At Goodkind & Florio, P.A. we represent a variety of clients, including individuals, small businesses and large corporations. Due to the unique experiences and qualifications of our attorneys, we are well positioned to provide
our clients with a wide breadth of experience and knowledge that usually can only be obtained from a larger group of attorneys and business consultants.
We offer both legal and business expertise in connection with transactions and in complex litigation (at both trial and appellate levels), involving a number of different substantive areas, including but not limited to commercial and residential real estate transactions, real estate development (including commercial, office, multi-family, mixed use and residential projects), leasing, construction, business organizations and structure, partnership and shareholder agreements, employment law, mergers and acquisitions, insurance, real estate financing (acquisition, construction and mezzanine) and telecommunications.
We are an approved title agent for Chicago Title Insurance Company and Fidelity National Title Insurance Company, which are two of the largest underwriters of real estate title insurance in the country. By providing customized outside general counsel services to our clients, we are able to economically and efficiently provide legal services consistent with our client’s fundamental business goals.
Brian is conversationally proficient in Spanish. He lives in Coconut Grove with his wife Jo-Ann Forster, and together they have three children and four grandchildren.
Kenneth regularly represents developers in connection with their acquisition, financing, development, construction and sale of retail, office, mixed-use, multifamily and residential projects. He leads the firms commercial leasing practice and routinely represents landlords and tenants in connection with the leasing of retail and office space.
Kenneth received his law degree from the University of Miami School of Law and was a member of the University of Miami Business Law Review. He graduated from the University of Central Florida, receiving a Bachelor of Arts in political science with a minor in English writing.
Kenneth is a member of the Florida Bar, the Southern District of Florida and the Real Property, Probate & Trust Section of the Florida Bar.
Vanessa received her law degree from the University of Miami School of Law (J.D. 2018, magna cum laude). She attended Duke University where she studied game theory and received a Bachelor of Arts, with honors, in Economics and a minor in Political Science.
Vanessa is highly analytical and has an eclectic background as a professional poker player. During her tenure as a professional poker player she amassed more than $4 million in poker tournament winnings worldwide, rising the ranks and earning a spot as one of the top female poker players in the world. Vanessa speaks French fluently and enjoys spending time with her three sons.