Luis J. Acevedo-Bengoeche
Luis J. Acevedo-Bengoechea is an accomplished attorney with over 20 years of experience in a diverse legal practice. Luis was raised San Juan, Puerto Rico. He is a graduate of the Inter-American University of Puerto Rico, where he received a degree in Finance, magna cum laude. Luis then attended law school at the University of Puerto Rico School of Law. After law school, Luis worked in Puerto Rico for 14 years, representing parties in complex financial transactions. Luis then moved to Houston, Texas where he broadened his skills as an attorney, working on litigation matters and in governmental affairs before later honing his skills on matters for the health care industry. Luis also broadened his education experience, receiving a Masters in Law (L.LL.) from the University of Houston Law Center in Health Law in 2010. Luis brings to Shepherd, Smith, Edwards & Kantas his vast knowledge of business law, complex financial issues and broad experience in state and federal litigation, both in the United States and Puerto Rico.