ORLANDO, Fla. (May 26, 2017)

— Florida-based law firm Broad and Cassel LLP has once again received recognition by prominent legal guide

Chambers USA: A Guide to America’s Leading Business Lawyers

. In total, the 2017 edition highlights 24 Broad and Cassel attorneys as leaders in their respective fields, while the firm is listed as among the best in seven statewide practice areas.

The firm’s nationally recognized Health Law Practice Group once again received top honors within Florida – ranking six individual attorneys in addition to the group’s collective Band One ranking, the highest ranking awarded by Chambers USA. One of the group’s leading attorneys, Fort Lauderdale Managing Partner Gabriel Imperato, received national recognition in health care, ranking among the best in the country.

Additionally, the firm received recognition for its work in the following practice areas: Banking & Finance, Construction, Healthcare, Litigation: General Commercial, Litigation: White-Collar Crime & Government Investigations, Real Estate and Real Estate: Zoning/Land Use.

Among the firm’s leading attorneys are longtime Chambers honorees: Firm Chairman C. David Brown, II, who also is noted as an Eminent Practitioner; Fort Lauderdale Managing Partner Gabriel L. Imperato; West Palm Beach Managing Partner Patricia Lebow; and Miami Managing Partner Mark F. Raymond.

Miami Partner Carlos Loumiet also was ranked in Chambers Global 2017 for Banking and Finance, Latin America-wide.

The following Broad and Cassel attorneys have been recognized as “Leaders in their Field” in Chambers USA 2017:


  • Banking & Finance: Transactional (Florida)
  • Banking & Finance: Transactional (Florida); Latin American Investment (Florida)
  • Banking & Finance: Public Finance (Florida)


  • Bankruptcy/restructuring (Florida)


  • Construction (Florida)
  • Construction (Florida)
  • Construction (Florida)


  • Corporate/M&A & Private Equity (Florida)


  • Environment (Florida)


  • Healthcare (Florida); Healthcare: Regulatory & Litigation (Nationwide)
  • Healthcare (Florida)
  • Healthcare (Florida)
  • Healthcare (Florida)
  • Healthcare (Florida)
  • Healthcare (Florida)


  • Litigation: General Commercial (Florida)
  • Litigation: General Commercial (Florida)
  • Litigation: Appellate (Florida)
  • Litigation: White-Collar Crime & Government Investigations (Florida)


  • Real Estate (Florida), Eminent Practitioner
  • Real Estate (Florida)
  • Real Estate: Zoning/Land Use (Florida)
  • Real Estate (Florida)

Additionally, Boca Raton was honored as a Recognised Practitioner in Florida real estate.

The Chambers USA: A Guide to America’s Leading Business Lawyers, is an independent, objective, research-based legal directory, and the culmination of thousands of in-depth interviews. Attorneys and law firms are selected for inclusion by strong recommendations from the market as well as reputation and recent work done.