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What An Opportunity!

Estrellita S. Sibila writes about the economic impact on South Florida’s “Opportunity Zones” in this article published in Brickell Magazine’s March 2019 issue. Learn more about the local impact in the Miami-Dade area plus eligible benefits and the long term play for investors. Read More

Opportunity Zones

Savvy investors are taking advantage of new Opportunity Zone investments with tax laws that allow significant deferrals — or complete elimination — of capital gains for long-term investments aimed to spark economic development. Written by Estrellita S. Sibila   Read the Full Article

Stroke of Genius

Partner and Shareholder, Estrellita S. Sibila shares tips for art collectors on the best ways to document and preserve your valuable art collection. “The first step for any properly Curated Art Collection is to organize it by creating an archive of the pieces in your existing collection and continue to update it as you add (or subtract) pieces.” Read More

Office Space Redux

Brickell Magazine November 2018 feature “Office Space Redux” regarding the purchase of Sibila Lage, PLLC new headquarters in downtown Coral Gables.   “Office space and design speak volumes about a company’s brand and values,” says Partner Estrellita S. Sibila.  Read More

Dishing With…Platicas y Platillos

Image of InDoral "Dishing With Estrellita S. Sibila" Article published in InDoral Magazine, September 2018. Photo of Fracesca Cruz and Estrellita S. Sibila sitting at table.

Estrellita S. Sibila joins award willing journalist Francesca Cruz for “Dishing With…Platicas y Platillos,” an intimate interview published in InDoral Magazine’s September 2018 Edition.  Read More

Best of Miami: Planning Law Recognition

Image Headline: Miami Today Best of Miami 2018 Celebrating 35th Anniversary.

Estrellita S. Sibila featured in Miami Today‘s Best of Miami 2018:  “Those Who Plan To Guide The Positive Growth of Miami.” Estrellita talks about land development, zoning laws, and the impact of affordability and sustainability.  Read More

Brickell Magazine’s Top 20 Under 40

Image of Brickell Magazine Top 20 Professionals Under Forty Published 2018. Featuring Jacqueline M. Lage. Full body Photo of Jacqueline M. Lage.Jacqueline M. Lage Named Top 20 Under 40 ” Jacqueline M. Lage featured in Brickell Magazine‘s coveted “Top 20 Under 40 Next Generation Business Leaders. As one of Miami’s leading Real Estate, Corporate & Estate Planning attorneys, Jacqueline M. Lage has seen it all — from working on complex real estate transactions to negotiating agreements for businesses, banks, marinas, restaurants, schools, fitness centers, and hotels.  Read More

Editor’s Pick: Key Biscayne Annual Guide

Image of Key Biscayne Magazine 2018 Annual Guide. 2018 in large print with each filled with a different image: concert venue, yoga studio, light house, children playing outside.Sibila Lage featured as Editor’s Pick in Key Biscayne Magazine’s 2018 Annual Guide. Sibila + Lage is a boutique law firm offering domestic and international clients sophisticated legal representation in real estate and corporate matters. They are leaders, thinkers, and efficient problem-solvers. “Read More

Big Deals

Photo image of Estrellita S. Sibila sitting next to Jacqueline M. Lage, both looking over document. Also pictured, Lady Justice atop of two books (left) and abstract painting (right).Sibila Lage partners Estrellita S. Sibila and Jacqueline M. Lage featured in “Big Deals” article in Brickell Magazine. When it comes to the fine print behind some of the most complex transactions in Miami’s ever-changing skyline, real estate and corporate law firm Sibila Lage welcome any and all challenges with open arms. Read Their Full Story

Editor’s Pick: Key Biscayne Annual Guide

 Sibila Lage featured as Editor’s Pick in Key Biscayne Magazine’s 2017 Annual Guide: “They are leaders, thinkers, and efficient problem solvers.” Sibila + Lage are trusted advisors for their clients.  Read More

Jacqueline M. Lage authors Success Law column “Before Year’s End”

