At Gazitua Letelier, Ian is responsible for assisting clients navigate the procurement process, preparing public records requests, and preparing tailored responses for Requests for Quotation, Requests for Proposal, and Bids. He attends various meetings for project briefings, pre-bids, and the Miami Sports Exhibition Authority, ensuring that clients are aware of the latest opportunities throughout Miami-Dade County. Ian also performs legal research on various municipal ordinances and resolutions, upcoming projects in Miami-Dade County, and accordingly writes memoranda to clients communicating the details.
Ian is a charming, determined, and hard-working individual who is able to multi-task while simultaneously meeting deadlines in a high pressure environment. He was born and raised in South Florida, is of Cuban descent, and is fluent in Spanish. At Florida International University, Ian received a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and a Certificate in Professional and Public Writing. While completing his collegiate studies, Ian worked as the Director of Client Relations at Mager Paruas, LLC, a civil litigation law firm, where he managed over 250 clients. After his first year of law school, he was invited to return to Mager Paruas as a law clerk under prominent appellate attorney Scott A. Mager, Esq.
Ian is currently a third year law student at St. Thomas University School of Law, where he has continued to excel. He serves as Vice President of Alumni Relations on the Moot Court Board, received the Best Brief Award for the Spring 2017 Moot Court Board Intramural Competition, and received the nationally recognized CALI Excellence for the Future Award for the top grade in Business Associations.