Juan J. Mayol Jr. is a partner in Holland & Knight's Miami office and a member of the firm's Real Estate Section. Mr. Mayol practices in the areas governmental advocacy and land use. He represents lenders, builders, developers and institutional owners in all aspects of land use law through the entire development process, from due diligence, comprehensive planning and zoning approvals, to subdivision and building permit issues. Mr. Mayol routinely handles environmental matters as they relate to the development process. In addition, Mr. Mayol has handled zoning approvals for dozens of charter schools. He is active in Miami-Dade County and most of its municipalities.


  • University of Pennsylvania Law School, J.D.
  • Brandeis University, B.A., cum laude
Bar Admissions/Licenses
  • Florida
  • Florida Bar
Honors & Awards
  • The Legal 500 USA, Real Estate – Land Use/Zoning, 2022, 2023
  • The Best Lawyers in America guide, Environmental Law, Real Estate Law, 2006-2024; Land Use and Zoning Law, 2007-2024
  • Florida Super Lawyers magazine, 2013-2019
  • Chambers USA – America's Leading Business Lawyers guide, Real Estate: Zoning/Land Use (South), 2008-2024
  • Florida Legal Elite, Florida Trend magazine, 2008-2009
  • Attorneys to Watch in 2013, Attorney At Law Magazine, 2013
  • Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent Peer Review Rated
Spoken Languages
  • English
  • Spanish


Speaking Engagements