Irwin J. Fayne is a partner in Holland & Knight's Fort Lauderdale office. Mr. Fayne practices in the area of real estate law with an emphasis on retail, office and industrial leasing, and shopping center acquisition and development. His office and industrial leasing practice involves representing landlords of downtown/urban office and industrial developments. His retail practice involves representing landlords of regional malls, street retail and community shopping centers on transactions with big box and national retailers. He also represents national retailers throughout the country. 


  • University of Miami School of Law, J.D., cum laude
  • University of Florida, B.A., with high honors
Bar Admissions/Licenses
  • Florida
  • The Florida Bar - Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section
  • American Bar Association
  • Broward County Bar Association
  • International Council of Shopping Centers
Honors & Awards
  • The Best Lawyers in America guide, Real Estate Law, 2013-2022
  • Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent Peer Review Rated