Mr. Dwayne Lamont Dickerson

Mr. Dwayne Lamont Dickerson: Attorney with Dunay, Miskel and Backman, LLP


Dwayne L. Dickerson represents developers, property owners and local governments seeking development entitlements and environmental permit approvals for their real estate projects. Additionally, he works closely with real estate attorneys on land use and environmental issues affecting real estate transactions for buyers, sellers and lenders. His practice also includes the representation of homeowners' associations and condominium associations.

A focus of Mr. Dickerson's practice has been several high profile land use matters that have resulted in favorable outcomes for his clients, including well-known national retailers, utility companies, financial institutions, restaurant companies and commercial and residential developers.

Mr. Dickerson routinely negotiates with town, city and county officials; counsels clients regarding environmental and land use development issues; prepares development applications for submittal to local governmental bodies; presents development projects at town, city and county commission meetings and various board meetings; drafts agreements and performs due diligence research related to clients' potential land acquisitions.

Professional Affiliations

• American Bar Association

• Broward County Bar Association: Member

• The Florida Bar: Standing Committee on Unlicensed Practice of Law, 2013-present

• National Bar Association

Community Involvement

• Broward Partnership for the Homeless, Inc.: Member, Board of Directors, 2013-Present

• Leadership Council on Legal Diversity: 2013 Class of Fellows


40 under 40 "Rising Star", Daily Business Review, 2013

Related News

• Dwayne Dickerson to be Honored as a 2013 'Rising Star'

• Fowler White Boggs Named Among the Top Law Firms by The Legal 500 United States

• Leadership Council on Legal Diversity Selects Fowler White Boggs' Dwayne Dickerson for Fellows Program

• Dwayne Dickerson Appointed by the Supreme Court of Florida to the Standing Committee on Unlicensed Practice of Law

• Fowler White Boggs Welcomes Dwayne Dickerson to its Fort Lauderdale Office

Areas of Practice (12)

  • Government
  • Environment and Real Estate
  • Community Association Law
  • Energy and Natural Resources
  • Developments of Regional Impact
  • Community Development Districts
  • Environmental
  • Business Law
  • City
  • County & Local Govt Law
  • Environmental & Land
  • Land Use & Zoning

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
561-221-0522  Phone
561-368-9274  Fax
Year of First Admission:
2004, Florida
The Florida Bar: Standing Committee on Unlicensed Practice of Law, 2013-present; American Bar Association: Member; Broward County Bar Association: Member; National Bar Association: Member.

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Boca Raton, Florida

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