To further support its client-driven business strategy, the law firm of LeClairRyan has expanded into Florida, opening an office in Boca Raton under the leadership of shareholder Robert A. Wayne. With the new location in Boca Raton, LeClairRyan now has offices in 15 states and the District of Columbia. The firm has approximately 350 attorneys nationwide.
“The opening of the office in Florida is consistent with LeClairRyan’s strategic focus of comprehensively serving the needs of our clients,” said Chief Executive Officer C. Erik Gustafson. “Florida is particularly significant to our clients’ operations, and the opening of our office in Boca Raton will better serve our support of our clients and their legal needs. Bob has long handled our clients’ commercial real estate matters in Florida, and we look forward to expanding those services and other services with Bob’s leadership of the office.”
Wayne’s practice primarily focuses on real estate transactions, including structuring complex real estate purchases and sales, financings and leases, and development, zoning and construction matters. He also has extensive experience in commercial litigation and arbitration matters relating to corporate, real estate, partnership, joint venture, construction and other business disputes.
“I am looking forward to assisting new and current clients with their legal needs in Florida,” said Wayne. “I am also looking forward to working with the firm’s leadership to grow and develop the Boca Raton office.”
LeClairRyan’s Boca Raton office is located at 433 Plaza Real, Suite 275.