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Languages spoken: Spanish

Practice areas


  1. Aviation: 35%
    31 years, 450 cases
  2. Mediation: 30%
    16 years, 150 cases
  3. Litigation: 20%
    31 years, 800 cases
  4. Intellectual Property: 5%
    31 years, 750 cases
  5. Other: 10%
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  • 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

RA Law & ADR

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



FLMember in Good Standing198406/20/2016
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 5.0 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 Association, Task Force for Early Dispute ResolutionNo Value2014 - Present
Florida Bar, Aviation CommitteeN/A1994 - Present
American Bar Association, Air and Space Law ForumN/A1992 - Present
International Bar Association, Intellectual Property, Communications and Technology SectionN/A1994 - 2003
International Bar Association, Aviation Law CommitteeVice Chair1993 - 2002
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