Vanessa T. Steinerts

Of Counsel

Vanessa T. Steinerts
(813) 223-9400
(813) 419-1415 Direct


Vanessa T. Steinerts has been representing local governmental entities since 1997. Vanessa focuses her practice on local government, public finance, land use, and real property law. Vanessa serves as lead counsel to numerous community development districts represented by the firm. Prior to joining the firm, Vanessa practiced in the South Florida area, having served as counsel to numerous special districts, including community development districts and the City of Coral Springs Community Redevelopment Agency, as General Counsel to the Broward County Clerk of Courts, and as an Assistant City Attorney to the City of Tamarac. Vanessa has received the highest rating assigned by Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory (AV Preeminent®).


Vanessa is a member of the Florida Bar Association, the Government Lawyer Section of the Florida Bar and the City County and Local Government Law Section of the Florida Bar. She was admitted to the Florida Bar in 1997, to the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit in 2004, and to the United States Supreme Court in 2004.

  • Admitted to the Florida Bar in October 1997


  • University of South Florida, B.A., (Psychology, 1993)
  • Nova Southeastern University, J.D. (1997)