Admitted to practice law in the states of Tennessee (2010) and Florida (2011), Luis currently focuses his law practice on defending insurance companies and their insureds in complex civil litigation cases throughout the State of Florida. He handles cases for clients from the initial case-referral phase of litigation to post verdict matters, including assisting in appellate proceedings. Luis has litigated cases against health care clinics engaged in staging automobile accidents and fraudulently billing insurance companies and has been successful in obtaining favorable outcomes for his clients. He has tried various bench trials and assisted as second-chair counsel in many jury trials.
Luis began his legal career working at a national defense firm focusing on product liability, premises liability, labor & employment, personal injury, and workers’ compensation defense. During this time, Luis regularly appeared in court during motion hearings, conducted depositions, and participated in bench and jury trials.
Luis was born and raised in Miami, Florida and attended Coral Gables Senior High. He is fluent in Spanish and currently resides in Broward County. He stays active in his community by volunteering his time to interview high school seniors interested in applying to his alma mater, Vanderbilt University, and participates in local high school college fairs representing Vanderbilt. Luis also serves as the President of Vanderbilt’s Palm Beach/North Broward Alumni Chapter and mentors prospective and current St. Thomas Law School students. In his spare time, Luis enjoys playing basketball, spending time with family, catching a yoga class, and taking on CrossFit workouts.
Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN.
B.A. in Political Science and Spanish, 2006
Honors: Sigma Delta Pi (National Collegiate Hispanic Honor Society)
St. Thomas University School of Law, Miami Gardens, FL
Juris Doctor, cum laude 2010
Editor-in-Chief, St. Thomas Law Review
Student Instructor for Contracts Law
Allstate Insurance Company
The Progressive Insurance Companies
Peachtree Insurance Company
The Responsive Insurance Company
State Farm Fire & Casualty Company
State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Co.
GAINSCO Insurance Company
Aggressive Insurance Company
Ocean Harbor Casualty Insurance Company
MGA Insurance Company
Narragansett Bay Insurance Company
Freeway Insurance Company
Personable Insurance Company