Yasir Billoo
Of Counsel

Yasir Billoo is an experienced attorney in the areas of business/commercial law, general tort defense, employment & labor, construction litigation and civil appeals.

Yasir earned his law degree from Nova Southeastern University in Ft. Lauderdale , Florida and was admitted to both the Florida Bar and the California Bar in 2004. He is admitted to practice in all courts in each of these states.

Yasir earned dual Bachelors Degrees in International Relations and Communications from Florida International University . While earning his Juris Doctor, he was a member of the Jessup International Law Moot Court team and on the Board of the Journal of International and Comparative Law. A native of Karachi, Pakistan, Yasir, speaks English, Spanish, Urdu, Hindi and Memoni.

Prior to practicing law, Yasir managed the finances of a group of Central American companies, handling complex international financial transactions.

Yasir is currently a Member of the Board of Directors of a community non-profit organization called Lawyers to the Rescue. Yasir is also Treasurer of the Florida Muslim Bar Association.

Yasir also currently serves as a Hearing Officer for Miami-Dade County’s Commission on Human Rights, where he presides over appeals of initial determinations in cases where discrimination is alleged.

Practice Areas

Business/commercial law, general tort defense, employment & labor, construction litigation and civil appeals

Admitted

•  Florida Bar: 2004
•  California Bar: 2004
•  Supreme Court of Florida
•  Supreme Court of California
•  All Courts for the State of Florida and California
•  U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida
•  U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida
•  Eleventh Circuit for the U.S. Court of Appeals

Law School

Nova Southeastern University: J.D., 2003

College

•  Florida International University : B.S., Communications, 2000
•  Florida International University : B.A., International Relations, 1999

Memberships/Pro Bono Work

•  Board of Directors, Lawyers to the Rescue
•  Member, Attorney Breakfast Club
•  Treasurer, Florida Muslim Bar Association
•  Member, South Asian Bar Association

Email

ybilloo@goldengrimes.com