Franchesco (Frank) Soto

Partner

fsoto@haber.law

Frank Soto is a partner with the firm and concentrates his practice in the areas of construction litigation and real estate litigation. Mr. Soto has represented owners, contractors and sub-contractors in various construction disputes in State and Federal Courts throughout the State of Florida.

In addition, Frank Soto has represented individuals and corporations in various contractual, negligence and fraudulent conveyance claims and has defended residential mortgage lenders and other financial institutions in various claims involving breach of contract, business torts, bankruptcy, claims involving alleged violations of the Truth-in-Lending Act, the Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act, state consumer fraud and anti-predatory lending laws, and consumer privacy claims.

 

Education

J.D., Nova Southeastern University Shepard Broad Law Center,
Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, 2002

  • Honors: Jessup Moot Court Association (2001-2002 Law Review: Journal of International and Comparative Law, Associate Editor

B.A., Florida International University, Miami, Florida, 1998

  • Major: English Literature Minor: Political Science
 
 

Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice

  • Florida, 2002
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Florida, 2011
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Florida, 2005
 
 

Honors and Awards

  • Rising Star Recognized by the Super Lawyers, 2010 - 2014
  • Super Lawyers, 2014 - 2019
  • Best Lawyers, 2018 - 2020
 
 

Professional & Bar Association Memberships

  • Cuban American Bar Association (CABA)
  • Hispanic National Bar Association (HNBA)
  • Dade County Bar Association (DCBA)
  • Children’s Home Society of Miami (CHS)
    Board Member
  • Coral Gables Chamber of Commerce
    Past Trustee Member
  • Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce Past Trustee Member
  • Latin Builders Association
 
 

Languages

Spanish