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Focus Areas:

Banking and Institutional Lending
Public Finance and Capital Projects
Real Estate
Special Assets

Practice Areas:

Banking and Institutional Lending
Public Finance and Capital Projects
Real Estate
Special Assets

Industries Served:

Real Estate
Financial Institutions

Bar Membership:

Pennsylvania, 1979
Florida, 1981


U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania


University of Pennsylvania Law School
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1979
J.D., Juris Doctor

University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1976
B.A., Bachelor of Arts, summa cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa

London School of Economics and Political Science
London, England, 1974-1975


South Palm Beach County Bar Association
The Florida Bar
Pennsylvania Bar Association
Member (inactive)
Boca Raton Civil Rights Committee, Anti-Defamation League

Arvin J. Jaffe P.A.

Boca Raton   

Arvin J. Jaffe is a Partner in the Boca Raton office of Broad and Cassel. He chairs the Firm’s Banking and Institutional Lending Practice Group and is a member of the Real Estate, Special Assets and Public Finance and Capital Projects Practice Groups.

  • Mr. Jaffe represents domestic and foreign banks on a variety of real estate and non-real estate based financings.
  • He has served as lender’s counsel on construction and permanent loan transactions involving office buildings, hotels, shopping centers, single family planned unit developments, residential condominiums, apartment buildings and continuing care retirement communities in Florida and throughout the country.
  • Mr. Jaffe has represented lenders providing credit enhancements for municipal bond financings.
  • He also has represented a European bank in connection with the foreclosure of one of the largest urban redevelopment projects in the State of Florida.
  • Additionally, Mr. Jaffe represents developers of office building complexes, mixed-use and commercial projects, apartment communities and residential condominiums.
  • Mr. Jaffe was recognized in the 2008 - 2017 editions of the prominent legal guide Chambers USA: A Guide to America’s Leading Business Lawyers, for his experience in Banking and Finance transactions.
  • He was recognized in 2013 - 2017 by the top legal guide "The Best Lawyers in America," published by Woodward and White.
  • Mr. Jaffe is an AV Preeminent®-rated attorney by Martindale-Hubbell, achieving the agency’s highest marks for both competency and ethics

Honors and Awards

  • Chambers USA: A Guide to America’s Leading Business Lawyers - Banking & Finance: Transactional, 2008 - 2017 
  • Achieved an AV Preeminent®-rating with Martindale-Hubbell 
  • Recognized in "The Best Lawyers in America®" for Banking and Finance law, 2013-2017 

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24 Broad and Cassel Attorneys Named to Chambers USA 2017


45 Broad and Cassel Attorneys Named 2017 Best Lawyers® in America, Four Selected as Lawyers of the Year