practice in the field of Immigration and criminal traffic and traffic arena for the past 17 years. I am the founder of the Florida Traffic Attorney's Committee and serve as Liason between the traffic attorney's and the administrative judge in Miami Dade.
MORTGAGE DEFENSE CENTER, LLC
April 2009 - May 2009
Loan modifications and foreclosure defense. Gathering of all financial
records of clients and negotiating with banks in obtaining the loan modification for clients in need. Preparing Demand Letters on behalf of clients in presuit stage.
DAMERA & DREIZE, P.A
From January 1996
involved in the day to day administration of a boutique legal practice specializing in immigration and civil matters. Practice includes drafting contracts, pleadings, motions, and trial preparation
regarding; traffic and criminal traffic cases; mortgage defense cases (including but not limited to loan modifications), as well as the administration of the office.
LAW OFFICES OF LEOPOLDO A. OCHOA
From September 1994
Drafting pleadings, motions and memoranda of law in civil as well as federal litigation matters regarding Immigration Law.
CATHOLIC UNIVERSITY LEGAL CLINIC
August 1992 - December 1992
Over 360 hours of Legal Clinic interviewing of prospective clients; drafting of pleadings; motions; legal research; participated in the Techniques of Trials Litigation Course sponsored by the Legal Clinic.
DADE COUNTY STATE ATTORNEY'S OFFICE
June 1992 - July 1992
(June 1992 - July 1992)
Felony Division - Major Crimes and Robbery Division, under the supervision of Attorney Luis A. Caso and Michael Connelly. Assisted attorney with organization of new cases (ie. Discovery; police arrest forms; investigation of prior history; pre-files notes; sentencing guidelines; establishing M.O. patters, etc. Interviewing witnesses/victims/police officers; assisting with depositions; legal research; attending Calendar Court; Arthur Hearings; Motions; Grand Jury Hearings; Probation Violation Hearing with Attorney Caso.
Qualifications & Certifications
CATHOLIC UNIVERSITY OF PUERTO RICO SCHOOL OF LAW