Kristine DeSoiza is an associate in the Ft. Lauderdale office of the firm’s Insurance Practice Group where she focuses her practice on all aspects of Insurance Law. Kristine focuses her practice on insurance coverage disputes, construction defect claims, professional liability claims, commercial general liability, and commercial litigation. In addition, Kristine defends insurers in bad faith litigation and counsels insurers with respect to first-party and third-party bad faith claims.
Kristine earned her Juris Doctor degree from the Nova Southeastern University Shepard Broad College of Law, where she graduated Cum Laude. In addition, she obtained her Bachelor of Science degree in Advertising with a concentration in Business Administration from the University of Florida.
While attending law school, Kristine was the President of the NSU Trial Association and an Articles Editor with the Nova Law Review. She was a recipient the Krupnick Campbell Award, which is awarded to a student demonstrating exceptional skills in the area of trial advocacy.
Kristine also works with the Florida Bar’s Florida Law Related Education Association, Inc., and co-authors the Florida High School Mock Trial and Moot Court case problems.
Professional Associations and Memberships
- The Florida Bar
- Young Lawyers Division
- Trial Lawyers Section
- Dade County Bar Association
- Weston Bar Association
- Broward County Florida Association for Women Lawyers ("FAWL")
- Martin County Florida Association for Women Lawyers ("FAWL")