FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
January 7, 2021
Contact:Eric W. Boyer, Esq.
305.670.1101 Ext. 1023
DEBORAH L. MOSKOWITZ ELECTED CHAIR OF THE ORANGE COUNTY BOARD OF ZONING ADJUSTMENT
ORLANDO ― Deborah L. Moskowitz, Managing Partner of the firm’s Orlando office, has been elected by her fellow commissioners to serve as Chair of the Orange County Board of Zoning Adjustment. Created in 1993, the board consists of 7 board members appointed by each District County Commissioner and an at large member appointed by the County Mayor. The board makes recommendations to the Board of County Commissioners on Variances, Special Exceptions, and Appeals to the Zoning Manager’s determination in the enforcement of zoning regulations. Ms. Moskowitz served as the Vice-Chair of the board last year and has served as the District 4 Commissioner over the terms of two separate County Commissioners.
Ms. Moskowitz counsels businesses on structure, various aspects of operations and risk management. Her practice is mostly emphasized in the defense of health care professionals and entities including: doctors, nurses, physical therapists, advanced registered nurse practitioners, hospitals, nursing homes, assisted living facilities and CCRCs. She also represents a number of major car dealerships as well as hospitality groups. Ms. Moskowitz also handles employment litigation, professional liability, as well as the defense of personal injury and premises liability matters.
She has attained the highest Peer Review Rating of AV® Preeminent from the Martindale Hubbell Law Directory and is a Fellow of the American Bar Foundation, an honor limited to approximately one percent of the lawyers in a particular state.
A graduate of the University of Miami, where she received a Bachelor of Science in 1994, Ms. Moskowitz earned her Juris Doctor in 1997 from the Cumberland School of Law at Samford University in Birmingham, Alabama.
Ms. Moskowitz is admitted to practice in the states of Florida, Illinois, Tennessee and Texas. She is also licensed to practice before the Supreme Court of the United States, the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals, the Middle and Northern Districts of Florida and the Western District of Michigan.
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