Leigh Ann Buzyniski is a Partner in the Orlando office of Shutts & Bowen where she is a member of the Real Estate practice group.
A Martindale-Hubbell AV®-rated attorney, Leigh Ann focuses her practice on real estate law and governmental agency representation. She has represented private parties in corporate and real estate matters, including corporate formation and maintenance; mergers and acquisitions, real estate acquisition, financing and development; affordable housing; land use and zoning matters; permitting; leasing; condominium law; structuring of private land-use restrictions and property owner associations; documentary and intangible tax issues; and ad valorem property tax matters. She has also represented various Community Development Districts and homeowners associations.
Leigh Ann has served as counsel to local government entities such as the Central Florida Regional Transportation Authority, the School Board of Orange County, Florida, Orlando-Orange County Expressway Authority and the Greater Orlando Aviation Authority in matters including facilities, procurement, bid disputes, government in the sunshine and public records, interlocal agreements, and regulatory compliance.
- University of Alabama School of Law, J.D., 1993
- Alabama Law Review, Student Works Editor
- Bench and Bar Legal Honor Society
- President, International Law Society
- University of Alabama at Birmingham, B.S., Finance, French, cum laude, 1990
- Martindale-Hubbell AV® Preeminent peer review rating