Miami attorney, Aaron Resnick, managing partner of the boutique law firm, the Law Offices of Aaron Resnick, P.A. and founder of Faction Capital, www.factioncapital.com, was named one of the South Florida Business Journal's “40 under 40,” the annual listing of South Florida's best and brightest leaders under the age of 40 based on professional success and community involvement. “I am incredibly flattered to have been recognized and included among such an impressive list of South Florida leaders,” said Resnick. “Young leaders are a vital asset to our region and it's important to recognize and acknowledge those who are making great strides in shaping our society's future,” said Melanie Dickinson, Publisher & President of the South Florida Business Journal.
Resnick's law practice concentrates on business and commercial matters, and sports and entertainment law. He has successfully represented a number of clients in commercial foreclosure matters and has a company that specializes in working with lenders on distressed assets. His current practice also includes the personal representation of a number of current and former professional athletes in the National Football League, the National Basketball League and Major League Baseball, as well as members of the arts, fashion and entertainment world.
Resnick, a graduate of Leadership Miami, is a leader in the Miami's legal and cultural arts scene. Resnick was awarded the “Shining Star” Award by the Arts & Business Council of Miami, Inc. This award each year honors the top Miami business professional supporting the arts and cultural community. Resnick was the founding chairperson of the Friends of the New World Symphony, and now serves permanently on its Executive Committee. He served on the executive committee for numerous young patron groups in South Florida including, but not limited to: Best Buddies of South Florida, Big Brothers Big Sister's Impact Circle, Art Crowd of the Bass Museum, the Green Room Society for the Center for Performing Arts, the Tropees of the Historical Museum of Southern Florida, the Jewish Legal Society of Miami, and the MOCA Shakers amongst others. He is a Regional Board Member of the Maccabi World Union and a member of the Ben Gurion Society of the Greater Miami Jewish Federation.
Currently, he is a member of the Silver Director's Circle for the Bass Museum, the Maestro's Circle for the Friends of the New World Symphony, and a Supporting Member of the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts (and a member of the Green Room Society). Resnick is a board member of the Little Lighthouse Foundation, www.littlelighthouse.org, which is a Miami based charity that seeks, identifies and provides support to children and their families with health, educational, and financial challenges. Mr. Resnick received his Bachelors of Arts in Political Science with honors from Emory University and a Juris Doctor with honors from the University of Florida.
About Faction Capital
Faction Capital, LLC, www.factioncapital.com, is a private real estate consulting firm that deals with distressed assets and related products and properties. Faction Capital works with some of the most prominent real estate owners and developers from the private and public sectors, REITs and REOCs, leading financial institutions, foremost private equity funds, elite hedge funds, as well as insurance and pension funds.
About South Florida Business Journal 40 Under 40 Awards
The South Florida Business Journal each year selects its 40 Under 40 Award winners. These business leaders have all achieved impressive career success and contributed to their community before reaching age 40. This year's honorees were selected from hundreds of nominations. The judging criteria comprised nominees' positions within their companies, responsibilities, career accomplishments and community service. In addition to the SFBJ June issue print feature, the 2010 Class of 40 Under 40 will be honored with a luncheon Thursday, July 28 at Hyatt Regency Pier Sixty-Six, 2301 S.E. 17th Street, Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33316. The reception will be from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Individual tickets are $85 each and a table sponsorship (seats 10) is $950.