Practice Areas

Our practice encompasses areas such as corporate governance, meeting requirements, statutory interpretation and compliance, vendor and contracts, covenant enforcement, document amendments, rule and restriction enforcement, corporate issues, document preparation and government relationships.

We also assist individuals owning property in Florida community associations defining and understanding their rights and responsibilities.

Community Association Law

Gelfand & Arpe’s experience covers the entire spectrum of legal counseling of Condominium and Homeowner Associations.

Collection of Assessments

Collecting delinquent assessments is a difficult job. We can handle it for you getting timely results in a cost-effective manner.


We encourage parties to settle disputes amicably, but our skilled attorneys will provide aggressive litigation when appropriate.


Breaking News

New Decision: Tort Liability

New Decision: Tort Liability (Sanders v. ERP Operating, LP) Continuing rustling the catch-up bin, a decision of the Supreme Court of Florida may be perceived as altering the burden of proof and considerably raising the bar for associations and other property owners/operators, especially concerning security. The Supreme Court defined a plaintiff’s burden of proof in ... more

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Restrictive Covenants

Article published in the April 2015 issue of the Florida Community Association Journal. Restrictive Covenants – Can You Veto A Neighbor?

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