Helping Clients Be Successful

From start-ups to public companies, we've helped them all succeed.

Walter Duke + Partners has as deep client base of varied interests developed over four decades of service. Whether a public company, start up, government agency or not-for-profit we work closely with our clients to help them be successful. Exceptional client experience is a focus of our team.


Part of doing business with confidence and ease is seeking out interesting assignments and/or interesting relationships. Because of that philosophy, Walter Duke + Partners has been privileged to forge lasting relationships with a wide ranging array of well-known companies and individuals including Fortune 500 companies, start-ups, multi-billion dollar banks, community and regional lenders, governmental agencies, law firms, local and nationally known developers, insurance companies, pension funds, mortgage banking firms and well known not-for-profits for forty years in the Florida market.

We’re proud of that, and here’s a partial client list.

Banks / Lenders

American National Bank Amerinational
Anglo Irish Bank
Bank Leumi
Bank of America, N.A.
Bank of Florida
Bank Midwest
Bank United, F.S.B.
Banesco USA
BBVA / Compass Bank
Builder’s Bank
Busey Bank
Capital Bank
Capital One Bank
Capital Source Bank
CLI Capital
Citibank, F.S.B.
City National Bank
CNL Bank
Coconut Grove Bank
Commerce Bank, N.A.
Credit Suisse
Eastern Savings Bank
Fidelity Bank of Florida
Fifth Third Bank
First National Bank of South Miami
First Republic Bank
Florida Shores Bank
First United Bank
Flagler Bank
Floridian Community Bank
Florida Community Bank
GE Capital
Gibraltar Private Bank & Trust
Grand Bank and Trust of Florida
Heartland Bank
Hudson Valley Bank
Iberia Bank
International Finance Bank
Ironstone Bank
J.P. Morgan Chase Bank, N.A.
Key Bank, N.A.
Landmark Bank
Legacy Bank
Mercantile Bank
Mercantile Commerce Bank
Northern Trust Bank of Florida
Oak Grove Capital
Ocean Bank
PNC Bank
Popular Community Bank
RBC Bank
Regions Bank
Sabadell United Bank
Safra National Bank of New York
Seacoast National Bank
Seltzer Management Group
Stonegate Bank
Sunniland Bank
SunTrust Bank
Textron Financial
TD Bank
The Private Bank
Total Bank
U.S. Bank
U.S. Century Bank
United National Bank
Valley View Bank
Wells Fargo Bank
Zeigler Capital Markets

Developers / Investors

13TH Floor Investments Allen Morris Commercial Real Estate
Altman Development
American Land Company
Bergeron Development
Brandon Companies
Bridge Development
Cornerstone Group
Easton & Associates
Flagler/Codina Development
Gatlin Development Company
Harbour Realty Advisors, Inc.
Ireland Companies
Lincoln Property Company
Mill Creek Residential Trust
M.R. McTigue & Co
New Urban Development
Olen Properties
Opus South Corporation
Pinnacle Housing Group
RAM Real Estate Development
Red Apple Development
Related Companies
Ross Realty Investments
Stiles Corporation
Summit Properties
Taplin Companies
Tate Development
The Brookdale Group
Trinsic Residential Group
Turnberry Associates
Woolbright Development
ZOM Companies

Corporate / Companies

Art Institute AutoNation
Bradford Marine
Budget Rent-A-Car Corporation
Huizenga Holdings
Lowes Home Centers
Pantropic Power
Seminole Indian Tribe of Florida
Tampa Electric (TECO)
The Las Olas Companies
Wintrust Financial

Government / Municipal

Broward County Housing Authority Broward County Property Appraiser
Broward County, Florida
City of Boca Raton
City of Deerfield Beach
City of Fort Lauderdale
City of Hallandale Beach
City of Hollywood
City of Lake Park
City of Margate
City of Miami Parking Authority
City of Miramar
City of Oakland Park
City of Sunny Isles Beach
City of Sunrise
City of Wilton Manors
Florida Housing Finance Corp.
Miami Parking Authority
Miami-Dade Housing Authority
Palm Beach Housing Authority
School Board of Broward County
Southwest Ranches
United Companies Lending Co.
United States Department of Justice


American Maritime Officers (AMO) Archdioceses of Miami
Boca Raton Community Hospital
Dan Marino Foundation
First Housing Corporation
Florida Inland Navigation District
Holy Cross Hospital
Memorial Healthcare Systems
Nova Southeastern University
South Florida Hospital District
Urban League

Law Firms

Abrams, Anton P.A. Akerman
Arnstein & Lehr
Beloff, Parker, Jacobs
Berger & Davis
Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC
Cooney Trybus Kwavnick Peets
Dunay, Miskel, Backman and Blattner
Frank Weinberg & Black, PL
Greenberg Traurig
Hackelman, Olive & Judd
Kirschbaum, Birnbaum, et al
Moskowitz, Mandell, Salim & Simowitz
Rice, Pugatch, Robinson & Schiller
Saavedra Goodwin
Shutts & Bowen, LLP
Tripp Scott
White & Case, LLP

Life Companies

AEGON USA Realty Advisors Aetna Life Insurance
Berkshire Life Insurance Co.
Genworth Financial
Great American Life Insurance Co.
Guardian Life Insurance
ING Life Insurance
John Hancock Mutual Life
Life of Georgia Insurance Co.
Lincoln National Life Ins. Co.
Met Life Mortgage
Mutual Life Insurance Co.
Nationwide Life Insurance
New York Life
New England Mutual Life
Northwestern Mutual Life
Principal Real Estate Investors
Provident Mutual
Prudential Insurance Corporation
State Farm Life Insurance
Thrivent Financial for Lutherans
TransAmerica Life

Mortgage / Wall Street

Ackman Ziff
AGM Financial
ASB Capital Management, Inc.
Aztec Group
Berkshire Mortgage Finance
Chrysler Credit Corporation
CIBC World Markets
Dockerty & Romer
Florida Bond & Mortgage
Gross Mortgage Finance
Guggenheim Pillar Multifamily
Holliday Fenoglio Fowler, L.P.
InterBay Funding
Mercury Capital Corporation
Merrill Lynch Capital
Midland Funding
Morgan Stanley Mortgage Capital
Northmarq Capital
Norwest Financial Corp.
Thomas D. Wood & Company
Walker & Dunlop