In 2000 Soler established his own private practice, concentrating on the local and federal litigation of cases of medical malpractice, injuries during birth, cerebral palsy, severe and permanent physical, mental and emotional damages. In other cases, Soler represents companies in commercial transactions, intellectual property, corporate and insurance law. Since he began his private practice, Soler’s legal career has been accentuated by court sentences and settlements among the hundreds of thousands of dollars and beyond one million dollars.
Soler is licensed to practice law in the Supreme Court of the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, U.S. District Court for the District of Puerto Rico, U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit, Supreme Court for the United States and he is a public notary in Puerto Rico. Soler is the state representative of the American Association for Justice and a frequent speaker of the “Colegio de Abogados de Puerto Rico” and Legal Seminars, Inc.
Without a doubt, Soler derives its success from his clients’ successes. A renowned and successful lawyer in Puerto Rico, Soler enjoys facing the biggest and complicated cases. Since his second year as a law student, he worked as a law clerk for the prestigious law firm Álvaro R. Calderón in San Juan, Puerto Rico, focusing on state and federal civil cases, which included damages in general, physical damages, medical malpractice, product liability, contract and insurance law. Later, Soler was exposed to known cases such as In re Río Piedras Explosion Litigation, Castaño Tobacco Multi District Litigation, Castaño Safe Gun Multi District Litigation and In re Dupont Plaza Litigaction during the post-trial proceedings.
Since then, Soler has successfully litigated, in representation of his clients, many state and federal cases, obtaining numerous sentences and favorable settlements.
Soler’s legal practice concentrates on two main areas. First, he is a trial lawyer in state and federal cases involving general damages, medical malpractice, insurance, commercial and corporate litigation. Second, Soler is a professor to other lawyers as a provider of the continuing legal education program.
Attorney Soler-Muñiz obtained his bachelor’s degree in Business Administration with a concentration in International Trade and a minor degree in Finance from the St. Thomas University in Miami, Florida, where he graduated with a 3.70 GPA, receiving a distinction from the Dean’s National List. He graduated Cum Laude from the Interamerican University of Puerto Rico, School of Law in San Juan, Puerto Rico, where he participated in the Law Review and founded the Notary Academic Body.
Admissions and Licenses
Attorney Soler is license to practice law at the Supreme Court for the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, the U.S District Court for the District of Puerto Rico, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit, the Supreme Court of the United States and he is a public notary in Puerto Rico. On September 2013, Attorney Soler was admitted to practice law in the state of Illinois, U.S.
Attorney Soler is the representative of the American Association for Justice in Puerto Rico. He is also a member of the American Bar Association, Federal Bar Association and the Industrial Association of Puerto Rico.