Juan Loumiet is a seasoned attorney whose real estate, hospitality, corporate, and finance career spans decades.
Prior to joining Weiss Serota in 2021, Juan practiced at Greenberg Traurig in Miami for more than four decades, where he also founded that firm’s bankruptcy practice and served in various leadership positions.
Juan represents developers of high-end hotels, resorts and mixed-use projects in the U.S., the Caribbean and Latin America, negotiating complex joint ventures, hotel and resort management agreements, loans and leases. Prior to joining Weiss Serota, his most recent transactions included the merger of the Ritz-Carlton South Beach with the Sagamore Hotel, the assemblage of the Raleigh, Richmond and South Seas hotels in Miami Beach, and the development of the newest Ritz-Carlton Hotel in New York City and Icon Park in Orlando.
Juan has also served as counsel to financial institutions, providing advice with respect to construction, development and permanent loans for major projects, national and foreign property owners, developers, and hotel companies. He has underwritten title insurance policies issued for properties acquired or financed in Caribbean and Latin American jurisdictions and has been involved as counsel in major bankruptcies representing debtors, creditors and acquirers. Juan has also represented corporate entities across multiple industries, from software companies to major automobile dealers.
University of Miami School of Law, J.D., magna cum laude, 1973
Yale University, B.A., cum laude, 1971