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Stephen Louis Roof

Stephen Louis Roof

also known as Steve Roof

Practice areas:

Mediation, Aviation, Litigation, Bankruptcy & Debt, Arbitration, Intellectual Property

About Me

Languages Spoken: Spanish

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1984

  1. Aviation: 30%
    30 years, 450 cases
  2. Mediation: 30%
    15 years, 150 cases
  3. Litigation: 20%
    30 years, 800 cases
  4. Bankruptcy & Debt: 10%
  5. Other: 10%
  6. More 

Attorney Endorsements

4 total 

  • Ilene Felice Tuckfield

    Stephen is a wonderful mediator. He gets results and settles cases effectively. I highly recommend him as a mediator.


    Ilene Tuckfield Family Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Alberto Marino Quirantes Jr.

    Mr. Roof is a top notch, consummate professional litigator. He is well-versed in all areas of litigation. He's very personable and well-liked by his colleagues and members of the judiciary as well. An excellent and will respected professional, Mr. Roof is the one to turn to when you're considering hiring hey high-caliber lawyer.


    Alberto Quirantes Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Miami, FL

RA Law & ADR

2000 Ponce de Leon
Suite 600
Coral Gables, FL, 33134-4422




FLMember in Good Standing198408/12/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5.0 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2013
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell1994

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerRA Law & ADR2007 - Present
PartnerShutts & Bowen, LLP1997 - 2007
Managing PartnerHerman Roof Borgognoni & Moore1988 - 1997


Association NamePosition NameDuration
American Bar AssociationTask Force for Early Dispute Resolution2014 - Present
International Bar Association, Aviation Law CommitteeVice Chair1998 - 2002
International Bar Association, Intellectual Property, Communications and Technology SectionN/A1994 - 2003

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Air Kazakstan - Acquisition of Boeing aircraftAircraft successfully delivered
Multi-party MediationSettled

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School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Michigan Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1983
Harvard UniversityN/AB.A. Magna Cum Laude1980

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
International Air Transport AssociationIntellectual Property Audits2006
International Bar Association -- BarcelonaAircraft Finance and Leasing2005
Adjunct Professor -- Aviation Law -- University of MiamiAviation Law Course2000