Neil Rollnick has more than four decades of experience in business law with particular emphasis in real estate sales and acquisitions, commercial real estate and real estate-secured and asset based institutional loans, commercial leases, corporate and partnership transactions and business matters. He also serves as an expert witness in the areas of real estate transactions, secured lending practices, condominium law and the performance of due diligence under real estate purchase and sale agreements. Touted by his clients as "very knowledgeable, well respected and well known" in the 2014 edition of Chambers USA, as well as "brilliant and creative" in the 2013 edition, he is consistently recognized for his wide range of experience and superior negotiating skills in real estate financing work. 

Professional Background

Mr. Rollnick joined Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP in April 2011. Previously he was the chair of the national Real Estate Practice Group and the partner-in-charge of the Miami office of Adorno & Yoss LLP.

As an adjunct professor at the University of Miami School of Law, Mr. Rollnick taught Real Estate Transactions on the J.D. level and Real Estate Drafting and Planning for the Master’s of Law Program from 1989 to 1995. He has also served as a lecturer for the Bank Lending Institute and National Business Institute.

Honors & Awards

  • Ranked by Chambers and Partners as a “Leading Individual” in Real Estate, since 2010
  • Finalist for "Dealmaker of the Year" Award presented by The Daily Business Review (Real Estate - Multi Family Residential), 2014
  • Has held the AV® Peer Review Rating from Martindale-Hubbell, its highest rating for ethics and legal ability, since 1980
  • Included in "The Best Lawyers in America" since 2008
  • Recognized as a "Super Lawyer" by Florida Super Lawyers magazine
  • Finalist for the “Most Effective Lawyers Award,” given out by The Daily Business Review (Real Estate section), 2006 and 2014

Community/Civic Activities

  • Mt. Sinai Medical Center, Founder
  • Selma Oritt Foundation, Inc., Chairman of the Board of Directors
  • Temple Israel of Greater Miami, Real Estate Vice President; Administrative Vice President; Member of the Executive Committee; Member of the Board of Trustees
  • Jewish Museum of Florida, Member
  • University of Miami Citizen’s Board, Member
  • Joseph R. Narot Endowment Fund, Inc., Board Member
  • Coral Gables Chamber of Commerce, Past Member of Board of Directors
  • Coral Gables Community Foundation, Member of Initial Board of Directors


J.D., University of Miami School of Law, 1968

B.A., University of Miami, 1965