Burt Bruton - Greenberg Traurig LLP

Burt Bruton

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2005
Phone: 305-579-0593

Burt Bruton has been an attorney with the firm since 1981 and has been a shareholder in its Real Estate Practice since 1988. Burt's practice includes the representation of lenders and borrowers in real estate financing and secured transactions, as well as buyers and sellers of real property.

University of North Carolina at Chapel HillBA 1973University of Miami School of LawJ.D. 1981
American Bar AssociationAmerican College of Real Estate LawyersUniversity of Miami School of Law, Real Estate Transaction Workshop

Case History

Areas of Concentration
  • Commercial real estate
  • Financing
  • Secured transactions
  • Florida mortgage and transfer taxes

Significant Representations
  • Member of Greenberg Traurig team that represented MAT Concessionaire, LLC and its sponsors, Meridiam Infrastructure Fund and Bouygues Travaux Publics, S.A., in the Port of Miami Tunnel project, one of the first greenfield public-private partnerships in the United States.
  • Represented a large financial institution in connection with several construction loans in excess of $100 million. Coordinated the work of local counsel in a substantial number of multistate financing transactions.
  • Drafted tribal version of UCC Article 9 adopted by the Seminole Tribe of Florida. Represented the tribe in several note and bond financings exceeding $700 million.
  • Represented major Florida homebuilder in structuring revolving secured $450 million project financing facility.

Office Location

333 SE Second Avenue, Suite 4400
Miami, FL 33131
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2016 Lawyer of the Year in Real Estate Law of the Miami Metro Area2013 Lawyer of the Year in Litigation - Real Estate of the Miami Metro Area
Burt Bruton has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2016!Burt Bruton has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2013!

Practice Areas

Litigation - Real Estate
Real Estate Law (Finance)