Marcelo Diaz-Cortes


DIRECT: 305.722.8890 | FAX: 305.403.8789

Marcelo Diaz-Cortes is an associate who focuses his practice on complex commercial litigation. Mr. Diaz-Cortes received his Bachelor of Science, summa cum laude, from Florida State University and his Juris Doctor, magna cum laude, from the University of Florida Levin College of Law, where he served as Research Editor for the Florida Law Review.

Areas of Experience

  • Complex Commercial Litigation
  • Creditors’ Rights & Bankruptcy

Awards and Recognitions

  • National Order of the Coif
  • Book Award: Advanced Problems in Bankruptcy (Spring 2015) & Legal Drafting (Fall 2013)
  • Finalist, American College of Bankruptcy, 11th Circuit Distinguished Law Student
  • Recipient, George C. Carr Memorial Scholarship
  • Recipient, Levin College of Law Scholarship
  • Dean’s List, University of Florida Levin College of Law (all semesters)
  • Phi Delta Phi Legal Honors Society


  • University of Florida Levin College of Law (J.D., magna cum laude, 2015)
  • Florida State University (B.S., summa cum laude, 2012)

Professional and Community Involvement

  • Research Editor, Florida Law Review
  • Member, Florida Journal of Technology Law & Policy
  • Research Assistant, Professor D. Daniel Sokol

Bar Admissions

  • Florida
  • United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida