Kevin Shohat joined the firm in March of 2020 as an Associate in the Miami Office. Since 2019, Mr. Shohat has focused his practice on first-party property insurance defense matters, including the investigation of claims involving primarily property claims, providing coverage opinions, and litigating coverage disputes.
Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Shohat represented national insurance carriers in disputes involving first party homeowner’s insurance claims and gained extensive experience in assisting carriers in various matters including third-party liability issues, pre and post-suit fraud investigations, defending the depositions of Corporate Representatives, and taking depositions of Insureds and their assignees.
Mr. Shohat was also an Assistant State Attorney for Miami-Dade County. As an Assistant State Attorney, Mr. Shohat prosecuted countless criminal cases ranging from traffic offenses and misdemeanors, to serious felonies punishable by life imprisonment. As a prosecutor, Mr. Shohat gained broad experience in jury selection, jury trials, motion practice, deposition practice and much more. This experience enables Mr. Shohat to be an effective advocate for his clients in the private sector.
Mr. Shohat began his undergraduate studies at Case Western Reserve University where he was also a member of the football team. Mr. Shohat ultimately earned his bachelor’s degree in sociology from the University of Miami. Mr. Shohat went on to earn his Juris Doctorate from the University of Miami as well. During law school, Mr. Shohat had the privilege to intern in the chambers of the Honorable Robert Scola of the United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida
University of Miami School of Law, J.D., 2016
University of Miami, B.A. 2012
Florida State Courts
United States District Court, Southern District of Florida