Ms. Kiefer is based in Clearwater and has extensive municipal, land use, administrative, transactional, litigation and appellate experience, including but not limited to issues relating to sovereign immunity, Sunshine law, ethics law, public records law, wastewater treatment, law enforcement procedures, and code enforcement, both at the local, trial and appellate levels. She brings more than 10 years of experience serving as an appointed city attorney for Florida cities and towns.
Ms. Kiefer has counseled elected officials and civil servants at hundreds of quasi-judicial public hearings on a multitude of matters, including land use amendments, variances, rezoning, comprehensive planning, code compliance, and law enforcement protocols.
She provides simple and effective drafting of all types of local government ordinance provisions, advisory memorandums evaluating municipal Home Rule authority and lawfulness of proposed government actions, city attorney bond opinions, financial audit opinions, code enforcement strategies including eradicating blight, Chapter 163 development agreements, government contract negotiations and oversight, government procurement, and the interpretation, prosecution and defense of municipal claims.
Ms. Kiefer also advocates for private clients by conveying concise and effective information to government officials while working with technical consultants to maximize project success.
Ms. Kiefer can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org or at (941) 270-9692.
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