Jonathan D. Beloff


Education
C.W. Post College, B.A., 1971; University of Miami School of Law, J.D., 1974

Areas of Practice
Residential and commercial real estate transactions, condominium law, banking and commercial leasing.
Responsible for the creation of over fifty condominium and condominium conversion projects.
Represent numerous developers and lending institutions in sophisticated commercial transactions.

Bar Association Affiliations
The Florida Bar since 1974.
Member, Condominium and Planned Development Committee of the Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section.
New York Bar Association, since 1985
Dade County Bar Association
Miami Beach Bar Association (Past President)
Instructor/Lecturer, University of Miami, Institute of Condominiums and Cluster Housing and Real Estate – 1983.

Civic Activities
President, North Beach Development Corporation, 1994 to 1997.
Member, Board of Governers and Pillars, Miami Beach Chamber of Commerce, 1993 to 2001
Commissioner, City of Miami Beach Housing Authority, 1998 to 2002
Member, Planning Board, City of Miami Beach-1996 to 1998
Member and Vice Chairman, Code Enforcement Board, City of Miami Beach, 1989 to 1993
Vice President, Kiwanis Club of Miami Beach, 1987 to 1991
Vice Chairman, Chairman's Committee, Second Generation, Miami Heart Institute, 1989 to 1991
Chairman, Attorney's Division of United Way Miami Beach Campaign -1988, 1989, 1991
Chairman, Board of Trustees, Friends and Founders of Gusman Cultural Center-1987 to 1989
President, Allison Island Homeowner's Association-1987 to Date
Member, City of Miami Beach Police Citizens Relations Committee, 2003 to Date
Vice Chairman, City of Miami Beach Charter Review Committee, 2003 to Date



Gerald K. Schwartz

Profession
Attorney at Law, Beloff & Schartz

Education
Miami Beach Senior High School; 1956 Graduate
Emory University; 1956-1958
University of Miami; 1959-BBA Degree
University of Miami; 1962-LLB Degree

Professional
Sole Practicioner-1963 to 1969
Partner; Trager & Schwartz-1969 to 1977
Partner; Smith & Mandler, P.A.-1977 to 1987
Partner; Ruden, Barnett, McClosky, Smith, Schuster & Russell, P.A. (Merger with Smith & Mandler)-1987 to 1990
Sole Practicioner-1991 to 1998
Beloff & Schwartz-1999 to Present

Activities
Miami Beach Housing Authority Commissioner-1967 to 1973
Miami Beach Housing Authority Chairman-1973 to 1975
Miami Beach Optimist Club Past President- 1971 to 1973
Dade County School Board Attendance Boundary Committee First Chairman-1980 to 1983; Chairman-1995 to 1997
Dade County School Board Booker T. Washington Community School Ad Hoc Committee Chairman-1983 to 1990
Greater Miami Jewish Federation Board of Directors-1984 to 1989 (Super Sunday and Lawyer's Division, Past Chairman)
Miami Beach Jewish Community Center Founding President-1979 to 1984
Temple Israel of Greater Miami President-1984 to 1987
Jewish Community Centers Association of North America National Board Member-1984 to Present
Jewish Community Centers Association of North America Associate Secretary and Executive Committee-1990 to 1996
Young Presidents of Mount Sinai Hospital Board Member-1987 to 1989
Miami Heart Institute Second Generation Board of Directors Vice President-1987 to 1992
Miami Beach Chamber of Commerce Vice President-1983 to 1984 and 1991 to 1995
Miami Beach Chamber of Commerce Chairman, Pillars Committee-1991 to 1993
Miami Beach Chamber of Commerce Executive Committee-1995 to Present
Miami Beach Chamber of Commerce Chairman-1998 to 2001
Nuisance Abatement Board, City of Miami Beach, First Chairman-1988 to 1995
Ziff Jewish Museum of Florida Board of Directors-1996 to Present; Vice President-2002 to Present
Philharmonic Orchestra of Florida Board of Directors-1988 to 1990
New World School of Arts Foundation Board-1990-1996; Vice Chairman-1990 to 1991; Chairman-1993 to 1994
New World School of Fine Arts Executive Board-1998 to Present; Vice Chairman-2003
Metropolitan Dade County Citizens' Transportation Advisory Committee-1992 to 1995
United Way Trustee-1998 to Present
City of Miami Beach Parking Authority-1996 to 1999
City of Miami Beach Transportation Management Association (ELECTROWAVE PROJECT); Vice Chairman-1995
City of Miami Beach Transportation Management Association (ELECTROWAVE PROJECT); President-1196 to Present
Chairman, Miami Dade Coalition of Chambers-2000 to 2002
Miami-Dade Early Childhood Readiness Coalition-1999 to Present
The Children's Trust-2003
Florida Grand Opera Board-2002 to Present

Awards
Florida Congressional District Community Service Award-1983
Certificate of Merit from Metropolitan Dade County-1983
Dade County School Board Proclamation-1983
City of Miami Beach Proclamation-1983 and 1999