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
    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.

    Associated News & Events

    Press Releases

    08.25.15 58 Greenberg Traurig Miami Attorneys Listed in Best Lawyers in America 2016
    08.19.15 135 Greenberg Traurig Florida Attorneys Listed in Best Lawyers in America 2016
    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
    05.27.15 33 Greenberg Traurig Miami Shareholders Recognized in 2015 Chambers USA Guide
    05.22.15 Greenberg Traurig Attorneys, Practices Included in the 2015 Chambers USA Guide
    05.22.15 55 Greenberg Traurig Florida Attorneys Included in 2015 Chambers USA Guide
    05.05.15 Greenberg Traurig Represents Longtime Client Invesco Real Estate in Sale Of New York City's Iconic 'Helmsley Building'
    09.23.14 Shannon Bothwell Returns to Greenberg Traurig's Miami Office
    08.19.14 128 Greenberg Traurig Florida Attorneys Listed In Best Lawyers In America 2015

    Articles, Publications, & Lectures

    •Quoted, Miami Legal Team Leads Helmsley Building Sale, Daily Business Review, May 19, 2015
    •Quoted, RXR Closes Deal for New York's Helmsley Building, Real Estate Finance & Investment, May 14, 2015
    •Quoted, 230 Park: Why They Sold It,, May 11, 2015

    Awards & Recognition

    •Listed, The Best Lawyers in America, Real Estate Law, 2007-2016
    •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, Super Lawyers magazine, Florida Super Lawyers, 2007-2015
    •Team Member, The Legal 500 United States, Top Tier Firm in Real Estate, 2013 and 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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    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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