May 30, 2018
Orlando, FL- Lowndes, Drosdick, Doster, Kantor & Reed, P.A. is pleased to announce that shareholder Gary Kaleita has been awarded the Living with Wildlife Award by the Florida Wildlife Federation (FWF) for his dedication to both humans and wildlife, and his willingness to take a lead role in ensuring the sustainability of the Florida black bear. Since 1936, the FWF has united Floridians throughout the state who are determined to ensure that wildlife and our fragile environment have a voice. Gary is actively involved in promoting bear-wise communities as a member of the Fish & Wildlife Conservation Commission’s Stakeholder Group for the Central Bear Management Unit.
At the firm, Kaleita focuses his legal practice in Real Estate Development, Finance and Transactions, Condominiums, Commercial Leasing, Commercial Lending, and Title Insurance. He has handled purchases, sales and financings of numerous commercial and residential projects in Florida, including office, industrial, retail, multi-family, single-family, condominium, resort, hotel and golf course properties. He has prepared and negotiated contracts for sale and purchase, performed due diligence investigations, and handled all aspects of closings, including issuance of title insurance and legal opinions. He has performed tax free exchanges (both forward and reverse) under Section 1031 of the Internal Revenue Code, and has handled closings for housing revenue bond financing transactions with the Florida Housing Finance Corporation and various local housing finance authorities.
Founded in Orlando, Florida in 1969, Lowndes, Drosdick, Doster, Kantor & Reed, P.A. is a multi-discipline business law firm. Our attorneys represent corporate, entrepreneurial and individual clients across a myriad of industries locally, nationally and beyond our borders, from offices in Orlando, Mount Dora and Melbourne, and through Meritas, an established global alliance of independent law firms offering local insight, local rates and world-class client service. LOCAL ROOTS. BROAD REACH.SM