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DANIEL A. WEISS

Tannebaum, Planas & Weiss, LLP

Museum Tower

150 West Flagler Street, Penthouse   Miami, Florida 33130

Phone: (305) 374-7850   Fax: (305) 374-0081

Email: [email protected]

EXPERIENCE:

                Tannebaum, Planas & Weiss, LLP, 2002-

                First Home Title of Miami, Inc. (Vice President), 2003-

                Daniel A. Weiss, P.A., 2002

                Weiss Serota Helfman Pastoriza & Guedes, P.A., 1997-2002                                                              

                Miami-Dade County Value Adjustment Board (Property Tax Special Master), 1999-2000

                Miami-Dade County Attorney’s Office (Assistant County Attorney), 1981-1995

FORMAL EDUCATION:

                University of Miami Law School, Miami, Florida  (J.D., 1981)

                Florida International University, Miami, Florida (M.S.M. (Public Administration), 1977)

                Florida International University, Miami, Florida (B.A., 1974)

PUBLICATIONS:

                Co-author, Property Tax Law in Florida, 2002, 2004 (National Business Institute)

                Co-author, Chapter 64, Florida Tax Service 2d, “Agricultural and Other Classified Properties” (Matthew Bender)

PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES AND AWARDS:

                Awarded   “AV” rating by Martindale-Hubbell lawyer rating service

Selected as one of “Florida’s Legal Elite” by Florida Trend Magazine (selection by peers for being the “best of the best” in Florida’s legal community), 2004

                Lecturer, National Business Institute, Property Tax Law in Florida, 2002, 2004

Member: The Florida Bar; Dade County Bar Association; Miami Beach Bar Association; International Ass’n of Assessing Officers; Florida Bar Civil Procedure Rules Committee, 1993-1995

                Who’s Who in Practicing Attorneys, 1989-1990

Admitted to the bars of the U.S. Supreme Court, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth and Eleventh Circuits, U.S. District Courts for the Southern and Middle Districts of Florida, and the Supreme Court of Florida

COMMUNITY ACTIVITIES:

Board Member, Miami Beach Community Health Center

Board Member, Douglas Gardens Hospice

Executive Board Member, Miami Beach Community Development Corporation

Founder, New World School of the Arts

Member, Historical Museum of Southern Florida

Member, MOCA (Museum of Contemporary Art) Contemporaries

DANIEL A. WEISS

LIST OF SELECTED PUBLISHED OPINIONS

STATE AND LOCAL AD VALOREM PROPERTY TAXATION:

Supreme court:

Valencia Center, Inc. v. Bystrom, 543 So.2d 214 (Fla. 1989)

Bystrom v. Diaz, 514 So.2d 1072 (Fla. 1987)

Mikos v. Ringling Bros.-Barnum & Bailey Combined Shows, Inc., 497 So.2d 630 (Fla. 1986)

Bystrom v. Whitman, 488 So.2d 520 (Fla. 1986)

District court of appeal:

Robbins v. Yusem, 559 So.2d 1185 (Fla. 3d DCA), rev. den., 569 So.2d 1282 (Fla. 1990)

Miami-Dade Community College Foundation, Inc. v. Metropolitan Dade County, 545 So.2d 324 (Fla. 3d DCA 1989), rev. dism., 563 So.2d 633 (Fla. 1990)

Alanco v. Bystrom, 544 So.2d 217 (Fla. 3d DCA), rev. den., 553 So.2d 1164 (Fla. 1989)

Miami Free Zone Corp. v. Robbins, 542 So.2d 1007 (Fla. 3d DCA 1989)

Bystrom v. Florida Rock Industries, Inc., 513 So.2d 742 (Fla. 3d DCA 1987)

Bystrom v. Hotelerama Associates, Ltd., 511 So.2d 640 (Fla. 3d DCA), dism., 519 So.2d 987 (Fla. 1987)

Land v. State of Florida, Dept. of Revenue, 510 So.2d 606 (Fla. 3d DCA), rev. den., 510 So.2d 606 (Fla. 1987)

Bystrom v. Florida Rock Industries, Inc., 502 So.2d 35 (Fla. 3d DCA), rev. den., 511 So.2d 297 (Fla. 1987)

