Born in Miami, Florida. Admitted to The Florida Bar. United States Supreme Court; United States Court of Appeals – Eleventh Circuit; United States District Courts for Southern, Middle, & Northern Districts of Florida.

Affiliations and Designations:

  • Member, The Florida Bar (Admiralty Law Committee)
  • Member, Dade County Bar Association
  • Member, American Bar Association (Tort, Trial and Practice Section, Admiralty and Maritime Law Committee)
  • Member, Maritime Law Association of the United States (MLA)
  • Member, Southeastern Admiralty Law Institute (SEALI)


  • AV® Preeminent™ rating by Martindale-Hubbell
  • South Florida’s Top Rated Lawyers 2012
  • Top Attorneys in Florida 2013, 2017
  • Florida Super Lawyers 2012 – 2017

Practice Areas:

  • Admiralty and Maritime Law
  • Hull and Machinery Claims
  • Marine Insurance (Coverage and Defense)
  • Maritime Contract Disputes
  • Personal Injury Defense
  • Subrogation