Michael J. Tomkiewicz Attorney At Law
Mike's practice is focused on Florida eminent domain and property rights litigation, including the representation of owners and businesses in condemnation actions, inverse condemnation, regulatory takings, Bert J. Harris claims, land use and zoning disputes, as well as real estate related commercial and partnership litigation. He has successfully represented property owners in many difficult and novel cases, at both the trial and appellate levels.
Mike has handled hundreds of eminent domain cases, and has achieved significant benefits for clients, for instance:
Mike represents a broad spectrum of clients, ranging from large national companies to local Florida companies and individual property owners and tenants, including gas stations, shopping centers, doctor's offices, churches, sand mines, and homeowners.
Mike’s passion for eminent domain stems from his own experience with a government taking which affected a neighbor's lake house, where he spent many summers while growing up. He is originally from Upstate New York, where he lived on a small farm. He graduated from the Douglas Anderson School of the Arts, in Jacksonville, Florida, and once had aspirations to become a professional musician. Mike is still a patron of the fine arts, along with his wife, Ressa, and their three children.