Attorney at Law
Peter P. Sotolongo, Esq. is the founder of Sotolongo Law. He focuses his practice on Admiralty and Maritime law, Personal Injury and Medical Malpractice. Mr. Sotolongo attended John Jay College of Criminal Justice in New York City, where he obtained his Bachelors' degree in Criminal Justice. Thereafter, he moved to Miami, Florida where he worked as a Bailiff in the Miami-Dade County Courthouse, Circuit Civil Division for four years. During this time, Mr. Sotolongo had the privilege of observing hundreds of trials. Realizing this was his calling, Mr. Sotolongo attended Nova Southeastern University, Shepard Broad Law Center, where he received his Juris Doctorate in 2002. A native of Cuba, Mr. Sotolongo migrated to the United States in 1980 with his family at age nine. Mr. Sotolongo enjoys living a healthy lifestyle, reading and helping those in need. Mr. Sotolongo is admitted to practice by The Florida Bar and the U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida.
Kai is the firm's Case Coordinator. Kai has many years of experience in working as a case coordinator and has extensive experience in assisting injured crew members. For over 13 years Kai was a seaman himself for a major cruise line. Kai knows the types of injuries that crew members suffer, and his heart is with them.
Kai is a native of Costa Rica and is fluent in both the English and Spanish. He is here for you.
Carolina Alvarez joined the team in 2014 as a Legal Assistant. She has a Bachelor's degree in Criminal Justice from Florida International University. Since joining the firm, Carolina has been a tremendous asset for our clients. Her ability to care for and understand injured clients and their needs is exceptional. Carolina was born in the U.S. but her parents are from Central America and is fluent in both English and Spanish.