MIAMI, FL—RumbergerKirk welcomes Pedro M. Ortiz to the firm’s Miami office.
He will serve as of counsel and focus his practice on insurance coverage. In this role, he will assist insurers in all aspects of coverage disputes from pre-suit investigations and coverage evaluations to responses to civil remedy notices, declaratory judgments and bad faith litigation. He represents property insurers throughout Florida in first party coverage matters regarding claims for windstorm, fire, mold, theft, and water losses.
Prior to joining the firm, Ortiz worked as managing litigation counsel for a property and casualty insurance company, where he oversaw and managed the company’s South Florida in-house legal department. He brings more than 19 years of in-house litigation experience to the firm.
Ortiz graduated from Inter-American University of Puerto Rico School of Law in 2002 and earned a bachelor’s degree in management from Inter-American University of Puerto Rico in 1999.