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Lowndes Welcomes Joe Kovecses as Of Counsel to Land Use Practice

October 12, 2022

Lowndes is pleased to announce that Joe Kovecses has joined the firm as of counsel in the firm’s Land Use, Zoning & Environmental Group. His practice focuses on helping property owners, developers and business owners on state and local requirements to obtain and defend land use and development approvals.

“We are excited to welcome Joe to the firm,” said Rebecca Wilson, chair of the Land Use, Zoning & Environmental Group at Lowndes. “We know that his unique experience will further enhance our ability to help clients navigate the ever-changing landscape of Florida’s complicated land use regulations.”

An experienced litigator, Kovecses has successfully handled disputes arising from a wide range of land use matters, including issues related to zoning, comprehensive plan amendments, and ingress and egress easements.

Kovecses also handles a variety of complex real estate and business litigation cases in state and federal courts, spanning areas such as partnership disputes, commercial real estate litigation, commercial lien foreclosures and evictions, property insurance matters, and general commercial disputes. His extensive experience covers all aspects of litigation, including depositions, evidentiary hearings, mediation, arbitration, and both jury and non-jury trials.

About Lowndes

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


Joseph

Joe Kovecses focuses his practice on land use, zoning and real estate development matters throughout Florida. Florida’s complicated regulatory environment can be difficult to navigate. Joe guides property owners, developers and business owners each step of the way through the maze of ever-changing state and local requirements, helping them to obtain and defend land use and development approvals. An experienced litigator, Joe has successfully handled disputes arising from land use matters, including issues related to zoning, comprehensive plan amendments, and ingress and egress easements.

Joe also handles a variety of complex real estate and business litigation cases in state and federal courts, spanning areas such as partnership disputes, commercial real estate litigation, commercial lien foreclosures and evictions, property insurance matters, and general commercial disputes. His extensive experience covers all aspects of litigation, including depositions, evidentiary hearings, mediation, arbitration, and both jury and non-jury trials.

Joe is a member of The Florida Bar and is admitted to practice before the United States District Courts for the Northern, Middle, and Southern Districts of Florida. He is also a member of the George C. Young American Inn of Court.
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