Our Attorneys

 

 

 

jose-franciscoJose 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.

Monica Amor received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science, magna cum laude, from the University of Miami in 1994 and then attended law school at the University Of Miami School Of Law, where she graduated with a Juris Doctorate degree in May 1997. Later that same year, she was admitted to the Florida Bar and has been practicing law in Florida ever since. Monica concentrates her practice in representing injured workers in workers’ compensation cases. She previously represented major corporations and insurance companies in workers’ compensation matters. She is admitted to the U.S. District Court, Southern and Middle Districts of Florida. Monica also received a LLM in Real Property Development from the University Of Miami School Of Law and is a Florida Certified Circuit Court Mediator.

Miami Attorney Michael GoldsteinMichael 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.

Miami Workers' Compensation Lawyer, Gonzalo MassoGonzalo Masso received his Bachelor’s degree from Florida International University in 2014 and his law degree from Florida International University School of Law in 2018. He was born in Buenos Aires, Argentina and he is fully bilingual in English and Spanish. He has previously interned with the Honorable Judge Cohn and helped the Florida University School of Law Clinical Program represent clients on a variety of areas such as landlord-tenant, immigration, and family law. Gonzalo currently concentrates his practice in Worker’s Compensation and is a member in good standing of the Florida Bar.

Miami Workers' Compensation Lawyer, Mayra PuertaMayra Puerta was born in Colombia and received her Bachelor’s degree in Psychology, Cum Laude, from Universidad Tecnologica de Bolivar in 2005. She earned her Juris Doctorate at Western Michigan University – Thomas M. Cooley Law School, where she graduated Cum Laude in 2018. During law school, her academic achievements included placement on the Honor Roll, Dean’s List, and she received the highest grade in three courses. Mayra was also a recipient of the Distinguished Student Award, and had the opportunity to work as judicial intern at the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida. Mayra concentrates her practice in workers’ compensation. She is a member in good standing of the Florida Bar.

Miami Attorney Ismael M. TijerinoIsmael Tijerino received his Bachelor’s degree from Florida International University in 2015 and his law degree from St. Thomas University School of Law in 2018. He graduated with Honors and was a recipient of the pro bono commendation award. Ismael concentrates his practice in worker’s compensation. Previously Ismael focused his practice in representing homeowner’s in claims against insurance companies, as well as representing spouses in family law proceedings. He is of Nicaraguan decent, born to immigrant parents. He knows what it is like to be in a position of need, which is what drives him to aggressively represent his clients. He is a member in good standing of the Florida Bar. He is also admitted to the U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida.

 

 

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