Gabriel Nieto represents clients on complex matters involving regulatory programs; environmental regulations; development approvals and land use restrictions; and, public procurement and contracting. He also maintains an active civil litigation practice representing clients in various litigation capacities, including administrative hearings, federal and state civil litigation and appeals, over various governmental matters.
Mr. Nieto routinely interacts with environmental agencies in Florida, including the Florida DEP and South Florida Water Management District on both permitting and litigation matters. He has appeared in some of the most significant environmental matters involving those agencies, including the various challenges to the regulations, permits and environmental programs, as well numerous matters involving the licensing and permitting of large scale projects, including numerous electric power plants, the Homestead-Miami Speedway and other large-scale developments. In addition to environmental permits, Gabe’s land use practice covers development permits from state, regional planning council, water management district, and local government comprehensive planning and zoning agencies.