Richard J. Giusto: Lawyer with Greenberg Traurig, LLP

Richard J. Giusto

Miami Co-Managing Shareholder; Co-Chair, Miami Real Estate Practice
Miami,  FL  U.S.A.

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AV® Preeminent

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Practice Areas

  • Real Estate
    Contact InfoTelephone: 305.579.0559
    Fax: 305.961.5559
    University University of Virginia, B.A., 1982 All American Lacrosse Player, Recipient, NCAA Top Five Award - one of the nation's top five student athletes
    Law SchoolUniversity of Virginia School of Law, J.D., 1986
    Admitted1986, Florida

    Professional & Community Involvement
    •Board of Trustees, The Miami Foundation
    •Member, American Bar Association
    •Former Chair, Parent Family Leadership Council, The University of Chicago
    •Former Board Member, I Care I Cure Foundation

    BornBrooklyn, New York, December 15, 1959

    Richard J. Giusto focuses his practice on commercial real estate transactions and leasing, as well as corporate transactions.

    Awards & Recognition
    •Team Member, a U.S. News - Best Lawyers, Law Firm of the Year in Real Estate Law, 2015
    •Listed, Chambers USA Guide, Florida, Real Estate, 2015
    •Listed, The Best Lawyers in America,Real Estate Law, 2007-2015
    •Team Member, The Legal 500 United States, Top Tier Firm in Real Estate, 2013 and 2014
    •Listed, Super Lawyers magazine, Florida Super Lawyers, 2007-2014
    •Selected, a Law360, MVP, Real Estate, 2013
    •Team Member, a Law360 Real Estate Practice Group of the Year, 2011, 2012 and 2013
    •Team Member, Chambers USA Award for Excellence, Real Estate, 2010 and 2013
    •Selected, Daily Business Review, Top Dealmaker of the Year - Office (Real Estate) Category, 2012
    •Listed, The Legal 500 United States, 2008-2009, 2012
    •Recognized, Florida Trend magazine Legal Elite, Real Estate Law, 2005-2006
    •Listed, South Florida Legal Guide, Top Up and Comer, 2004-2005
    •Rated, AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5

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    Associated News & Events
    Press Releases
    Shannon Bothwell Returns to Greenberg Traurig's Miami Office
    129 Greenberg Traurig Florida Attorneys Listed In Best Lawyers In America 2015
    96 Greenberg Traurig Attorneys Named 2014 Florida Super Lawyers
    Greenberg Traurig Attorneys, Practices Included in 2014 Chambers USA Guide
    12 Greenberg Traurig Attorneys Recognized By Daily Business Review During Its 2014 Top Dealmakers Of The Year Awards Ceremony
    Greenberg Traurig Miami Co-Managing Shareholder Richard J. Giusto Appointed to the Board of Trustees of The Miami Foundation
    Greenberg Traurig Real Estate Practice Selected as a Practice Group of the Year by Law360
    10 Greenberg Traurig Florida Attorneys Recognized in 2012 Edition of Legal 500 United States
    Greenberg Traurig Continues Excellence With 51 Shareholders Recognized Nationally by The Legal 500
    82 Greenberg Traurig Attorneys to Be Listed in Florida Super Lawyers magazine 2012

    Reported CasesSignificant Representations: Acted as national outside general counsel to Checkers Drive-In Restaurants on all legal matters.Represented Invesco Realty Advisors on their national acquisition, disposition and management of real estate assets.Represented Burger King Corporation on multistate real estate and corporate transactions.Represented TA Realty Associates on their Florida acquisitions/dispositions and leasing.Represented Seagis Property Group and KTR Capital Partners on acquisitions, dispositions and leasing matters.Represented GL Homes of Florida on land acquisitions, financings and land-use matters.Represented The Easton Group on a national basis for all acquisitions, financings, dispositions and leasing.Represented Pero Family Farms on all farming, corporate and real estate matters.

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    Office Information

    Richard J. Giusto

    333 SE 2nd Avenue, Suite 4400
    MiamiFL 33131


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