Search Site

Diane is certified by the Florida Bar in Construction Law and is AV Preeminent® Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell.* Diane S. Perera specializes in construction law matters. She has extensive experience in licensing matters for all construction professionals. As a former Senior Attorney with the State of Florida Department of Business and Professional Regulation, Diane attained 9 years experience prosecuting licensing violations against construction professionals which resulted in the imposition of fines, suspension, or revocation of a professional construction or design license. Additionally, she has experience defending unlicensed contractors in criminal matters and unlicensed architects and interior designers in administrative proceedings. Diane has worked in the private sector in construction law since 2002 and has 6 years experience as an Adjunct Professor teaching construction related legal courses to graduate and undergraduate construction management majors at Florida International University, College of Engineering & Design, Department of Construction Management. She has also been a Super Lawyer for 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, and 2016.

*AV®, BV®, AV Preeminent® and BV Distinguished® are registered certification marks of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used under in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies.

Areas of Practice
  • Construction Law
  • Lien Law
  • Administrative Law