It is our pleasure to announce that Diana I. Castrillon, Esq. has now joined Freeman Injury Law where she will be founding and managing the Claimant’s Workers’ Compensation department.
Ms. Castrillon has been in practice for over 17 years in the State of Florida. Diana started her practice as a defense attorney representing insurance companies, and for the last 15 years, Ms. Castrillon has been representing only injured workers in Workers Compensation cases. Diana obtained her undergraduate degree from the University of Florida in 1997 with honors and her law degree from Nova Southeastern University in 2001 with high honors. She has been an active member of the Florida Bar since 2001.
In 2018, Ms. Castrillon was named Chair of the Year by the Broward County Bar Association for her work in the Workers’ Compensation section providing services to the legal community. Before that, in 2004, she was named Outstanding Female Lawyer by the Woman’s Lawyers Journal.
Ms. Castrillon sits on the Board of Directors for the Florida Worker’s Advocates and serves as the chair of the Educational Committee. Ms. Castrillon is also a member of the Executive Council for the Florida Bar Workers’ Compensation Division and the Broward County Bar Association Workers’ Compensation Section as well as an active member of the American Bar Association, the Florida Association of Hispanic Attorneys, the Broward County Hispanic Bar Association, and the Broward County Trial Lawyers Association.
Additionally, Ms. Castrillon is a frequent article contributor for legal publications such as “The Barrister,” “The Florida Bar Journal” and the “Florida Bar Workers Compensation Section Quarterly.” From 2008 to the present, Diana has been a speaker and presenter at the FWCI Annual Bar Convention to discuss the topics of ethics and professionalism to other attorney’s and claims professionals in the insurance industry.
Currently, Ms. Castrillon brings all of her experience to Freeman Injury Law in order to provide our clients with competent and compassionate representation in Workers Compensation law. Ms. Castrillon provides services throughout South Florida and the Orlando areas. If you have been injured in an accident at work, please call Freeman Injury Law today at (800) 561-7777.