Ramy P. Elmasri Partner
As a former claims attorney Ramy Elmasri, Esq. understands the needs of insurers and their insureds for the highest quality, effective and expedient resolution of their cases. He is rated AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell and has extensive litigation, trial and appellate experience. Ramy was born in San Francisco, California and raised in the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex region by his father, a renowned computer science professor, and his artist mother. He graduated from Texas Tech University where he obtained a B.A. in Advertising with a minor in Political Science. After graduation Ramy spent a year working in the advertising industry before attending law school at Texas A&M University School of Law, in Fort Worth, Texas. Some of his academic honors include making the Dean’s List and participation in the Trial Advocacy program. He also studied European Union and International Law abroad at the University of Barcelona. After graduating law school and becoming a member of the Texas Bar, Ramy gained in depth experience in civil litigation where he handled mass tort, products liability and personal injury cases as a Plaintiff’s attorney. He then he moved on to work for AIG in New York City as a claims attorney in their Directors & Officers, Financial Institutions Department. As a former insurance company claims attorney Ramy managed a high volume caseload of Directors & Officers, Errors & Omissions, Professional Liability, Employment Practices and National Financial Institutions claims. He has overseen large exposure claims for financial institutions and national companies such as Mass Mutual Financial Group, ING North America, The Guardian Life Insurance Company of America, Lincoln Financial Group and State Farm Insurance Company.
Ramy began his legal career in Florida as an associate with Boyd Richards Parker & Colonnelli until departing to manage the Directors & Officers Liability, Errors and Omissions and Employment Practices Litigation Department of a large regional firm, until rejoining Boyd Richards Parker & Colonnelli as a Partner. Ramy strives to give each of his clients the best and most complete representation available. His practice consists of implementing cost effective strategies to resolve conflicts promptly and efficiently. His background as a former plaintiff’s attorney and an insurance company claims attorney gives him a unique perspective and allows him to utilize his skills to obtain the best and quickest resolution possible for both the carrier and the client. In his spare time Ramy enjoys running, traveling to new places and is an avid food and wine enthusiast. He volunteers and serves on the board of directors of a local non-profit helping to provide Latino students with insurance industry summer internships.
ADMISSIONS, PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS AND MEMBERSHIPS
Florida Bar Texas Bar U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida
Graduate: Texas A&M School of Law, J.D. Undergraduate: Texas Tech University, B.A. Advertising, with a minor degree in Political Science
Vista Golf, LLC v. Vista Royale Prop. Owners Association, 164 So. 3d 140, 140 (Fla. 4th DCA 2015)