Burr & Forman

Keith R. Waters

Keith R. Waters
  • J.D., University of Florida (1988)
  • B.A., University of Central Florida (1985)
  • The Florida Bar
  • American Bar Association
  • Orange County Bar Association, Young Lawyers Division
  • Completed coursework for Florida Supreme Court Certified Circuit Civil Mediator. Currently working on mentoring requirements.
  • Former President of Central Florida Title Association
  • Bishop of the Goldenrod Ward of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Orlando, Florida, April 2004 to January 2010.
  • Executive Officer, Troop 81, Goldenrod, Florida, Boy Scouts of America, 2004-2010.
  • Member, Orange County Communications Auxiliary (formerly Orange County ARES); General Class Amateur Radio (HAM) Licensee, call sign KI4ZTU.
  • "Voice of the Lady Wildcats" - announcer for Winter Park High School girls lacrosse team, 2006-10 seasons.
  • Vice President of Winter Park High School girls lacrosse booster club, 2007-08 school year.
  • Announcer for Lake Howell High School girls lacrosse team, 2002-05 seasons.
  • Member, Orlando Kayak Fishing Club
  • Full-time missionary for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Manchester and Liverpool, England, 1981-82.
  • Represented an institutional lender in the construction financing of an elementary school and a middle school that included the temporary leasing of the elementary school to the school board.

  • Represented a luxury condominium developer in the creation and development of a high-rise riverfront condominium with deepwater marina, including the negotiation of sovereignty submerged land lease of the river bottom from the State of Florida.

  • Lead counsel for a publicly traded homebuilder, overseeing dozens of residential development projects from land acquisition through homeowner association turnover.

  • Represented a participating bank in the construction financing to renovate a landmark bank building in downtown Winter Park, Florida, including the creation of an airspace easement for a pedestrian bridge over a public road.

  • Provided primary legal supervision for the development of over twenty (20) shopping centers for a national grocery chain, overseeing most projects from land acquisition to grand opening.

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Keith is a seasoned real estate attorney with particular expertise in the purchase and sale, development and financing of commercial real estate, residential subdivisions and condominiums.

Keith practices in the firm’s Real Estate Practice Group focusing on real estate development, title insurance, commercial finance and banking, condominium and mortgage law.

Keith is a member of The Florida Bar and a member of the bar’s Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section. He is also a former president and board of directors member of the Central Florida Title Association.

Keith received his J.D. from the University of Florida in 1988 and his B.A. from the University of Central Florida in 1985.

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