Bruce Bennett is the Director of Government Relations at The Victoria Law Group. His area of practice is focused primarily on banking, corporate, and legislative matters on the state and federal levels. In this capacity, Mr. Bennett provides strategic advice to municipal, corporate, educational, construction, trade association and organizational clients on a broad range of government relations, financial, and international policy matters.
With more than 20 years of experience serving the public and private sectors, Mr. Bennett began his career in Washington, D.C. working as a legislative representative on Capitol Hill on behalf of the City of New York. Since that time, he has worked on national domestic policy issues and on international business, development and security matters in Europe, Asia, the Middle East, Africa and South America. He has also specialized in corporate legislative issues on behalf of a Fortune 500 company in the area of Internet security and data privacy matters on Capitol Hill as well as with several state legislatures.
As a public servant, he has been very active in his community. Mr. Bennett has been recognized on Capitol Hill for the work that he has done on behalf of homeless families in the Washington, D.C. area. He has also spoken at conferences in Brazil that focused on street children, worked on environmental issues in Haiti and on food security matters in Ethiopia. Finally, he represented Georgetown University Law Center in a prison educational program designed to help people transition back into the local community. He is a graduate of Georgetown University Law Center where he focused on International Law and Trade Matters. He received his undergraduate degree from the University of California at Los Angeles, where he majored in Political Science/International Relations. He is a member of the Washington, D.C. Bar.
He also completed the Strategic Public-Sector Negotiation Program at the Kennedy School of Government in Cambridge, Massachusetts and the International Conflict Resolution Program at the United States Institute for Peace, Bethesda, Maryland. He currently serves on several boards including Our Kids, Inc., The Beacon Council’s Executive Committee, and The Latin Builders Association.
Bruce presently splits his time between Washington, D.C. and Miami.
The Victoria Law Group is a Florida-based law firm which operates under the principle that our clients deserve nothing less than the highest quality legal representation.
We are a multicultural and multilingual law firm.
We are Local, National, and Global in nature, reflective of the city of our headquarters, the dynamic, cosmopolitan, and international ‘paella’ which is the Republic of Miami:
Local in that we handle matters which disproportionately impact Florida (International Business Law, Real Estate, and Business Immigration). National in that we work with national clients who call Florida or Latin America home. Global in that we serve clients who gateway through Florida to transact business around the world.
We handle the full gamut of legal matters, from the routine corporate formation all the way through the complex cross-border transaction.
The Victoria Law Group consists of competent and dependable attorneys and legal professionals who are highly knowledgeable in the field of real estate law. Our team of legal professionals has assisted several residential and commercial clients with various legal matters associated with real estate including but not limited to the preparation and revision of contracts, acquisition of properties, refinances, foreclosures, deeds-in-lieu of foreclosure, short sales, landlord tenant disputes, eminent domain, leasing as well as enforcements and evictions.
There is no case too complex for The Victoria Law Group to handle. We understand Miami Real Estate; we were built for Miami Real Estate. We know how important the real estate industry is to the global economy and we work hard to provide our clients with the best solution for all their legal needs.
Representation in our Real Estate Practice Area includes sales, leases, title insurance and other transactions in addition to structuring complex sale and acquisition agreements and negotiating and closing complex mortgage financing on behalf of lenders and developers.