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Hugo Florido has extensive experience representing more than twenty

Major League Baseball players with various legal concerns.  Early in his career he successfully represented a major airline, Viasa, in Federal Court for nearly three years. Mr. Florido has positioned himself as a specialist in negotiating contracts and representing clients who need basic and sophisticated contract drafting and interpretation.

He has successfully negotiated hundreds of “deals” during his tenure. Mr. Florido has assisted individuals who needed sophisticated planning advice; has litigated both sides of foreclosure cases, actions for breach of fiduciary duty, and actions to enforce contractual obligation. In the past seventeen years, he has represented over six thousands clients involving a myriad of legal issues.  Mr. Florido has concentrated his practice in Immigration, Real Estate, and Family Law;  including civil litigation, debt collection, foreclosure, association representation, contract law, family matters, and immigration issues.

Prior to beginning his solo practice, Mr. Florido was an Associate at the Law Offices of Sostchin & Pessin. P.A. Mr. Florido began his legal career as a lawyer in 1992 with the Small Business Administration, where he received several awards for his outstanding legal contributions. Mr. Florido received the highest evaluation for his part in assisting victims of Hurricane Andrew in receiving billions of U.S. dollars in Federal Government loans. His duty entailed securing, drafting, and executing the proper legal requirements to insure the governments collateral. 

In 1992, Florido earned a Juris Doctorate from St. Thomas School of Law. He also holds a B.A. degree in Marketing from Florida International University. He has been a member in good standing with the Florida Bar since 1992. His other memberships have included: the Cuban American Bar, the American Bar Associations, Attorney’s Title Fund. Mr. Florido is also licensed to practice before the United States District Court as he is a member of the United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida.




Languages spoken: English, Spanish

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Practice areas


  1. Immigration: 50%
    23 years, 5 thousand cases
  2. Real Estate: 25%
    23 years
  3. Family: 25%
    23 years


Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

3 total 

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  • Michael S. Waddington

    I endorse Hugo. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.


    Michael Waddington Military Law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Hernando Victor Pineres

    I endorse this lawyer. Mr. Florido is extremely knowledgeable in immigration law and criminal law and has gotten fantastic results for many of my prior referral clients.


    Hernando Pineres Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact info

Law Offices of Hugo Florido P.A.

7950 NW 155 Street
Suite 203
Miami Lakes, FL, 33016-5819

Florido & Florido Title

7950 NW 155th Street Suite 203
Miami Lakes, FL, 33016



FLMember in Good Standing199209/08/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Appreciation of Service Hialeah Law DayCity of Hialeah, Judge Schwartz2008
The Fund's Presidence Circle to Florido Title & Escrow ServicesAttorney's Title Fund2007
Who's Who in America Top Executive AwardWho's Who's2003
Outstanding PerformanceSmall Business Administration1993
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyLaw Office of Hugo Florido P.A.1994 - Present
AttorneySostchin & Pessin P.A.1993 - 1994
Supervising AttorneySmall Business Administration1992 - 1993
Association namePosition nameDuration
United States District Court for the Southern District of FloridaN/A1995 - Present
Florida BarMember1992 - Present
Cuban Bar AssociationN/AN/A
Attorney's Title FundN/AN/A
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
ACL Union vs. Viasa AirlinesN/A
Nationally Televised Case involving Twin SistersObtained Legal Status
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
St. Thomas University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1992
Florida International UniversityBusiness AdministrationBS - Bachelor of Science1988
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Weekly Immigration Radio ShowImmigrationN/A
Maria Laria T.V. ShowImmigrationN/A