Mr. Derek Cornelius is an Associate Attorney at the firm of KS Attorneys at Law. Mr. Cornelius graduated from the University of Central Florida with a Bachelors of Arts/Science in Criminal Justice, with a Minor in Legal Studies in 2013. Mr. Cornelius received his Juris Doctorate from Nova Southeastern Shepard Broad College of Law in 2016, and has been working for KS Attorneys at Law since 2015.
Mr. Cornelius gained exponential amounts of experience in real estate closings, title work, and wills/trusts law while working at the Law Offices of Barry A. Diamond, P.A., during summers while visiting home from College.
Mr. Cornelius also gained vast amounts of invaluable experience in all forms of the Personal Injury practice, assisting injured Plaintiffs during his tenure at the University of Central Florida, while working for Morgan & Morgan, P.A., one of the largest Personal Injury Firms in the Southeast portion of the United States.
Mr. Cornelius’ primarily concentrates his practice of law in Personal Injury cases, assisting seriously injured Plaintiffs in going up against some of the largest insurance companies in the United States. However, Mr. Cornelius also dedicates time and effort towards complex commercial litigation/business litigation cases as well.
In his spare time, Mr. Cornelius enjoys playing a wide range of sports including Ice Hockey, Softball, Fishing and Surfing. He also is an avid College and Professional Football fan and loves spending weekends watching games on TV or in person yelling from the stands.
Mr. Cornelius is licensed to practice law in the State of Florida.