Hialeah, Inc. v. Dade County, 490 So.2d 998 (Fla. 3d DCA), rev. den., 500 So.2d 544 (Fla. 1986)

Florida Rock Industries, Inc. v. Bystrom, 485 So.2d 442 (Fla. 3d DCA), rev. den., 492 So.2d 1332 (Fla. 1986)

North Shore Medical Center, Inc. v. Bystrom, 461 So.2d 167 (Fla. 3d DCA 1984)

Alcime  v. Bystrom, 451 So.2d 1037 (Fla. 3d DCA 1984)

Liphete v. Stierheim, 455 So.2d 1348 (Fla. 3d DCA), pet. for rev. dism., 458 So.2d 273 (Fla. 1984), Solicitor General invited to file brief, 105 S.Ct. 2355 (1985), cert. denied, 106 S.Ct. 829 (1986)

Autotote Ltd., Inc. v. Bystrom, 454 So.2d 661 (Fla. 3d DCA 1984), rev. den., 461 So.2d 113 (Fla. 1985)

Trial court:

Robbins v. Yusem, 48 Fla. Supp. 2d 156 (Fla. 11th Cir.Ct. 1991)

Robbins v. M.C. Property Management, Inc., 46 Fla. Supp. 2d 79 (Fla. 11th Cir.Ct. 1991)

Robbins v. Lovell, 45 Fla. Supp. 2d 157 (Fla. 11th Cir.Ct. 1990)

Robbins v. Futrell, 45 Fla. Supp. 2d 118 (Fla. 11th Cir.Ct. 1990)

Robbins v. Mori, 44 Fla. Supp. 2d 64  (Fla. 11th Cir.Ct. 1990)

Robbins v. Capo, 42 Fla. Supp. 2d 162 (Fla. 11th Cir.Ct. 1990)

Robbins v. Palm Springs Mile Associates, Ltd., 43 Fla. Supp. 2d 158 ( Fla. 11th Cir.Ct. 1989)

Robbins v. Baumann, 38 Fla. Supp. 2d 129 (Fla. 11th Cir.Ct. 1989)

Robbins v. Capo, 33 Fla. Supp. 2d 45 (Fla. 11th Cir.Ct. 1989)

Bystrom v. Siddha Yoga Dham of Miami, 27 Fla. Supp. 2d 105 (Fla. 11th Cir.Ct. 1987)

Hotelerama Associates, Ltd. v. Bystrom, 24 Fla. Supp. 2d 76 (Fla. 11th Cir.Ct. 1987),

dism., 518 So. 2d 277 (Fla. 3d DCA 1988)

Gould v. Bystrom, 21 Fla. Supp. 2d 126 ( Fla. 11th Cir.Ct. 1987)

Bystrom v. Dupont Plaza Center, Inc., 18 Fla. Supp. 2d 59 (Fla. 11th Cir.Ct. 1986)

Certain Balmoral Condominium Unit Owners  v.  Bystrom, 17 Fla. Supp. 2d 88 ( Fla. 11th Cir.Ct. 1986)

Balmoral Condominium Ass’n, Inc. v. Bystrom, 15  Fla. Supp. 2d 34 (Fla. 11th Cir.Ct. 1985)

Administrative litigation:

In re: Carol Management Corp., 27 Fla. Supp.2d 38 (Dade County P.A.A.B. 1988), rev’d, 559 So.2d 1189 (Fla 3d DCA), rev. den., 576 So.2d 285 (Fla. 1990), on remand, 47 Fla. Supp. 2d 199 (Fla 11th Cir. Ct. 1991)

In re: Missell Investment Corp., 9 Fla. Supp. 2d 177 (Dade County P.A.A.B. 1984)

In re: Babcock Development Co., 6 Fla. Supp. 2d 209 (Dade County P.A.A.B. 1982)


LAND USE, PLANNING AND ZONING:                                                                                                                                                                                                                             

Federal court:

Benjamina Nursery Farm, Inc. and Nextel Communications v. Miami-Dade County, 170 F.Supp.2d 1246 (S.D. Fla. 2001)

State district court of appeal:

Village of Key Biscayne v. Department of Community Affairs, 696 So.2d 495 (Fla. 3d DCA  1997)

