Condominium & Planned Development Law
Appellate – Civil
Juris Doctor, St. Thomas University School of Law, 2008
Bachelor of Science, Political Science, University of Florida, 2004
United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida, 2009
Represented a Condominium Association against a roofing company foreclosing on a mechanic’s lien. Obtained a release of the lien, dismissal of the foreclosure with prejudice, and a recovery of legal fees for the Association.
Defended a Condominium Association against a lawsuit for wrongful towing. Obtained a Final Summary Judgment in favor of the Condominium Association.
Successfully defended homeowners in improper Code Enforcement proceedings.
City of Cooper City, Special Magistrate (2019-present)
Davie-Cooper City Chamber of Commerce, Legal Counsel and Member of the Board of Directors Member of the Governance Committee
City of Cooper City, Member of the Business Advisory Board
Awards & Honors
Martindale-Hubbard AV Rated Attorney*
Martindale-Hubbell Client Review Rating of 5.0 out of 5.0
*Martindale-Hubbell® is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Ratings™ fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.
Frank, Weinberg & Black, P.L.
Law Offices of Charles Restrepo, Esq., P.A.
Community Association Board Member Certification Course
Budgets and Banking Course for LCAMs
Fluent in Hebrew
Proficient in American Sign Language
Committed to Excellence
Hofit N. Lottenberg is the Founder and Managing Partner of Lottenberg Law. Although her practice is diverse, Ms. Lottenberg focuses her practice on business and real estate litigation, with an emphasis on community association representation. Hofit prides herself on providing responsive, effective, and practical legal advice to her clients
Hofit is a “first call” community association lawyer who regularly counsels associations and their board members in connection with a variety of matters including corporate governance, compliance, violations, collections, and foreclosures. She often finds herself in court, representing clients in civil litigation matters, including breach of contract, breach of fiduciary duty, foreclosure of liens, unjust enrichment, trespass, evictions, claims for surplus funds, and tortious interference.
Ms. Lottenberg also has significant involvement in local government and business matters. Hofit serves as Special Magistrate for The City of Cooper City, where she presides over code enforcement hearings. She also serves as Legal Counsel to The Greater Davie/Cooper City Chamber of Commerce and as a board member for The City of Cooper City Business Advisory Board.
Hofit enjoys educating the community, including new community association board members for whom she regularly organizes lectures to satisfy their statutory Board Member Certification, as promulgated by the DBPR, as well as providing continuing educatiom credits for Licensed Community Association Managers.
Hofit is fluent in Hebrew and proficient in American Sign Language. In her free time she enjoys boat captaining, live music, and spending time with her family.