2016 Delta Blvd. Suite 101, Tallahassee, Florida 32303
1600 E 8th Ave A200, Suite 103, Tampa, FL 33605
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Grace Kobitter is an Attorney at Kilinski | Van Wyk where she specializes in the establishment and representation of special districts, including community development districts, improvement districts, and stewardship districts. She also represents private and public clients in construction law matters and serves as issuer’s counsel in conjunction with public financing.
Grace began her legal career working within the general liability division of a litigation firm defending corporations in civil disputes. Grace joined the metro Tampa office of Kilinski | Van Wyk in 2021, where she works directly with clients to create, finance and operate vibrant communities and other development projects throughout Florida. Grace graduated with honors from Stetson University College of Law with a concentration in advocacy and was nominated to the Order of Barristers. As a member of Stetson’s nationally ranked Dispute Resolution Board, she was a Regional Champion in the ABA Client Counseling Competition. Grace also served as a federal judicial intern in the Middle District of Florida, Tampa Division for the Honorable Anthony E. Porcelli.
Grace specializes in the establishment and representation of special districts and community development districts, providing counsel on matters related to contracts, real property, public procurement, open meetings, construction, and financing – Grace helps clients in the areas of public finance, public procurement, open government (Sunshine Laws) and ethics, rulemaking procedures, construction matters, navigating various licensing requirements, real property transactions, election law, government contracts, and a wide array of district governing documents. She enjoys helping residential communities find ways to achieve their goals within the framework of the law, and helping resident controlled districts navigate both day-to-day operational issues and more significant legal issues in large master planned communities.
In her free time, Grace enjoys outdoor activities, spending time with friends and family, and playing with her dog, Reese.