Miami, FL, November 1, 2023 – Zoning and public policy expert Rachel Streitfeld is now of counsel at Caldera Law, expanding the firm’s real estate practice with her extensive knowledge of local ordinances, county requirements, and statewide regulatory frameworks.
Streitfeld has an impressive history of guiding her clients through the land development process while navigating rich political contexts and sensitive development environments. Previously, she managed a boutique zoning practice at Bright Side Legal, where she obtained unanimous approvals for land development entitlements and facilitated dramatic reductions in fines and painless lien releases for property owners.
“Rachel will play a key role in expanding our real estate practice during this time of growth for the firm,”said Managing Partner Ben Wolkov. “Her wide-ranging public policy experience and skill in a public hearing setting will be a valuable asset to our growing real estate client base.”
Streitfeld is an authority on sea level rise adaptation and preparation of the built environment for changing future conditions. Her past clients include prestigious private schools, luxury malls, religious institutions, short-term rental operators, single-family homeowners, industrial and warehouse facilities, small businesses, developers, and local governments such as the City of South Miami and the Town of Palm Beach. Streitfeld also serves as a City Commissioner for North Bay Village.
“As a native Floridian, I’m excited to be joining Caldera Law while there are so many exciting things happening in South Florida real estate,” said Streitfeld. “I was attracted to the firm’s common-sense approach to working with clients. I look forward to working with such a smart, skilled team that is also so incredibly down to earth and great at fostering relationships.”
About Caldera Law
Caldera Law is a forward-thinking, full-service boutique law firm based in the Little River neighborhood of Miami. Representing corporate clients, top restaurants, chefs, entertainers, and entrepreneurs and serving international clients in Latin America and Europe, the firm brings a client-focused, common-sense approach to its corporate, real estate, litigation, hospitality, and intellectual property practice.