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Krista Fowler Acuña

KRISTA FOWLER ACUÑA is a partner in the Miami office of The Chartwell Law Offices, LLP. Ms. Fowler Acuña graduated from Indiana University, with a B.A. in 1999, and earned her law degree from the University of Miami School of Law, cum laude, in 2003. She is admitted to the Florida Bar, and United States District Court for the Southern and Middle Districts of Florida. Ms. Acuña defends insured and...

Andrew W. Anderson

In Memoriam of Andrew Anderson​ ANDREW W. ANDERSON is a partner in both Chartwell’s Miami and Deerfield Beach offices.   Mr. Anderson graduated from the U.S. Coast Guard Academy, with a B.S. in 1969, and earned his law degree, magna cum laude, from the University of Miami, School of Law in 1976.  In addition, Mr. Anderson received his LL.M. Degree, Ocean and Coastal Law from the University of Miami in 1987. He is...

Ingrid A. Castro

INGRID A. CASTRO is an Associate in Chartwell’s Miami, Florida office. Ms. Castro practices general civil litigation defense, with an emphasis on premises liability, auto negligence, trucking and insurance defense. Ingrid was born in Honduras and raised in Queens, New York. She graduated magna cum laude from Queens College of the City University of New York wherein she received her Bachelor of Arts degree in English and Political Science with a Minor...

Raúl J. Chacón Jr.

RAÚL J. CHACÓN JR. is the Managing Partner with the Miami office of The Chartwell Law Offices, LLP.  Mr. Chacón’s practice focuses primarily on defense of clients (individual and commercial) in a variety of marine matters, which involve personal injury, products liability, premises liability, and commercial litigation issues.  He is regularly appointed to act as national and local counsel by insurance companies on marine products liability matters and has represented clients...

P. Zak Colangelo

P. ZAK COLANGELO is an associate in Chartwell’s Miami office. Born in New York, New York, Mr. Colangelo graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in English from Washington and Lee University in 2010, where he focused his studies on Medieval British Literature. At Washington and Lee, Mr. Colangelo was also a four-year letterman on the school’s wrestling team. After returning to New York City to spend a year working in...

Andrew D Craven

ANDREW D. CRAVEN is a partner with the Miami office of The Chartwell Law Offices, LLP.  Mr. Craven's practice focuses primarily on maritime matters, including the defense of crew and passenger claims, limitation of liability actions, cargo claims, and salvage claims.  Mr. Craven's experience includes trials, arbitrations, and appeals.  He is Board Certified in Admiralty and Maritime law by the Florida Bar. Mr. Craven graduated from Florida State University with a...

William H. Edwards

WILLIAM HENRY EDWARDS is an associate in Chartwell’s Miami, Florida office. Mr. Edwards focuses his practice in the areas of personal injury, wrongful death, transportation and general civil litigation. Born in Washington, D.C., Mr. Edwards grew up in Virginia, New Jersey, London, England, and Florida. William received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from Emory University, wherein he was an active member of the Beta Theta Pi fraternity. He then earned...

Ronnie Guillen

RONNIE GUILLEN is an associate in Chartwell’s Miami, Florida office. He has trial and appellate experience in state and federal courts.  Mr. Guillen’s practice focuses on a wide variety of labor and employment matters and he has represented employers before state and federal courts, as well as before the U.S. EEOC and the Florida Commission on Human Relations.  He also advises clients with respect to policies and procedures, employment discrimination...

Mark R. Houck

MARK R. HOUCK is a partner of Chartwell’s Florida offices. Mr. Houck graduated from Vanderbilt University, with a B.A. in 1976, and earned his law degree from the University of Miami School of Law in 1979. He is admitted to the Florida Bar, United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida, United States District Court, Middle and Northern Districts of Florida, United States Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit,...

Derek H. Lloyd

DEREK H. LLOYD is a partner in Chartwell’s Miami, Florida office. Derek practices in all areas of civil litigation, including premises liability, trucking negligence, automobile negligence, first party property, insurance coverage, products liability, medical malpractice, nursing home and assisted living facility negligence, negligent hiring, retention and supervision, negligent security and general liability. Derek has defended catastrophic injury cases throughout the course of his legal career, which began in 1997. Derek received his...

Mitchell L. Lundeen

MITCHELL L. LUNDEEN is a partner in the Miami office of The Chartwell Law Offices, LLP. Mr. Lundeen graduated from Vanderbilt University, cum laude, with a B.A. in 1975, and earned his law degree from the University of Florida in 1977. He is admitted to the Florida Bar, and United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida. Mr. Lundeen concentrates his practice in general liability, commercial litigation, products...

Marcus G. Mahfood

MARCUS G. MAHFOOD is a Partner with the Miami office of The Chartwell Law Offices, LLP.  Mr. Mahfood is an experienced federal court litigator specializing in the areas of Admiralty and Maritime law and insurance coverage litigation. His practice also includes handling a wide variety of crew and passenger claims, marine insurance claims, yacht and small recreational boat matters, personal injury and wrongful death claims, property damage claims, premises liability,...

Gustavo Martinez

  GUSTAVO A. (“GUS”) MARTINEZ-TRISTANI is an associate in the Chartwell’s Miami, Florida office. Gus was born and raised in Puerto Rico and earned his Bachelor of Arts Degree in Sociology from the University of Puerto Rico. He earned his Juris Doctor Degree from the Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico, School of Law, where he was a member of the Law Review, the Dean’s List, and graduated in the top...

Matthew Olmsted

MATTHEW OLMSTED is an associate in Chartwell’s Deerfield Beach and Miami, Florida offices. Mr. Olmsted has experience handling a wide variety of civil and commercial litigation matters including trucking defense, insurance coverage matters, insurance bad faith, construction defects, premises liability, breach of contract and personal injury defense. Mr. Olmsted graduated from the University of Utah, in Salt Lake City, Utah where he majored in Political Science. After receiving his Bachelor of Arts...

C. Mark Vazzana

C. MARK VAZZANA  is an associate in Chartwell's Miami, Florida office.  Mr. Vazzana is an experienced trial attorney focusing on general civil litigation.  He has extensive experience in defending medical malpractice, personal injury (trucking accidents, auto negligence, premises liability) food liabilty, dram shop, products liability, and general insurance defense cases. Mr. Vazzana graduated from Bentley College in Waltham,  Massachusetts where he majored in International Cultures and Economics.  After receiving his degree, he...


Krista Fowler
Acuña

Miami

Andrew W.
Anderson

Deerfield Beach
Miami

Ingrid A.
Castro

Miami

Raúl J.
Chacón Jr.

Miami

P. Zak
Colangelo

Miami

Andrew D
Craven

Miami

William H.
Edwards

Miami

Mark R.
Houck

Miami

Derek H.
Lloyd

Miami

Mitchell L.
Lundeen

Miami

Marcus G.
Mahfood

Miami

Gustavo
Martinez

Miami

Matthew
Olmsted

Deerfield Beach
Miami

C. Mark
Vazzana

Miami

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