Richard J. Burton

Richard J. Burton
Richard J. Burton

Managing Partner
rb@theburtonfirm.com

Professional Accomplishments

  • Metropolitan Miami-Dade County Fire and Rescue Commissioner, 1986 – 1990
  • Vice Chairman, Miami-Dade County Fire Commission, 1988-1992
  • Legislative drafter of the 1973 Florida Residential Landlord Tenant Act.
  • Represented builders, developers, large and small, in corporate representation and litigation.
  • Represents developers on multi-use projects with budgets of over one billion in the cities of Miami and New York.
  • Has expertise in boutique hotel operation, construction management and litigation for private investors, owners and operators.
  • Founder of the pre-cursor to The Fire Rescue System of America.
  • Founder of the Medical Commission on Human Rights, Washington, 1969-71(MCHR).
  • Represented and acted as an advisor to the Federal Aviation Administration
  • Managing Partner, The Foreclosure Project

Education

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