Nelson Bellido has joined Roig Tutan, Rosenberg, Martin & Stoller as the managing partner of the firm’s downtown Miami office. Before that, he was a managing partner of the Miami office of Concepción Martinez & Bellido. Bellido has a bachelor’s degree from Duke University and a law degree from the University of Florida.
Before, he was at Shendell & Pollock, P.S., in Boca Raton. He has also been in-house counsel to Travelers Insurance Company, was a solo practitioner for nine years, and also has worked at numerous law firms throughout Florida.
Other experience: He is a member and past chairman of the Broward County Florida Bar Grievance Committee and a past member of the Miami-Dade County Florida Bar Unauthorized Practice of Law Committee. He is a Florida Supreme Court certified mediator. He was a captain in the Army JAG Corps, and also was a civilian attorney with the U.S. Army Claims Service, defending medical malpractice claims.
Education: Bachelor’s degree in English literature from Brooklyn College; J.D. from the University of Miami.
Best advice he ever received: Speak simply. Previous to attending law school, the words “before” and “after” worked fine and didn’t sound pretentious. They didn’t need to become “prior” and “subsequent.”
Michael Weiss, left, and Milton Blaut have launched Blaut Weiss Law Group in Plantation. Before, both attorneys were with Greenspoon Marder. Blaut has a law degree and a master’s in accounting from Syracuse University. Weiss has a law degree from the University of Miami and a bachelor’s in political science from Union College in Schenectady, New York.