Alan T. Dimond: Lawyer with Greenberg Traurig, LLP

Alan T. Dimond

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Miami,  FL  U.S.A.
Phone305.579.0770

Peer Rating
 5.0/5.0
AV® Preeminent

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Practice Areas

  • Litigation
     
    Contact InfoTelephone: 305.579.0770
    Fax: 305.579.0717
    http://www.gtlaw.com/People/Alan-T-Dimond
     
    University University of Miami, B.B.A., Government, 1965
     
    Law SchoolThe George Washington University Law School, J.D., 1968
     
    Admitted1968, Florida; Supreme Court of Florida; Supreme Court of the United States; U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida; U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Florida; U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida
     
    Memberships 

    Professional & Community Involvement

    •Member, Orange Bowl Committee, 1996-Present
    •President, The Florida Bar, 1992-1993
    •Member, The Florida Bar
    •Board Member, Board of Governors and Executive Committee
    •Chaired, All Bar Conference, Budget Committee and Legislation Committee, 1982-1992
    •Co-Chair, United Way Tocqueville Society, 2013-Present
    •Chairman, Jackson Memorial Hospital Foundation Board, 2006-2008, 2010-2011
    •Chairman, Foundation Health Services, Inc., Board of Directors, 2006-2010
    •Board Member, George Washington University Law School, Board of Advisors, 1997-2005
    •Adjunct Professor, University of Miami School of Law, Trial Advocacy
    •Board Member, Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce, Board of Directors
    •Chairman, Judicial Nomination Commission, Third District Court of Appeal
    •Member, American Bar Association, 1991-Present
    •Chair, Standing Committee, American Judicial System Subcommittee on State Courts, 2014-Present
    •Member, House of Delegates Representing The Florida Bar 1991-1997
    •Member, Standing Committee on Judicial Independence 2010-2014
    •Special Advisor, 2013-2014
    •Member, Commission on Multijurisdictional Practice 2001-2003
    •Immigration Advisory Committee 1995-1999
    •Member, Judicial Selection, Tenure and Compensation Committee 1993-1996
    •Member, Dade County Bar Association, 1975-Present
    •Member, Federal Bar Association

     
    BornBrooklyn, New York, February 15, 1943
     
    Biography

    Alan T. Dimond offers more than 40 years of first chair experience in commercial and real estate related litigation. His clients have ranged from local and regional real estate developers to multi-national corporations.

    Areas of Concentration

    •General commercial litigation
    •Real estate-related litigation
    •Ad valorem tax appeals
    •Municipal litigation
    •Construction litigation

    Awards & Recognition

    •Listed, Corporate America Legal Elite, Best for Ad Valorem Tax Appeals - Florida, 2015
    •Listed, The Best Lawyers in America, Commercial Litigation; Litigation - Construction; Litigation - Municipal; Litigation - Real Estate, 2007-2015
    •Named, Lawyer of the Year, Litigation - Municipal, Miami, 2015
    •Listed, South Florida Legal Guide, Top Lawyer, 2005-2015
    •Listed, Super Lawyers magazine, Florida Super Lawyers, 2006-2015
    •Listed, The Best Lawyers in America - Miami Litigation, Real Estate Law Lawyer of the Year, 2012
    •Listed, Daily Business Review, Most Effective Lawyers, Civil Litigation, 2006
    •Rated, AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5

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    Associated News & Events

    Press Releases

    06.11.15 95 Greenberg Traurig Attorneys Named 2015 Florida Super Lawyers and Rising Stars
    06.11.15 48 Greenberg Traurig Miami Attorneys Named 2015 Florida Super Lawyers and Rising Stars
    01.21.15 51 Greenberg Traurig Attorneys Recognized by South Florida Legal Guide
    01.20.15 Greenberg Traurig's Alan Dimond Named Co-Chair of United Way of Miami-Dade Tocqueville Society
    08.19.14 128 Greenberg Traurig Florida Attorneys Listed In Best Lawyers In America 2015
    08.18.14 25 Greenberg Traurig Attorneys Named 2015 'Lawyers of the Year' by Best Lawyers in America
    07.02.14 96 Greenberg Traurig Attorneys Named 2014 Florida Super Lawyers
    02.05.13 Greenberg Traurig Litigation Shareholder Alan T. Dimond to be Honored with 'Judge Learned Hand Award' by the American Jewish Committee
    05.30.12 82 Greenberg Traurig Attorneys to Be Listed in Florida Super Lawyers magazine 2012
    12.26.11 Thirty-two Greenberg Traurig Attorneys Named 'Top Lawyers' by South Florida Legal Guide

    Articles, Publications, & Lectures

    Alan has lectured on jury selection and other trial-related topics; has authored more than 100 published state and federal appellate opinions; and has also contributed numerous immigration and health care policy opinion and editorial pieces.
    •Featured, Dimond and O'Dowd to Spearhead United Way's Tocqueville Society, Brickell Community Newspaper, January 2015
    •Featured, Dimond and O'Dowd to Spearhead United Way's Tocqueville Society, Brickell Tribune News, January 2015
    •Featured, The Dimonds - Focusing on Similar Litigation at Separate Firms, South Florida Legal Guide, 2008

     
    Reported CasesSignificant Representations: Alan has represented numerous major corporations, individuals and governmental entities in a wide range of commercial and real estate related litigation.; Represented developer in challenge to development agreement for the Miami Worldcenter project. Lawsuit was dismissed with prejudice following settlement.; Represented developer of Flagstone Island Gardens project in challenge to agreement for lease of city-owned land to developer for super-yacht marina on Watson Island. Obtained dismissal with prejudice on motion to dismiss from trial court.; Represented Bayside Marketplace, LLC in actions challenging City of Miami referendum on lease extension. Obtained final judgment in favor of Bayside Marketplace, LLC.; Represented developer in lawsuit with municipality seeking to avoid obligations under land swap agreement. Resolved through settlement that granted developer increase in development rights for related condominium project.; Represented developer in lawsuit challenging zoning approvals and constitutionality of notice requirements under City of Miami's Zoning Code in connection with construction of municipal transportation facility. Obtained final summary judgment in favor of developer.; Represented private elementary school in lawsuit against neighboring property owner for damage resulting from excavation and sheet piling. Resolved through settlement for more than double the amount the client initially sought to recover.; Represented landlord of cold storage warehouse in claim against former tenant for surrender of property in state of disrepair. Settled favorably.; Represented homeowner in lawsuit against roofing contractor. Obtained judgment in favor of homeowner.; Represented limited members of real estate investment company in four-day bench trial against managing members for breach of fiduciary duty. Judgment in favor of defendants.; Represented building owner in claim against insurance company for damages resulting from Hurricane Wilma. Obtained jury verdict in excess of $1.5 million.; Acted as lead attorney for developers of Fisher Island for 25 years.; Led trial team that obtained $25 million embezzlement verdict on behalf of an Aegon subsidiary, a Dutch insurance company against its American managing general agency and that agency's officers.; Led trial team that obtained $30 million settlement for the Estate of Eastern Air Lines from various insurance companies based on damage to the environment at several major U.S. airports.
     
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    Alan T. Dimond

    333 SE 2nd Avenue, Suite 4400
    MiamiFL 33131




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