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Louis Reinstein

Partner, Fort Lauderdale /

Louis Reinstein is a Partner in the firm’s Fort Lauderdale office, focusing his practice on Police Professional Litigation, Correctional Healthcare, Civil Rights Violations and Commercial Litigation. He is rated AV Preeminent® by Martindale-Hubbell, which indicates a demonstration of the highest professional and ethical standards, and is the highest rating a lawyer can receive.

Louis has extensive experience in state and federal civil court working on both trial and appellate cases. He has handled a variety of matters including, business litigation, civil rights actions, commercial litigation, insurance defense and premises liability claims.

Prior to beginning his legal career, Louis was a Teacher and Coach at a Jewish Day School in Broward County, Florida. Louis is an active member of the community and is a frequent presenter at educational events.

  • The Conservative Movement’s Interpretation of Jewish Law: A Focus on Divorce Law, Emory University, M.A. Thesis, June 1999
  • The Growth of Chabad in the United States and the Rise of Chabad Related Litigation, Nova Law Review, Vol. 30, Book 2, Winter 2006
  • AV Preeminent® by Martindale-Hubbell
  • Joseph Carter Professionalism Award, Broward County Bar Association, 2019
  • Selected for inclusion in Super Lawyers Magazine, “General Litigation” Category, 2017 – 2018
  • Selected for inclusion in Super Lawyers Rising Stars list, 2012-2016
  • Broward County Bar Association Section Chair Award, Appellate Section, 2016
  • Legal Aid Service of Broward County, Inc. Attorney of the Month, April 2016
  • Finalist for South Florida Business & Wealth Leaders in Law Award, Rising Star, 2015
  • David Posnack Jewish Day School Alumni Award, 2013
  • “Top 40 at 40”, Alexander Muss High School in Israel’s 40th Anniversary Celebration, 2012
  • Broward County Bar Association Paul May Young Professionalism Award, 2011
  • Legal Body Armor for Police at the Courthouse, October 2017
  • Qualified Immunity – The Secret Legal Defense Weapon for Law Enforcement Claims, October 2017
  • Board of Directors, Broward County Bar Association, 2019
  • Committee Member, Governmental and Public Policy Advocacy, The Florida Bar, 2019
  • Florida Bar Justice Teaching Program,  2010 – present
  • Vice Chair, Appellate Section, Broward County Bar Association, 2015 – 2018
  • Bench & Bar Committee, Broward County Bar Association, 2015 – present
  • President, Board of Directors, B’nai B’rith Justice Unit #5207, 2008 – present
  • Chair, Grievance Committee 17B, The Florida Bar, 2014 – 2017
  • Federal Court Practice Committee, The Florida Bar, 2013 – 2015
  • Student Education & Admissions To The Bar Committee, The Florida Bar, 2007 – 2010
  • Professionalism Committee and Mentor Sub-Committee, Broward County Bar Association, 2012 – 2014
  • Board of Directors, Young Lawyers Section, Broward County Bar Association, 2008 – 2010
  • Commissioner, Judicial Nominating Commission, Supreme Court of Florida, 1999 – 2001
  • Board Member, Advisory Board, Department of Religion, University of Florida, 2018 – present
  • Chair, Educational Advisory Board, City of Plantation, 2013 – 2018
  • Honorary Trustee, David Posnack Jewish Day School, 2013 – present
  • Chair, Advisory Committee, Broward County Affordable Housing, 2013 – 2016
  • Board of Directors, Goodman Jewish Family Services of Broward, 2014 – 2015
  • Board of Directors, Hillel of Broward and Palm Beach, 2011 – 2015
  • Vice Chair, Broward County Planning Council, 2009 – 2013
  • Spring 2016 Graduate, Citizens Academy, Miami Division, Federal Bureau of Investigation

Contact Information

Practice Areas


  • Florida
  • United States District Court, Southern District of Florida
  • United States District Court, Middle District of Florida
  • United States District Court, Northern District of Florida
  • United States Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit


  • Nova Southeastern University Shepard Broad College of Law, J.D., 2006
  • Emory University, M.A., 1999
  • University of Florida, B.A., 1996