Mr. Downs has practiced construction law in Miami, Florida since 1974. He has served as a lawyer, a special master, an arbitrator, and a Florida Supreme Court Certified Circuit Civil Mediator. Mr. Downs has represented designers, contractors, owners and developers. He has been the Chairman and Vice Chairman of the Florida Bar Grievance Committees and he has co-authored two volumes about construction law.
Mr. Downs’ construction experience has been recognized by Best Lawyers of America, Chambers & Partners and Florida Super Lawyers. In 2010 and 2013, he received the distinction of being named “Best Lawyers’ Miami Area Construction Lawyer of the Year”. Mr. Downs is "AV" Rated by Martindale-Hubbell.
- Construction and Design Law