Mark-David Adams, a Florida-based partner in Edwards Wildman's
Public Finance Department, discussed how Florida's new guidelines for public-private partnerships should jump-start much-needed public infrastructure projects and help establish the state as a leader in the use of the funding mechanism in Law360. In the article, "Florida Jump-Starts Public Projects With New Finance Law
," Adams said, "There are probably an unknown number of entities that are considering this and have not had an internal process to deal with it. Especially from the procurement perspective, [the law] sets off a pretty delineated process in soliciting P3 bids."