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Ruben Conitzer

Ruben Conitzer

Ruben Conitzer’s legal practice focuses primarily on corporate and real estate transactions.

Ruben regularly represents companies of all sizes in a wide variety of transactions, including issuances and acquisitions of debt and equity instruments, mergers, asset purchases, and real property transactions. In addition, Ruben serves as counsel to companies in a wide variety of internal restructurings and other organizational matters.

Ruben also represents real estate investment companies, developers, and landlords in a wide range of complex real property transactions. Ruben’s activities in the real estate industry often extend beyond those as an attorney and include deal sourcing, organizing property assemblages, transaction syndications, and more.

Ruben was previously a member of PricewaterhouseCoopers’ national tax practice in Washington, D.C. In Washington, Ruben represented both public and private companies on corporate tax issues in the mergers & acquisitions arena and regularly obtained private letter rulings from the I.R.S. Prior to founding Ruben Conitzer, P.A., Ruben also practiced law with a downtown Miami boutique law firm where his practice focused on representing hedge funds and family offices. During law school, Ruben served as a judicial intern to the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Florida.


LL.M. in Taxation, University of Miami School of Law
Certificate in International Taxation
Graduate Tax Scholarship Recipient
Tax Section of the Florida Bar LL.M. Scholarship Recipient
Dean’s Scholarschip Recipient
Cali Excellence for the Future Award: Corporate Tax

LL.M. in Estate Planning, University of Miami School of Law
Philip E. Heckerling Scholarship Recipient

J.D., University of Miami School of Law, summa cum laude
Order of the Coif
Tax Section of the Florida Bar J.D. Scholarship Recipient
Outstanding Merit Scholarship
Business Law Review
Cali Excellence for the Future Award: Evidence

B.A., Florida International University
Certificate, Cornell University
Hotel Real Estate Investments & Asset Management


Admitted in Florida, Bar No. 0100907


  • Real Estate Sales Assoc., Lic. No. 3311097, Hudson Capital Realty, LLC
  • Florida Notary Public, Notary ID No. 1471524, Comm. Exp. July 4, 2020
  • Land Use & Environmental Law Section of the Florida Bar, Member
  • Real Property & Probate Law Section of the Florida Bar, Member
  • Tax Section of the Florida Bar, Member