Hill Ward Henderson is pleased to welcome Kamala E. “Kami” Corbett as a shareholder in the firm’s Land Use and Real Estate group.
Corbett has extensive experience in the areas of land use, comprehensive planning, annexation, Developments of Regional Impact (DRI), zoning , variances, tree removal permits, design exceptions, subdivisions, sign permitting, alcoholic beverage permitting, concurrency agreements, development agreements and all aspects of governmental permitting, including stormwater and environmental permitting. Corbett also has experience with matters relating to real estate transactions, code enforcement, public records laws, sunshine laws, the Fair Housing Act, ADA accessibility, with unique experience specializing in hospitality facilities and sports facilities.
Active in the community, Corbett serves in leadership roles for NAIOP, the Commercial Real Estate Development Association Tampa Bay Chapter and the Tampa Bay Builder’s Association. Corbett also serves on the all-volunteer board of Housing First, Steps Forward, Inc., a not for profit organization that acquires and rehabilitates housing to serve those community members who have a chronic history of not being able to maintain a stable home environment.
Corbett earned her Juris Doctor and LLM in Real Property and Development from the University of Miami School of Law. Prior to joining Hill Ward Henderson, Corbett was Of Counsel for an Am Law 100 international law firm providing land use and real estate advice to clients across the firm’s state-wide, five-office platform and served as the Director of Due Diligence and Entitlements for the Tampa/Orlando Division of one of the largest public homebuilders in the United States.