LISSETTE M. CARRERAS
Lissette Carreras practices in the areas of commercial litigation and insolvency. Lissette has significant experience in investigating and litigating a wide range of issues and has done so successfully in both the civil and criminal arena.
Prior to joining the firm, Lissette amassed experience prosecuting and defending a vast array of civil matters including real property disputes, condominium association matters, insurance coverage and defense actions, construction defects, and commercial litigations. Lissette also served as an Assistant State Attorney for over four years, where she prosecuted thousands of cases ranging from insurance fraud and drug trafficking to violent felonies including armed robbery, kidnapping, and murder. Lissette was responsible for multi-faceted investigations which called upon her to make decisions concerning the sufficiency and strength of evidence and the direction and scope of the cases. Lissette has tried over sixty cases to verdict before juries in Miami-Dade County.
SunTrust International Center
One Southeast Third Avenue
Miami, FL 33131
J.D., The George Washington University Law School
B.A., Florida International University, magna cum laude
Associate, Law Office of Alexis Gonzalez, P.A.
Assistant State Attorney, Office of the State Attorney, Miami-Dade County
Intern for Congressman Lincoln Diaz-Balart
U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida, Middle District of Florida