Bercow Radell & Fernandez has promoted Melissa Tapanes Llahues and Michael “Mickey” Marrero from associates to named partners of the Miami zoning and land use firm.
Tapanes Llahues represents property owners, developers, corporate and institutional clients in federal, state, regional, county and municipal forums on an array of growth management, land use, zoning, subdivision, site planning, permitting, code enforcement, environmental, historic preservation, archaeological, and aviation matters.
Marrero primarily represents clients with development approvals throughout South Florida. He also specializes in historic preservation reviews, code enforcement proceedings and building code appeals. Before joining the firm, Marrero practiced land use, government relations and municipal law at Weiss Serota Helfman Pastoriza Cole & Boniske. He also has served as an Assistant City Attorney for the municipalities of Miami Lakes, Marathon and Islamorada.