Miami World Towers LLC has hired a land use attorney to represent them during the development approval process.
Javier Avino of Bilzin Sumberg Baena Price & Axelrod registered as a representative of the developer to work on their zoning application on July 31, city records show.
Miami World Towers LLC is controlled by developer Lalezarian Properties. The company has developed multiple projects in New York City.
Earlier this year, the developer paid $43 million for the 2.17-acre Block E at Miami Worldcenter, where zoning allows up to 2,500 residential units.
Restrictions on the deed prohibit Miami World Towers from some types of office and hotel development for a limited amount of time.
A 2015 plan to develop the property created by Arquitectonica: