Miguel A. Brizuela Esq.

Miguel A. Brizuela is an attorney that is Board Certified in Construction Law by the Florida Bar. After earning a bachelor’s degree from Bowdoin College in 2001, Mr. Brizuela attended University of Michigan Law School, where he earned his Juris Doctor in 2005. While attending the University of Michigan Law School, he served as the Associate Editor for the Michigan Journal of International Law.

Legal Experience

After he started practicing construction law in 2006, he has been applying his knowledge and gained extensive experience representing clients with claims on construction controversies. His experience covers construction lien claims, performance bond claims, payment bond claims, construction defect claims, breach of contract claims, differing site conditions, and defective design and specifications. He represents owners, contractors, subcontractors, materialmen, sureties, and commercial general liability carriers in the context of insurance coverage under commercial general liability policies related with construction disputes. He also assists clients drafting and negotiating construction contracts.

His experience also includes representing property owners in pre litigation and litigation against the property owners’ insurance company. Mr. Brizuela has experience representing both landlords and tenants in eviction proceedings. Mr. Brizuela’s experience also includes litigating breach of contract actions, shareholder disputes, business tort claims, Fair Labor Standard Act disputes, and employment discrimination actions.

Mr. Brizuela’s main goal is to find a cost effective remedy for the injury his clients’ have suffered. He is bilingual in English and Spanish. He is Board Certified in construction law by the Florida Bar, a member of the Hispanic Affairs Committee of the City of Miami Beach, Florida, and a member of the Unsafe Structures Board of Miami-Dade County, Florida. Mr. Brizuela has been selected a Super Lawyer, Rising Star, every year from 2013 to the present.

Mr. Brizuela Pro bono/Community Service:

  • Hispanic Affairs Committee of City of Miami Beach, Florida
  • Unsafe Structures Board of Miami-Dade County, Florida: focuses on reviewing decisions made by building officials to ensure they comply with safety requirements.