Metropolitan Dade County v. Blumenthal, 675 So.2d 610 (Fla. 3d DCA)(en banc), rev.dism., 680 So.2d 421 (Fla. 1996)

Metropolitan Dade County v. Sunlink Corp., 642 So.2d 551 (Fla. 3d DCA 1994)(en banc), rev. den., 651 So.2d 1196 (Fla. 1995)

Metropolitan Dade County v. Timinsky, 598 So.2d 266 (Fla. 3d DCA 1992)

Metropolitan Dade County v. Timinsky, 579 So.2d 356 (Fla. 3d DCA 1991)

State circuit court:

Nextel v.  Miami-Dade County, 9 Fla.L.Weekly Supp. 580b (Fla. 11th Cir. Ct. 2002)

Bonfiglio v. City of Weston, 6 Fla.L.Weekly Supp. 413 (Fla. 17th Cir.Ct. 1999)

Bal Harbour, Inc. v. Bal Harbour Village Council, 6 Fla.L.Weekly Supp. 74 (Fla. 11th Cir.Ct. 1998), cert. denied, 769 So.2d 283 (Fla. 3d DCA 2000)

Harris Associates, Ltd. v. City of Homestead, 6 Fla.L.Weekly Supp. 389 (Fla. 11th Cir.Ct. 1999)

Dunn v. Metropolitan Dade County, 3 Fla.L.Weekly Supp. 672 (Fla. 11th Cir.Ct.), cert.den., 684 So.2d 1366 (Fla. 3d DCA 1996)

Mendez v. Dade County, 3 Fla.L.Weekly Supp. 39 (Fla. 11th Cir.Ct. 1995)

Springmyer v. Metropolitan Dade County, 3 Fla.L.Weekly 17 (Fla. 11th Cir.Ct. 1995)

Lehrman v. Metropolitan Dade County, 1 Fla.L.Weekly Supp. 203 (Fla. 11th Cir.Ct. 1992)

P.J. Birds, Inc. v. Metropolitan Dade County, 1 Fla.L.Weekly Supp. 94 (Fla. 11th Cir.Ct.), dism., (Fla. 3d DCA 1992)

Administrative litigation:

Glentex, Inc. v. Department of Community Affairs and Islamorada, Village of Islands, 2002 WL 231935 (Fla. DOAH 2002)

Tropic Leisure Recreation Development, Inc., 1999 WL 148651 (Fla. DOAH 1999)

 

LABOR LAW:

Paschal v. Florida Department of Labor and Employment Security, Division of Employment Security, 456 U.S. 981 (1982)

Southern Records and Tape Service v. Goldman, 502 So.2d 413 (Fla. 1986)

Metropolitan Dade County v. Sokolowski, 439 So.2d 932 (Fla. 3d DCA 1983), pet. for rev. den., 450 So.2d 488 (Fla. 1984)

Estep v. City of Hollywood, 5 Fla.L.Weekly Supp. 430 (Fla. 17th Cir.Ct. 1998)

Kearson v. City of Miami, 5 Fla.L.Weekly Supp. 425 (Fla. 11th Cir.Ct. 1998)

BANKRUPTCY:

Miami Center Liquidating Trust v. Dade County, 75 B.R. 61 (S.D. Fla.), dism., (11th Cir. 1987)

In re: Inn On The Bay, Ltd., 154 B.R. 364 (Bankr. S.D. Fla. 1993), dism., (S.D. Fla.1993)

In re: Atlantic Millworks, Inc., 1990 WL 123860 (Bankr. S.D. Fla. 1990)

In re: Holywell Corp., 93 B.R. 291 (Bankr. S.D. Fla. 1988)

In re: Neighbors Restaurant, Inc., 84 B.R. 240 (Bankr. S.D. Fla. 1988)

OTHER:

Southeast Aluminum Supply Corp. v. Metropolitan Dade County, 540 So. 2d 241 (Fla. 3d DCA 1989)

Bates v. Raddatz, 9 Fla.L.Weekly Supp. 171 (Fla. 16th Cir.Ct. 2002)

Rhodus v. Islamorada, Village of Islands, 6 Fla.L.Weekly Supp. 277 (Fla. 16th Cir.Ct. 1999)

Batten v. Metropolitan Dade County, 41 Fla.Supp.2d 192 (Fla. 11th Cir.Ct. 1990)