Lorena Cantisani, Esq. is an associate attorney at The Hernandez Legal Group, focusing her practice on Property & Casualty Claims.
Ms. Cantisani attended Florida International University and earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree in English Literature, Cum Laude. She then earned her Juris Doctor Degree from Florida International University College of Law, in December 2017. While in law school, Ms. Cantisani received the CALI excellence award in Criminal Law and Family Law. She served as a teaching assistant for Dean Louis Schulze, Jr.
During law school, Ms. Cantisani had the honor of serving as a judicial intern at the Eleventh Judicial Circuit Court of Florida for the Honorable Norma Lindsey, where she assisted with court proceedings, wrote memorandums of law, and performed research on various civil litigation issues. Ms. Cantisani also worked as a law clerk at private law firms where she obtained experience in areas such as Property & Casualty Claims, Personal Injury Protection, Real Estate Law, and Family Law.
Ms. Cantisani actively served our community by volunteering for several organizations for numerous causes such as to aid the homeless, children with special needs, Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals recipients, and other important causes. Ms. Cantisani was also a member of the Carlos A. Costa Immigration & Human Rights Clinic, while simultaneously working for the Immigrant Children’s Justice Clinic at Florida International University School of Law. During her time at the clinics, Ms. Cantisani worked on over 30 cases.
Ms. Cantisani is licensed to practice law in the State of Florida and is admitted to practice law in the United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida.
When Ms. Cantisani is not working or serving her community, she enjoys traveling and spending time with her family.
Bar and Court Admissions
The Florida Bar
United States District Court, Southern District of Florida
Residential and Commercial Property Insurance Claims
First Party Property Insurance Litigation
Florida International University College of Law – Juris Doctor, 2017
Florida International University – Bachelor of Arts in English Literature, cum laude, 2015