James A. Cueva Partner

Email Address: jcueva@rlattorneys.com
Direct Phone & Fax: (786) 574-2013

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James focuses his practice on insurance defense, bodily injury defense, and general civil litigation. James has extensive experience representing retail, restaurant, and hospitality clients, as well as manufacturers, in a variety of diverse matters, including premises liability, products liability, automobile liability, negligent security matters, employment defense, and civil rights. James has also defended clients in commercial litigation matters, including breach of contract, trademark infringement, and business torts. Prior to joining Resnick & Louis, P.C., James was a civil litigation attorney at a mid-sized regional insurance defense firm and a small boutique insurance defense firm in Miami, Florida.

While in law school at the University of Miami, James was a fellow of the James Weldon Johnson/Robert H. Waters Summer Institute. James also earned a number of academic and extracurricular honors such as Dean’s List Honors for the Fall 2000 semester, the CALI book award in Environmental Law and Dean’s Certificates of Achievement in Environmental Law and in a Seminar on Races, Ethnicities, and the Law. James was a winner of the 2003 Moot Court Board Client Counseling Competition and was a selected as a member of the Society of Bar & Gavel.

As part of his commitment to public service, Mr. Cueva has been an active member of the Miami-Dade County Unsafe Structures Board since 2000 and has served as Chairman of the Board since 2002. James is an active member of the Knights of Columbus. Mr. Cueva is an avid college football fan, and enjoys fishing, sailing and spending time with his family.