Among the many talented lawyers at the firm, Alan Kluger, Abbey Kaplan and Todd Levine were recognized within the Real Estate Litigation category, with Kaplan also receiving recognition in the Commercial Litigation, Entertainment Law, Mergers and Acquisitions sectors. Bruce Katzen was highlighted for his achievements in Securities and Capital Markets Law and Commercial Litigation, the latter of which is shared with Kluger, who was also acknowledged for his expertise in the Family Law and Banking and Finance Litigation categories. Steve Silverman and Philippe Lieberman were recognized for their Commercial Litigation skills, and Jason Marks was noted for his work in Family Law.
In addition to the firm's equity partners, Deborah Chames was recognized for her achievements in Family Law, and Daniel Rosen was honored for his work in Eminent Domain and Condemnation Law.
"We are thrilled that our team members have been recognized again for this great honor," stated Founding Member, Alan Kluger. "It's a testament to our dedication to the legal profession and affirms the stellar reputation our attorneys have earned through delivering outstanding client service while practicing with integrity and professionalism."
Kluger is a trial attorney who focuses his practice on three key principles: attentive strategy, thorough preparation, and deep understanding of the law. He has represented some of the country's biggest businesses and prestigious individuals with a wide array of complex cases. With a passion for his family and his community, he created the Dean-Kluger Charitable Foundation that supports other charitable organizations.
In addition, Kaplan is a seasoned trial lawyer with experience in tackling complex legal issues within commercial litigation and business tort cases. He works closely with real estate development disputes, liability disputes, corporate finance issues, contract disputes, and intellectual property.
Silverman has extensive experience litigating multi-party cases in federal and state courts. He has served as counsel to receivers in large, complex, failed financial institution litigations and asset recovery investigations. He also litigates lender liability claims, claims relating to membership interest rights, all aspects of real property litigation; and complex class action cases. Steve is also an experienced appellate lawyer, has handled dozens of appeals in state and federal courts, both crafting briefs and delivering oral arguments.
Bruce Katzenoperates as the Chair of Kluger Kaplan's Trust and Estate Litigation Group, where he dedicates his practice to litigation of probate, trust and guardianship disputes, and commercial litigation involving corporate issues, liabilities, and FiNRA arbitrations. With a background in work as a Certified Public Accountant, Katzen has found a special interest in financial fraud and probate cases. His dedication to his clients stands out as he analyzes each case to consider the ideal winning strategy.
Founding Member, Todd Levine handles nearly all types of various business disputes, including having a firm focus on real estate litigation. He often handles cases representing real estate brokers, property owners, developers, institutions, investors, and contractors. As an avid musician who also enjoys art and science, Levine finds innovative ways to incorporate his creativity and analytical skills into his strategy.
Kluger, Kaplan, Katzen, Silverman, and Levine, P.L. is a private law firm focused on litigation with offices in Miami, Boca Raton, and Minneapolis. With several tenacious and thorough litigators at work, the firm specializes in a wide variety of areas of expertise. It has handled cases in construction litigation, commercial litigation, entertainment, sports, and fashion law, employment litigation family law, probate, trust, guardianship, and class actions.
Aside from Best Lawyers, the firm has been recognized among the best in the industry in publications and lists including Chambers USA, Florida Trend's Legal Elite, South Florida Legal Guide, and Super Lawyers. Kluger, Kaplan has been consistently identified for its dedication to its clients, ambition, and drive for success.