Ralph Choeff, founding principal, is a graduate of Pratt Institute, where he earned a Bachelor of Architecture degree. Choeff moved to Miami upon graduation in 1978 and has established himself as a leader in South Florida’s Tropical Modern Architecture since starting his own company in 1983.

He has gone on to win several design awards and his work has been published many times both nationally and internationally. Although he has designed projects that include hotels, office buildings, shopping centers and multi-family developments, he is best known for his custom Tropical Modern residential projects. His most recognized hotel projects include the Mondrian South Beach and The Angler’s on Miami Beach.

Firm’s Biography

Choeff Levy Fischman is an award-winning, Miami-based architecture and design firm specializing in high-end custom residential homes, multi-family developments and hotels. Principals Ralph Choeff, Raphael Levy, and Paul Fischman have elevated the firm’s quality of design to garner the attention of global entrepreneurs, C-suite executives, NFL players, MLB players, and Hollywood celebrities.

Experts in the field of Modern and Tropical Modern architecture, combining indoor-outdoor living design and environmental architecture, the trio focuses on the melding of the elements surrounding an individual site. Although well-known in the South Florida luxury real estate market, Choeff Levy Fischman has expanded its work across Florida, California and the mid-Atlantic region. The firm’s signature Tropical Modern design style has won the hearts of homeowners in all climates wanting to experience an indoor-outdoor luxury lifestyle.

Choeff Levy Fischman has been recognized in various publications including Architectural Digest, Dwell, Interior Design, The Wall Street Journal, Forbes, Robb Report, Mansion Global, Town & Country, and many others.