Born in Miami, FL. Admitted to the Florida Bar, United States District Courts for the Southern and Middle District of Florida, the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit, and the United States Supreme Court.

Affiliations and Designations:

  • Member, The Florida Bar
  • Member, Cuban American Bar Association
  • Member, Southeastern Admiralty Law Institute (SEALI)
  • Member, Maritime Law Association of the United States (MLA)
  • Member, Florida Defense Lawyers Association (FDLA)


  • Florida Super Lawyers – Rising Star 2020 – 2023
  • AV® Preeminent™ rating by Martindale-Hubbell

Practice Areas:

  • Admiralty and Maritime Law
  • Personal Injury Defense
  • Marine Insurance and Coverage Issues