Tracy R. Slavens

Tracy R. Slavens


Tracy Slavens is a partner in Holland & Knight's Miami office and practices in the area of land use and zoning law. Ms. Slavens is experienced in land use, real estate and multifamily housing law. She represents developers and other property owners with land use and environmental issues before local governments, county boards and state agencies in obtaining developmental approvals of all types for residential, commercial and industrial projects located throughout the South Florida region.



  • Emory University School of Law, J.D.
  • University of Florida, B.S.B.A., Finance, with honors
Bar Admissions/Licenses
  • Florida
  • Chapman Partnership, Board of Directors, 2010-2015; Legal Committee, Expansion Task Force, Gala Committee, Development Committee, Womenade; NextGen Council, Chair, 2011-2013; Treasurer, 2009-2011
  • Florida Atlantic Builders' Association (FABA), Miami-Dade Legislative and Environmental Code/Permit and Platting Committees, 2005-2015
  • Urban Land Institute, Young Leader, 2011-2015
  • CREW Miami Chapter, 2007-2015; New Member Liaison Committee, 2014-2015; CREW National Convention Miami Participant and Tour Guide, 2014
  • Cannonball (formerly LegalArt), Foundry Member, 2011-2015
Honors & Awards
  • Most Effective Lawyer Finalist, Real Estate, Daily Business Review, 2016
  • 40 Under 40, South Florida Business Journal, 2016 
  • Rising Star, Daily Business Review, 2015
  • Guide to the World's Leading Lawyers, Legal Media Group's Expert Guides, Rising Star, 2015
  • Holland & Knight Rising Star, Class of 2011


Speaking Engagements