Image of four stacks of coins increasing in size ending with an upward pointing arrow. The numbers 2017 are also ascending on top of the stacks of coins.If you’ve been thinking about buying or selling real estate, your attorney can help you evaluate how the timing of the deal – and the current tax code – can affect your bottom line. She shares tips for mortgage deductions, seller savings, gift tax, and capitalize incentives.  Read More

Editor’s Pick: Key Biscayne Annual Guide

Image of Key Biscayne 2016 Annual Guide with 2016 in large print. Each number filled with different image: woman playing tennis, man woman and girl on bench outside, lighthouse, sail boat in ocean.Sibila Lage featured as Editor’s Pick in Key Biscayne Magazine 2016 Annual Guide  as a leading Miami law firm focused on helping clients navigate real estate law, acquisitions, land use and more. Read More

Estrellita S. Sibila authors Success Law column “Objectionable Fashion”

Image of Brickell Magazine Objectionable Fashion Feature. Photo of people wearing formal attire.Objectionable Fashion: Top lawyers from various firms around town confidentially share fashion faux pas from the courtroom to the negotiation table that will make you scream: “I object!”  She shares tips on local fashion preferences, heel hazards, windy woes, and family ties.  Read More

Estrellita S. Sibila authors Success Law column “Restaurant Rules”

Image of Brickell Magazine Restaurant Rules Feature. Photo of woman laying on couch.Restaurant Rules: Picking the right neighborhood for your new restaurant can be quite the undertaking, but finding the space to fire up your oven is even more important. Before you sign a lease or even consider buying a location, you must do your due diligence to make sure you find the perfect place to serve up your culinary creations.   Read More

Estrellita S. Sibila Receives National “Mujer Legendaria de Ford” Honor

Image Soy Una Mujer Legendaria with Ford Logo.Ford Motor Company recognizes Estrellita S. Sibila as one of 20 Latinas in the US making a difference with the “Mujeres Legendarias de Ford” award for Safety in recognition for her work in influencing public policy and working towards implementing changes that have positive and long-lasting effects.

Does Engagement Matter?

Estrellita S. Sibila speaks at Social Good Summit Miami 2014 panel “Does Engagement Matter” along with Commissioner Daniella Levine Cava and representatives of the University of Miami,  Miami Foundation, The Lab Miami, Knight Foundation and Our City Thoughts.

Changing The (Old) Guard In Miami: Meet Our Emerging Leaders

Estrellita S. Sibila speaks at Good Government Initiative Community Conversation “Changing The (Old) Guard In Miami: Meet Our Emerging Leaders” along with representatives of University of Miami, The Beacon Council, Leadership Miami, New Leaders Council and Miami Fellows.

Top Lawyers Discuss Land Use Regulations of Marijuana-Related Uses

Estrellita S. Sibila, Chair of Dade County Bar Association‘s Environmental & Land Use Law Committee, organized and moderated seminar on “Land Use Regulations of Marijuana-Related Uses” in downtown Miami.

Top 20 Professional Under Forty Recognition

Estrellita S. Sibila recognized as the next generation of business leaders in Brickell Magazine’s highly coveted “Top 20 Professionals Under Forty” list. Read More

Super Lawyer Rising Star Land Use/Zoning Attorney Recognition

Estrellita S. Sibila earns coveted “2013-2014 Florida Rising Star – Land Use/Zoning Attorney” recognition by Super Lawyer Magazine. No more than 2.5 percent of Florida attorneys are named to the Rising Stars list. Read More

Philanthropy Innovation Award Recipient

Estrellita S. Sibila recognized as local community hero and honored by Unite4Good with “Philanthropy Innovation Award” at their Day Of Unity Celebration.

Entrepreneur Radio Interview

Entrepreneur Radio’s Marcy Rosenbaum interviews Estrellita S. Sibila in segment titled “Leadership Entrepreneur and Creator of PhilanthroFest Estrellita S. Sibila.

