Fowler White Burnett has hired Luis S. Konski as a shareholder in keeping with the firm’s expansion of its International practice.
Konski, who will work within Fowler White Burnett’s Commercial Litigation and International Practice Groups, has extensive experience successfully litigating a broad spectrum of complex commercial matters throughout the United States, including domestic and international business disputes involving banking, financial frauds, securities, energy, unfair trade practices, antitrust, computer abuse, and international and domestic arbitration.
Konski’s initial government service encompassed nine years with the U.S. Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission in Washington, D.C., first as a trial attorney and then as a supervisor trial attorney, where he spearheaded complex federal litigations such as Three Mile Island, relicensing of the Merwin hydroelectric plant, various enforcements, investigations and antitrust cases, and the cancellation of the Pilgrim II Nuclear Plant.
Fluent in Spanish and Portuguese, Konski has moderated and taught courses at the Florida Bar International Law Section on arbitration and international litigation matters.
He is a graduate with honors from the University of Florida, with his J.D. and a B.A. in Latin American Studies, and is a member of the Executive Council of the International Section of the Florida Bar, and a member of the Executive Committee of the Southern Regional Board of the Anti-Defamation League.
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