Fred F. Harris - Greenberg Traurig LLP

Fred F. Harris

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2010
Phone: 850-425-8504

Fred F. Harris focuses his practice on taxation, transactional work, corporate and dispute resolution.

Auburn UniversityBA 1975Stetson University College of LawJ.D. 1978University of Florida Levin College of LawLL.M 1979
Truthseekers, Inc.Mind, Body & Spirit, Inc.American Bar AssociationTallahassee Friends of the Library Endowment Trust

Case History

Areas of Concentration
  • Tax litigation
  • Business transactions
  • Municipal finance
  • Dispute resolution
  • Community development district financing and restructurings

Other Court Admissions
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Florida
  • Supreme Court of the United States
  • U.S. Tax Court

Significant Representations
  • Handles multimillion-dollar transactions, ranging from public financing to mergers and acquisitions.
  • Has served as bond and underwriter's counsel for many issuances of tax exempt bonds by Florida community development districts.
  • Collected $270 million in 2006 in a tax refund case for the Florida Windstorm Underwriters Association.
  • Collected $230 million in 2002 in a tax refund case for the Florida Residential Property and Casualty Joint Underwriting Association.
  • General counsel to one of IBM’s largest Business Partners.
  • General counsel to National Solar.

Office Location

101 East College Avenue
Tallahassee, FL 32301
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2014 Lawyer of the Year in Corporate Law of the Tallahassee Metro Area
Fred F. Harris has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2014!

Practice Areas

Corporate Law
Securities / Capital Markets Law
Tax Law