William C. Diaz-Rousselot represents automotive dealerships, focusing on the area of regulatory compliance. Prior to joining Kurkin Forehand Brandes, Diaz-Rousselot served as associate in-house and as Compliance Officer for one of the larger automotive dealership groups in the South Florida market. As Compliance Officer, Diaz-Rousselot developed and managed the Group’s compliance programs, such as their Identity Theft Prevention Program and Safeguards Program. In addition, Diaz-Rousselot advised the dealership group on OFAC compliance, compliance with Florida’s various Consumer Protection statutes, and on documentary compliance, as well as on matters pertaining to worker’s compensation.
Prior to becoming associate in-house counsel, Diaz-Rousselot practiced for over a decade in the area of insurance defense, specializing in workers’ compensation defense. Diaz-Rousselot is a member of The Florida Bar Association, as well as a member of the United States District Court, Southern District of Florida.
Diaz-Rousselot has a bachelor’s in English from Florida International University and a J.D. from the St. Thomas University School of Law. He is an alumni of Christopher Columbus High School.
In addition, Diaz-Rousselot serves as President of the FIU English Alumni Group, raising funds for the University’s English Department. Diaz-Rousselot also serves on the Executive Committee of the Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce’s Leadership Miami Program, from which he graduated in 2011.
V-card: William Diaz-Rousselet
18851 NE 29 Ave
Aventura, FL 33180
Automobile Dealer Law
J.D., St. Thomas University School of Law
B.A., English, Florida International University
Kurkin Forehand Brandes LLP focuses on contract law, election law, franchise law, automobile dealer law, real estate law, business acquisitions, regulatory compliance, government disputes and commercial litigation. Its partners represent the Florida Automobile Dealers Association and regularly conduct compliance seminars for organization members.
18851 N.E. 29th Avenue
Aventura, FL 33180-2808
Phone: (305) 929-8500
Fax: (305) 675-0564
315 S. Calhoun Street, Suite 850
Tallahassee, FL 32301
Phone: (850) 391-5060