Jose M. Francisco was born in Havana Cuba and he has been a resident of the Miami metropolitan area since 1974. He attended Barry University and Nova University school of Law. He graduated with his doctor’s degree in 1991. In 1991 Jose Francisco founded The Law Offices of Jose M. Francisco, P.A. The Law Offices of Jose M. Francisco, P.A. handles all types of personal injury, product liability, insurance coverage, and consumer cases. Personal injury cases handled by the firm include automobile accidents, slip and falls, wrongful death, workers compensation, medical malpractice, and insurance matters.
Rangel Cruz was born in Havana, Cuba. When he turned eight years old, he and his family moved to Miami, Florida. Since then, he has developed a strong connection with the Miami community. After attending High School in Miami, he received his Bachelor’s Degree from Florida International University, graduating Cum Laude in Finance and Economics. His inclination to serve his community led him to pursue a career in the legal profession and took him to the FIU College of Law. There he developed an interest for trial advocacy and joined the FIU Trial Team. He participated in mock trial competitions and received the Book Award for top performance in Trial Advocacy at the FIU College of Law. Nowadays he is a proud member of the Florida Bar and his practice specializes in Personal Injury and Worker’s Compensation. He focuses on helping injured clients in need of zealous advocacy.
Luisa M. Linares was born in Nicaragua and raised in Miami, Florida. She received her Bachelor’s Degree from Columbia University and her Juris Doctorate from St. Thomas University School of Law. Luisa is a member of the Florida Bar since 1996. Luisa has successfully litigated cases for the past twenty years. She has also effectively argued before the Second, Third, and Fourth Appellate Courts for the State of Florida. After many years of practicing with some of the largest insurance defense firms in Florida, Luisa decided to represent the injured. Luisa strongly advocates on behalf of her Clients to achieve a favorable and efficient result for her Clients. Her areas of practice include automobile accidents, slip and falls, wrongful death, and insurance coverage disputes (first and third party). She is fluent in Spanish.
Michael Goldstein received his Bachelor’s degree from Rutgers University in 1985 and his law degree from Nova Southeastern University in 1997. He graduated with honors and was a member of the Law Review. Michael concentrates his practice in workers’ compensation and helping injured workers. He previously focused his practice in the defense of workers’ compensation matters, representing large insurance companies. He is a member of the Florida Bar (Workers’ Compensation Section). Michael is also admitted to the U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida.
Monica Medina received her Bachelor’s Degree from the University of Cincinnati and her Juris Doctorate from Boston University School of Law. Monica is a member of the Florida Bar and the U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida and Northern District of Florida. Monica started her career defending major corporations and insurance companies, but quickly realized that justice would be better served by helping individuals who are injured, recover their rightful damages. Monica is grateful that she is able to give “David” a hand in fighting “Goliath”. Her areas of practice include personal injury, products liability, medical malpractice, wrongful death, premises liability and negligent security.