CORAL GABLES, Fla. (August 15, 2016) —- Steven M. Siegfried, the founding partner of the Coral Gables-based law firm Siegfried, Rivera, Hyman, Lerner, De La Torre, Mars & Sobel, has been named Best Lawyers’ 2017 Miami Construction Law “Lawyer of the Year.” Only a single attorney in each practice area for each community is honored by Best Lawyers with its Lawyer of the Year distinction.
Siegfried is the firm’s managing partner and has focused on construction law in Florida since 1976. He has served as an adjunct professor of construction law at the University of Miami since 1984. In addition to his board certification as a trial attorney, he is also board certified in construction law by The Florida Bar. Siegfried is a founding Fellow of the American College of Construction Lawyers. He earned his undergraduate degree from Brooklyn College in 1971 and his law degree from American University, Washington College of Law in 1974.
Best Lawyers is the oldest and one of the most respected peer-review publications in the legal profession. Its lists are compiled by conducting peer-review surveys in which leading lawyers confidentially evaluate their professional peers. Inclusion in the 2016 edition of The Best Lawyers in America is based on millions of detailed evaluations of lawyers by other lawyers. Additional information is available at www.bestlawyers.com.
Founded in 1977, Siegfried, Rivera, Hyman, Lerner, De La Torre, Mars & Sobel focuses on all aspects of community association matters, construction law, real estate, and corporate law. The firm maintains offices in Coral Gables, Plantation and West Palm Beach, Florida. It provides representation to a diverse client base throughout Florida and the nation, including more than 800 condominium and homeowners associations.
Additional information on the law firm is available at www.srhl-law.com or by calling (305) 442-3334 or toll-free at 1-800-737-1390.