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Michael W. Moskowitz, Esquire

Fort Lauderdale Office
800 Corporate Drive, Suite 500
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33334
Phone: 954-491-2000

mmoskowitz[at]mmsslaw.com
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Mr. Moskowitz is a founder and managing partner of the firm, and is the head of its commercial litigation department.  He was admitted to the New York Bar and Florida Bar in 1978; the District of Columbia Bar in 1979, the United States District Court, Southern District of Florida including Trial Bar in 1980; U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit in 1981; U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit, 1981, U.S. Supreme Court, 1985.  He attended New York University where he received his Bachelor of Arts degree and graduated magna cum laude in 1974 and attended Brooklyn Law School where he received his J.D. degree and graduated Cum Laude in 1977.  Mr. Moskowitz was a member of Phi Beta Kappa, Coat of Arms Society, and the Justinian Society as well as a recipient of the American Jurisprudence Award for Trusts.  Mr. Moskowitz actively practices in all areas of governmental approval, land use, commercial litigation, real estate and health care law with emphasis on complex commercial litigation.  Mr. Moskowitz also provides counsel to various governmental units, including on land use, planning and redevelopment issues. In addition, he is a member of the Broward County Bar Association, New York State Bar Association and American Bar Association.   He is a member of the Florida Bar of which he is a member of the Trial Lawyers Section. Mr. Moskowitz has been active in many civic, political and community organizations.  He served as a member of the Board of Governors for Nova Southeastern University, Center for Psychological Studies, 1989 - 1999.  Mr. Moskowitz currently serves as a member of the Board of Governors, Nova Southeastern University Law School a/k/a Shepard Broad School of Law, 1996 - present.  Mr. Moskowitz served as a member of the Board of Directors, Homeless Initiative Partnership Advisory Board 1997 - 2000.  Mr. Moskowitz served by appointment by Governor Lawton Chiles on the Board of Directors for Community Health Purchasing Alliance (CHPA) from 1996 – 2000.  He served as a Commissioner for the North Broward Hospital District, 1998 – 2001.  Mr. Moskowitz also served on the Board of Directors for the Boys and Girls Club of Broward County, 1999 – 2005, and served on the Broward County Charter Review Commission, 2000 – 2002.  Mr. Moskowitz presently serves as a Member on the Board of Directors of Legacy Bank, 2006 – present.  In addition to handling complex commercial litigation, Mr. Moskowitz actively represents clients in the governmental approval process and also represents clients in numerous health care issues.  Mr. Moskowitz is also a certified circuit court mediator handling select complex matters. AV peer review rated by Martindale-Hubbell.