Mr. Diaz Avila was born in Bogota, Colombia, but has been a native of South Florida since 2005. He received a Bachelor of Arts degree from Florida International University where he graduated Cum Laude in 2007. He then received his Juris Doctorate from the Florida International University College of Law in 2011. While in law school, Mr. Diaz Avila was selected as a teaching assistant for the legal writing program wherein he drafted several briefs used to grade first and second year students' legal memoranda and oral arguments.
Prior to joining Cole, Scott & Kissane, Mr. Diaz Avila practiced in the areas of foreclosure and bankruptcy.
Mr. Diaz Avila is fluent in Spanish.