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Charity Star Feature

Estrellita S. Sibila profiled in Key Biscayne Magazine‘s Hero Feature titled “Charity Star.”  Read More

Miami Club Leader of The Future

Estrellita S. Sibila was recognized as a national Hispanic leader and selected for “Miami Club Leaders Of The Future” by Latino Leaders Magazine

Six Floridians Who Make An Impact

Estrellita S. Sibila featured in The Miami Herald Special Giving Section article entitled “Six South Floridians Who Make An Impact.” Read More

The Achiever: Estrellita S. Sibila

Miami Today profiles lawyer, green advocate Estrellita S. Sibila in The Achiever cover story “Green Advocacy As A Legal Calling.” Read the article

Definitions and Goal Setting Keys to Green Development

Estrellita S. Sibila publishes an article “Definitions and Goal Setting Keys to Green Development” in Florida Real Estate Journal. Read More

Sustainable Florida Initiatives Proliferate Local Codes in 2009

Estrellita S. Sibila publishes article “Sustainable Florida Initiatives Proliferate Local Codes in 2009” in Florida Real Estate Journal. Read the article

Staying Lean and Green

Estrellita S. Sibila quoted in National Real Estate Investor Magazine article “Staying Lean and Green” about building efficiency and property management pitfalls. Read the article

Green Crises Averted: Tips For Avoiding The Pitfalls of Green Building

Estrellita S. Sibila quoted in Design Develop Construct Journal article “Green Crises Averted” regarding design team integration and development considerations in green vs. traditional buildings. Read the article

40 Under 40 Outstanding Lawyers of Miami Dade County Recognition

Estrellita S. Sibila honored by Cystic Fibrosis Foundation as “40 Under 40 Outstanding Lawyers of Miami Dade County” at their annual gala where she delivered on her commitment to raising over $2000 to help the Foundation realize its mission of controlling and curing cystic fibrosis. Read the article

Rising Star Land Use/Zoning Attorney Recognition

Estrellita S. Sibila earns coveted “2009-2010 Rising Star – Land Use/Zoning Attorney” recognition by Super Lawyer Magazine. No more than 2.5 percent of Florida attorneys are named to the Rising Stars list.  Read More

HYPE Go Getter Award Recipient

Estrellita S. Sibila named the winner of Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce “Go Getter Award” presented by the HYPE Miami young professionals committee. The inaugural awards luncheon recognizes Miami-Dade’s brightest young professionals who have demonstrated outstanding achievement and innovation. Read the article

40 Under 40 Rising Stars of Commercial Real Estate Recognition

Estrellita S. Sibila named “40 Under 40 Rising Stars of Commercial Real Estate” by Real Estate Florida Journal. The list includes 40 rising real estate professionals throughout the state in brokerage, development, and law. Read the article

2009 Up & Coming Attorney Recognition

Estrellita S. Sibila featured in Florida Legal Elite‘s exclusive “Best Up & Coming Florida Attorneys” list which includes only the top 2% of active Florida Bar members who practice in Florida as rated by their peers. See the list

30 Under 30 In Commercial Real Estate Recognition

Estrellita S. Sibila named to Real Estate Florida’s “30 Under 30” list which honors the best real estate professionals throughout the State of Florida. Read the article

Bail Out, Down Market And Economy Debated By Experts

Estrellita S. Sibila speaks at Realtor Association of Greater Miami and the Beaches and Coral Gables Chamber of Commerce Residential Real Estate Outlook Panel and quoted in Miami Today article “Bailout Downmarket and Economy Debated By Experts” regarding how foreclosures and abandoned properties affect neighborhood property values. Read the article

How Florida Cities Are Taking Action With Green Initiatives

Estrellita S. Sibila quoted in Vive Magazine article “Where The Green Grass Grows” regarding environmental policies adopted by Florida State legislature and local municipalities. Read the article

2007 Year In Review

Estrellita S. Sibila quoted in South Florida Business Journal “2007 Year In Review” on the rise of green building trends throughout Florida and the country, featuring Florida Governor Charlie Christ and California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger among others. Read the article