Michael S. Bender, Esq

Firm Member
(954) 928-0680
Michael S. Bender received his Juris Doctor from the University of California Hastings College of Law in 1993 and became a member of the Florida Bar in 1994.  He has been concentrating in the area of Community Association law since 1999 assisting Communities throughout South Florida in all aspects of representation.  He started working with Robert Kaye in 2001 and continued until January 1, 2009 when he joined with Robert Kaye to form Kaye & Bender (n/k/a Kaye Bender Rembaum since 2012).  Mr. Bender is active with the Community Associations Institute (CAI), serving on the Board of Directors of Southeast Florida Chapter from 2003-2015 and 2016-present, and as the Chapter representative to the Florida Legislative Alliance (FLA) for almost a decade.  Mr. Bender was named the Chair of FLA for a two year term starting in October 2018.  He also serves as a Legislative Liaison to Broward Coalition, and is an active member of the Condominium Committee of the Real Property Section of the Florida Bar.  Mr. Bender is a frequent lecturer on community association law, has been published in several business and legal periodicals and co-authored The Practical Approach to Property Management of Our Times.  He is Chairperson of, and is currently serving his second 3-year term on the Florida Bar’s Grievance Committee. Mr. Bender also co-hosts, with Robert Kaye, a monthly call in radio show entitled “Ask the Experts” on 1470AM/93.5FM on the first Thursday of each month from 5-6pm.