The law offices of Steven M. Lee, P.A. are conveniently located in the West Brickell area of Miami, just one block west of the Brickell Metrorail station and Brickell Metromover station.
Our law firm provides the following types of legal representation and services: Commercial and Residential Real Estate Transactions, from contract through closing, Commercial and Residential Mortgage Foreclosures, Creditor Bankruptcy Relief, Title Insurance, Commercial and Residential Lease work, Contracts, Closings, Establishing Condominiums, Condominium Association Collections, Miscellaneous Real Estate Litigation, including, but not limited to, quiet title actions, ejectment actions, evictions, suits for breach of real estate contracts or leases, and receiverships. From our Miami office we have handle residential mortgage foreclosure actions for institutional lenders throughout the State of Florida. We are currently staffed by two full-time attorneys, four paralegals, and one receptionist. You may contact our firm with questions about your legal issue. Provide as much information as possible regarding your inquiry. While this contact does not serve to establish an attorney/client relationship, it will allow our legal team to better assess your case, and determine whether we can accept your representation.
1200 S.W. 2nd Avenue
Miami FL 33130
Commercial & Residential Real Estate Transactions
We represent individual and institutional sellers, buyers, and lenders in the purchase and sale of residential and commercial real estate transactions; we handle the transactions from drafting the contract through the closing. Commercial & Residential Mortgage Foreclosures: We have more than 25 years experience representing institutional lenders in mortgage foreclosure actions, both residential and commercial; we handle these cases quickly and efficiently; we are experienced in enforcing assignment of rents clauses in mortgages on income producing property, as well as appointing receivers to manage income producing property during the pendency of a foreclosure action; on several occasions, Mr. Lee has been qualified as an expert on mortgage foreclosure procedure, and has testified regarding foreclosure procedure in State Courts in Florida. Preparation of Condominium Documents/ Condominium Collection Work: We have handled the establishment of dozens of condominium developments over the years, preparing the prospectus, declaration of condominium and all accompanying documentation to create a condominium in the State of Florida; our law firm handles both new construction and the conversion of multi-family housing to the condonminium form of ownership; we also assist condominium assocations collecting on past due maintenance and assessments, including filing and foreclosing condominium claims of lien. Secured Creditor Bankruptcy Relief: We regularly represent the interests of secured lenders in bankrupty court, including, but not limited to, filing proofs of claim and obtaining stay relief. Miscellaneous Real Estate Litigation: We handle real estate related litigation, including, but not limited to title claims work, suits for breach of real estate contracts, quiet title actions, boundary disputes, ejectment actions, evictions, suits for breach of lease agreements, and receiverships. Mortgage Law: We provide legal advice to clients on lending and borrowing in transactions secured by real estate mortgages. Issuing Title Insurance, handling Title Claims: We are authorized title agents for Fidelity National Title Insurance Company and Old Republic National Title Insurance Company; we issue title insurance polices for owners and lenders, and are also experienced in resolving title problems and defending title insurance claims
Admitted: 1987, Florida; 1988, U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida; 1992, U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida and U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit; 1998, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Florida
Law School: University of Florida, J.D
College: University of Florida, B.S., with high honors, 1984
Member: Dade County Bar Association (Chairman: Real Property Committee, 1993-1994); The Florida Bar (Chairman, Real Property Professionalism Committee, 1995-1996; Executive Council Member, Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section, 1995-1996; Member, Mortgage Law Committee, Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section, 1995-).
Biography: Beta Gamma Sigma; Omicron Delta Kappa. Member, University of Florida Law Review, 1986-1987. Co-Author: "The 50% Rule: A Primer for Real Estate Lawyers," The Florida Bar Journal, October 1994. Speaker: "Effective Mortgage Foreclosure Techniques in Florida," National Business Institute, 1993; "Florida Foreclosure and Repossession," National Business Institute, 1994.
Born: Miami, Florida, April 22, 1963
-Real Estate Contracts
-Real Estate Finance
-Real Estate Foreclosures
-Real Estate Litigation
-Real Estate Sales
-Real Estate Secured Lending
-Real Estate Title Examination
-Real Estate Title Insurance
-Residential Real Estate
-Commercial Real Estate
-Condominium Association Law
University of Florida
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