in America, Florida’s BEST, and Association Counsel of the Year.