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Widerman Malek, PL has long served as general counsel and/or special counsel to numerous municipalities, special districts, public boards, and public agencies. Attorney Aaron Thalwitzer serves the Brevard County Value Adjustment Board, Lake County Value Adjustment Board, Orange County Value Adjustment Board, and Volusia County Value Adjustment Board as board counsel. Our other attorneys counsel the North Brevard Hospital District and the Brevard County Sheriff’s Office regarding various issues. We represent the Brevard County Housing Authority and the Melbourne Housing Authority in intergovernmental relations, litigation, contractual issues, and many other issues. We represent the tax exempt governmental entity, Citizens Property Insurance Corporation, on a variety of issues. Our firm has represented the St. John’s Water Management District with regard to land use and environmental issues. We have also served as special counsel to the Brevard County Property Appraiser’s Office with regard to classification of real property issues and even had the privilege to represent NASA with regard to patent prosecution matters. Recently, the firm served as special counsel to the Brevard County School District and have represented the City of Palm Bay in trademark matters. We also served as counsel to the Barefoot Bay Recreation District for several years, and in that capacity, acted as the District attorneys for all matters. Widerman Malek, PL represents governmental entities in a wide variety of matters, including: ordinance drafting pursuant to the state comprehensive planning laws; negotiation and drafting of development agreements; complex development permitting, eminent domain and inverse condemnation activities; code enforcement prosecution and board counsel; growth management and land use; intergovernmental agreements; negotiation, litigation and administrative proceedings of environmental permitting and enforcement actions; real estate and equipment purchase, sales, and leases; intellectual property prosecution and litigation, submerged land leases and easements; and water law and consumptive water use. Our firm is highly involved in the political process at all levels of government and our team of attorneys knows how to work with federal, state and local governments to achieve excellence as well as value for taxpayers.

WM Attorneys Who Practice Government Law

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Guardianships are legal proceedings involving the appointment of a guardian to exercise the legal rights of an incapacitated individual, whether an adult or minor child. Less restrictive means of intervention and other options are also available for those in need of additional care. We offer comprehensive legal services which allow us to counsel clients who believe a guardianship may be necessary for an individual, clients who wish to contest an appointment of a guardian for themselves or others, and clients who believe a guardian is acting improperly.

Please visit our Guardianship FAQ for more information.

WM Attorneys Who Practice Guardianships

In today’s complex market, land use, land development, and zoning issues can be a complex and in depth endeavor for any land owner or developer. At the Law Firm of Widerman Malek, PL, our experience with regard to development and land use issues will provide the legal guidance necessary for property owners, developers, design professionals, contractors, lenders, and borrowers to help in accomplishing their development goals. As a small growing firm, assurance to the details and individual attention to your land use project is not only promised, but guaranteed.

Our firm has the skills and the knowledge to represent any land owner with regard to their development and construction, along with zoning, planning and entitlements to their property to fulfill any of the clients’ needs. Whether it is a construction project, including negotiations with governmental regulatory agencies, drafting site plans with engineers, or preparation of a host of other documents and agreements, including purchase and sale documents, condo declarations and restrictions or binding development plans, Widerman Malek, PL will provide the tools and experience in preparation of the development of your project.

Widerman Malek, PL can also provide the local knowledge and relationship necessary with many planning and zoning, or other regulatory agencies to help swiftly and efficiently gain entitlement for zonings, annexations, and density increase for your project, along with any variance request or other development approvals that become necessary.

Our goal, and our promise, is to give insight and advice in creating smart development projects for the betterment of our community. Widerman Malek, PL is dedicated to the individual attention required to achieve development from the inception of the project to the final certificate of occupancy, or sale to the public, and we look forward to helping you with your vision of land use for the community.

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Widerman Malek, PL proudly serves as local counsel for attorneys representing clients with legal issues in the various jurisdictions of Florida. Our attorneys are licensed to practice in the State of Florida, admitted before all three of Florida’s Federal Districts, the United States Circuit Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit and the Federal Circuit. WM’s home office is conveniently located in the Middle District of Florida, and only a short distance from Florida’s Southern and Northern Federal Districts.

Widerman Malek, PL can assist attorneys seeking admission Pro Hac Vice. WM can quickly complete the admission documents to be filed electronically with the Court, expediting your ability to practice. During litigation, WM can have as little or as much involvement with the case as may be required. WM respects that many clients have built a trusting relationship with their counsel and, as such, WM will provide lead counsel with assistance by offering litigation support, without imposing on any preexisting client relationship.

The attorneys at WM have experience practicing in Florida, and we understand the subtle details relating to our local jurisdictions and can provide the local touch to help obtain results as you litigate in the State of Florida.

For more information regarding our local counsel services, please contact us here.

WM Attorneys Who Practice Local Counsel