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Languages spoken: Spanish

Practice areas


  1. Personal Injury: 40%
  2. State & Local Law: 40%
  3. Employment: 20%

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Douglas Centre, Ph-4
2600 S Douglas Rd
Coral Gables, FL, 331346127


FLMember in Good Standing198306/19/2016
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 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2013
Children First Pro-Bono AwardDade County Bar Association1992
Association namePosition nameDuration
Cuban American Bar AssociationPresident2000 - 2000
Florida Supreme Court Pro Bono Awards Advisory CommitteeMember2000 - 2000
Florida Bar Grievance Committee "11-N"Chair1996 - 1996
Cuban American Bar AssociationBoard of Directors1994 - 1999
Florida Bar Grievance Committee "11-N"Member1993 - 1996
Florida Bar Committe on Equal Opportunities in the ProfessionMember1993 - 1996
Dade County Bar Association BulletinCo-Editor1993 - 1995
Cuban American Bar AssociationNewsletter Committee and Editor1992 - 1994
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Florida, Fredric G. Levin College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1983
University of MiamiBusiness AdministrationBachelor1980
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
EPIC Risk Management Retreat, Florida Petroleum Marketers AssociationThe Convenience Business Security Act: Why Common Sense Compliance Protects Your Business2015
2015 Sunshine Expo, Florida Retail FederationProtecting Customers and Complying with Florida's Convenience Business Security Act2015
Southern Florida Minority Supplier, 29th Annual Business ExpoEssential Concepts in Employee Background Investigations; Basic Employee Manuals & Procedures2014
Public Risk Insurance Managers Association, (PRIMA)Defending Retaliation Claims2014
Best Practices Conference, Miami-Dade League of CitiesModerator, Community Commitments to End Homelessness2014
The Risk Management Society (RIMS) - Greater Miami ChapterNegligent Security: Foreseeable Crimes and Liability Under Florida Law2012
Public Risk Insurance Managers Association (PRIMA) - South Florida ChapterRisk Management Roundtable - Panel Discussion: Measuring the Performance of Your Risk Management Staff; Take-Home Vehicle Policies - Who's at Risk2012
Florida Municipal Attorneys Association - Annual SeminarCivil Rights and Tort Case Law Update2012
Florida Association of Police Attorneys - Annual SeminarRecent Legal Developments in Section 1983 and Police Civil Liability2012
Public Risk Insurance Managers Association (PRIMA)Florida's Public Records Law: Promoting Transparency in Government2011
Miami-Dade League of Cities - Best Practices ConferenceElected Officials and Ethical Problems Involving Voting Conflicts and Gifts2011
Florida Municipal Attorneys Association - Annual SeminarCivil Rights and Tort Case Law Update2009